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Miss Saigon Helicopter

Application

Delstar Engineering now part of Tait developed a Pan and Tilt Helicopter for Miss Saigon Musical shown at Prince Edward Theatre in London

Customer

Tait now one of the largest Stage & Theatre Special Effects companies in the world aquired Stage Technoligies and Delstar in 2013

 

The Challenge

To provide a realistic and visually stunning movement for one of the main scenes in the musical to project a replica life size model of a helicopter into the crowd

The Solution

Exlar GSX40 controls with Yaskawa Servo drives controls the pan and tilt of the Motion Base to produce a reliable smooth safe motion of the helicopter for the actors to move into the crowd.

There is also an X Y Table to move the motion base forward / backwards and side to side.

Compact

Integrated Drive Electronics

High Strength

Reduced Maintenance

Results

The Show was so successfull is went on tour to USA, South Wales, Ireland and there was talk of it opening in Hong Kong.

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