Control Issues

Let's take a brief look at the history of lighting control systems manufacturers have developed since 1950. Here's a selective list:

  • The Thyratron Tube Multi-Scene Preset Dimming System
  • The Magnetic Amplifier Dimmer System
  • The SCR Dimmer System
  • The Thyristor Dimming System
  • “Dimmer on a Stick”
  • Slide Patch
  • Two Scene Preset Control System
  • Five Scene Preset Control System
  • Ten Scene Preset Control
  • Punch-C

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