The importance of investing in production equipment
From a production hire company’s perspective, investing in high-quality production equipment is of paramount importance. Production equipment forms the backbone of their operations, enabling them to deliver top-notch services to clients. Companies can ensure seamless workflows, superior output quality, and increased efficiency by investing in state-of-the-art production equipment. Upgrading their inventory of production equipment allows them to stay ahead of the competition and attract a wider range of clients.
Additionally, reliable and well-maintained production equipment minimises the risk of technical issues during crucial events, ensuring smooth and successful productions. Hiring companies can enhance their reputation, build trust with clients, and ultimately drive business growth by prioritising acquiring and maintaining production equipment. So, whether it’s cameras, lighting, audio systems, or other essential tools, investing in top-quality production equipment is an indispensable strategy for success in the competitive production industry.
Production Hire invests heavily in high-tech production equipment
Production Hire is proud to launch the latest equipment acquired for event lighting and sound solutions. Take a look at some of our products below:
L- Acoustics K1
The L-Acoustics K1 sets the standard for sound quality in major stadium tours and prestigious outdoor festivals worldwide. Renowned for its unparalleled SPL (sound pressure level) per metre, K1 outperforms any other system. When combined with the K1-SB, it provides exceptional control over directivity, making it the top choice for addressing noise containment and throwing challenges in outdoor environments. With advanced proprietary rigging technology, the K1 offers precise deployment and rapid load-in and load-out capabilities, solidifying its position as the go-to solution for high-precision sound reinforcement in large-scale events.
Martin Audio WP9
The WPL is a versatile 3-way bi-amp, 2 x 12″ large format line array that offers scalable resolution optimisation for enhanced coverage, consistency, and control. This all-horn, maximum-efficiency design delivers exceptional sonic performance with a 90° horizontal constant directivity pattern for precise sound dispersion. With external, dedicated, multi-channel Class D amplification and the industry-leading DISPLAY software, the WPL enables highly accurate array optimisation, reducing setup time and eliminating trial-and-error. Its compact and lightweight design, coupled with fast 3-point rigging, makes it ideal for touring sound reinforcement in festivals, stadiums, and arenas. The WPL guarantees consistent coverage and reduced sound-spill, ensuring an outstanding audio experience straight out of the box.
Mac Aura XIP lights
The MAC Aura XIP is a premium moving head wash light designed for a variety of production environments. It introduces a radical aura filament effect and provides full pixel control with video mapping capabilities onto the beam, aura, or both. Thanks to Martin’s smart outdoor-capable design, it is the first fixture in its class to be rated for outdoor use without compromising weight, size, or aesthetics.
The MAC Aura XIP sets a new standard for optical quality, delivering an even wash field with a soft edge, minimal stray light, and powerful mid-air beams controlled by an improved light engine. Its versatility makes it ideal for concerts, tours, theatre, television, corporate events, and more. Additionally, rental customers will appreciate its lighter and more versatile design, along with optical enhancements and sealed construction, allowing for usage in various locations and reduced maintenance requirements. The MAC Aura XIP truly excels as a production equipment offering outstanding performance and flexibility.
ChamSys MagicQ MQ250M lighting desk
The MagicQ MQ250M Stadium is a highly capable and portable production equipment solution, combining show control with on-the-go convenience. With the familiar MagicQ software, this console can control up to 128 universes without the need for additional processing equipment. Despite its compact size, the MQ250M offers an impressive programming space with ten backlit motorised faders and ten backlit playback encoders featuring executors. It provides access to 64 universes and an option to upgrade to 128.
The console is equipped with RGB illumination for playbacks, backlit buttons, a built-in 15″ Multi HD touch display, and a dedicated 5″ Attribute/Encoder touch display. It also features dual 100mm Manual Cross Faders, two dedicated high-power USB ports for charging devices, and built-in Wi-Fi connectivity for the MagicQ Remote control app. The MagicQ MQ250M Stadium is an all-in-one solution for show control, combining portability, versatility, and comprehensive features for professional productions.
Allen & Heath SQ5
The SQ-5, powered by Allen & Heath’s ground-breaking XCVI 96kHz FPGA engine, is an exceptional piece of production equipment designed for professionals in live sound, recording, and streaming applications. It sets a new standard with its class-leading high-resolution audio and incredibly low latency of less than 0.7ms, ensuring unparalleled power and audio fidelity. The SQ-5 features 96kHz FPGA processing, providing optimal audio performance. It offers 48 input channels and 16 onboard preamps, allowing for versatile audio routing and capturing.
The console is DEEP processing ready, enabling advanced effects and processing capabilities. With 12 stereo mixes plus LR, three stereo matrices, and eight stereo FX engines with dedicated returns, the SQ-5 offers extensive mixing capabilities. It also includes a 64-ch I/O port for audio networking and a 32×32 USB audio interface for seamless connectivity. Additionally, the SQ-5 is compatible with a range of remote expanders, further expanding its capabilities. The SQ-5 stands out as a top-tier production equipment choice, providing professionals with unparalleled audio quality and performance.
Allen & Heath SQ6
The SQ-6, powered by Allen & Heath’s ground-breaking XCVI 96kHz FPGA engine, is a top-of-the-line production equipment designed for professionals in live sound, recording, and streaming applications. With its class-leading high-resolution audio and ultra-low latency of less than 0.7ms, the SQ-6 offers unmatched power and audio fidelity. Featuring 96kHz FPGA processing, the console ensures optimal audio performance. It provides 48 input channels and 24 onboard preamps, allowing for versatile audio routing and capturing.
The SQ-6 is DEEP processing ready, enabling advanced effects and processing capabilities. With 12 stereo mixes plus LR, three stereo matrices, and eight stereo FX engines with dedicated returns, the SQ-6 offers extensive mixing capabilities. It also includes a 64-ch I/O port for audio networking and a 32×32 USB audio interface for seamless connectivity. The SQ-6 is compatible with a range of remote expanders, further expanding its versatility. For professionals seeking exceptional audio quality and performance, the SQ-6 is an unrivalled production equipment choice.
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Trust in Production Hire for your event equipment needs
At Production Hire, we are constantly researching ways to improve and increase our service offerings to our clients. As a leading event equipment company, Production Hire is proud to be able to support event managers and event companies with their equipment needs for large-scale indoor and outdoor events. We are proud to offer our clients the latest production hire products to help improve their event sound and lighting needs.
Contact our helpful team today to learn more about the equipment we are acquiring or engage with us for your next event. We look forward to working with you to bring your event sound and lighting to life.