VC-Grid 60

Creative LED Video tile with 60mm pixel pitch

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The VC-Grid 60 is an ultra-light-weight LED video module with a 60 mm pixel pitch. Useful in creating customized LED video solutions with maximum artistic flexibility and a minimum of effort, the VC-Grid’s compact size makes it extremely suitable for integration into stage designs, set elements, creative ceilings, lobbies and much more. Used with or without a front diffuser, multiple VC-Grids can be combined in a countless variety of ways for ultimate design freedom. A combined power/data cable allows VC-Grids to be daisy-chained for easy setup and less cabling.   

  • Wide range of pixel pitches to suit every application
  • Easy cabling, mapping and configuration
  • Bright and fully calibrated for optimal consistency

Videos

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Features

  • 64/16 individually controllable pixels
  • 750 nits of brightness 
  • High-quality 16-bit per color image processing technology
  • Pixel-level brightness and color calibration for optimal image quality
  • P3/DMX controllable (automatic protocol detection)
  • Intuitive mapping and addressing via P3 System Controller
  • Combined power/data input (single cable for power and data input)
  • Combined power/data thru (to daisy-chain multiple VC-Grids)
  • Supported by integrated power and data processor (P3 PowerPort 1500) and simple cabling system
  • Custom designs available on request (pixel pitch and module dimensions)

Specifications

  • Physical VC-Grid 8x8 60™:

    Length: 480 mm (18.9 in.) *
    Width: 480 mm (18.9 in.) *
    Height: 15 mm (0.6 in.)
    Weight: 500 g (1.1 lbs.)

    VC-Grid 4x4 60™:

    Length: 240 mm (9.5 in.) *
    Width: 240 mm (9.5 in.) *
    Height: 15 mm (0.6 in.)
    Weight: 123 g (0.3 lbs.)

    *Including 40 mm (1.6 in.) board-to-board gap Control and Programming Control options: Martin P3 System Controller™ via Martin P3 PowerPort 1500™ and/or DMX Control modes: Pixel and module Control resolution: 16-bit (P3) or 8-bit (DMX) control of each color Protocol detection: Automatic Setting and addressing: P3 System Controller or RDM-compliant controller DMX channels, 8x8 model: 192 (pixel mode) or 3 (module mode) DMX channels, 4x4 model: 48 (pixel mode) or 3 (module mode) Color and intensity calibration: Pixel-level Firmware update: Via P3 System Controller DMX compliance: USITT DMX512-A RDM compliance: ANSI/ESTA E1.20 Control/User Interface Device status: Multi-color visual indication Device test and reset: Pushbutton to call up local test patterns and reset device Optics Minimum LED lifetime: 50,000 hours (to >70% luminous output)* *Figure obtained under manufacturer's test conditions. Photometric Data VC-Grid 8x8 60™ : Pixels per module: 64 VC-Grid 4x4 60™ : Pixels per module: 16 Luminous intensity, calibrated mode: 750 nit Viewing angle: 120° x 120° Preliminary data, figures are approximate Video Processing

    Brightness control
    Gamma correction and control
    Color temperature control
    Color gamut control
    Calibration processing
    Synchronization

    Construction Base: Black FR4 circuit board Transparency through module (unmasked area): 8x8 models 49%, 4x4 models 53% Protection rating: IP20 RoHS compliant
  • Installation Mounting: Mounting holes in module Orientation: Any Maximum number of VC-Grid™ 8x8 60 modules per daisy-chain: 12 Maximum number of VC-Grid™ 4x4 60 modules per daisy-chain: 45 Connections Power & data input: 4-pin Molex connector Power & data thru: 4-pin Molex connector Electrical Nominal input voltage: 48 VDC from Martin P3 PowerPort 1500™ or external PSU Peak power consumption (at full intensity, full white): 8x8 model 30 W; 4x4 model 8 W Typical power consumption (with typical video content): 8x8 model 10 W; 4x4 model 3 W Figures for typical video content are indicative only and will vary. Thermal Cooling: Convection Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 45° C Minimum ambient temperature (Ta min.): -20° C Peak heat dissipation (calculated, at full intensity, full white): 8x8 model 105 BTU/hr.; 4x4 model 28 BTU/hr. Typical heat dissipation (calculated, with typical video content): 8x8 model 35 BTU/hr.; 4x4 model 11 BTU/hr. Figures for typical video content are indicative only and will vary. Approvals EU safety: EN 60950 EU EMC: EN 55022, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3 US safety: ANSI/UL 60950-1 Canadian safety: CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1 Accessories VC-Grid 15/30/60 Mounting Frames, set of 10: P/N 91611560 Input cables:

