Hog 4 Consoles

The First Family of Automated Lighting Control

High End Systems’ Hog consoles pioneered the world of large scale automated lighting control. They have enduring loyalty from programmers worldwide. The Hog 4 was built around the way you work, which leads to legendary ease of use. Its tools are designed for programming efficiency, which means even advanced features like pixel-mapping and plot layout are optimized for programming speed.

An extensive range of consoles and accessories designed for markets of all shapes and sizes, all Hog 4 products use the same intuitive and powerful Hog 4 operating system software for seamless compatibility and total control of your show.

The Hog 4 OS has proven itself on the world’s most demanding shows – but it also scales to small clubs and theatres.

 

The Big Hogs

HOG 4

The flagship console of the Hog family, Hog 4 is designed for the largest stadium shows, theme park installations, and concert tours. Hog 4 shines in any environment requiring a multi console setup and networking.

Hog 4 embraces the latest technology while retaining the familiar control surface of previous generations. Programmers will power through cueing sessions using multitouch monitors, high resolution encoders, jog shuttle wheel, LCD keys and motorized faders. Conveniences such as integrated storage drawers and keyboard, dual color surface work lights and reading lights Make Hog 4 the programmers choice!

 
Features
  • Robust Hog 4 Operating Software
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous crossfades
  • Two internal 17-inch touchscreens with 10 point multi-touch
  • Three external monitors or touchscreens supported
  • Five encoders for an expanded wheelset
  • Twelve LCD User Keys
  • Tri Axis backlit trackball, with rotary encoder for the third axis and four configurable buttons for cursor and position control
 
  • Ten motorized playback faders
  • One motorized Grand Master
  • Dedicated Intensity and Rate wheels
  • User assignable Jog Shuttle encoder
  • 48 Soft-Keys for quick toolbar selections
 
 
Connectivity
  • Unlimited number of DMX channels via Ethernet DPs
  • Unlimited number of Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN) universes via Ethernet DPs
  • Onboard MIDI Input and Output, MIDI Show Control and MIDI Time Code and LTC Input
  • Multiple LTC inputs via optional multiple SMPTE/ LTC USB Widget
  • Connectivity with many visualizers via Ethernet
  • Wired and wireless networking ability with multiple Wholehog console systems
  • Remote Focus capabilities when networked with a tablet PC running Hog 4PC software
  • Supports USB Playback and Expansion Wings
Weights and Dimensions
  • Width - 40.5"/1029mm
  • Depth - 28.49"/555mm
  • Height (screen down) - 6.5"/165mm
  • Height (screen up) - 16.43"/418mm
  • Weight - 75 lbs/34 kg
 
Tools for Making Bootable Console Restore USB Flash Drives
Linux Live (for Win 7 and Win 8) Unetbootin (for Mac OS X)
Touch OSC Software and Templates for Open Sound Control:
Touch OSC Software Touch OSC Templates for Hog 4 Control (iPhone/iPad) [zip] 

 

 
Full Boar 4

High End Systems’ Full Boar 4 is versatile enough to handle everything from a corporate show to a full stadium gig. The Full Boar 4 offers all the power of the flagship Hog 4, but in a more compact and affordable package, with sleek lines, raked screens, and that familiar layout.

Full Boar 4 provides two 15.6-inch multi-touch monitors and two additional video outputs. Four on-board DMX universes drive the rig, and two gigabit Ethernet ports are provided for Art-Net, sACN, and console networking. Full Boar 4 satisfies the demanding programmer, and brings the package in on budget.

 

 
Features
  • Robust Hog 4 Operating Software
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous crossfades
  • Two internal 15.6-inch touchscreens with 10 point multi-touch
  • Two external monitors or touchscreens supported*
  • Five encoders for an expanded wheelset
  • Twelve LCD User Keys
  • Tri Axis backlit trackball, with rotary encoder for the third axis and four configurable buttons for cursor and position control
  • Ten motorized playback faders
  • One motorized Grand Master
 
  • Four fixed universes of DMX 512 and up to 12 universes of DMX 512 over ArtNet or sACN
  • Hog-Net Ethernet connector
  • Fixture-Net Ethernet connector
  • Internal Solid State Hard disk drive
  • Five USB ports for Wholehog wings and external touchscreens
  • Desklights, feedback LEDs, and integrated worklight all dimmable
  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Light Converse Visualizer dongle included
  • Dust cover included
  • Custom road case included
 
 
 
