SHOWTEC LED Bar DMX User`s manual

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USER'S MANUAL
POWER INPUT:
AC 230V~50Hz
FUSE:
F6.3A 250V 5x20mm
OUTPUT:
1.5A / Channel, 6A / Total.
CHINA
POWER INPUT:
AC 220V~50Hz
FUSE:
F6.3A 250V 5x20mm
OUTPUT:
5A /Channel, 20A / Total.
FUSE(Internal): F0.315A 250V
FUSES
CAUTION
CH1
CH2
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DISCONNECT INPUT POWER
BEFORE OPENING
N'OUVREZ PAS..RISQUE DE CHOCELECTRIQUE
THIS APPARATUS MUST BE EARTHED
WARNING:
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Contents
Features 1
General Instructions 2
1. Overview 3
2. Operation Guide 5
2.1 Mode Select 5
2.2 DMX Mode 5
2.3 MIDI Mode 6
2.4 Master Mode 7
2.5 Preset Functions 8
2.6 Chase Direction 10
2.7 Cross and Normal Dimmer 10
2.8 Link Up 11
2.9 Initialization 11
Technical Specifications 12
Improvement and changes to
specifications, design and this
manual, may be made at any time
without prior notice.
All rights reserved.
Features
Thank you for your purchase.
This product features include:
4 channel chaser with 16 built-in programs and 6 operating modes:
MANUAL DIMMER/MANUAL PROGRAM/ AUTO PROGRAM/
HOLD SOUND/ PROG. SOUND/ AUTO SOUND.
4 channel MIDI pack with 4 individual Note Numbers
4 channel DMX dimmer pack with 4 individual DMX addresses
Normal/Cross dimmer
Forward/Reverse chasing direction
Fade Time control
Preheat function
Manual override
Built-in microphone for Music triggering
Power failure memory
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General Instructions
Read the instruction in this manual carefully and thoroughly, as they give important
information regarding safety during use and maintenance. Keep this manual with
the unit, in order to consult it in the future. If the unit is sold or given to another
operator, make certain that it always has its manual, to enable the new owner to
read about its operation and re lative instructions.
WARNING
This product must be earthed.
DO NOT make any inflammable liquids, water or metal objects enter the unit.
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose this product under a high
temperature or humidity area.
Take care not to damage the power cord.
DO NOT open the unit--there are no user serviceable parts inside.
NEVER try to repair the unit yourself. Repairs by unqualified people could cause
damage or faulty operation. Contact your nearest dealer.
Wait for at least one second to turn on the power after turning off this unit.
CAUTION
This unit is intended for indoor use only.
After having removed the packaging check that the unit is NOT damaged in any way.
If in doubt, DON'T use it and contact an authorized dealer.
Packaging material (plastic bags, polystyrene foam, nails, etc.) MUST NOT be left
within children's reach, as it can be dangerous.
STOP using the unit immediately In the event of serious operation problems and
either contact your local dealer for a check or contact us directly.
DO NOT dismantle or modify the unit.
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CHINA
3
POWER INPUT:
AC 220V~50Hz
FUSE:
F6.3A 250V 5x20mm
OUTPUT:
5A /Channel, 20A / Total.
POWER INPUT:
AC 230V~50Hz
FUSE:
F6.3A 250V 5x20mm
OUTPUT:
1.5A / Channel, 6A / Total.
FUSE(Internal): F0.315A 250V
CAUTION
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DISCONNECT INPUT POWER
BEFORE OPENING
MADE IN PRC
N'OUVREZ PAS..RISQUE DE CHOCELECTRIQUE
THIS APPARATUS MUST BE EARTHED
WARNING:
CH2
CH4
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CH3
FUSES
CH1
1. Overview
7
6
4
8
2
MIDI
IN
THRU
5
2
1
3
DMX
3
3
1
2
IN
AC INPUT
POWER
1.Gnd
2.Data 3.Data +
OUT
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1. Overview
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
Control Board
1. Power Input
NAC3MPA by Powercon, 250V, 20A
2. DMX IN
This connector receives DMX signal.
