M2PC

M2PC uses M-PC as software that will run on a Windows PC and can be downloaded here.

M2PC is the complementary control surface to Martin’s M-PC controller software. Featuring the same layout and portable size as the M2GO, the M2PC delivers a professional level of features directly from any PC. Following the philosophy and simplicity of our current M-series controller platform, the Martin M2PC is one of the most powerful and affordable PC-based lighting controllers on the market.

 

  • Powerful PC wing
  • Portable
  • 10 playbacks

Features

  • USB 2.0 Connection to Windows PC
  • 3.5” touchscreen for fast and direct parameter access
  • 4 digital encoders for parameters
  • 8 customizable function keys
  • 4 DMX ports standard
  • Standard license for 64 Universes - up to 128 Universes with optional expansion license pack
  • Controls up to 65536 parameters
  • Customizable Graphical User Interface with context sensitive toolbars and integrated Help menu
  • Powerful effects engine
  • 1000 cuelists with fader control
  • 1000 cuelists with playback control buttons
  • Parallel execution of multiple cuelists
  • Submaster, Inhibitives and Override functionality
  • Parameter and Time-fanning functionality
  • Auto update for presets and cues
  • On-the-fly global timing adjustments
  • M-Series Manager Software for programming and triggering via time and calendar schedules
  • Multiple wing attachment (M-Series Modules, M-Play, M-Touch)

References

Tech specs

Physical Length: 300 mm (11.9 in.) Width: 540 mm (21.3 in.) Height: 99 mm (3.9 in.) Weight: 4.6 kg (10.2 lbs.)
Control and Programming Protocol: DMX512A (RDM), Art-Net2, sACN 64 x DMX universes, expandable to 128 32768 x channels, expandable to 65536 No limit to number of DMX channels per fixture Extensive fixture library for all known manufacturers 2D Plan visualizer for fixture selection 65000 x presets for each group of functions (P/T, color, gobo, etc.) Effect generator for automated programming of complex effects Customizable highlight and lowlight function to identify individual fixtures Relative or absolute programming Fan function for all channels (including timing parameters) On-the-fly global timing changes Virtual cuelists Macros Wait, follow and link cues HTP, LTP, chase, timecode, submaster and inhibitive playback functionality Individual parameter timings Intuitive patch feature Fixture type cloning All channels with 16-bit resolution
Control/User Interface Main playback interface: 10 x 60 mm playback faders, each with 4 x function- assignable buttons 8 x customizable multi-function keys Playback Select button Master Go section with Go, Pause, Snap and Release 4 x digital rotary encoders with push function and status LED for fixture parameter control 3.5” touchscreen for parameter groups, effect parameters, fanning and global timings Grand master rotary fader and button Blind/preview button Customizable highlight/lowlight function Customizable parameter defaults Next/last fixtures/groups Large command keys
Playback Assign a cue, cuelist or effect to any playback fader 500 x playback banks, each containing 10 playbacks 100 x pages of 100 x playbacks activated by touchscreen button No limit to cues per cuelist Full 16-bit fading for high-resolution fixtures Individual fade in/fade out times for all playbacks Manual override available at all times Live 0-1000% override of global cue timings Live programmer timing (“Sneak”) Cuelists can be executed in tracking or non-tracking mode
Minimum System Requirements Windows 7, 8.1 or 10 Dual-core processor, 2.0 GHz (Intel i5 or better recommended) 4 GB RAM 2 GB available disk space (SSD recommended) Widescreen monitor, minimum 1280x800 (capacitive touchscreen recommended) USB 2.0 port for Martin One Key™ and Martin USB Duo™ DMX Interface Box 10/100 Ethernet port for Art-Net DMX output 100/1000 Ethernet port for MAXNET and Remote operation Full administrator rights on PC
Connections 4 x DMX universe outputs: 5-pin locking XLR Ready to receive internal MIDI module and SMPTE timecode module Internal MIDI in/out/thru (MIDI show control, MIDI notes, MIDI timecode): Optional Internal SMPTE Timecode In/Out: 3-pin XLR (optional) 12 VDC power supply input: 4-pin XLR Desk lamp: XLR
Electrical AC mains power to 12 VDC external PSU (included): 100-240 V nominal, 50/60 Hz Maximum current: 1.4 A 12 VDC output: 5 A, 60 W max.
Included Items 1.5 m power cable, EU (Schuko), 3-pin IEC 1.5 m power cable, US, 3-pin IEC MW 12 VDC 5 A external PSU Martin One-Key™ with Martin ShowDesigner 6 Lite™ one-year license and Martin™ M-PC 64 universes license User documentation Console lid
Accessories Martin M-Sync™ SMPTE USB Interface Box: P/N 90703020 Martin™ SMPTE USB Internal Module for M2GO/M2PC: P/N 90703040 USB-MIDI Port Internal Module: P/N 91613038 Replacement 12 VDC external PSU: P/N 91613100 LED Desklamp, Angular XLR, 13”: P/N 91613090 Martin™ One-Key with Martin™ M-PC Pro-64 /LightJockey4 License: P/N 70758460 Martin™ M2GO/M2PC USB-DMX internal PCB with 2 x DMX ports: P/N 90703030 Martin M-DMX Interface Box / Martin M-PC 2U package: P/N 90737070
Related Items M-Series Submaster Module: P/N 90732170 M-Series Playback II Module: P/N 90732190 Martin™ M-Touch: P/N 90737040 Martin™ M-Play: P/N 90737030 Martin™ M-PC Pro-64 / LJ-4 Controller kit: P/N 90737060
Ordering Information M2PC™ Console: P/N 90737010

Solutions