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Opposite: The ADJ team; Avid’s Chris Madden.

PROLIGHT + SOUND 2019 TPi hits the tradeshow floor to check out innovations from all corners of the live events industry.

Absen was centre stage with its latest touring product, the Aries Series, allowed the company to further exhibit its increased rental prowess with the capabilities of its award-winning Polaris Series. A.C. Entertainment Technologies debuted a number of its highly knowledgeable staff willing to discuss all lighting, control, dimming and cabling needs. On show were a selective range of the latest entertainment technologies including from AC-ET’s in-house cable manufacturing facility, Tourflex Cabling, which makes high quality bespoke data, mains and multicore lighting cables. Tourflex Cabling have recently invested in brand new state of the

art machinery to provide customers with a service that offers even more customisation options for their cabling and connectors, including overmoulding, engraving and different colours. Also on show were the Stage CL lighting console, featuring intuitive hands-on control with hue and saturation encoders per fixture, and a simple touch screen interface. Finally, AC-ET also showcase the Reel EFX range include the RE 5 Fan compact wind machine, with built in programmable DMX and the DF-50 Diffusion Hazer, one of the safest, cleanest and most efficient hazers in the entertainment industry. Adam Hall Group’s Gravity presented the new Touring Series: the


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