3. DMX Out
This connector sends DMX signal.
4. MIDI IN
This connector receives MIDI signal.
5. MIDI THRU
This connector sends MIDI signal through to
the next MIDI device.
6. Control Board
This control board is used to set this unit
via these function buttons.
7. Channel Output
1.5 A/CH., Total 6 A max.(CE)
5 A/CH., Total 20 A max.(CHINA)
8. Channel Fuse
F6.3A 250V 5x20mm
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2. Operation Guide
2.1 Mode Select
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
MIDI
Ch.1
F
1
Master
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
IN
Max
Signal Select
Audio Sen.
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Min
Signal Select
Min
DMX/MIDI
DMX/MIDI
While holding down F button, tap Signal
Select button, when the Segment Display
shows"OUT", Master LED lights indicating
Master mode is active.
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
Press and hold down F button first, tap the
Signal Select button, the Segment Display
shows "IN".
Keep pressing F button, tap the DMX /MIDI
button to select DMX or MIDI mode,
corresponding LED indicates the current
mode.
IN
Max
Audio Sen.
DMX/MIDI
Stand By
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Signal
DMX
Manual Dimmer
2.2 DMX Mode
When the Segment Display shows "IN" and the DMX LED lights, this unit serves
as a 4 channel DMX dimmer pack. The Signal LED blinks when DMX signal is
available.
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
5
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
1. Tap the channel button(Ch1-Ch4), the
corresponding channel LED blinks indicating
your selection and the Segment Display shows
the DMX address of the channel.
2. Operation Guide
2.2 DMX Mode
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
F
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
1
Min
Ch.2
Manual Dimmer
Ch.1
Audio Sen.
Signal Select
Audio Sen.
Min
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
2. Tap the Up/Down button to select your desired
DMX address from 001 to 512.
Stand By
Max
DMX/MIDI
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
3. Once you've set the DMX address, tap the
channel button a second time to store your
setting into memory.
4. Continue steps 1-3 until you've set the
addresses all 4 channels.
2.3 MIDI Mode
When the Segment Display shows "IN" , while holding down F button, tap DMX /MIDI
button causing the MIDI LED lights up, which indicates MIDI mode is active. The
Signal LED blinks when MIDI signal is available.
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
1. Tap the channel button(Ch1-Ch4), the
corresponding channel LED blinks indicating
your selection and the Segment Display shows
the Note Number of the channel.
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2. Operation Guide
2.3 MIDI Mode
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.1
F
Ch.2
1
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
25
Max
Signal Select
Audio Sen.
Min
DMX/MIDI
Stand By
25
Max
Signal Select
2. Tap the Up/Down button to select the Note
Number from 001 to 128.
DMX/MIDI
3. Once you've selected the Note Number, tap
the channel button a second time to store your
setting into memory.
4. Continue steps 1-3 to set Note Number of the
other channel.
2.4 Master Mode
When the Segment Display shows "OUT" and the
Master LED lights, this unit serves as a 4 channel
DMX chaser.
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
7
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
Keep pressing F button, tap Mode button several
times to select chase mode from Manual Dimmer/
Manual Program/Auto Program/Auto Sound/Prog.
Sound/Hold Sound, corresponding LED indicates
your selection.
2. Operation Guide
2.4 Master Mode
Manual Dimmer
Manual Dimmer LED is on, you can adjust the intensity
of individual of 4 channels using CH 1-4 and UP/DOWN
buttons.
Manual Program
Manual Program LED is on, you can select any of 16
preset programs to chase.
Auto Program
Auto Program LED is on, every of 16 programs will be
executed 8 times in sequence.
Hold Sound
Hold Sound LED is on, channels 1-4 are controlled by
music rhythms detected by built-in microphone, its
sensitivity can be adjusted.
Prog Sound
Prog Sound LED is on, the programs are executed by
Bass, 16 preset programs are selectable.
Auto Sound
Auto Sound LED is on, every of 16 programs will be
executed 8 times in sequence by Bass.
2.5 Preset Functions
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
Audio Sen.
