DABS1 (discontinued)

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The DABS1 is a handy USB interface for communication between a PC and fixtures in Martin's architectural range. The DABS1 requires the Martin USB Tools software and driver package that is downloadable free of charge from the Martin website.


  • Upload fixture software directly from your computer
  • Compatible with Windows-based PCs and laptops (Windows 7 and 8)
  • Small and lightweight ‘go-anywhere’ solution
  • USB-powered
  • 3-pin XLR connection to fixture(s), either directly or via DMX link


Physical Length: 100 mm (4.0 in.) Width: 40 mm (1.6 in.) Height: 40 mm (1.6 in.) Weight: 0.3 kg (0.7 lbs.)
System Requirements Windows PC with USB 2.0 port Windows 7 or 8 Martin USB Tools™ driver and software package installed on PC 1 GB RAM Intel Core i3 or equivalent 500 MB drive space available Monitor resolution of 1024x768
Construction Housing: Steel Color(s): Grey Finish: Electrostatic powder-coated
Connections Windows PC: USB 2.0 Data to fixture: 3-pin locking XLR
Included Items DABS1™ USB-DMX Interface Box DMX termination plug, 3-pin male XLR: P/N 91613017 USB cable (A/B), 1000 mm (39.4 in.): P/N 11840066 XLR 3-pin male to RJ-45 adapter: P/N 11840087
Related Items Martin USB Tools™ Windows software package* *Available for download free of charge at www.martin.com:
Ordering Information DABS1™ USB-DMX Interface Box: P/N 90758090


  Version Language Size Uploaded
file type icon Martin MUM User Guide
en version D, updated: Oct 2020
en  430 KB Oct 2020
file type icon EU Declaration of Conformity
es version B, updated: May 2018
es  79.6 KB May 2018
platform icon Martin USB Tools
version 1.2, updated: Jul 2020
1.2     107 MB Jul 2020
Service Notes
Compatibility Issues Software Uploader
en version A, updated: May 2018
A   en    May 2018
Hints And Tips
Compatibility issue with DABS1 interface and EXT 200 LED
en version A, updated: May 2018
A   en    May 2018
file type icon Pinout, XLR to RJ45 adaptor
en version A, updated: May 2018
en  9.32 KB May 2018

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