Light Palette  (1978 - 1988)

Light Palette

Strand Century product
1978: 256 max channels, 512 dimmers, 200 cues memorised
1980: 1000 channels with 8 submasters.
This desk was the first use of VDUs in lighting control (by Strand).
The final version, known as V6E, was discontinued in April 1988. 

Selected Installations: 
Manchester Palace Theatre, 240 ways

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Photo: Light Palette
Photo: Light Palette (1978)
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From Strand Archive

Light Palette Brochure (November 1978)
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From Strand Archive

1980 Stage Lighting - page 3 (February 1980)
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From Roger Fox Collection

Light Palette Operation Manual (February 1980)
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From Jim Laws Collection

Exhibits in the Backstage Heritage Collection

Journal Entries for Light Palette in the Backstage Heritage Collection

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