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 …

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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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