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Martin Lighting P3-050 Entry Level P3 LED Video Controller
Martin Lighting P3-050 Entry Level P3 LED Video Controller

Martin Lighting P3-050 Entry Level P3 LED Video Controller

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SoundPro Item: 96719
MPN: 90721090
MSRP: $8,643.35
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The Martin P3 System Controllers offer an easy to use solution to map video onto Martin Creative LED and Lighting fixtures, including manipulation of the video such as scaling, rotating, mirroring and more. On top of sending video to these fixtures, the P3 System Controllers also merge in controls from any lighting console, allowing you to mix and match video and lighting control of the fixtures, for more creative freedom. All connected fixtures are addressed, patched and configured in a few clicks, with no need to walk up to any fixture for old-school manual setup. The communication between the fixtures and P3 System Controller is fully bi-direction, so real-time feedback and error-reporting enables you to have a full overview of the entire setup, even in fixed installations where the P3 System Controller can be monitored via the Internet.

The P3-050 System Controller is a compact and affordable unit driving video and DMX controls into the entire Martin range of Creative LED products and P3-enabled MAC moving heads. It controls systems of up to 100.000 pixels, takes DVI video input, DMX input and Art-Net input.

Martin Lighting P3-050 Features

  • Drives up to 100.000 pixels
  • Built-in scaler and mapper
  • DVI-D input up to 1920x1080
  • Built-in GUI (Graphical User Interface) including easy setup wizards
  • Real time visualization of the video mapping within the GUI
  • User-friendly LED video processor
  • Compatible with all Martin Creative LED products and P3-enabled MAC moving heads
  • Integration with lighting controls (DMX & Art-Net) and automation systems
  • All connected products report status and problems back to the controller for easy monitoring and maintenance
  • Showfiles compatible with all products within the P3 System Controller family (including the P3-PC offline editor)
  • Connected fixtures can cross-fade or toggle in real-time between video-mapping and DMX (pixel-mapping) control
  • P3-050 Entry Level P3 LED Video Controller1
  • EU-type power cable with Schuko connector1
  • US-type power cable1
  • UK-type power cable1
    • Width: 482 mm (19.0 in.)
    • Height: 45 mm (1.8 in.) rackmount 1U
    • Depth: 360 mm (14.2 in.)
    • Weight: 3.0 kg (6.7 lbs.)
    • User interface : SXGA (1280 x 1024) or better monitor (VGA, DVI, HDMI or DP), USB keyboard, USB mouse
    • Device status: Status indicator LEDs
    • Supports all resolutions up to 1920x1080
    • Supports both RGB and YCbCr, progressive scan only
    • Controller pixel processing capacity: 100,000 pixels (expandable by adding P3-050s)*
    • Controller fixture capacity: 2000 fixtures (expandable by adding P3-050s)*
    • Maximum workspace area: 2,073,600 pixels
    • Maximum active capture area: 2,073,600 pixels
    • System processing depth: 16 bits per color (48 bits per pixel)
    • System latency, DVI: 2 frames
    • Latency between first and last fixture: None
    • Scaling (global and mixed pixel pitch)
    • Gamma curve selection and adjustment
    • Control of brightness, contrast and low light
    • Real-time content remapping
    • Real-time color temperature and color space control
    • Real-time preview of video input and mapping canvas
    • *See also P3 System Controller Capacity Info Note on Support & Downloads page
    • One line of DMX input*
    • Up to 128 universes of Art-Net and/or sACN input*
    • Control of intensity and colors
    • Control of color temperature
    • Merge video input with DMX controls towards fixtures
    • Cross-fade or toggle between video and DMX controls
    • Freeze, blackout or activate testpatterns on video engine
    • Recall video presets (video settings, fixture positions and more)
    • *See also P3 System Controller Capacity Info Note on Support & Downloads page
    • One universe of DMX, Art-Net, sACN or Kinesys K2*
    • Compatible with Kinesys K2, Tait Navigator and others
    • Control fixture or group position on video canvas
    • Control fixture or group rotation on video canvas
    • *See also P3 System Controller Capacity Info Note on Support & Downloads page
    • Signal type: Gigabit Ethernet
    • Protocol : Proprietary Martin P3
    • Hot pluggable: Yes, electrically isolated at all connections
    • Cable type: Ethernet, shielded, CAT 5e or better
    • Cable length: Up to 100 m between any 2 devices, extendable with Ethernet switch
    • Maximum number of fixtures per line: 50, extendable with Ethernet switch
    • Housing: Steel and aluminum
    • Color: Matte black
    • Protection rating: IP20
  • INSTALLATIONMounting: 19-inch rackmount (1U) or free-standing
    • Power input: IEC socket with integrated power switch
    • User interface monitor: DisplayPort++ (compatible with adapters to DVI, HDMI and VGA, not included)
    • Peripherals and USB memory devices: 4 x USB 2.0 ports
    • DVI video in: DVI-D (via DVI-I connector)
    • DVI video thru: DVI-D (via DVI-I connector)
    • DMX in: 5-pin locking XLR
    • DMX thru: 5-pin locking XLR
    • Network (remote management, Art-Net, sACN and Kinesys K2/Vector): etherCON socket
    • P3 data in/out: etherCON socket
    • AC power: 100-240 V, 47-63 Hz
    • Power supply unit: Integrated, universal multi-voltage
    • Cooling: Forced air
    • Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 50° C (122° F)
    • Minimum ambient temperature (Ta min.): 0° C (32° F)
    • Total heat dissipation (calculated, +/- 10%): 685 BTU/hr.
    • EU safety: EN 60950-1
    • EU EMC: EN 55022, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3, EN 6100-4-2, EN 6100-4-3, EN 6100-4-4, EN 6100-4-5, EN 6100-4-6, EN 6100-4-11
    • US safety: ANSI/UL 60950-1
    • Canadian safety: CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1
    • India: BIS

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Martin Lighting P3-050 Entry Level P3 LED Video Controller

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