‘Tis the season to unplug: Opening hours over festive season
Christmas is coming. It’s time to unplug your ballasts and reconnect with friends and family.
On 24 December, Power Gems will close for a short break, to refresh and recharge our power supplies. We return on 5 January.
2014 has been a great year, and we expect 2015 to be stunning. Here’s t... Read Full Article
Space exploration boosted by discharge lighting
When planning a space mission, being able to test the reliability of the power supply gives you one less thing to worry about. Landing on a comet has enough unexpected risks, as the world found out when Philae bounced to a position where there isn’t enough sunlight to recharge its batteries. The s... Read Full Article
Autoscan available now – as standard
Autoscan, a feature that makes it easier to use the ballast for high speed (1000Hz) shooting, is unique to the Power Gems range of high speed ballasts. Customers often say we don’t sing the praises of Autoscan enough, and with ballasts packed full of features such as DMX remote control and built-i... Read Full Article
RatPac Dimmers visit Power Gems HQ ahead of Atlanta opening
A key player in the American lighting dimmer market, Kevin Neak of Innovative Dimmers, (also known as RatPac Dimmers) will be providing technical support for Power Gems products in the mid-West.
Kevin visited our UK headquarters this week, flying over with our new hire, salesman Dan Basso, who re... Read Full Article
Taking a closer look at Power Gems in Miami
During November Phil and Patrick visited the States, taking in the East and West Coast. Their first stop was Miami where they spent time with one of our high speed ballast customers in Florida, Miami Filmtrade.
Filmtrade is one of the biggest rental companies in Miami; it’s been servicing p... Read Full Article