Video panel for indoors or out

October 1, 2017

The F4IP LED video panel from CHAUVET Professional is a fair and foul weather friend. With a viewing angle of 140 degrees, the panel has the brightness and clarity to make a vivid impression in outdoor applications even on sunny days. Its magnetic assist hanging function and lightweight magnesium aluminum housing allows for easy installation. …

Portable sound

AmpliVox Sound Systems has introduced a redesigned, upgraded version of its Mity-Lite Portable PA System, adding new features for versatility and convenience. The compact 40-watt SW320 Mity-Lite Plus now supports two digital wireless microphones, allowing multiple presenters to be heard by audiences in rooms up to 1,500 square feet. The portable, enclosed PA system sets …

Edible SWAG

Good Karmal handcrafted caramels are all-natural, gluten-free, Kosher dairy-certified caramels wrapped in inspirational quotes. Each melt-in-your-mouth bite is crafted by hand without artificial flavors, preservatives or colors. Available in six flavors, the edible SWAG sweets are made in a facility that does not process any types of nuts. Visit www.goodkarmal.com.

Outdoor zippers

New from Lenzip is its No. 12 marine-grade UV zipper. This new No. 12 gauge is available with 316 stainless steel sliders in auto lock single or double pull, as well as 316 stainless steel non-locking sliders. Standard metal sliders are also available. Tough, durable DuPont Delrin® UV resins make up the teeth and complements …

UV-resistant fabric

VentaSpan® SunBloc® fabric from ABC Industries Inc. can prevent heat and sunlight from penetrating, and stand up to harsh weather, while maintaining a structure’s aesthetic appeal. Fabric is specially engineered to resist UV damage and cold cracking. Available in a range of colors. Visit www.abc-industries.net.

Halogen-free flame retardant fabric

Top Notch FR® from Marlen Textiles is a solution-dyed fabric that is halogen-free—a first for the industrial fabrics industry. Created for applications needing flame resistance and unrivaled durability, tear-, water- and abrasion-resistance, the fabric can be used for outdoor applications including tents, canopies and commercial, residential and industrial awnings. In addition to lowering the risk …

This year’s Show Stopper winners

September 28, 2017

All the best from New Orleans: Thursday morning at IFAI Expo led off with lists of winners for the year, including the most popular products on the show floor. The sixth annual Show Stopper competition was designed to showcase the best of the best in the industry, from fabrics, equipment and chemicals to services and …

Moving wash lighting

August 1, 2017

Chauvet Professional’s Maverick MK3 Wash is a powerful and intensely bright RGBW LED moving wash. Powered by 27 40W OSRAM OSTAR LEDs, the new pixel mappable fixture has the output and performance features needed for large arena applications. Depending on the zoom angle, the fixture can produce an illuminance of 89,200 lux when measured at …

Portable air chiller

The WAF-AC-BS-30 from Larson Electronics is a portable evaporative cooling system that combines a non-sparking fan and dry mist technology to cool work areas that do not have access to traditional air conditioning. This portable air chiller features a convenient base stand and provides a solid platform to deliver cooling mist at an optimum height …

Hardware lubricant

E-Z Snap from Iosso lubricates and reduces friction on outdoor canvas hardware including snaps, zippers and hinges. The formula doesn’t contain any solvents, silicone or Teflon; and is waterproof so it won’t melt away in hot weather or need to be constantly reapplied. E-Z Snap comes in a 1.5-ounce easy-to-dispense tube and is available with …