VC-Dot 9 RGB 400mm Pitch 36Pcs

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VC-Dot 9 is a lightweight string of individually controllable, bright Dots useful in creating customized LED video solutions with maximum artistic flexibility and a minimum of effort.


Fully customizable and controllable via the award-winning P3 System Controller™ family and/or DMX512, it is a perfect solution for integrating LED video technology into façades, stage designs, ceilings or any other structure, indoors or out.

Mapping video onto VC-Dots goes quickly and intuitively via the P3 System Controller. No need for complex setups and time-consuming addressing. VC-Dot 9 contains nine LEDs and is available in an RGB colour mixing version.

  • Can assume any form of creative freedom
  • Individually controllable Dots
  • Bright at 22.5 cd per Dot (raw mode)
  • Maximum 36 Dots per string
  • Each Dot features calibrated brightness and colours
  • Various Dot spacings available
  • Customizable string length
  • P3 or DMX controllable
  • Intuitive mapping and addressing via P3 System Controller family
  • Efficient and long-lasting
  • IP67 rated for permanent outdoor or indoor use
  • Perfect for façade or stage integration
  • Supported by integrated power and data processor (P3 PowerPort 1500™) and simple cabling system


Pixel dimensions: 48 x 40 x 13 mm (1.9 x 1.6 x 0.6 in.)
Pixel dimensions with dome: 48 x 40 x 31 mm (1.9 x 1.6 x 1.3 in.)
Weight: 1.8 kg (4.0 lbs.) for 36 Dots, 400 mm (15.8 in.) spacing, with 2 m (6.6 ft.) lead-in cable and connector
Maximum number of pixels per string: 36
Standard pixel spacing (pitch): 400 mm (15.8 in.)
Minimum pixel spacing (pitch): 150 mm (5.9 in.)
Maximum pixel spacing (pitch): 2000 mm (78.8 in.)
Standard lead-in cable length: 2000 mm (78.8 in.)
Maximum lead-in cable length: 5000 mm (196.9 in.)
One pixel = one Dot
Control and Programming 
Control options: Martin™ P3 System controller and/or DMX
DMX channels: 3 per RGB Dot, string or group
Control modes: Calibrated and raw
Setting and addressing: P3 System Controller or RDM-compliant controller
Control resolution: 16-bit (P3) or 8-bit (DMX) control of each color
Color and intensity calibration: Dot-level
DMX compliance: USITT DMX512-A
RDM compliance: ANSI/ESTA E1.20
LED manufacturer: Cree
Minimum LED lifetime: 50 000 hours (to >70% luminous output)**
Figure obtained under manufacturer’s test conditions
Photometric Data
Light source: Nine RGB LEDs
Luminous intensity, RGB, calibrated mode: 18 cd
Luminous intensity, RGB, raw mode: 22.5 cd
Total output, RGB, calibrated mode: 55.3 lm
Red output, RGB, calibrated mode: 14.8 lm
Green output, RGB, calibrated mode: 36.9 lm
Blue output, RGB, calibrated mode: 3.6 lm
Viewing angle: 120° x 120°
Viewing angle with dome: 180° x 180°
Preliminary data, figures are approximate
Dot: Clear polycarbonate, clear silicone filled
Diffuser dome: White translucent polycarbonate
Mounting clip: White polycarbonate
Interconnecting cable: 6 x 20 AWG, black
Minimum cable bend radius: 26 mm (1.1 in.)
Protection rating: IP67
RoHS compliant
Orientation: Any
Power & data input to VC-Dot string from VC-Feeder™: Custom 8-pin connector, IP67-rated
Operating voltage: 15 VDC
Power and data converter: Martin VC-Feeder™
Peak power consumption (at full intensity, full white): 2.75 W per Dot
Typical power consumption (with typical video content): 0.92 W per Dot
Figures for typical video content are indicative only and will vary
Cooling: ConvectionMaximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 55° C
Minimum ambient temperature (Ta min.): -20° C
Peak heat dissipation (calculated, at full intensity, full white): 12 BTU/hr.
Typical heat dissipation (calculated, with typical video content): 4 BTU/hr.
Figures for typical video content are indicative only and will vary
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