• Easy to use in the dark.
  • Simple, no over complicated functions.
  • Find and solve problems quickly.
  • Fits in your pocket.
  • Flash out those temp dimmers! Find that air gap!

STATE: Mini DMX Tester

The STATE DMX tester is capable of transmitting and receiving DMX signals. Its eight modes allow the diagnostics of common faults found in lighting systems, as well as assisting in focussing, rig checking and testing an installation.


DMX OUT, flash out fixtures etc. Build a STATE.

DMX IN, see received levels, check signal.

Larger screen, easier to read OLED display works really well in the dark as the light, no nasty backlight to switch on.

MIDI reception – will receive and display MIDI commands, including MSC from a lighting console.

LTC, will receive and display SMPTE timecode, including the format/frame rate.

RECORD – New for R3 units. You can now capture (from DMX in) 200 DMX Snapshots into memory. Useful for backup etc or setting up of standalone fixtures. Once a memory is stored it can be played back, and levels altered.

Personalised each unit displays your name on power-up.

The unit is powered by a 1000mAH LiPo battery and can be charged from any powered USB socket, a phone charger, computer or power adaptor are all suitable candidates. The units high resolution OLED screen is responsible for a long battery life.

The rugged aluminium enclosure and screen protected by durable polycarbonate face should survive a toolbox or carrying in a pocket. Neutrik 5 pin connectors are used for long service life.

Levels are set using an encoder, fast access to 0,50,100% are offered with a press of a single key. Continuously cycling values can also be provided by the unit. An offset can be set, so for example you can jump through the rig in 3s, to test the R channel in lots of LED battens etc.

The unit has been designed and manufactured in the UK.

Dimensions: 80mm (l) x 64mm (w) x 30mm (h)30mm

Price: £185

Included: USB Charging cable, purple carrying bag.

Extras: MIDI and LTC adaptor cables £16 each. Or make your own!

STATE Manual

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