MAC III Profile

The MAC III Profile offers a perfect balance between a superior feature list and ultimate performance. This high-output profile combines advanced 1500 watt lamp technology with superb optical efficiency, an innovative design and great feel to take moving head performance to a higher level.

  • 1500 W short arc discharge lamp with Lok-it!™ base
  • CMY plus variable CTO with non-fade coating technology
  • 7 position color wheel plus open


  • 1500 W short arc discharge lamp with Lok-it!™ base
  • CMY plus variable CTO with non-fade coating technology
  • 7 position color wheel plus open
  • Interchangeable 4-facet rotating and indexable prism
  • Motorized iris
  • Mechanical and electronic strobe effect 2 - 10 Hz, pulse effects, instant open and blackout
  • Gobo animation wheel with full movement / direction control
  • 1:5 zoom with focus tracking
  • Completely uniform dimming plus mechanical shutter for total blackout
  • Pan and tilt (540°/267°) with absolute positioning control
  • Modular design for easy maintenance, servicing and product conversion
  • Electronic ballast, fast lamp re-strike and flicker free light
  • Patented very low-noise cooling. Quietest fixture in its class
  • RDM ready, service USB and Art-Net II prepared
  • Battery powered TFT display and jog wheel navigation
  • Easy conversion between a profile and performance - no need to invest in two separate fixtures
  • 2 x 5 indexable rotating gobos plus open


Tech specs

Physical Length (Head): 712 mm Width: 536 mm Height: 936 mm Weight: 53.5 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: Two rotating gobo wheels, each with 5 interchangeable rotating gobos + open, gobo indexing, continuous rotation and shake Gobo animation: Interchangeable animation wheel, indexing, continuous rotation with variable angle, speed and direction Prism: Interchangeable 4-facet rotating 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) Position correction system: Absolute position monitoring Tilt: 268° Pan: 540° Zoom-focus linking system: 3-zone
Control and Programming 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 16-bit control: Dimmer, gobo indexing (gobo wheels 1 and 2), focus, zoom, pan and tilt RDM: Implemented Setting and addressing: Control panel with backlit graphic display and jog wheel or via DMX DMX channels: 27/30
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 Construction: Borofloat or better with dichroic or enhanced aluminum coating Thickness: 1.1 mm +/- 0.1 mm Image inner diameter: 32 mm
Installation Minimum distance to illuminated surfaces: 2.5 m Minimum distance to combustible materials: 0.2 m Orientation: Any Mounting points: Eight quarter-turn locking points
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 Canadian safety: CAN/CSA E60598-1, CAN/CSA E598-2-17 US safety: ANSI/UL 1573 EU EMC: EN 55 015, EN 55 103-1, EN 61 547 EU safety: EN 60598-1, EN 60598-2-17
Included Items User manual: 35000214 Two Omega clamp attachment brackets with 1/4-turn fasteners: 91602001 Tribal waves gobo animation wheel (installed): 62325143 Lamp (installed): 97010347
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 Framing Module Kit (converts MAC III Profile to MAC III Performance): 91614032 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 Flightcase for 1 x MAC III: 91510080 Half-coupler (tube) clamp: 91602005