RDM (Remote Unit Management) is an improvement to the USITT DMX512 protocol that allows bilateral communication between the projector and the controller on the same DMX signal line. Thanks to this protocol, certain aspects of the equipment can be managed and monitored without altering the operation of DMX equipment that does not recognize the RDM protocol.
BACKUPS AND UPDATES
Thanks to its USB port, it is really very easy and quick to backup both the personalities and entire programs with just a couple of clicks. Also, through the same port, it is really simple to update its firmware.
With a keypad dedicated to this functionality, the Navigator RDM series includes certain effects and preset movements to speed up programming times. Thanks to the incorporation of these predefined attributes, not only time is saved but also a professional attribute is added to this compact series of DMX consoles.
DMX Controller - 512 DMX Channels
Navigator.Smart.RDM is a next-gen DMX controller able to manage 24 units up to 26 channels each - with a limit of 1 universe (512 channels) - reaching a total of 36 chases with 100 steps per chase and 36 scenes. As a huge innovation for a compact controller, this board incorporates RDM function to remotely address your RDM-compatible units. Navigator.Smart.RDM also sports a USB port for data backup and firmware update and let the user to softpatch faders & control wheels easily. Last but not least, the controller has a built-in effect generator with complex effects & movement settings that can be run simultaneously.
2 x 16-digit Backlit LCD display
8 faders for manual control - 3 pages
2 control wheels for Pan & Tilt
12 buttons to execute 8 integrated movements + 4 color effects
Hue, Saturation & Value knobs
512 DMX channels - Up to 24 units of 26 DMX channels each (1 universe)
36 programmable scenes
36 chases with 100 steps
12 built-in effect programs
Built-in effect generator
HSV color mixing
Assignable fade time
Sound control via built-in microphone
Faders & control wheels are soft patch
1 XLR-3 DMX Output connector
1 USB Port
1 Power Input
Dimensions: 483x171x89 mm. / 19x6.7x3.5 in.
Weight: 2.3 Kg. / 5 Lbs.