Connectivity
  • Unlimited number of DMX channels via Ethernet DPs
  • Unlimited number of Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN) universes via Ethernet DPs
  • Onboard MIDI Input and Output, MIDI Show Control and MIDI Time Code and LTC input
  • Multiple LTC inputs via multiple SMPTE/ LTC USB Widgets
  • Connectivity with many visualizers via Ethernet
  • Wired and wireless networking ability with multiple Wholehog console systems
  • Remote Focus capabilities when networked with a tablet PC running Hog 4PC software
  • Supports USB Playback and Expansion Wings
Weights and Dimensions
  • Width - 35.5"/902mm
  • Depth - 22.65"/575mm
  • Height - 9.6"/244mm
  • Weight - 45lb/20.4kg
 
Tools for Making Bootable Console Restore USB Flash Drives
Linux Live (for Win 7 and Win 8) Unetbootin (for Mac OS X)
Touch OSC Software and Templates for Open Sound Control:
Touch OSC Software Touch OSC Templates for Hog 4 Control (iPhone/iPad) [zip]

 

 
Road Hog 4

The most cost-effective Hog ever, Road Hog 4 strikes the perfect balance between performance and economy. The programming interface remains familiar, and the ergonomics of Road Hog’s compact chassis are unparalleled, while the shared HOG software environment lets the user transition across the whole range without sacrificing work flow.

Programmers will love the 22-inch, high resolution multi-touch display providing ample space for customized screen layouts with one additional video output. Four on-board DMX universes drive the rig, and two gigabit Ethernet ports are provided for Art-Net, sACN, and console networking. This Hog packs an enormous punch, despite being the most affordable Hog console in a generation!

 
Features
  • Robust Hog 4 Operating Software
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous crossfades
  • One internal 22-inch touchscreens with 10-point multi-touch
  • One external monitor or touchscreen supported*
  • Four encoders for an expanded wheelset
  • Twelve User Keys
  • Ten playback faders
  • Four fixed universes of DMX 512 and up to 8 universes of DMX 512 over ArtNet or sACN
 
  • Hog-Net Ethernet connector
  • Fixture-Net Ethernet connector
  • Internal Solid-State Hard-disk drive
  • Five USB ports for Wholehog wings and external touchscreens
  • Desklights, feedback LEDs, and integrated worklight all dimmable
  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Light Converse Visualizer dongle included
  • Dust cover included
  • Optional Custom Road Case
 
 
Connectivity
  • Unlimited number of DMX channels via Ethernet DPs
  • Unlimited number of Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN) universes via Ethernet DPs
  • MIDI Input and Output, MIDI Show Control and MIDI Time Code via optional external widget
  • Multiple LTC input via via optional external widgets
  • Connectivity with many visualizers via Ethernet
  • Wired and wireless networking ability with multiple Wholehog console systems
  • Remote Focus capabilities when networked with a tablet PC running Hog 4PC software
  • Supports USB Playback and Master Wings
Weights and Dimensions
  • Width - 26.7"/678mm
  • Depth - 27.6"/701mm
  • Height - 8.1"/206mm
  • Weight - 38.6lb/17.5kg
 
Tools for Making Bootable Console Restore USB Flash Drives
Linux Live (for Win 7 and Win 8) Unetbootin (for Mac OS X)
Touch OSC Software and Templates for Open Sound Control:
Touch OSC Software Touch OSC Templates for Hog 4 Control (iPhone/iPad) [zip]

 

 
RackHog 4

Rack Hog 4 has all the power of a Hog 4 console in a 3U 19-inch rack mount unit. Designed for those applications where permanent hardware interfaces are not necessary, the Rack Hog 4 is well-suited for fixed-installation applications such as cruise ships, theme parks, and architectural lighting features. Rack Hog 4 can also act as a backup to any Hog 4 family console.

Plug a Hoglet 4 into the Rack Hog 4, add a touch screen and you have a powerful, stable control system ready to take on any show. Rack Hog 4 is fully expandable using Wings, Widgets and DMX Processors.

 
Features
  • Robust Hog 4 Operating Software
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous crossfades
  • Built in DMX Processor 8000
  • Hog-Net Ethercon connector
  • Fixture-Net Ethercon connector
  • Four USB ports for Wholehog wings and external touchscreens
  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Keyboard and Mouse included
  • Solid-State Hard-Drive
Connectivity
  • Unlimited number of DMX channels via Ethernet DPs
  • Unlimited number of Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN) universes via Ethernet DPs
  • Onboard MIDI Input and Output, MIDI Show Control and MIDI Time Code and LTC Input
  • Multiple LTC inputs via optional multiple SMPTE/ LTC USB Widget
  • Connectivity with many visualizers via Ethernet
  • Total networking ability with multiple Wholehog console systems
  • Remote Focus capabilities via Open Sound Control
  • Connectivity to remote Windows PC’s running Hog 4PC
  • Supports USB Playback and Expansion Wings
 
