Lighting Handbook

Lighting handbook provides detailed information on nearly 1000 moving lights, consoles, dimmers, effects, smoke machines and more. It also provides pinout information for the most popular connectors used in the industry. Download product manuals for offline viewing, access 3 phase colour information, industry links and lots more!

“…arguably the most valuable reference tool I’ve utilized in the last decade.”

Marian Sandberg | livedesignonline

News

We have partnered with a fantastic company to bring even more fixtures to Lighting Handbook users! Lighting handbook ships with over 1000 fixtures, dimmers, consoles and more as standard (and that number is constantly growing) But now we are able to give you access to over 7800 fixtures through the new Premium library option. This online subscription based library is constantly updated with new fixtures as they are released. Your still able to download and save manuals for offline viewing. For the moment this feature is limited to iOS users, But will be rolled out to Android users in time.

Browse the library

Select a fixture

View the manual

Connector Pinout info

3 Phase colour info

DMX Dip Calculator

Manufacturers covered:

Altman
Apollo design Technology
Arri
AvoLites
CCT
Chamsys
Chauvet (Pro only currently)
ChromaQ
Chromlech
Claypaky
Coemar
Color Kinetics
Compulite
DTS
Elation
ETC
GLP
High End
i-Pix
James Thomas Engineering
Jands
JB Lighting
JEM
LSC
Light Processor
Look Solutions
MA Lighting
Martin
PRG
Pulsar
Rainbow
Robe
Robert Juliat
Selecon
SGM
Showtec
Strand
Studio Due
Thomas
Vari-lite
Wybron
Zero 88

Information Lighting Handbook covers:

Weight

Power consumption

How many DMX channels a fixture uses (and in which mode)

How many gobo wheels a fixture has

How many colour wheels or colour mixing

Light output (If available from manufacturer)

Beam angle

What connections a fixture has

What else does Lighting handbook do?

• A Zarges information page, showing various heights and weights for each Zarges skymaster product.

• A 3 Phase page, showing what colours different countries use for their 3 phase supplies.

• A Lamp guide, showing information on items like HPL’s, T-class Lamps, Par Lamps, Discharge lamps and more!

• Lighting Links to common and useful lighting based web-sites.

• IP Ratings information.And more!

• You can also save the manuals for any fixture, console or dimmer direct to your device for offline viewing.

Want to contribute to the database? Download the excel document below and follow the details inside.

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