KIT - Redback Basic
KIT - Redback Basic
1 x 36" Spider utilizing 3456 litegear powered bi-color LED's
1 x Ultrabounce fitted cover
1 x Magic Cloth diffuser
1 x Full grid diffuser
1 x 1/2 grid diffuser
1 x IEC cord set appropriate to your country
1 x 24' Head feeder
3/8 male baby pin
1 x Injection Molded Waterproof case including a form-cut foam interior.
The Redback 36" Octagon Parabolic LED Basic Kit is built around a 36" diameter fixture that can be set up in 5 minutes, broken down to a 12 x 8" cylinder, and packed in its shock and waterproof rolling travel case.
The fixture's eight hinged aluminum and steel arms can be formed into a parabolic shape with a total of 3456 closely-spaced LEDs that combine to create a soft continuous source.
Using the included 90-305 VAC Litegear power supply/dimmer, the Redback has color temperature with a wide range of 2600 to 6500K with a CRI of 95+ - an indicator of superior accuracy in color rendering. It can also be dimmed from 0 to 100% and while you can make these adjustments locally on the fixture, you can also do it remotely via onboard DMX from a console.
For those requiring directional control and softness options this kit also includes a Redback Parabolic Reflector that includes an Ultrabounce fitted cover, Magic Cloth diffuser, and full and 1/2 grid cloth diffusers.
Design The key to recreating the umbrella bounced light look with LEDs is to have them positioned closely together, spread evenly along the length of a parabolic-shaped armature, and focused outwards, not bounced, combining to create one attractive, continuous soft source. This phenomenon makes direct LED a viable alternative to bounced HMI or Tungsten.
Power At 24 fps, ISO 800, the Redback reads f/22 at 3', f/11 at 6', and f/8.4 at 9'.
Super Bright The unit requires no diffusion and can therefore pack a real punch. The output of the Redback's 3456 LEDs running 24V at 400W is comparable to an umbrella-bounced fixture of similar size with a 2500W HMI bulb.
Easy Rigging The unit weighs in at 7 lb, 4 oz, making it very easy to rig from the included 5/8" Baby pin either mounted at the front or rear 3/8" thread mounting points, typically with a standard grip head found on any C-stand.
Strong and Compact The Redback is built robustly with the strongest materials. It is quick to collapse down to a 12 x 8" cylinder - a fraction of its open size, and packs into a rolling travel case that is water and shockproof.
Optional Accessories The Redback has a steadily growing list of Hudson Spider and 3rd party accessories, which includes diffusion, teasers, soft egg crates, and soft boxes, including a 6 x 1' Octa, called Stealth, weighing in at 12 lb.
Kit Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions: 12.5 x 21 x 24"
Weight: 49 lb
Total LEDs 3,456
Exposure 24fps 1/48sec 800asa @ 100% 3’ / 91cm - f22.2 | 6’ / 182cm - f11.5 | 9’ / 273cm - f8.4
Color range 2600 K to 6500 K
Dimming range 0 – 100%
Color rating 95+ CRI
Head size open - parabolic 37”/95.2cm ø octa x 15.5” /39.4cm Parabola
Head size open - flat 50”/127cm ø octa x 1”/2.5cm
Configurations Parabolic, flat and folded
Head size closed 12”/30.5cm x 8” /20.3 CM ø octa
Head weight 7lbs 4oz / 3.3kgs
Materials 7071+6065 Aluminum, steel and silicone plastics.
Output voltage 24 VDC Constant voltage
Input voltage 90 – 305 V AC, 50/60hz (C14 connector) Universal
Power 400 W
Power connectors 7 PIN Bayonet locking system PWM (PL7 connector) IP 68
Ballast Protection Over current/voltage/temperature or short circuit.
Ballast IP rating IP20
Ballast size 14”/35cm L x 5”/12.7cm H x 7”/17.8cm W
Ballast weight 11lbs 11oz / 5.3kg
Head feeder length 24’ / 7.3m
IEC cord set US
DMX connector Input/output 5 pin XLR connector
Service connector USB Type A – service center upgradeable
Data protocol DMX 512
Mounting point 3/8” Thread front and back
Baby pin 3/8” Thread, 5/8” ø x 3.5”/8.9cm
Mounting method Install the baby pin to the front or back of the light and attach to a 5/8” grip or any c-stand grip head
Diffusions 36” / 91.4cm ø octagon x 3 varied fabric diffusions w/hook edging for easy install
Utility backing cover Poly and nylon fabrics stitched, reinforced and laminated, ready to accept accessories
Case type Injection molded waterproof case and a foam cut interior
Case size 12.5” x 21” x 24” / 31.75cm x 53cm x 70cm
Case weight - packed 49lbs / 22.2 kgs