    Power+Data Adapter XLR4-PCB, 0.25 m (0.9 ft.): P/N 91616035
    Power+Data Adapter XLR5+Power-XLR4, 0.25 m (0.9 ft.): P/N 91616037
    Power+Data Adapter XLR5+XLR4-XLR4, 0.25 m (0.9 ft.): P/N 91616038
    Power+Data Adapter XLR5+Tripi-XLR4, 0.25 m (0.9 ft.): P/N 91616039

    VC-Grid to VC-Grid link cables:

    Power+Data Cable PCB-PCB, 200 mm (7.9 in.): P/N 91616025
    Power+Data Cable PCB-PCB, 400 mm (15.8 in.): P/N 91616026
    Power+Data Cable PCB-PCB, 600 mm (23.7 in.): P/N 91616027
    Power+Data Cable PCB-PCB, 800 mm (31.5 in.): P/N 91616028
    Power+Data Cable PCB-PCB, 1000 mm (39.4 in.): P/N 91616029

    Extension cables:

    Power+Data Cable XLR4-XLR4, 1 m (3.3 ft.): P/N 91616030
    Power+Data Cable XLR4-XLR4, 2.5 m (8.2 ft.): P/N 91616031
    Power+Data Cable XLR4-XLR4, 5 m (16.4 ft.): P/N 91616032
    Power+Data Cable XLR4-XLR4, 10 m (32.8 ft.): P/N 91616033
    Power+Data Cable XLR4-XLR4, 25 m (82.1 ft.): P/N 91616034

    Output/throughput cables:

    Power+Data Adapter PCB-XLR4, 0.25 m (0.9 ft.): P/N 91616036
    Power+Data Adapter XLR4-XLR5, 0.25 m (0.9 ft.): P/N 91616040

    Cable without connectors:

    Power+Data Cable, Rental, 100 m (328.1 ft.): P/N 91616045
    Power+Data Cable, Install CMX, 100 m (328.1 ft.): P/N 91616060
    Power+Data Cable, Install LSZH, 100 m (328.1 ft.): P/N 91616017

    Related Items Martin P3™ PowerPort 1500: P/N 90721040 Martin™ IP66 PSU 240 W external power supply unit: P/N 90760330 Martin P3-050™ System Controller: P/N 90721090 Martin P3-150™ System Controller: P/N 90721015 Martin P3-300™ System Controller: P/N 90721060 Martin P3-PC™ System Controller: P/N 90721030 Ordering Information VC-Grid™ 8x8 60 RGB: P/N 90357560 VC-Grid™ 4x4 60 RGB: P/N 90357570

Downloads

  Version Language Size Uploaded
Specifications
VC-Grid 60 Spec Sheet-English   en  3.74 MB Jul 09, 2018
Martin IP66 PSU 240W Spec Sheet-English en  227 KB Apr 03, 2019
VC-Grid 15 30 60 Mounting Frame Specifications en  216 KB May 18, 2018
VC-Grid & VC-Strip System Diagrams en  539 KB May 13, 2019
Manuals
VC-Grid - User Manual en  1.62 MB Jan 24, 2019
Illustrations
VC-Grid Family - 2D Dimensions en  950 KB May 18, 2018
VC Grid 4x4 60 Mounting template with position of LEDs A3-L en  92.7 KB May 18, 2018
VC Grid 4x4 60 Mounting template with position of LEDs, US version A3-L en  96.5 KB May 18, 2018
VC Grid 8x8 60 Mounting template with position of LEDs A3-L en  78.7 KB May 18, 2018
VC Grid 8x8 60 Mounting template with position of LEDs, US version A3-L en  83.5 KB May 18, 2018
VC Grid 15 30 60 Mounting Frame - 2D Dimensions en  367 KB May 18, 2018
3D Symbols
Vectorworks Symbols 2.5  en  110 MB May 11, 2018
CAD Drawings
VC-Grid Family - 3D Models en  6.13 MB May 18, 2018
VC-Grid 15 - 30 - 60 Mounting Frame - 3D Model en  1.34 MB May 18, 2018
Compliances
VC-Grid 15 / 30 / 60 - EU Declaration of Conformity en  39.9 KB May 18, 2018
Software
VC Grid Firmware 2.4.1    56.7 KB May 22, 2018
Service Procedures
Martin LED Video Fixtures Reset en  274 KB May 11, 2018
Service Notes
Mounting Frame - Installation Guide en  1.25 MB May 22, 2018
VC-Grid/Strip products with P3 Software 3.1.1 or newer en    May 22, 2018
Tech Notes
VC-Grid 15 30 60 Mounting Frame Specifications     216 KB Nov 22, 2017
VC-Grid/Strip products with P3 Software 3.1.1 or newer     Nov 22, 2017

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