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The MAC Aura XB takes an award-winning, innovative, compact LED wash light to the next level, incorporating many new features first introduced with the MAC Quantum Wash™. Not only does the MAC Aura XB offer additional brightness, it also features a new superior color mixing system and an optimized lens design for tighter beams and more even washes. Martin's unique and patented Eye-candy Aura Effect™ is also part of the package.

  • Super bright single lens wash with fully premixed color
  • Compact design and low weight
  • High efficiency, low power consumption, long service life





  • Super-bright single-lens wash with fully premixed color
  • Broad color palette, RGBW color mixing
  • Eye-candy Aura Effect™
  • Uniform shades
  • Built-in FX engine
  • 10 to 60° uniform zoom
  • 6000 Lumens output
  • Rapid movement
  • Compact, low weight design (6.5 kg)
  • High efficiency, low power consumption, long lifetime

Tech Specs

PhysicalLength (across yoke): 302 mm (11.9 in.)Width (across yoke): 302 mm (11.9 in.)Height (head straight up): 360 mm (14.2 in.)Weight (without accessories): 6.5 kg (14.4 lbs.)
Dynamic EffectsBeam color mixing: RGBWAura (secondary lens array illumination) color mixing:RGBBeam color temperature control: CTO, variable 10 000 - 2500 KBeam and aura electronic 'color wheel' effect: 33 LEE-referenced colors plus white, variable-speed color-wheel rotation effect and random colorBeam and aura independent shutter effects: Electronic, with regular and random pulse, burst and strobe effectsPre-programmed effects: Range of independent and synchronized Beam and Aura FX, two combinableElectronic dimming: Independent beam and aura, four dimming curve optionsZoom: 10° - 60° (one-tenth peak angle)Pan: 540°Tilt: 232°Pan and tilt speed: Adjustable via onboard control panel and DMX
Control and ProgrammingControl options: Independent or synchronized Beam and Aura controlControl system: DMX, RDMControl resolution: 8-bit, with 16-bit control of pan & tiltDMX channels: 14/25Setting and addressing: Control panel with backlit graphic displayDMX compliance: USITT DMX512-ARDM compliance: ANSI/ESTA E1.20Transceiver: RS-485Firmware update: Via DMX with Martin™ USB Duo DMX Interface Box
Optics and Photometric DataLight source: 19x 15W RGBW LED Array SystemLED refresh rate: Beam 1200 Hz, Aura 4395 HzMinimum LED lifetime: 50 000 hours (to >70% luminous output)*Total luminous output (wide, one-tenth peak): 6000 lumensTotal luminous output (narrow, one-tenth peak): 4300 lumensVideo compatibility: Designed for use with HD/high-speed video cameras*Figure obtained under manufacturer´s test conditions
ConstructionColor: BlackHousing: High-impact thermoplastic, flame-retardant to UL 94 5VAProtection rating: IP20
InstallationMounting points: M12 hole for rigging clamp, attachment points for surface-mounting bracketOrientation: AnyMinimum distance to combustible materials: 200 mm (8 in.) from fixtureMinimum distance to illuminated surfaces: 1 m (3 ft. 4 in.) from fixtureLocation: Indoor use only, must be fastened to surface or structure
ConnectionsAC power: Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3PX dual socketAC power input socket: Accepts Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3FX-W cable connectorAC power thru socket: Accepts Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3MX-W cable connectorDMX data in/out: 5-pin locking XLR
ElectricalMaximum power consumption: 400 WPower supply unit: Auto-ranging electronic switch modeAC power: 100-240 V nominal, 50/60 HzTypical half-cycle RMS inrush current: 10.7 APower consumption, all effects static, zero light output:<25 W
Typical Power and Current100 V, 60 Hz: 359 W, 3.8 A, PF 0.99120 V, 60 Hz: 355 W, 3.2 A, PF 0.99208 V, 60 Hz: 350 W, 1.8 A, PF 0.97230 V, 50 Hz: 349 W, 1.7 A, PF 0.95240 V, 50 Hz: 349 W, 1.6 A, PF 0.95Measurements made at nominal voltage with all LEDs at full intensity. Allow for a deviation of +/- 10%.
ThermalCooling: Forced air (temperature-regulated, low noise, user-definable levels)Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 40° C (104° F)Minimum ambient temperature (Ta min.): 5° C (41° F)Total heat dissipation (calculated, +/- 10%): 1230 BTU/hr.
ApprovalsEU safety: EN 60598-2-17 (EN 60598-1), EN 62471EU EMC: EN 55103-1, EN 55103-2, EN 55015, EN 61547US safety: UL 1573US EMC: FCC Part 15 Class ACanadian safety: CSA E598-2-17 (CSA E60598-1)Canadian EMC: ICES-003 Class AAustralia/NZ: C-TICK N4241
Included ItemsM12 bolt suitable for use with Martin rigging clampsNote that power cables and connectors are not included and must be ordered separately
AccessoriesPower cablesPower input cable, H07RN-F, 2.5 mm2, 14 AWG, bare ends to Neutrik TRUE1 NAC3FX-W (female), 1.5 m (4.9 ft.): P/N 91611797Power input cable, H07RN-F, 2.5 mm2, 14 AWG, bare ends to Neutrik TRUE1 NAC3FX-W (female), 5 m (16.4 ft.): P/N 91611786Power Throughput Cable, H07RN-F, 2.5 mm2, 14 AWG, Neutrik TRUE1 to TRUE1, 0.45 m (1.5 ft.): P/N 91611784Power Throughput Cable, H07RN-F, 2.5 mm2, 14 AWG, Neutrik TRUE1 to TRUE1, 1.2 m (3.9 ft.): P/N 91611785Power Throughput Cable, H07RN-F, 2.5 mm2, 14 AWG, Neutrik TRUE1 to TRUE1, 2.5 m (8.2 ft.): P/N 91611796Power connectorsCable connector, Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3FX-W (female): P/N 91611789Cable Connector, Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3MX-W (male): P/N 91611788Installation hardwareQuick surface mounting bracket for MAC Aura XB, set of 5: P/N 91606018G-clamp: P/N 91602003Half-coupler (tube) clamp: P/N 91602005Quick trigger clamp: P/N 91602007Flightcase6-unit flightcase for MAC Aura™: P/N 91515020Optical AccessoriesMAC Aura / Aura XB Soft Lens Kit: P/N 91611730
Related ItemsMartin USB Duo™ DMX Interface Box: P/N 90703010Martin DMX 5.3 Splitter™: P/N 90758140Martin RDM 5.5 Splitter™: P/N 90758150
Ordering InformationMAC Aura XB™ in cardboard box: P/N 90232100MAC Aura XB™ in 6-unit flightcase: P/N 90232110


