Event Screen Data

Below are a series of tables illustrating key product features for Harkness' event screen surfaces

  Front or Rear Lighting Conditions Multiple Projectors Short Throw < 1:1 Long Throw > 1:1 Gain Transmittance
Translite White Front/Rear Dark or Low 0.50 0.45
Translite Cream Front/Rear Dark or Low 0.50 0.75
Translite Blue Rear Dark or Low 0.55 0.25
Translite Midnight Rear Dark or Low   0.25 0.50
Translite Grey 230 Rear Any     0.30 2.30
Translite Grey 160 Rear Any     0.25 1.60
Translite Grey 100 Rear Any     0.40 1.00
Translite Grey 60 Rear Dark or Low   0.30 0.65
Translite Stereo Rear Any   0.13 1.20
Translite Crystal & Translite Clear Rear N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Stagelite Contrast Grey 70 Front Any 0.70 N/A
Stagelite White Front Dark or Low 1.00 N/A
Stagelite White/Black Front Dark or Low 1.00 N/A
Stagelite Stereo Front Dark   2.20 N/A

edge finishes

Harkness Screens provide an array of edge finishes for the cinema and event industry enabling a bespoke screen finish for any requirement.

Harkness projection screens are available either off the roll or with a bespoke finish. Depending on requirement, there are a variety of edge finishes.

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sound perforations

  Hole Size Open Area Viewing Distance
Digital Perf 0.9mm 4.16% 3.7m (12ft)
Mini Perf 0.5mm 2.36% 1.5m (5ft)

fire certification

All of Harkness’ cinema screen products are independently tested and certified to meet local fire regulations.  These include: UK BS 5867 Part 2, USA NFPA 701, France M1, Germany B1, Spain M2, Italy Class1, Japan BT-08-050, Korea and Australia. Fire certificates for individual products are available on request.

Harkness is also able to provide small samples for local fire testing should this be required.

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