MAC III Profile

The MAC III Profile offers a perfect balance between a superior feature list and ultimate performance. This high-output profile combines advanced 1500 watt lamp technology with superb optical efficiency, an innovative design and great feel to take moving head performance to a higher level.

  • 1500 W short arc discharge lamp with Lok-it!™ base
  • CMY plus variable CTO with non-fade coating technology
  • 7 position color wheel plus open

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  • 1500 W short arc discharge lamp with Lok-it!™ base
  • CMY plus variable CTO with non-fade coating technology
  • 7 position color wheel plus open
  • Interchangeable 4-facet rotating and indexable prism
  • Motorized iris
  • Mechanical and electronic strobe effect 2 - 10 Hz, pulse effects, instant open and blackout
  • Gobo animation wheel with full movement / direction control
  • 1:5 zoom with focus tracking
  • Completely uniform dimming plus mechanical shutter for total blackout
  • Pan and tilt (540°/267°) with absolute positioning control
  • Modular design for easy maintenance, servicing and product conversion
  • Electronic ballast, fast lamp re-strike and flicker free light
  • Patented very low-noise cooling. Quietest fixture in its class
  • RDM ready, service USB and Art-Net II prepared
  • Battery powered TFT display and jog wheel navigation
  • Easy conversion between a profile and performance - no need to invest in two separate fixtures
  • 2 x 5 indexable rotating gobos plus open


Physical Length (Head):712 mm
Width:536 mm
Height:936 mm
Weight:53.5 kg
Dynamic Effects Color mixing:CMY, independently variable 0 - 100%
Color temperature control:CTO, variable 6000 - 3200 K
Color wheel:7 interchangeable dichroic filters + open, indexing, continuous rotation, random color
Rotating gobo wheel:Two rotating gobo wheels, each with 5 interchangeable rotating gobos + open, gobo indexing, continuous rotation and shake
Gobo animation:Interchangeable animation wheel, indexing, continuous rotation with variable angle, speed and direction
Prism:Interchangeable 4-facet rotating prism
Iris:0 - 100%, pulse effects
Dimming:Combined electronic and mechanical 0-100% continuous dimming, choice of four dimming curves
Mechanical shutter:Strobe effect 2 - 10 Hz, pulse effects, instant open and blackout
Focus:2 m to infinity
Zoom:11.5° - 55° (cut-off angle)
Position correction system:Absolute position monitoring
Zoom-focus linking system:3-zone
Control and Programming DMX compliance:USITT DMX512-A
RDM compliance:ANSI/ESTA E1.20
Receiver:Opto-isolated RS-485
Firmware update:USB memory device or USB/DMX hardware interface over DMX link
16-bit control:Dimmer, gobo indexing (gobo wheels 1 and 2), focus, zoom, pan and tilt
Setting and addressing:Control panel with backlit graphic display and jog wheel or via DMX
DMX channels:27/30
Lamp Type:1500 W short-arc discharge
Fitted as standard:Osram HTI 1500W/60/P50 Lok-it
Color temperature:6000 K
CRI (Color rendering index):>85
Average lifetime:750 hours
Hot restrike:Semi-hot (restrike in under 90 seconds)
Service Utilities Fixture identification:User-settable 12-digit ID number
Construction Color(s):Black
Housing:Magnesium alloy, UV-resistant fiber-reinforced composite
Reflector:Glass, cold light
Protection rating:IP20
Gobos Size:E
Approved material:Borosilicate 3.3 or better with dichroic or heavy matted aluminum coating (metal gobos not approved)
Outside diameter:37.5 mm +0/- 0.2 mm
Maximum image diameter:30 mm +/- 0.4 mm
Maximum thickness:1.1 mm +/- 0.1 mm
Gobo Animation Wheel Outside diameter:133.9 mm +/- 0.1 mm
Image outer diameter:130 mm
Construction:Borofloat or better with dichroic or enhanced aluminum coating
Thickness:1.1 mm +/- 0.1 mm
Image inner diameter:32 mm
Installation Minimum distance to illuminated surfaces:2.5 m
Minimum distance to combustible materials:0.2 m
Mounting points:Eight quarter-turn locking points
Connections AC power input:Neutrik PowerCon connector with 3 m cable tail
DMX and RDM data in/out:5-pin locking XLR
Ethernet (Artnet II compatible, ACN-ready):Neutrik RJ-45 socket (accepts Neutrik EtherCon connectors in housing)
USB memory devices:USB host socket
Future USB options:USB device socket
Electrical AC power:200-240 V nominal, 50/60 Hz
Power supply unit:Auto-ranging electronic switch-mode
Main fuses:16 AT (x 2)
Typical Power and Current 200 V, 50 Hz:1801 W, 9.0 A, PF 0.996
200 V, 60 Hz:1805 W, 9.1 A, PF 0.995
208 V, 60 Hz:1802 W, 8.8 A, PF 0.994
220 V, 50 Hz:1788 W, 8.2 A, PF 0.994
230 V, 50 Hz:1783 W, 7.8 A, PF 0.993
240 V, 50 Hz:1779 W, 7.5 A, PF 0.989
240 V, 60 Hz:1786 W, 7.5 A, PF 0.987
Measurements made at nominal voltage. Allow for a deviation of +/- 10%.:
PF = power factor:
Thermal Cooling:Filtered forced air (temperature-regulated, low noise)
Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.):40° C
Maximum surface temperature, steady state, Ta=40° C:170° C
Total heat dissipation (calculated, +/- 10% at 200 V, 60 Hz):6160 BTU/hr.
Approvals Canadian safety:CAN/CSA E60598-1, CAN/CSA E598-2-17
US safety:ANSI/UL 1573
EU EMC:EN 55 015, EN 55 103-1, EN 61 547
EU safety:EN 60598-1, EN 60598-2-17
Included Items User manual:35000214
Two Omega clamp attachment brackets with 1/4-turn fasteners:91602001
Tribal waves gobo animation wheel (installed):62325143
Lamp (installed):97010347
Accessories 3 m power cable, 12 AWG, SJT, with PowerCon NAC3FCA power input connector:11541503
Neutrik PowerCon NAC3FCA power input connector, cable mount, blue:05342804
Philips MSR Gold 1500 Fastfit lamp:97010340
MAC III Framing Module Kit (converts MAC III Profile to MAC III Performance):91614032
Four-facet prism in holder:62329120
Radial Waves gobo animation wheel:91611355
Clouds Go By gobo animation wheel:91611356
Flick It gobo animation wheel:91611357
Omega clamp attachment bracket with 1/4-turn fasteners:91602001
T-shaped omega clamp attachment bracket with 1/4-turn fasteners:91602008
G-clamp (suspension with yoke vertically downwards only):91602003
Quick-trigger clamp (suspension with yoke vertically downwards only):91602007
Super Truss 20.5" mounting plate with half-couplers:91602014
Swing-wing truss mounting plate with half-couplers:91602010
Safety cable, safe working load 70 kg:91604004
Flightcase for 1 x MAC III:91510080
Half-coupler (tube) clamp:91602005

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