ColorSource Raceway

LED stage lights draw less power and require fewer dedicated circuits than traditional incandescent sources – but are data-hungry. ColorSource Raceway is a purpose-built, configurable power and data distribution solution for LED rigs in a lightweight, economical package.

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Flexible Power

Each ColorSource Raceway is configured to your exact specifications by ETC’s experienced systems engineering team. The all-aluminum construction consists of 1-foot (0.3 m) sections up to a maximum of 72 feet (22 m) in length. Up to six circuits can be specified, repeating along the Raceway. ColorSource Raceway is ready for both U.S. and European markets.

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Data for days

ColorSource Raceway functions as a DMX/RDM opto-splitter, reducing cable needs, cutting costs, and making for a cleaner installation. Users can specify up to 24 DMX ports, each supporting up to 32 DMX/RDM devices. Alternatively, a single network input/output is supported.

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Lightweight, heavy-duty

While ColorSource Raceway supports standard 1.5 inch (48.3 mm) schedule 40 pipe, weight-sensitive applications will benefit from ETC’s reinforced aluminum WebPipe Batten. This extremely lightweight yet strong batten can support up to 150 pounds (68 kg) over a 10 foot (3 m) span. ColorSource Raceway with WebPipe Batten pairs perfectly with ETC Prodigy hoists.

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With multiple hanger bracket options, ColorSource Raceway is also perfect for FOH rails, grids – really any lighting position. Optional integrated worklights attach to the Raceway’s bracket, easily illuminating your space.

Product Features

  • Lightweight, economical power and data distribution for LED rigs
  • Configurable length, circuit count, and outlet choice
  • DMX or network data input
  • Acts as opto-splitter, supporting up to 24 isolated outputs
  • Perfect for Prodigy hoists
  • cULus Listed
  • CE Compliant