 
Weights and Dimensions
  • Width - 19.1"/485mm
  • Depth - 16.6"/422mm
  • Height - 5.25"/133mm (3U)
  • Weight - 21lb/9.5kg
 
 
Tools for Making Bootable Console Restore USB Flash Drives
Linux Live (for Win 7 and Win 8) Unetbootin (for Mac OS X)
Touch OSC Software and Templates for Open Sound Control:
Touch OSC Software Touch OSC Templates for Hog 4 Control (iPhone/iPad) [zip]

 

 
DP8K

The DMX Processor 8000 (DP8K) adds additional DMX processing capabilities to the Hog 4 line and provides the output power for Hog 4 systems. The Hog 4 Operating System doesn't limit operators to a fixed number of DMX channels - just add as many DP8K’s as needed to supply the specified number of DMX universes for the production. The DP8K manages 16 DMX universes with ease, providing standard DMX, Art-Net, and E1.3.1 (sACN) outputs.

 
Features
  • Eight 5-pin XLR DMX 512 outputs
  • Expandable to 16 via Widgets
  • 16 universes of DMX via Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN) output
  • Powerful distributed processing of cross-fades and effects
  • Local interface with LCD screen and buttons for configuration and testing
  • DMX status and test facilities
  • All functions are configurable remotely
  • Firmware remotely upgradeable over network
 
 
Specifications
  • 2.0 GHz Intel Dual Core processor with 1 GByte RAM and 1 GByte Flash
  • Gigabit ethernet
  • Dual Ether-Con connectors (Hog-Net and Art-Net)
  • White LED backlit graphic LCD for graphical user interface
  • Comprehensive LED status feedback
  • Connectors: 8 5-pin XLR, 1 EtherCon for Hog-Net, 1 EtherCon for Art-Net, 2 USB-A

  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250V AC)
  • Locking IEC connector
  • Precision machined Aluminium panel with wear-resistant anoprinted legends
  • 1U 19" rack unit, 11" deep
  • Kensington Security Slot
  • Compatible with Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4, Hog 4PC, Wholehog3, Road Hog Full Boar, Hog iPC, and Hog 3PC.
Weights and Dimensions
  • Width - 19"/483mm
  • Depth - 11"/280mm
  • Height - 1.75"/45mm (1U)
  • Weight - 6.0lb/2.7kg
 

 

Three Little Pigs

HedgeHog 4 Lineup

HedgeHog 4 consoles might be small but they pack a serious punch! Built for travel (even on a plane), these consoles are compact and lightweight ― perfect for new users and smaller venues. School theaters, nightclubs, corporate events, medium-scale rental events and houses of worship are the HedgeHog 4’s natural habitat. HedgeHog 4 consoles share the same programming layout and capability as their larger brothers, and can happily load show files from any console in the range.

There are two models ― the base-level HedgeHog 4 and the expanded HedgeHog 4X. Both have an internal 12.1-inch multi-touch monitor, ten faders and four encoder wheels. The 4X has expanded networking capabilities and external monitor support out of the box, while HedgeHog 4 users can perform a software update to unlock the 4X features at a later date. As a bonus, all HedgeHog 4 and 4X consoles include a license-free version of Light Converse visualization software.

  HedgeHog 4 HedgeHog 4X
Art-Net/sACN E1.31 universes 4 6
HogNet (console-console and DP8000 networking) Upgrade yes
External/touchscreen support Upgrade yes
DMX Widgets supported 2 4
DMX SuperWidgets supported 1 (max 2 universes) 1

 

 
Features
  • Robust Hog 4 Operating Software
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous crossfades
  • One internal touchscreen
  • One external monitor or touchscreen supported*
  • Four encoders for an expanded wheelset
  • Twelve User Keys
  • Four fixed universes of DMX 512 and up to 8 universes of DMX 512 over Art-Net or sACN
  • Ten playback faders
 
 
Weights and Dimensions
  • Width - 20.75"/527mm
  • Depth - 21.85"/555mm
  • Height - 4.0"/101mm
  • Weight - 17lb/7.7kg
  • Hog-Net Ethernet connector (HedgeHog 4X only)
  • Fixture-Net Ethernet connector
  • Internal Solid-State Hard disk drive
  • Internal CD/DVD drive
  • Four USB ports
  • Desklights, feedback LEDs, and integrated worklight all dimmable
  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Light Converse Visualizer dongle included
  • Dust cover included
  • Optional Custom Road Case
 
Tools for Making Bootable Console Restore USB Flash Drives
Linux Live (for Win 7 and Win 8) Unetbootin (for Mac OS X)
Touch OSC Software and Templates for Open Sound Control:
Touch OSC Software Touch OSC Templates for Hog 4 Control (iPhone/iPad) [zip]

 

 
Hoglet 4

Our most compact Hog yet! The Hoglet 4 is a compact wing, designed for tight spaces and small productions such as clubs, churches and small concert venues. Combine the Hoglet 4 with Hog 4 PC and you are ready to rock!

