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TA-10 DX Theatre Automation System

TA-10 DX Wall-MountNext generation automation supports digital cinema and retains all the features and flexibility of the original

The TA-10 DX Theatre Automation has an onboard serial port for connection to serial-style digital cinema servers like the Dolby Show Store. It has an onboard GPIO interface for connection to GPIO-style digital cinema servers like the Doremi DCP-2000 and GDC SA-2100. The TA-10 DX retains all the legacy film functions of the original TA-10.

Programming the TA-10 DX Theatre Automation to respond to digital server commands is fast and easy using Component Engineering’s Cue Manager™ PC software.

Contains the familiar and full complement of relays required to control all of your house functions.

TA-10 DX Drawer Mount
     TA-10 DX Wall-Mount                                                 TA-10 DX Drawer Mount

Features and Accessories

• Allows a digital server with a GPIO or serial interface to control theatre house

• Supports all legacy TA-10 film functions and the FM-35 Cue Detector

• Fires cue relays, event lines, and auxiliary relays in response to commands issued
  by a digital server

• Can be factory preprogrammed and/or modified in the field using Cue Manager™

• Supports the control and monitoring of multiple digital and/or film systems
  through a remote box

• Easily interfaces to fire alarm or other panic stop devices

• Built-in local alarm

• TA-10 DX can be connected to and controlled by a film projector, a digital server,
  or both simultaneously in a hybird configuration

• Dedicated digital server sound select feature for wiring flexibility in a hybrid
  film/digital environment

• Supports remote control start and stop buttons, local start and stop buttons,
  remote control status box LED indicators, and local LED indicators during both
  digital and film presentations

• Dedicated pulse on panic stop relay

FM-35 Cue Detector
Optional FM-35 Cue Detector

Remote Control/Status BoxRemote Control/
Status Box

TA-10 DX Block Diagram


Wall-mount Unit:
Height: 17 3/4"
Width: 11 3/8"
Depth: 4"

Drawer/Rack-mount Unit:
Height: 3 1/2"
(2 rack units)
Width: 19"
Depth: 14 1/2"

Power Input:
117 VAC 50/60 Hz
25 Watts Max

(220 VAC version available)

Relay Contact Ratings:
Small Pilot Relays:
500 mA AC or DC

(Voltages over 48 not recommended)

Large Power Relays:
10 A 120/240 VAC

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