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MAC Aura XB - Power Connections       Dec 11, 2014
MAC Aura XB Spec Sheet-English   en  1.88 MB Jul 09, 2018
MAC Aura XB - Acoustic test report en  648 KB Nov 24, 2017
MAC Aura XB - Bedienungsanleitung de  2 MB Jan 06, 2015
MAC Aura XB - User Manual en  2 MB Jan 08, 2015
MAC Aura XB - Manuel d'utilisation fr  2 MB Jan 22, 2015
MAC Aura XB - Fixture Dimensions (DXF) en  5.52 MB Feb 16, 2015
MAC Aura XB - Fixture Dimensions (PDF) en  353 KB Feb 16, 2015
MAC Aura XB - Fixture Dimensions (DWG) en  1.58 MB Feb 16, 2015
3D Symbols
MAC Aura XB - 3D (DWG) en  12.3 MB Feb 16, 2015
Cad Drawings
Vectorworks Symbols 2.5  en  110 MB Mar 27, 2018
MAC 101 / Aura / Aura XB - ETL Authorization to Mark en  621 KB Jun 08, 2015
MAC Aura XB - EU Declaration of Conformity     647 KB Mar 04, 2019
MAC Aura - EU Declaration of Conformity en  655 KB Mar 06, 2019
MAC Aura XB - Main CPU 1.0.0  en  108 KB Jun 03, 2015
MAC Aura XB Firmware 1.2.0    109 KB Oct 03, 2017
Service Procedures
MAC Aura XB - Maintenance Schedule (User) en  223 KB Feb 17, 2015
Service Notes
MAC 101 / Aura / Aura XB - Mounting Bracket Installation en  441 KB Dec 02, 2014
MAC Aura / Aura XB Soft Lens Installation en  240 KB Dec 17, 2015
3DPartsfinder using Solid Works Composer player en    Mar 04, 2016
3DPartsfinder Using Solid Works Composer Player     Sep 22, 2017
Tech Notes
Power Connections for MAC Aura XB     Oct 03, 2017

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