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SolaSpot 1000 Animation Wheel Replacement

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SolaSpot 1000 Animation Wheel Replacement

Applies to: SolaSpot 1000
What you will need: New animation wheel assembly, Philips screw driver

Step One: Remove  Head Covers & Gobo Module

· Loosen 2X Philips 1/4 turn captive screws on each head cover

· Detach safety cables and remove covers

On the non-lock side of the fixture’s head:

· Disconnect power  and data wire connections


On the lock side of the fixture’s head:

· Remove 2X Philips head screws

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· Lift up on the zoom/focus assembly to clear a path for the module

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· Carefully Remove the gobo module

Step Two: Remove Animation Wheel Assembly

· Remove 4X Philips head screws to free the animation wheel assembly (wheel, metal arm & belt)

· Reuse hardware

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Step Three: Installing New Animation Wheel Assembly

· Ensure that the belt is traveling on the inside of the tensioner

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· Place the belt around the motor

· Replace 4X Philips screws to mount new assembly

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Ensure that the wheel can travel/spin without making sound or without issue (it is normal to feel steppy by hand)










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