Entries by Ysella

Project X – the remote control line follower

What happens if you give a sixth form design student a brief and 1 week’s access to EMP’s facilities? The project was a line follower with remote control. The process included: Understanding the brief 3D design and modelling 3D printing of custom parts CNC of custom chassis Component identifying and purchasing Schematic design  PCB design […]

Film and TV Lighting, Motion & Animatronics

EMP Designs was first set up when a film company came to our founder Dan Stanton and asked for some help with a bespoke electronics project. Dan has always loved an electronics challenge, so he set to solving it! Once complete, more requests came in and Dan set up EMP. This year the company is […]

Micro Radio DMX pixel controller – created for use on film sets

Working regularly with film makers, we created a micro radio DMX pixel controller for use on set. At only 12mm wide, it is exactly the same width as LED strip, allowing the controller to be completely hidden away, ideal for use on lead active props. It receives the full DMX universe, enabling control of every […]

Electronic Product Designer Required

The Job As our business grows, we are looking for an Electronic Product Designer to join our friendly, small and busy team. Our projects are diverse and we offer a dynamic environment where no two days will be the same – from industrial mechanics, to retail projects, to working with leading film production companies on […]

LV8 Pro arrives

The LV8 is now available in LV8 Pro version. The LV8 is a popular product from our market-leading LV range of radio embedded LED controllers. It is one of our larger products offering 8 channels. The LV8 Pro is a streamlined, more powerful version, with 8 amps of power per channel. As with all our […]

SkyNode now with RDM

SkyNode RDM – The SkyNode micro-radio DMX receiver now comes in a Remote Device Management version. At 26 x 50 x 10 mm,  it is the same depth as the standard SkyNode, but just slightly longer allowing for the addition of RDM technology. Still the smallest unit on the market, it docks to the back […]

40 Way Radio Desk Transmitter

Following the success of our standard radio desk transmitter which provides easy and portable control of 8 channels, we have been asked to develop a desk with the same features but more channels. Introducing the 40 way desk…. There 32 sliders, and 8 flash buttons delivering 40 channels. Each slider provides a channel of easy […]

New extended operating mode for Radio Desk software

… every DMX channel can now be assigned as an active channel Introducing ‘Pages’ – New Radio Desk Software  In collaboration with Cinelex, our developers have created new software that will drastically change the capabilities of our Radio Desk from 8 active channels to a full DMX universe. Our 8 channel desk was designed as […]

LV4 Pro handheld LED controller is here!

Our LV4 Pro handheld controller has arrived! The market leading,  4 channel, RGBW LED controller with embedded Lumen Radio has been made smaller, slimmer and now handles twice as much power as the standard LV4, with up to 8 amps per channel. For more information, click here. Or contact us.