Structures & Frames - STRONG / MDI Screen Systems

By: Marcel Desrochers  09-12-2011
Keywords: Steel Beams, Screen Frame, Masking Motors,

Features :

  • Self standing system;
  • No scaffolding necessary at installation;
  • Accomodates speakers;
  • Available in 2 different depths;
  • Increased safety over convetional systems;
  • Virtually no size limits;
  • Easy access for maintenance;
  • Can be easily customized;
  • Wrap around frame available;
  • Available with 4-way masking system;
  • Motorized version of masking with 10 programmable positions per axis.

Strong / MDI has developed, after several years of research, a screen frame for medium to large format cinema installations. This system consists of a structure which is self standing, a masking system of not only side movable screen masking but also screen top and bottom, a section for masking motors and an automation system that enables easy control of the masking curtains.

One big difference with the Strong / MDI system is that, at installation, no modification of parts is required. The MDI system has been specifically designed to fit in the room and go together very easily.

The Strong / MDI Structure was specifically designed to support a complete masking system safely and efficiently. This structure is composed of steel beams and uprights which are assembled on site. The system is ready to be installed, as soon as it is out of the box; no changes to the system are required because it has been designed to fit in YOUR theatre. Our team puts great efforts in the design of the system, so it is very easy to assemble by the installation crew. This means a lot of time and money is saved in the installation process.

With a minimum of tools, a small crew, can install a Strong / MDI Structure without the use of scaffolding. No need to rent, assemble, disassemble and transport scaffolding system.

The Strong / MDI Structure is composed of parts which have been designed to be installed with ease; MDI uses a minimum of different dimension parts to facilitate the installation. Some parts have been designed so they cannot be damaged during transport; this is convenient for structure installation.

Keywords: Masking Motors, Screen Frame, Steel Beams,

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