An LED Video Wall That Hand-Cranks Into Place


I didn’t know Belgium’s display giant Barco now had super-thin, flexible LED displays, but the company has tweeted¬†out a video show how fast and easy it is to hang a strip of 11mm pixel pitch LED in an open area (it is marketed as 10mm, but is 10.83mm, for those keeping score). ¬†The product was launched at InfoComm in June.

There’s evidently no back superstructure to stack and hold modules. It instead goes up like camping gear, based on what I see of a guy in the back cranking away on a jack or something. While installed inside, the displays are meant for the outdoor market, as they’d only look crisp at 100 feet or so back.

Here’s the video …

Dave Haynes

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Editor/Founder at Sixteen:Nine
Dave Haynes is the founder and editor of Sixteen:Nine, an online publication that has followed the digital signage industry for more than a decade. Dave does strategic advisory consulting work for many end-users and vendors, and also writes for many of them. He's based near Toronto.
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