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Color Force Compact™

Powerful Workhorse Fixture

The Chroma-Q® Color Force Compact™ is a powerful creative lighting tool that works in perfect harmony with the popular Color Force™ range. The Compact is a cost-effective workhorse, ideal for a wide range of applications. Utilising core LED technology from the Color Force range, the fixture provides 1700 lumens in a cost-effective, slim, compact profile, while maintaining colour compatibility with the rest of the range.

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Technical Specifications

Product code CHCFCRGBA
Dimensions 212mm x 196mm x 152mm / 8.4" x 7.7" x 6"
Weight 4 kgs / 8.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions 267mm x 254mm x 241mm / 10.5" x 10" x 9.5"
Shipping Weight 5.4kgs / 12 lbs
Power & Connections Daisy-chained power & data connections
Power Supply External - PSU15 | External - PSU5
Power Input Rating 48V DC
Power Consumption 60 watts
Typical Power & Current Measurements done with all LEDs at max. intensity. Measurements made at nominal voltage. Allow for deviation of +/- 10%
Power Connector In/Out XLR 4-pin
Data Connector In/Out XLR 4-pin
Max Cable Run ~60m / 200ft (PSU to last unit)
Control Protocol ANSI E1.11 USITT DMX 512-A
Cooling System Convection
Operating Temperature 0°C to 40°C
Construction Cast machined enclosure
Colour Black
Built-In Hardware Yoke Assembly
IP Rating *IP65
Approvals CISPR22 :2006/EN55022 :2006 & CISPR 24:1997/ EN55024 :1998, ICES-003 :2004 & FCC Part 15 Subpart B: 2007

*As per IEC60529 ingress protection rating code.

Control & Photometric Data

LED Engines 1
LEDs Per Engine 28 (7 x RGBA)
Total LEDs 28
Control Modes 52 channels FxHSI, 45 channels HSI, 45 channels RGB, 15 channels FxHSI,
9 channels HSI, 9 channels RGB, 9 channels FxHSI, 3 channels HSI, 3 channels RGB, 60 channels RGBA, 61 channels sRGBI, 12 channels RGBA, 13 channels sRGBI, 4 channels RGBA, 5 channels sRGBI, Look Select, Master Standalone, Slave Standalone
Dimming Curve Theatrical
Variable Effects Engine Yes
Effects Parameters Grouping, colour speed, colour fan, colour range, colour step, intensity effects, intensity fan
Hot Lumen Output 1700
Red 350
Green 960
Blue 90
Amber 700
Optics Specialised close focus lens
Beam Angle 14° (approx.)
With Optional Frosted Optic 21° (approx.)
Beam Distribution Asymmetrical direct illumination
CCT Adjustable 1,000 - 10,000K
Colour Gamut Performance enhanced
CRI 92
Lamp Life L70 at 50,000 hours

Ordering Information


  • CHCFCRGBA: Chroma-Q Color Force Compact

Included Items

  • CHCFCCL: Clear Glass for Compact
  • CHCFCFL: Frosted Glass for Compact
  • CHCFCAH: Color Force Accessory Holder


  • CHCFCTH: *Top Hat for Compact - Black
  • CHCFCHTH: *Half Top Hat for Compact - Black
  • CHCFCECL: *Egg Crate Louver for Compact - Black
  • CHCFCBD: *Barn Door for Compact - Black
  • CHCFCDMXOP: W-DMX Wireless Option for PSU-15
  • CHPSU300: Chroma-Q PSU 5 Way for Compact

*City Theatrical Accessories