Min
Max
DMX/MIDI
Stand By
Fade Time
f
Signal Select
Keep pressing F button, tap Preset button
several times to change functions between
Fade Time/Dimmer/Preheat/Speed/Program
/MIDI channel.
DMX/MIDI
The Segment Display shows "F"
followed by three numbers 000100. Tap Up/Down button to set
fade time from instant to 60 seconds.
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2. Operation Guide
2.5 Preset Functions
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Master
DMX
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Hold Sound
Manual Program
1
Audio Sen.
Min
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
Audio Sen.
Min
Max
Audio Sen.
Min
E:00
Audio Sen.
Max
Stand By
Min
Max
The Segment Display shows "d"
followed by three numbers 000100. Tap Up/Down button to
adjust intensity from fully off(000)
to fully on(100).
Preheat
The Segment Display shows "E"
followed by two numbers 00-25.
Tap Up/Down button to adjust from
0% intensity to 25% intensity.
Program
The Segment Display shows "P"
followed by two numbers 01-16.
Tap Up/Down button to select
desired chase program.
Speed
The Segment Display shows "SP"
followed by two numbers 01-99.
Tap Up/Down button to select
desired chase speed. 01 will give
a slowest speed, 99 will give a
fastest speed.
MIDI
Channel
The Segment Display shows "CH"
followed by two numbers 01-16.
Tap Up/Down button to select
your desired MIDI Channel.
DMX/MIDI
Stand By
sp:0i
Signal Select
Audio Sen.
Master
Dimmer
or
Channel
Dimmer
DMX/MIDI
Max
Signal Select
Min
DMX/MIDI
Stand By
Signal Select
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Ch.1
9
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Manual Dimmer
MIDI
Signal
F
Manual Dimmer
DMX/MIDI
Stand By
ch:0i
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
2. Operation Guide
2.6 Chase Direction
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
Max
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
Keep pressing F button, tap button to select
chase direction, the Segment Display shows
"L--" or "R--". "L--" indicates the programs will
chase from left to right, and "R--" indicates the
programs will chase from right to left.
2.7 Cross and Normal Dimmer
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Max
Stand By
CAO
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
Keep pressing F button, tap D/S button to select
dimmer mode from Cross / Normal dimmer.
The Segment Display shows "CRO" when cross
dimmer is active. In Cross mode, if channel intensity
is 50%(>50%) , the fixture will be fully on; if channel
intensity is less than 50%, the fixture will be fully off.
Master
DMX
MIDI
Signal
Ch.1
F
1
Manual Dimmer
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Program
Auto Sound
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Max
Stand By
NOA
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
The Segment Display shows "NOR" when normal
dimmer is active. In Normal mode, you can adjust
the intensity using UP/DOWN button.
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2. Operation Guide
2.8 Link Up
Several units can be linked up using DMX cables. When linking, make sure only
one unit works in Master mode, and the other units will work depending on the
master unit.
2.9 Initialization
Master
DMX
MIDI
Ch.1
11
Hold Sound
Manual Program
Prog Sound
Auto Sound
Auto Program
Signal
F
Manual Dimmer
1
Ch.2
Ch.3
Ch.4
D/S
Mode
Preset
2
3
4
Audio Sen.
Min
Stand By
in
Max
Signal Select
DMX/MIDI
Press F, Signal Select and DMX/ MIDI buttons
at a time, this unit will initialize its memory, the
Segment Display goes out. Release all three
buttons, this unit will return to default setting, the
Segment Display shows "IN", and Manual Dimmer
LED is on.
3. Technical Specifications
Power Input ...................................................... AC 230V~50Hz (CE)
AC 220V~50Hz (CHINA)
Channel Output .......................................... 1.5A/CH., Total 6A (CE)
5A/CH., Total 20A (CHINA)
DMX In/Out .............................. 3 pin female & male XLR socket x1
MIDI In/Thru ..................................................... 5 pin multiple socket
Channel Fuse ................................... F6.3A 250V 5x20mm (x4PCS)
Dimensions .............................................................. 1320x60x80mm
Weight(approx) ........................................................................ 4.3 kg
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Rev 1.1 April 2003
24-004-0423