JEM Hydra (discontinued)

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The Jem Hydra is a multi-headed fog generator which gives you total flexibility in fog placement through a maximum of 16 individually DMX controlled output heads, all serviced by one centralized base.

Features

  • Optional self-sealed connectors for easy service
  • System is DMX controllable
  • Pre-programmed stand-alone macros
  • On-board control panel
  • Optional multifunctional remote control
  • Continuous output
  • 700 m³/min fog output (per head)
  • Produces high quality CO2 effect with our special formulated Pro Stream Simulation fluid
  • Create variable smoke output
  • 1500 W heat exchanger
  • 2 x 25 liter fluid capacity
  • Temperature control for different fluid options and applications
  • Automatic tank changeover
  • Low fluid sensing
  • Central base allows heads to be positioned up to 300 meters apart 
  • Leak detection system

Tech Specs

Physical Head: Length: 440 mm (17.4 in.) Width: 392 mm (15.5 in.) Height: 167 mm (6.6 in.) Dry Weight: 13.8 kg (30.5 lbs.) Base: Length: 664 mm (26.2 in.) Width: 392 mm (15.5 in.) Height: 939 mm (37.0 in.) Dry weight: 35 kg (77.2 lbs.) incl. two empty 25 l drums
Performance Max. fog output (approx.): 700 m3 per minute per head Max. operating time at full output (approx.): 60 minutes (full 16-head system) Operating time: Continuous, automatic level adjustment Warm-up time (approx.): 9 minutes
Control and Programming Control options: Onboard control panel, DMX Instant or timer-controlled variable output Output is proportional for all levels above 12% DMX channels: 1 per head, maximum 16 Protocol: USITT DMX512/1990 Optional digital remote control: For limited control
Construction Housing: Steel & aluminum Heat exchanger: 1500 W, direct thermal protection
Fluid System Fluid pump: Low pressure pump in Base Unit supplies constant 2.5 bar pressure Pump (EP5) in Head Unit increases 2.5 bar inlet pressure to 16 bar Solenoid valve in Head Unit for instant cut-off Onboard fluid capacity: 2 x 25 l Fluid consumption at peak output: 120 ml per minute per head
Installation Orientation (Head): Any Orientation (Base): Floor mount only (On wheels)
Connections DMX data: 3-pin and 5-pin XLR sockets Remote control: 3-pin locking XLR Power cable entry (Base): 3-pin IEC male socket Power cable entry (Head): Hard-wired
Electrical AC power (EU models): 220-240 V nominal, 50 Hz AC power (US models): 110-120 V nominal, 60 Hz Main fuse (220-240 V power), Head Unit: 10 A Main fuse (110-120 V power), Head Unit: 15 A Main fuse (220-240 V power), Base Unit: 3.15 AT (slow blow) Main fuse (110-120 V power), Base Unit: 6.3 AT (slow blow)
Typical Power and Current Head Unit: US model: 110 V, 60 Hz: 1093 W, 9.93 A 115 V, 60 Hz: 1195 W, 10.4 A 120 V, 60 Hz: 1301 W, 10.84 A EU model: 220 V, 50 Hz: 1361 W, 6.18 A 230 V, 50 Hz: 1488 W, 6.47 A 240 V, 50 Hz: 1620 W, 6.8 A Measurements made at nominal voltage. Allow for a deviation of +/- 10%.: Base Unit: US model: 110 V, 60 Hz: 228 W, 2.07 A 115 V, 60 Hz: 250 W, 2.17 A 120 V, 60 Hz: 272 W, 2.27 A EU model: 220 V, 50 Hz: 210 W, 0.95 A 230 V, 50 Hz: 229 W, 1 A 240 V, 50 Hz: 250 W, 1.04 A Measurements made at nominal voltage. Allow for a deviation of +/- 10%.:
Thermal Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 40° C Exterior surface temperature, steady state: 50° C Max. nozzle temperature: 200° C
Approvals EU safety: EN 50 081-1, EN 50 082-1 EU safety: EN 60 335-1 (1995)
CE 
Included Items Hard wired mains cable 2 m (head) M8 x 13 mm safety eye (head): P/N 08131901 Fluid line 'tee' piece 10 mm x 10 mm x 6 mm (head): P/N 26460790 Fluid line 6 mm x 10 m (head): P/N 62520020 Container 25 l (x2): P/N 34300529 Fluid line 10 mm x 30 m (x2): P/N 14026021 Power cable 1.5 m IEC w/o end plug: P/N 11501012 Blanking plug 10 mm push In: P/N 26460740 Terminator, 3 pin male hydra: P/N 56250080 Terminator, 3 pin female hydra: P/N 56250090 User manual: P/N 35000194
Accessories Pro Smoke Super (ZR Mix) fluid Pro Smoke High Density (SP Mix) fluid Regular DJ (DJ mix) fluid Pro Steam Simulation (AA) fluid I-fog fluid Digital Multi-function Remote Control: P/N 92765026 Hydra Termination Plug (Male): P/N 56250080 Hydra Termination Plug (Female): P/N 56250090 Self-seal connector, 2 x 6 mm m/f, valved: P/N 92620007 Self-seal connector, 2 x 10 mm m/f, valved: P/N 92620008 30 m length of 10 mm tubing: P/N 92620010 Straight-through connector, 2 x 10 mm: P/N 92620009
Ordering Information Jem Hydra Base Unit, 110 V: P/N 92250300 Jem Hydra Base Unit, 240 V: P/N 92250200 Jem Hydra Head Unit, 110 V: P/N 92250500 Jem Hydra Head Unit, 240 V: P/N 92250400

Downloads

Filename Version Language Size Uploaded
Software
Specifications
Download 17 SP_Hydra_ENG_C en  14.7 KB Sep 26, 2006
Illustrations
Download 17 Hydra Base Menu Structure en  11.5 KB May 23, 2012
Download 17 JEM Hydra Base Unit Dimensions en  1.62 MB Feb 17, 2008
Download 17 JEM Hydra Base Unit Dimensions PDF en  82.2 KB Feb 17, 2008
Download 17 JEM Hydra Head Unit Dimensions en  2.53 MB Feb 17, 2008
Download 17 JEM Hydra Head Unit Dimensions PDF en  153 KB Feb 17, 2008
3D Symbols
Download 17 Vectorworks Symbols 2.5  en  110 MB Mar 27, 2018
Compliances
Download 17 CE Compliance Hydra en  69.7 KB Jul 03, 2015
Availablejems
Download 17 Equinox Epsilon V MkIV USB 64Bit Driver Fix en  4.45 MB Jan 04, 2016
Download 17 Martin Heat Exchange Part Numbers en  116 KB Aug 25, 2015
Epsilon 5 AVR Programmer en    Dec 17, 2015
Hydra Base 220l fluid line adaptor en    Jun 27, 2013
Service Notes
3DPartsfinder using Solid Works Composer player en    Mar 04, 2016
Service Procedures
Temperature calibration methods en    Dec 18, 2012
Manuals
Download 17 User manual en  506 KB Apr 13, 2009
Download 17 Manuel d´utilisation fr  805 KB Apr 15, 2007
Instructions
Thermocouple colour changes en    Nov 30, 2006
Hints And Tips
Hydra ´Spitting´ Issues en    Mar 16, 2009
JEM Hydra Requires Special Terminators en    Jun 28, 2006

Support/FAQs

JEM Hydra (discontinued)