Jim Laws Collection


Documents


AC1000 Cyc Floods Brochure 
[1.64Mb PDF]
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ADB / CCT Memolight 
[609kb PDF]
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Arri FX Datasheet 
[541kb PDF]
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Arri Imagine brochure 
[2.43Mb PDF]
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Arri Portable Dimmers 
[230kb PDF]
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Avab 201 Leaflet 
[1.41Mb PDF]
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Channel Master 3 Preset brochure 
[3Mb PDF]
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Colorsette 4 and 6 leaflet 
[1.09Mb PDF]
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Command 2 Datasheet 
[930kb PDF]
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Compact Datasheet 
[8.38Mb PDF]
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D1T2 Brochure 
[919kb PDF]
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Eddiscope Leaflet 
[759kb PDF]
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Flatapak and Linkit Brochure 
[1.18Mb PDF]
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Helios Range Brochure 
[ PDF]
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Helios Range brochure 
[2.53Mb PDF]
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IDM Draft Operating Instructions 
[2.04Mb PDF]
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Light Console Instructions 
[25.5Mb PDF]
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Light Palette Brochure 
[7Mb PDF]
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Lightboard - Light Control in the Fourth Dimension 
[2.9Mb PDF]
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Minuette - The Balanced Lighting System 
[2.1Mb PDF]
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Minuette Follow Spot datasheet 
[994kb PDF]
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MInuette Range Brochure 
[3.42Mb PDF]
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Precept 12-24 Leaflet 
[897kb PDF]
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Precept 36 Leaflet 
[794kb PDF]
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Pro-Ject Brochure 
[1Mb PDF]
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Regal II + 4 brochure 
[1.96Mb PDF]
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Rockette Leaflet 
[1.21Mb PDF]
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Rockette Wiring Information 
[448kb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 and 2000 Datasheet 
[1.99Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 2000 Range 
[2.43Mb PDF]
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Stage Lighting Brochure 
[3.2Mb PDF]
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Starlette flyer 
[1.25Mb PDF]
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Stelmar Brochure (undated) 
[1.84Mb PDF]
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Strand Baby Spots (Patt.23 & Patt.123) 
[4.1Mb PDF]
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System CD TH II Instructions 
[4Mb PDF]
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Turbo Silhouette and Silhouette range 
[3.58Mb PDF]
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Incandescent Lighting Price List  (December 1956)
[507kb PDF]

