RoboScan Pro DMX Protocol V1

RoboScan Pro 918
DMX Protocol - Version 1

Version 2

Version 1 of the protocol is valid up to Pro 918 CPU software version 0.8. It does not support continuous rotation of the fixed (static) gobo wheel, implemented in CPU version 1.0.

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DMX Modes - Pro 918

Mode 1 Mode 2 Mode 3 Mode 4
12 channels 14 channels 16 channels
8 bit pan/tilt 16 bit pan/tilt 8 bit pan/tilt 16 bit pan/tilt
Tracking Tracking / Vector

 

RoboScan Pro DMX Protocol - Version 1

DMX channel offset Value Function
DMX1 DMX2 DMX3 DMX4
1

Note:

Lamp Off allowed with
'SPEC->Loff' set 'On', or with 'SPEC->Loff' set off and color wheel 1 set to color 9 and color wheel 2 set to color 6.

Reset allowed with 'SPEC/dRES' set to 'On', or with 'SPEC/dRES' set to 'OFF' and color wheel 1 set to color 9 and color wheel 2 set to color 6.

0 - 19
20 - 49
50 - 72
73 - 79
80 - 99
100 - 119
120 - 127
128 - 147
148 - 167
168 - 187
188 - 190
191 - 193
194 - 196
197 - 199
200 - 202
203 - 207
208 - 217
218 - 227
228 - 237
238 - 247
248 - 255
Shutter, Strobe, Reset, Lamp On/Off
Shutter closed
Shutter open
Strobe on fast->slow
Shutter open
Opening pulse, fast ->slow
Closing pulse, fast ->slow
Shutter open
Random strobe, fast
Random strobe, medium
Random strobe, slow
Shutter open
Random opening pulse, fast
Random opening pulse, slow
Random closing pulse, fast
Random closing pulse, slow
Shutter open
Reset fixture
Shutter open
Lamp power on
Shutter open
Lamp power off, Note: T > 5 seconds
2 0 - 255 Intensity
0 -> 100%
3 0
1 - 15
16
17 - 31
32
33 - 47
48
49 - 63
64
65 - 79
80
81 - 95
96
97 - 111
112
113 -127
128
129 - 143
144


145 - 148
149 - 152
153 - 156
157 - 160
161 - 164
165 - 168
169 - 172
173 - 176
177 - 180
181 - 184


185 - 215
216 - 245

246 - 255
COLOR 1

Color Scroll
white
white -> blue 111
blue 111
blue 111 -> red 301
red 301
red 301 -> magenta 507
magenta 507
magenta 507 -> green 202
green 202
green 202 -> yellow 604
yellow 604
yellow 604 -> purple 502
purple 502
purple 502 -> blue 101
blue 101
blue 101 -> pink 312
pink 312
pink 312 -> cyan 401
cyan 401

Fixed Colors
cyan 401
pink 312
blue 101
purple 502
yellow 604
green 202
magenta 507
red 301
blue 111
white

Color cont. rot.
CW fast -> slow
CCW slow -> fast

Alternate color functions (Select on ch. 3)
4 0
1 - 15
16
17 - 31
32
33 - 47
48
49 - 63
64
65 - 79
80
81 - 95
96
97 - 111
112
113 -127
128
129 - 143
144


145 - 148
149 - 152
153 - 156
157 - 160
161 - 164
165 - 168
169 - 172
173 - 176
177 - 180
181 - 184


185 - 215
216 - 245


246 - 248
249 - 251
252 - 255





0 - 255
COLOR 2 (Normal color functions)

Color Scroll
white
white ->CTC 3200-4100
CTC 3200-4100
CTC 3200-4100 -> CTC 3200-5600
CTC 3200-5600
CTC 3200-5600 -> blue 104
blue 104
blue 104 -> blue 108
blue 108
blue 108 -> green 206
green 206
green 206 -> red 308
red 308
red 308 -> yellow 603
yellow 603
yellow 603 -> CTC 5500-2900
CTC 5500-2900
CTC 5500-2900 -> CTC 5500-4200
CTC 5500-4200

Fixed Colors
CTC 3200-4100
CTC 3200-5600
blue 104
blue 108
green 206
red 308
yellow 603
CTC 5500-2900
CTC 5500-4200
white

Color cont. rot.
CW fast -> slow
CCW slow -> fast

67 random colors
Fast
Medium
Slow

COLOR 2
(Enable alternate color functions
on channel 2)

