Maniac has 10 groups of 8 watt, RGBA Quad LED lights, rapid movement, rapid color change, strobe, instant stop, adjustable fog output, and anti-drip technology. The yoke has a 540 degree pan and the head has a 260 degree tilt. Maniac can be hung or placed on the floor and several units can be synchronized together to make Maniac magic.
Original report commissioned by Actors' Equity Association (AEA) and the League of American Theaters and Producers (LATP). Written from a scientific point-of-view, not intended for any specific machine.