Equipment Detail

Pirouette  (1996 - ?2002)

Strand Pirouette PC

Automated Wash Light

A range of moving lanterns with motorised control of existing functions. 
Based on the PALS system, using a separate power supply network and controller.
500W 24V Beamlight
Moving Yoke PC/Fresnel spot, 2000/2500W with accurate position servo of pan, tilt and focus, otherwise as Alto F.
Supplied with interchangable PC and Fresnel lenses the Pirouette automated spotlight combines high light output with precision focusing to answer a wide range of production problems. Featuring 16 bit resolution, all units will focus accurately within 0.3 degrees throughout the operating range. Designed to make the most effective use of tightly packed rigs or hard to access locations, this powerful 2000 Watt spotlight provides unparalleled flexibility.

  • Exceptional movement range with 370 degrees horizontal rotation and 270 degrees of tilt adjustment.
  • Beam spread is adjustable from 4 to 58 degrees
  • Full support for 16 bit position accuracy
  • Designed to accept any DMX scroller
  • Set up and diagnostic access is readily available on the luminaire yoke
The Pirouette range was launched at PLASA in September1996, and was demonstrated by Strand at the Garrick Theatre in London for the Association of Lighting Designers in October 1996.

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Pirouette Datasheet (1997)
[88kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Pirouette 2.0 Release Notes (April 1997)
[36kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Pirouette Menus & Errors (April 1997)
[18kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Pirouette Datasheet (1998)
[50kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Catalogue & Journal Entries for Pirouette in the Backstage Heritage Collection

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