65 different colors + white and black
5 0 - 55
56 - 75
76 - 95
96 - 115
116 - 135
136 - 155

156 - 175
176 - 195
196 - 215
216 - 235
236 - 255
Rotating gobo selection
Open gobo
Gobo 1 - Indexing (set index on channel 5)
Gobo 2 - Indexing (set index on channel 5)
Gobo 3 - Indexing (set index on channel 5)
Gobo 4 - Indexing (set index on channel 5)
Gobo 5 - Indexing (set index on channel 5)

Gobo 5 - Cont. Rotation (set dir/speed on ch. 5)
Gobo 4 - Cont. Rotation (set dir/speed on ch. 5)
Gobo 3 - Cont. Rotation (set dir/speed on ch. 5)
Gobo 2 - Cont. Rotation (set dir/speed on ch. 5)
Gobo 1 - Cont. Rotation (set dir/speed on ch. 5)
6 0 - 126
127
128 - 255



0 - 2
3 - 127
128 - 251
253 - 255
Rotating gobo index (Select gobo on ch. 4)
Index CW
Default index
Index CCW

Rotating gobo cont. rotation
(Select gobo on ch. 4)

Static
CCW slow -> fast
CW fast -> slow
static
7 0 - 9
10 - 19
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 59
60 - 69
70 - 79
80 - 89
90 - 102


103 - 119
120 - 136
137 - 153
154 - 170
171 - 187
188 - 204
205 - 221
222 - 238
239 - 255
Fixed gobo
Open gobo
Gobo 1
Gobo 2
Gobo 3
Gobo 4
Gobo 5
Gobo 6
Gobo 7
Gobo 8
Gobo 9

Gobo shake
Gobo 9 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 8 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 7 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 6 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 5 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 4 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 3 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 2 shake, fast -> slow
Gobo 1 shake, fast -> slow
8 0-255 Focus
infinity -> 2 meters
9 0 - 199
200 - 215
216 - 229
230 - 243
244 - 246
247 - 249
250 - 252
253 - 255
Iris
Open -> close
Close
Opening pulse, fast ->slow
Closing pulse, fast ->slow
Random opening pulse, fast
Random opening pulse, slow
Random closing pulse, fast
Random closing pulse, slow
10 0 - 19
20 - 79
80 - 89
90 - 149
150 - 215



216 - 220
221 - 225
226 - 230
231 - 235
236 - 240
241 - 245
246 - 250
251 - 255
Prism
prism off
rotating prism CW fast -> slow
no rotation
rotating prism CCW slow -> fast
prism off

Macros - Combined rot. gobo
and rot. prism
Macro 1
Macro 2
Macro 3
Macro 4
Macro 5
Macro 6
Macro 7
Macro 8
11 - 11 - 0
127
255
Pan
Max Left
Neutral
Max Right
12 - 12 - 0
127
255
Tilt
Max Up
Neutral
Max Down
- 11 - 11 0
127
255
Pan Coarse (MSB)
Max Left
Neutral
Max Right
- 12 - 12 0
127
255
Pan Fine (LSB)
Max Left
Neutral
Max Right
- 13 - 13 0
127
255
Tilt Coarse (MSB)
Max Up
Neutral
Max Down
- 14 - 14 0
127
255
Tilt Fine (LSB)
Max Up
Neutral
Max Down
- - 13 15 0 - 2
3 - 245
246 - 248
249 - 251
252 - 255
Speed: Pan/Tilt Movement
Tracking
Fast -> slow
Tracking, normal (override PTSP FAST)
Tracking , fast (override PTSP NORM)
Blackout while moving
- - 14 16 0 - 2
3 - 245
246 - 248
249 - 251
252 - 255


0 - 2
33 - 245
246 - 248
249 - 251
252 - 255


0 - 245
246 - 248
249 - 251
252 - 255


0 - 251
252 - 255

Speed: dimmer, iris, focus and gobo indexing
Tracking
Fast -> slow
Tracking, override SCUT ON
Tracking, override SCUT OFF
Fast

Speed: color 1, color 2
Tracking
Fast -> slow
Tracking, override SCUT ON
Tracking, override SCUT OFF
Blackout while moving

Speed: fixed gobo
Normal, no blackout
Normal, override SCUT ON
Normal, override SCUT OFF
Blackout while moving

Speed: rotating gobo and prism
Normal (no blackout)
Blackout while moving

 

This page was last updated 99-01-20
© 1998 Martin Professional