Patch Panel

This is a patch panel. Sort of looks like an old telephone operator’s plug board. Each vertical line of holes, 5 each, are wired to one dimmer. Here we can see all the circuits waiting to be used. These wires are connected to the circuits in the electric pipes....

House Lights

These are the “cans” used for the house lights at the Edward R. Murrow High School in Brooklyn, NY. This is a 250watt lamp that is used for the house lights. The top of the ceiling. You can see two house light cans connected via conduit. The catwalk in the cove. Can...

Lighting Units

This is an Altman 360Q theatrical Lighting Unit. Most often referred to as a LEKO.BCS owns the following LEKOs 6 1/2″ x 4 1/2″ 6″ x 9″ 6″ x 8″ 6″ x 12″ 6″ x 16″         ERS (Ellipsoidal...

Follow Spot

How to use the Altman Model 1000Q Spotlight-Gerald(WebPage assignment-1st draft). This model of Altman spotlight is controlled from rear. This light is best used from the right side of the unit. This way one has access to the gel controls with their right hand and has...

Hanging a Light

Hook C-Clamp onto pipe. Remember that if you are leaning into the pipe, you will want to face the opening of the clamp away from you so that you may push the C-Clamp towards the pipe, where-as, if you are leaning away from the pipe. you want to hook the C-Clamp from...

Dimmers (3)

This is the NEW Dimmer rack at the Edward R. Murrow High School. This rack holds 98 2.4K dimmers Another photo showing the main cut off switch. Here we see the control panels for the computer driven house light system. To program the system, we use a program on a...