Elegant, highly intuitive and simple to use. The perfect solution for space-challenged environments and small venues, providing fully integrated control of conventional and moving lights. The Ion satisfies the needs of beginners and pros alike.

Limelight is a Factory Authorized Field Service Representative for Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC).


The Ion can be stand-alone system or function as a remote programming station for an Eos system.

Software Features

  • Available in 1000, 1500 and 2000 channel/output configurations
  • Dedicated master playback fader pair
  • Dedicated grand master and blackout switch
  • 99 cue lists
  • 4 x 1000 Palettes (Intensity, Focus, Color, Beam)
  • 4 pageable encoders
  • Channel summary or table views, user configurable in live/blind
  • Blind spreadsheet views
  • Direct blind access to all record targets from the face panel
  • Off-line programming software
  • Data import from ETC Obsession, Express/ion, Emphasis and Strand Show files
  • Show file compatibility with Eos
  • Client/server networking and synchronized backup

ION Features

  • Supports up to two high-resolution DVI monitors
  • Integral LCD for softkeys and non-intensity parameter control
  • 2 x DMX512 outputs, RDM ready
  • ETCNet2 and Net3 native
  • Hard disk memory and USB compatible external storage
  • MIDI In/Out (additional time code functions via external gateways)
  • Contact Closure Triggers
  • Multipurpose USB bus (printer, mouse, keyboard, touchscreens, flash drivers)
  • Audio In/Out

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