IDM Draft Instructions  (1965)
[3.54Mb PDF]
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The Design of Drama Spaces in Secondary Schools  (1966)
[13.5Mb PDF]
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ABC Blackpool Wiring Diagram
ABC Blackpool Wiring Diagram (February 1967)
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[870kb JPEG]
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Minispot Range Brochure  (May 1967)
[750kb PDF]
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IDM/R Mk2 Equipment Specification  (1969)
[3.3Mb PDF]
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EMS VCS3 Brochure  (November 1969)
[660kb PDF]
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Mini T Leaflet  (March 1970)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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DDM Original Specification (Fred Bentham)  (September 1970)
[11.3Mb PDF]
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DDM Specification for Royal Shakespeare Theatre  (June 1971)
[12.9Mb PDF]
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Dimmer Memory Lighting Control Systems  (June 1972)
[9.5Mb PDF]
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Plotlite Brochure  (1974)
[2.48Mb PDF]
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Compact - Advance Information  (1975)
[800kb PDF]
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Compact 80/120 Brochure  (1975)
[743kb PDF]
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Lighting for Clubs and Pubs  (1975)
[3.8Mb PDF]
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MMS Modular Memory System brochure  (1975)
[998kb PDF]
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Discoplus Brochure  (1976)
[6.3Mb PDF]
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MMS Brochure  (1976)
[6Mb PDF]
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T Spot Brochure  (1976)
[2.4Mb PDF]
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T Spot Introduction  (1976)
[537kb PDF]
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Eltec Drama Lighting Control Equipment  (1977)
[1.6Mb PDF]
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Micro 8 Leaflet  (1977)
[1.6Mb PDF]
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Mini 2+ Brochure  (1977)
[2.3Mb PDF]
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Parblazer Leaflet 120V  (1977)
[1.1Mb PDF]
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Patt.764 & 763 Exploded Diagram  (1977)
[1.57Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 Profile Range  (1977)
[5.08Mb PDF]
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Mini-2+ Packaged Lighting Controls datasheet  (March 1977)
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Patt.750 Datasheet  (March 1977)
[489kb PDF]
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AMC Brochure  (September 1978)
[10.7Mb PDF]
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Parblazer 2 Datasheet  (September 1978)
[356kb PDF]
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Patt 833 1979 Price Leaflet  (1979)
[606kb PDF]
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Micro 8 Brochure  (1980)
[5.7Mb PDF]
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Light Palette Operation Manual  (February 1980)
[18.23Mb PDF]
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Galaxy Brochure  (October 1980)
[1.14Mb PDF]
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250th Duet Special Offer  (1981)
[700kb PDF]
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Avab 201 Photo (Prototype)
Avab 201 Photo (Prototype) (1982)
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[583kb JPEG]
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CCT Schedule of Lamps  (June 1983)
[543kb PDF]
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Act 2 Dimmer Datasheet  (1984)
[1.5Mb PDF]
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Avab 201 Press Release  (1984)
[380kb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 10 degree base-down  (1984)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 15 degree axial datasheet  (1984)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 15 degree base-down datasheet  (1984)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 25 degree base down data sheet  (1984)
[1.27Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 30 degree base down datasheet  (1984)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 40 degree base down datasheet  (1984)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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CCT Silhouette 2000 Base-Down  (February 1984)
[2.29Mb PDF]
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Silhouette 1000 25 degree axial datasheet  (February 1984)
[1.3Mb PDF]
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Minuette Profile datasheet  (July 1984)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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Starlette 2000 PC  (September 1984)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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Avab 202  (1985)
[3.3Mb PDF]
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Memory Lighting Control Systems 1967-1985  (June 1985)
[757kb PDF]
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Celebrity Plus 2 Specification  (1987)
[638kb PDF]
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Impact Brochure  (1987)
[1.2Mb PDF]
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Rolacue Leaflet  (1987)
[849kb PDF]
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Lightboard M Specification  (August 1987)
[831kb PDF]
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Silhouette 2000 Base-Down range  (October 1987)
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Action Memory Lighting Control Operator Handbook  (1988)
[14.3Mb PDF]
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Microdimmer Brochure  (1988)
[898kb PDF]
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Silhouette Two Five flyer  (1988)
[433kb PDF]
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Starlette Two Five flyer  (1988)
[399kb PDF]
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Price List - Precept  (January 1988)
[249kb PDF]
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Arri Permanent Dimmer Rack datasheet  (January 1988)
[560kb PDF]
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Lightboard M Brochure  (January 1988)
[3.2Mb PDF]
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Galaxy 3 Brochure  (September 1988)
[3Mb PDF]
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Silhouette Zoom Base Down Lamp User Information  (January 1989)
[716kb PDF]
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Multidim Plug-in Modular Dimmers datasheet  (1990)
[363kb PDF]
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Quartet Range Instructions  (1990)
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Starlette Range Brochure  (1990)
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Silhouette Zoom Profile Instructions  (January 1990)
[1.35Mb PDF]
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24 Channel Demultiplexer manual  (October 1990)
[1.9Mb PDF]
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Coloursette 2 Brochure  (1995)
[2.15Mb PDF]
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Freedom Range Brochure  (August 1998)
[3.6Mb PDF]
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Catalogues / Price Lists / Journals


1945 Strand Electric Brochure
[1945, 16 pages]

Arc Lighting Catalogue
[1956, 22 pages]

CCT Hire Price List 1975
[1975, 8 pages]

1980 February Price List
[1980, 4 pages]

1980 October Price List
[1980, 7 pages]

1982 Quartzcolor Price List
[1982, 13 pages]

1990 The Strandbook
[1990, 100 pages]

CCT Price List 1990
[1990, 8 pages]

1998-99 Strand Catalogue
[1998, 52 pages]

Exhibits from this Collection in the Backstage Heritage Collection


9 way interlocking dimmer board  (1942)
18 channels into 9 dimmers. 

Avolites 8100 - 72 way  

Chromolux  
From an Ice Rink

Cue Lights and Control Desk  

Electronic Control Desk  

Glyndebourne Control Desk  

Light Console, Theatre Royal Drury Lane  (1950)
3 manuals, 216 ways, 6 speeds. The largest of the Light Consoles, and one of only 14 made. 

Pattern 123 Baby Fresnel Spot  (1957)

Built 1957 to 1978.


Pattern 23 Baby Mirror Spot - Cutaway  (1953)
This cutaway formed part of a memorable foyer display at Strand Electric HQ, King Street, London, circa 1965

Pattern 23N Baby Mirror Spot - Cutaway  (1951)
Built 1951 to 1983.

Pattern 243BP Fresnel Spot - Cutaway  
Built 1960 to 1978.

Pattern 263  

Pattern 263 Profile Spot - Cutaway  (1965)

Relay bank from Bristol Light Console  

Rock Desk  (1985)

System CD  

System LC  (1964)
From the Great Yarmouth ABC Cinema

System PR  
72 way System PR from the Windsor Theatre Royal (1963)

System SR  

T84 from RSC  

Thyratron Dimmer