MAC III Performance

The MAC III Performance is a high-output profile moving head with a new interleaved framing system with full crossover of each blade and industry-first continuous rotation for new and unlimited projection, framing and effects possibilities. It is available as a stand-alone fixture or as an easy-to-swap module that installs in minutes on any MAC III Profile™.

  • 1500 W short arc discharge lamp with Lok-it!™ base
  • CMY color mixing system
  • Framing system with unique continuous rotation, full blade crossover with uniform focus of each blade

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  • 1500 W short arc discharge lamp with Lok-it!™ base
  • CMY color mixing system
  • Framing system with unique continuous rotation, full blade crossover with uniform focus of each blade
  • 7-position color wheel plus open
  • Variable CTO
  • Gobo animation wheel with full movement / direction control
  • Motorized iris
  • Mechanical and electronic strobe effect 2 - 10 Hz, pulse effects, instant open and blackout
  • Uniform dimming plus mechanical shutter for total blackout
  • 1:5 zoom with focus tracking
  • Modular design for easy maintenance, servicing and product conversion
  • Electronic ballast, fast lamp re-strike and flicker free light
  • Pan and tilt (540°/267°) with absolute positioning control
  • RDM ready, service USB and Art-Net II prepared
  • Battery powered TFT display and jog wheel navigation
  • Patented very low-noise cooling. Quietest fixture in its class
  • Easy conversion between a profile and performance - no need to invest in two separate fixtures
  • 5 indexable rotating gobos
  • Framing of focused gobo
Physical Length (Head): 712 mm Width: 536 mm Height: 936 mm Weight: 56.5 kg
Dynamic Effects Color mixing: CMY, independently variable 0 - 100% Color temperature control: CTO, variable 6000 - 3200 K Color wheel: 7 interchangeable dichroic filters + open, indexing, continuous rotation, random color Rotating gobo wheel: Rotating gobo wheel with 5 interchangeable rotating gobos + open, gobo indexing, continuous rotation and shake Framing: Continuously rotatable framing module with 4 individually controllable blades Gobo animation: Interchangeable animation wheel, indexing, continuous rotation with variable angle, speed and direction Beam effects: Interchangeable frost filter (or rotating interchangeable prism) Iris: 0 - 100%, pulse effects Dimming: Combined electronic and mechanical 0-100% continuous dimming, choice of four dimming curves Mechanical shutter: Strobe effect 2 - 10 Hz, pulse effects, instant open and blackout Focus: 2 m to infinity Zoom: 11.5° - 55° (cut-off angle) Zoom-focus linking system: 3-zone Pan: 540° Tilt: 268° Position correction system: Absolute position monitoring
Control and Programming DMX channels: 33/40 Setting and addressing: Control panel with backlit graphic display and jog wheel or via DMX RDM: Implemented 16-bit control: Dimmer, gobo indexing (gobo wheel 1), frame rotation, focus, zoom, pan and tilt DMX compliance: USITT DMX512-A RDM compliance: ANSI/ESTA E1.20 Receiver: Opto-isolated RS-485 Firmware update: USB memory device or USB/DMX hardware interface over DMX link
Lamp Type: 1500 W short-arc discharge Fitted as standard: Osram HTI 1500W/60/P50 Lok-it Color temperature: 6000 K CRI (Color rendering index): >85 Average lifetime: 750 hours Hot restrike: Semi-hot (restrike in under 90 seconds) Socket: PGJ50 Ballast: Electronic
Service Utilities Fixture identification: User-settable 12-digit ID number
Construction Color(s): Black Housing: Magnesium alloy, UV-resistant fiber-reinforced composite Reflector: Glass, cold light Protection rating: IP20
Gobos Size: E Approved material: Borosilicate 3.3 or better with dichroic or heavy matted aluminum coating (metal gobos not approved) Outside diameter: 37.5 mm +0/- 0.2 mm Maximum image diameter: 30 mm +/- 0.4 mm Maximum thickness: 1.1 mm +/- 0.1 mm
Gobo Animation Wheel Outside diameter: 133.9 mm +/- 0.1 mm Image outer diameter: 130 mm Image inner diameter: 32 mm Thickness: 1.1 mm +/- 0.1 mm Construction: Borofloat or better with dichroic or enhanced aluminum coating
Installation Mounting points: Eight quarter-turn locking points Orientation: Any Minimum distance to illuminated surfaces: 2.5 m Minimum distance to combustible materials: 0.2 m
Connections AC power input: Neutrik PowerCon connector with 3 m cable tail DMX and RDM data in/out: 5-pin locking XLR Ethernet (Artnet II compatible, ACN-ready): Neutrik RJ-45 socket (accepts Neutrik EtherCon connectors in housing) USB memory devices: USB host socket Future USB options: USB device socket
Electrical AC power: 200-240 V nominal, 50/60 Hz Power supply unit: Auto-ranging electronic switch-mode Main fuses: 16 AT (x 2)
Typical Power and Current 200 V, 50 Hz: 1801 W, 9.0 A, PF 0.996 200 V, 60 Hz: 1805 W, 9.1 A, PF 0.995 208 V, 60 Hz: 1802 W, 8.8 A, PF 0.994 220 V, 50 Hz: 1788 W, 8.2 A, PF 0.994 230 V, 50 Hz: 1783 W, 7.8 A, PF 0.993 240 V, 50 Hz: 1779 W, 7.5 A, PF 0.989 240 V, 60 Hz: 1786 W, 7.5 A, PF 0.987 Measurements made at nominal voltage. Allow for a deviation of +/- 10%.: PF = power factor:
Thermal Cooling: Filtered forced air (temperature-regulated, low noise) Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 40° C Maximum surface temperature, steady state, Ta=40° C: 170° C Total heat dissipation (calculated, +/- 10% at 200 V, 60 Hz): 6160 BTU/hr.
Approvals EU safety: EN 60598-1, EN 60598-2-17 EU EMC: EN 55 015, EN 55 103-1, EN 61 547 US safety: ANSI/UL 1573 Canadian safety: CAN/CSA E60598-1, CAN/CSA E598-2-17
Included Items Lamp (installed): 97010347 Tribal waves gobo animation wheel (installed): 62325143 Two Omega clamp attachment brackets with 1/4-turn fasteners: 91602001 User manual: 35000247
Accessories 3 m power cable, 12 AWG, SJT, with PowerCon NAC3FCA power input connector: 11541503 Neutrik PowerCon NAC3FCA power input connector, cable mount, blue: 05342804 Philips MSR Gold 1500 Fastfit lamp: 97010340 MAC III Projection Module Kit (converts MAC III Performance to MAC III Profile): 91614033 Four-facet prism in holder: 62329120 Radial Waves gobo animation wheel: 91611355 Clouds Go By gobo animation wheel: 91611356 Flick It gobo animation wheel: 91611357 Omega clamp attachment bracket with 1/4-turn fasteners: 91602001 T-shaped omega clamp attachment bracket with 1/4-turn fasteners: 91602008 G-clamp (suspension with yoke vertically downwards only): 91602003 Quick-trigger clamp (suspension with yoke vertically downwards only): 91602007 Super Truss 20.5" mounting plate with half-couplers: 91602014 Swing-wing truss mounting plate with half-couplers: 91602010 Safety cable, safe working load 70 kg: 91604004 Half-coupler (tube) clamp: 91602005

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