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Obsidian Control Systems offers educational version of NX DMX™ node

With the express purpose to support teachers and foster student learning in professional stage lighting design, Obsidian Control Systems is pleased to offer educators and students a discounted, educational version of its NX DMX™ 2-port DMX node. The USB-powered node allows users to unlock and output two DMX Universes in/out of ONYX software, available for free download and compatible with Windows-based computers. 

The NX DMX educational version is available through Elation’s dealer network at a special price and on a pre-qualified basis. Applicants must provide proof of enrollment in or employment in an accredited educational institution. Interested parties can contact Elation at for further details.

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As a member of the innovative ONYX platform from Obsidian Control Systems, the NX DMX provides instant access to DMX In and Outputs as well as RDM communication. The device is plug and play and requires no drivers or additional configuration to integrate with ONYX. NX DMX is designed to work with any PC but also works with any ONYX console as a fast and affordable way to add two additional DMX ports. 

About Obsidian Control Systems
Obsidian Control Systems is an accessible line of advanced yet intuitive lighting control products for professionals. Refined by passion, Obsidian Control Systems combines over 25 years of experience developing professional entertainment lighting control solutions for automated and theatrical lighting fixtures. Obsidian lighting control software and hardware is easy to use and accessible to every level of user, whether a novice programmer or a designer at the highest level. All Obsidian lighting control systems run innovative ONYX™ lighting control software, a powerful yet easy-to-learn lighting control platform designed for both hardware consoles and PC systems. Obsidian Control Systems products are distributed exclusively by Elation Professional worldwide and are available in various sizes to accommodate any scale and budget. Visit the Obsidian Control Systems website at to learn more.

For more information, contact:

Elation Professional US
6122 S. Eastern Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90040
Tel: (866) 245-6726 (toll free)
Tel: (323) 582-3322 

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