Overview

CueServer 2 DIN (CS-940) is housed in an enclosure suitable for DIN rail, surface, or panel mounting. The DIN rail brackets accommodate standard 35mm rail. Mounting flanges are included for surface or panel mounting.

Connections for power, DMX, contact closures, and digital outputs are made using removable terminal blocks across the top edge of the unit. Ethernet, USB, and stereo audio are connected along the bottom edge.

CueServer 2 DIN’s front panel has eight customizable function buttons. Each button has a fully controllable RGB indicator. A navigation joystick is used to operate the onboard LCD menu for basic system settings, show selection, and macro execution.

Key Features

  • Completely self-contained lighting playback, architectural processor, and DMX fade engine
  • Seamlessly handles Cue Lists, Presets, and Streams
  • Controls up to 32 universes of DMX or 32 independent playback timelines
  • Front-panel configurable function buttons with RGB indicator LEDs
  • Creates lighting scenes directly or captures from external sources
  • Powerful CueScript scripting language
  • Real-Time clock with astronomical functions and calendar events
  • Built-in web server for hosting custom interactive web pages
  • Multi-show storage and removable Micro SD memory card
  • Button stations and LCD touch screens
  • System integration via Ethernet, Serial, Digital I/O, and Audio
  • Easily interfaces with Crestron, AMX, Vantage, Control 4, Medialon, Savant and other automation systems
  • Native programming environment for Mac and Windows
  • Standard DIN-Rail mounting or surface/panel mounting

Technical Specifications

DMX Features
DMX Universes Up to 32 (2 in base configurations) [*1]
Playback Faders Up to 32 [*1]
DMX Ports 2 Universes In, 2 Out (Terminal Blocks)
Streaming Cues Yes
Ethernet Protocols sACN, Art-Net, KiNET v1/v2
[*1] CueServer 2 uses a sliding scale relationship between DMX universes and playback faders. Using one DMX universe will allow one to use all 32 playback faders, 2 universes - 15 faders, 3 universes - 10 faders, 4 universes - 8 faders, etc. Additional universes are available as an addon purchase, in multiples of one.
Capacity per show (limited by available SD card storage space)
Cues 1,000,000 per Cue Stack
Cue Stacks Unlimited
Groups, Macros 100,000
Global Rules, Timer Events 1,000
Buttons 1,000
Audio Clips, Web Content Unlimited
Automation Features
Real-Time Clock Battery-backed, 1 second resolution
Event Triggers Time of day, day of week, day of month, week of month, date range, astronomical time (relative to sunrise or sunset +/- specified offset)
Scripting CueScript 2
Event Rules Unlimited
Web Hosting Apache HTTP Server
User Interface
LCD Display 40 Character x 2 Line (Black on White)
Menu Buttons 5-Way Joystick Navigation Switch
Function Buttons (8x) User-Defined Function Buttons with RGB LEDs
Software and Programming
Programming Interface CueServer Studio 2 desktop application (Mac OS X, Windows)
Offline Programming Yes
Remote Programming Yes
Apps CuePad, Figment DMX, and 3rd party apps
I/O Features and Protocols
Ethernet UDP, TCP, HTTP, Telnet, SNTP, sACN, Art-Net,
KiNET v1/v2, CueScript, CueStation
RS-232, RS-485 ASCII, CueScript (available on Terminal Blocks)
Contact Closures (8x) on Terminal Blocks
Digital Outputs (8x) on Terminal Blocks, with +5VDC output
Audio 3.5mm (1/8") Jacks for stereo input/output
Network (1x) RJ45, 10/100 Base-T Ethernet
USB (1x) Type-A USB Host Port, (1x) Micro-B USB Device Port
Power 30V DC (12V DC Nominal), 12 Watts
2-Position Terminal Block
Other Features
Memory MicroSD Card (up to 2TB), formatted as FAT32
Form Factor DIN Rail
Power Supply Not Included
Mounting Brackets Included DIN Rail Brackets and Flat Panel Mount Flanges
Physical
Width 4.8" (123 mm)
Length 8.0" (204 mm), without mounting flanges
8.9" (227 mm), with mounting flanges
Height 1.6" (40 mm), without DIN brackets
2.6" (60 mm), with DIN brackets
Weight 0.9 lbs. (0.41 kg)
Environmental
Operating Temperature -13° to 158° F (-25° to 70° C)
Storage Temperature -40° to 176° F (-40° to 80°C)
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% noncondensing
Altitude 10,000 feet maximum
Warranty
Two years from the date of purchase by the original owner (limited to defects in material or workmanship under normal use and service). See Limited Factory Warranty document for more details.
Downloads
See Downloads on CueServer 2 page.

Part Numbers

CueServer 2 DIN
CS-940 CueServer 2 DIN
Includes DIN-Rail mounted CueServer 2 with panel mounting flanges, and 2 universe license (power supply not included)
CS-UNIV CueServer 2 Additional Universe License
Adds one additional universe (maximum 32)
Accessories
AC-12P 12VDC Power Supply
AC-12P-EURO 12VDC Power Supply (UK/Euro)
AC-12P-AUST 12VDC Power Supply (Australia)
AC-24-DIN-15W DIN Power Supply, 24VDC, 15W
AC-24-DIN-36W DIN Power Supply, 24VDC, 36W