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FLX Users... Under what conditions do you use the FLX

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Hi,

 

Just this post for having informations about all of us....

 

1 / You're form which country?

2 / How long have you been using the FLX ?

3 / Your configuration? FLX Alone? FLX + Wings? FLX + Touchscreen, etc?

4 / In what type of use? Show ? Theater ? other ?

5 / What kind of show? Dance? Comedy? Music? Other?

6 / What kind of projectors and matériel do you use?

7 / FLX Is it use in one place ? or Fly case because it is mobile?

8 / How many uses per week?

9 / Do you know of other FLX users around you?

10 / Have you had any worries? Resolved quickly?


Thanks for your help,

eric

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15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

1 / You're form which country?

England UK

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

2 / How long have you been using the FLX ?

Couple of months

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

3 / Your configuration? FLX Alone? FLX + Wings? FLX + Touchscreen, etc?

FLX and touch screen monitor

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

4 / In what type of use? Show ? Theater ? other ?

Education Environment - 300 cap theatre. 

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

5 / What kind of show? Dance? Comedy? Music? Other?

We have have multiple productions from musical theatre to music concerts, also a fair bit of conference stuff.

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

6 / What kind of projectors and matériel do you use?

Selection of LED pars, a LED fresnels and generic profiles and fresnels too. No moving heads though.

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

7 / FLX Is it use in one place ? or Fly case because it is mobile?

usually in a permanent location. Theatre control booth

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

8 / How many uses per week?

2 / 3 per week, but larger scale events are twice a year (musical productions and larger music concerts)

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

9 / Do you know of other FLX users around you?

No, but i have booked a training course at hawthorn in October, and i believe they also hire the equipment too.

15 hours ago, van den abbeele Eric said:

10 / Have you had any worries? Resolved quickly?

No worries really, just some challenges getting to grips with the console as i wish to use it. My area of bias is audio, so my way thinking is a little different to the way the console is programmed.

 

 

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Originality from London but living in Munich.

Had the FLX with external monitor for couple of years now.

Mainly touring with The Legendary rock band in Europe and some local bands.

Even done a show in the French alps, in the snow, I couldn't feel the fingers from the cold, untill experienced Polish sound guy gave me a thermostat with honey tea mixed with vodka.

I used standard flight case for local shows and peli case for tours...im actually sitting on it now on the train to meet the band and doing ladies motorbike festival sonewhere in Germany.

Had some basic issues where a group of lights was not activating, so used a blinder to bilnd everyone then between songs reset the group's and was fine.

Ita a cool desk, but would be good to have a window Macro window next to Color pallets on external monitor, i don't like using the internal monitor so much.

Mixture of fixtures, every venue from 500 to 2000 capacity has standard stuff, pars, dimmers, movers, smoke.

 

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On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

1 / You're form which country?

Finland

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

2 / How long have you been using the FLX ?

Couple of weeks now.

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

3 / Your configuration? FLX Alone? FLX + Wings? FLX + Touchscreen, etc?

Flx with touchscreen/IPad. 2x s24 with ipad.

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

4 / In what type of use? Show ? Theater ? other ?

Corporate, events.

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

5 / What kind of show? Dance? Comedy? Music? Other?

All kinds of. From corporate av to trance events to outdoor stuff up to a couple of thousands of attendees.

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

6 / What kind of projectors and matériel do you use?

Led, moving heads, conventionals.

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

7 / FLX Is it use in one place ? or Fly case because it is mobile?

Flightcase.

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

8 / How many uses per week?

Looking at 1-4 gigs per week.

 

On 6/7/2019 at 1:23 PM, O Thompson said:

9 / Do you know of other FLX users around you?

 

Absolutely none apart from our own folks who are in training. This is chamsys/ma country.

On 6/6/2019 at 9:59 PM, van den abbeele Eric said:

10 / Have you had any worries? Resolved quickly?

No big glitches so far, need to ask a few things on how to do stuff and some things are missing that id like to have. Not much though.

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Hello,

Really good to hear where FLX consoles are being used. 

1 hour ago, Afx said:

need to ask a few things on how to do stuff and some things are missing that id like to have. Not much though.

Please let us know if you need help with anything, and please let us know of any extra features or improvements you would like to see on the consoles. We’re always interested to hear the comments from users. 

All the best,

Edward

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1 hour ago, Edward- Z88 said:

Hello,

Really good to hear where FLX consoles are being used. 

Please let us know if you need help with anything, and please let us know of any extra features or improvements you would like to see on the consoles. We’re always interested to hear the comments from users. 

All the best,

Edward

Cheers, I`ll put some up soon enough.

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