One ballast to power them all – ARRI, Dedo, Kobold and K56 HMI fixtures
Are you looking for a high speed ballast that will power your 200W, 400W and 575W ARRI, Kobold, Dedo and K5600 fixtures - all from one power supply? All with high speed option at 1,000Hz? Come and see Power Gems at Cinegear.
On 2 June, Power Gems will be returning to Paramount Studios in Hollywoo... Read Full Article
Battery-powered ballast from Power Gems. EB180PD runs on AC too
At last, Power Gems has launched a battery-powered HMI ballast. Even better news, the EB180PD can run from regular AC mains power too.
Over the years we’ve had regular requests for ballasts which will run from batteries. But you will no doubt be aware that we didn’t get round to making a prod... Read Full Article
New way to find your nearest Power Gems ballast to rent
Take a look at the new section of the Power Gems website; we’ve added a Rental Section to help you find the nearest high speed ballasts available to hire.
The Rental Section lists those companies that stock the full range of Power Gems ballasts. You can search over 400 companies, use the intera... Read Full Article
Power Gems launches online store – ballasts shipped from stock
Power Gems has launched an online store available on your phone or your desktop, offering eight core products from the extensive range of affordable high speed ballasts.
Great if you are in a hurry – it takes less than 4 clicks to place an order and ballasts are shipped from stock held in Los A... Read Full Article
Launch of Power Gems 3kW/2kW Xenon ballast for followspots
Visitors to Cine Gear got the first look at Power Gem’s XE300P, a 3kW/2kW Xenon ballast for energy-efficient use with DC lamps.
The XE300P is a thoroughly modern Xenon ballast designed for a segment of the entertainment lighting market which has seen little development in recent years.
A key... Read Full Article
Power Gems launch new range of ballasts for Xenon lamps – why did we do that?
When Power Gems first mentioned embarking on a major development project to redesign the Xenon ballast range there were a few raised eyebrows. ‘Is Xenon still relevant?’ we were asked.
True, Xenon has become an uncommon technology in the film location lighting market, but there are many other... Read Full Article