A ruggedly constructed medium to long throw 410 watt follow spot, the Comet produces a narrow, hard or soft edged beam which zooms from 2.3° to 12.2°. The Comet can be used in any application where manual control of a lighting beam is required to follow a performer and to vary beam size, quality and color.
At its tightest spot setting (with Iris) the Comet throws a beam 80 footcandles, 4 feet in diameter @ 100 feet. At widest flood, it throws a beam 33 footcandles 21.4 feet in diameter, @ 100 feet.
Vertical tilt of 60° up, 60° down with positive locking knob. Pans 360° on included stand.
Hinged access door for easy bulb replacement.
Dual adjustable lenses travel on zinc plated channels.
Built-in 18-leaf stainlesss steel iris is controlled from top of unit with heat resistant knob.
Low noise fan cooled.
6 Frame color changer allows single or multiple colors to be inserted into beam path.
Mechanical brass 3 leaf dimmer, top operated with heat resistant knob.
Altman Comet Specs
410 watts maximum
G5.3 minature 2-pin with bulb ejector
High purity Crown glass
Altman proprietory mount, M12 thread
Flat steel fork with dual locking dog tilt handles
25', 18 gauge with 3 prong Edison plug
Dual lens carriers on zinc plated channels, 3 alignment screws
Head: 55 lbs (24.8 kg) Yoke and Stand: 36 lbs (16.2 kg)
Head and controls : 34.5 x 15.75 x 17.5" (88 x 40 x 44 cm) Stand and Yoke: 57.5" (146 cm) Max height, 45.5" (116 cm) Min height