RSC6 Scroller Engines are the driving force behind
the RevMatrix at Times Square, NYC, the largest and most sophisticated
scrolling display in the world.
RSC6 controller offers the highest level of reliability possible, an
important issue when 165 signs make up one gigantic image. Only Revolution
technology is capable of managing this demanding application, where
complex synchronized transitions
take place numerous times every hour of every day.
RevMatrix module features the RSC6 controller - responsible for managing
brushless motors, battery backup, four microcontrollers to monitor
failure recovery and playback of the complex choreography that makes
the RevMatrix shine.
scroller is seamlessly integrated into the structure of the Toys R
store -- an award-winning feat accomplished by
the renowned architecture and design firm Gensler. (See www.gensler.com for
software, created by Show & Tell
Productions for use at Toys "R" Us, allows a series of frames to be
previewed and animated on-screen prior to pre-production, printing,
(See www.showandtell.com for
and printing, as well as art installation logistics to ensure the
right roll ends up in each machine, is handled by Vomela. (See www.vomela.com for
of the 165 scrollers in this installation can hold up to nine images.
The transport can roll through one frame
less than 2 seconds, or as long as 11 seconds, variable
in 1% increments.
technology also features sequence controlled dimmable backlighting,
adding another eye-catching dimension to RevMatrix animations.
RSC6 system, which includes an electronic controller, motors, sensors,
and interconnection wiring,
is UL-Recognized for use in Revolution and
other scrolling signs. As of Q2-2006, all Revolution signs are based
on the outstandingly reliable and robust 6th generation RSC6.
more information about building an eye-catching RevMatrix of
or outdoor, please contact
can supply a DVD for client presentations, as well as the comprehensive
RevMatrix Product Overview, available via download upon request.
Is there any limit to the size of matrix I can build?
few as three signs can be effectively choreographed to vastly increase
currently discussing matrix projects exceeding the size and scope
of Toys R Us in Times Square, with more signs and dimmable lighting.
Do I have to use standard sizes?
custom builds the scroller units you need, with special attention to
fit, mounting, servicing, and ease of art changing. A RevMatrix
can even consist of multiple sign sizes squeezed into corners and wrapping
I do this with an old or new building?
with your architect and structural engineer, Revolution can help find
the best way to add scrollers to your existing building, or accommodate
scrollers in your new building designs.
Revolution for more information about your