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1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 392 (368)

1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition
1945 Theatre Catalog
1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 392
Page 392


1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 392

"BEST" AUTOMATIC SLIDE PROJECTOR



An ideal slide projector for continuous operation, comes in three Silas, I00, 1000 it and 1500 watt. May be used in projecltion booth, in lobby or on roof with outdoor screen. Powered by heavy duty motor and completely foolproof. 500 watt model accommodates ten slideselooo and 1300 watt models, twelve slides.



(00 Walt Model Model "B"

and light is needed. flood.



Pipe Clamps

"BEST" WONDER SPOTLIGHTS

For Footlights, Spotting Lobby Displays or anywhere that a concentrated beam of brilliant white or colEasily adjusted for spot or Come complete less bulb.

ACCESSORIES

Protect yourself against iire and other emergencies in your projection room. Protect yourself with "Best" Fire Shutters-a shutter that satisfactorily meets all state and city inspection laws. which require gravity doors or shutters on portholes of projection rooms. "Best" Fire Shutters and hBest" Shutter Controls prevent smoke from spreading into auditorium. And they last. because they are made of heavy 10 gauge steel. Grooves ior drop plates are welded to back plate. Drop plates are 1/," plate-will always DROP. Complete and ready to install.

Extra grooves for 1/4" glass included on all Types "F," "SP," and "L" Shutters.

"BEST" 1500 WATT SLIDE PROJECTOR



A high powered. hand-operated slide projector. Delivers twice as much light as a 1000 watt projector and is for use on exceptionally long throws or where an exceptional amount of screen illumination is needed. All "Best" Slide Projectors come complete with mirror, heavy-duty cord and switch. In addition, the 1500 watt models are equipped with Heat Absorbing Glass as a protecdon to the slides.

rapher. High





"Best" Pee Wee g SPOTLIGHT

I000 Watt Model

A 75 - 100 Watt Spotlight

Hand Color Wheel for 400 watt Spot

I'IIIE SIIU STEREOPT o SPOTLIGHTS 0

ll B E ST" FIRE SHUTTERS MEET All INSPEBIIIIN [MS

500 WATT BESTEREOPTICON

The ideal projector for the small theatre, classroom, lecturer, church, and photogediciency make the 500 watt Bestereopticon unusu< ally popular for distances up to 73 feet. A trial will convince you that this projecror delivers screen results that are equal to those of much higher priced projectors. Leatherette Carrying Case available.





'I'TEBS ICONS



INFORMATION FOR ORDERING

FIRST number is WIDTH, and SECOND number is HEIGHT. Give width of Projection Booth. Specify "WITH .COUNTERWEIGHTS" if counterweights are wanted on the Type "SP" Shutters. When figuring openings for "Best" Port Shutters remembereU) That the overall height of the shutter is always twice the height of the opening plus 5" for iramework. (2) That the overall width is the width of the opening plus 6" for framework. (3) The overall width ol a counterweighted shutter is the width of the opening plus 10" for framework. (4) Openings should not be spaced

close enough together to cause one shutter to overlap another.



"BEST" 1000 WATT > SLIDE PROJECTOR







A projector for general use that has found a place in theatres using high intensity lamps for their tilm projectors, and especially where the distance to the screen exceeds 75 feet. Lamp and mirror adjustments on ALL 'iBest" Slide ProjeCtors are on the OUTSIDE where they are cool and easy to get at. Leatherette Carrying Case available.

and low price



Bestomatic

COLOR SPOTLIGHT

AUTOMATIC COMPACT POWERFUL









Same as above but for 1000 watt Spot Automatic Color Wheel for 400 watt Spot Same but for 1000 watt Spot





FIXTURES FOR 150 WATT R-40 LAMP BULBS

No. 17 Lowboy Lamp Holder No. 7! Clip Up Lamp Holder No. 155 Automatic Color Wheel



"BEST" Copper Terminal Lugs (sameness; Made to Last





"BEST"

REWIND PULLEYS

FOR SIMPLEX REWINDS Two Sizes-5" - 7"

Now-a small, yet powerful light at an amazingly low price, FOR SHORT RANGE WORK-HIDDEN LIGHTING EFFECTS, ETC.

"BEST"

Automatic

COLOR WHEEL

for the PAR-38 and R40 Lamps

A compact motor-driven revolving color wheel enabling you to have a constant color change from the new 6.1!. Spotlight or Floodlight Lamps. Equipped with 13" color wheel. universal action "U" bracket mounting. and heavy base. Standard model for use on no volt 60 cycle current;

other models available.

To Incliilixtr inqulyy re (be about, pirate mention tbix volume and page numbnt





Seven Color:

color wheel, adjustable to spot or flood. Standard model for use on Alternating Current. DC model available.

Carbon Savers

For all Low Intensity and Suprex Type Lamps (Suprcx type not shown)

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1945 Theatre Catalog, 4th Edition, Page 392