Even a seasoned Wholehog programmer will feel right at home on the Hoglet 4, as it has a programming surface similar to its larger brothers. Combine Hoglet 4, Hog 4 PC and a touchscreen and you have a proper, full-fledged lighting console with four DMX ports and four encoders built in.

Hoglet 4 is also a great companion to the Rack Hog 4, as it makes operating a show in a confined space or programming fixed-installations a breeze.

 
Features
  • USB connection to Hog 4 PC
  • One Super Widget built in (four universes of DMX)
  • Socket for a Hog LED Desklight (supplied), fully dimmable
  • LED Desklight and feedback LEDs dimmable
  • Sleek HedgeHog 4 styling
  • Status LEDs for power, data, and expansion
 
 
Weights and Dimensions
  • Width - 23.75"/603mm
  • Depth - 12.4"/314mm
  • Height - 2.6"/67mm
  • Weight - 8.65lb/3.2kg
 
  • Two USB sockets
  • Dust cover included
  • Four encoders
  • Twelve User Keys
  • Ten playback faders
  • Auto-ranging external PSU mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Optional Custom Road Case
 

 
Hog 4 PC

Hog 4 PC brings the functionality of Hog 4 lighting consoles to your personal computer. Offering a cost-effective and flexible suite solution, the free Hog 4 PC software lets users view and edit Hog 4 OS show files. By selecting the right laptop, desktop or tablet and adding hardware accessories such as Wings, DP8000s and Widgets, users can create their own control solution designed specifically for their requirements and budget. Hog 4 PC is an ideal backup solution and is also perfect for stand-alone operation in retail and architectural applications.

 
Features
  • Supports one USB Nano Hog wing and multiple USB playback and Master wings
  • MIDI/LTC Widget provides SMPTE input capabilities and MIDI in/out/thru
  • MIDI In / Out via PC’s sound card or USB device
  • Connectivity with multiple visualizers via Ethernet
  • Wired and wireless networking ability with multiple Hog4PC computers, Hog 4, Full Boar 4, and Road Hog 4 console systems
  • Up to 4096 DMX channels via USB DMX Widgets and Super Widgets
  • Up to 8 Art-Net E1.3.1 (sACN) universes via USB DMX Widgets and Super Widgets
  • Unlimited number of DMX channels via Ethernet DPs
  • Unlimited number of Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN) universes via Ethernet DPs
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous crossfades
  • Thousands of Cues, Cue parts, Cue lists, chases, effects, groups, palettes, pages, macros
  • Hog4PC software is compatible as a Remote Focus device for Hog 4, Full Boar 4, and Road Hog 4 console systems.
System Requirements
  • Operating System:
    Windows Vista (32-bit or 64-bit / SP2 or greater)
    Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit / SP1 or greater)
    Windows 8 (32-bit or 64-bit)
    Windows 8.1 (32-bit or 64-bit)
    Windows 10 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Processor: Dual Core 1.7Ghz or faster
  • Memory: 2GB minimum
  • Hard Drive: 5GB of free hard drive space
 
Tools for Making Bootable Console Restore USB Flash Drives
Linux Live (for Win 7 and Win 8) Unetbootin (for Mac OS X)
Touch OSC Software and Templates for Open Sound Control:
Touch OSC Software Touch OSC Templates for Hog 4 Control (iPhone/iPad) [zip]

 

 

Wings & Widgets

Master Wing 4

Wings help your pig fly! The Master Wing 4 is equally at home next to a big Hog console or as part of a Hog 4 PC system. It provides 30 additional faderless playback capabilities for the Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4 and Hog 4 PC software.

It uses the same high quality controls as found in the Hog 4 range of consoles, ensuring responsive and reliable operation. One Hog LED desk light is supplied, fully dimmable and software controllable. A 15.6-inch screen with 10-point multi-touch is integrated in the wing allowing you to expand your console using one integrated unit.

 
Features
  • 30 faderless masters each with Choose, Go and Flash Buttons
  • 15.6 inch widescreen with multi touch
  • Master Choose column and Next and Back Page buttons
  • USB connection to Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4 and Hog 4 PC
  • Super Widget Expansion slot provides four DMX outputs from PC based products (when optional Super Widget is installed)
  • Socket for a Hog LED desklight (supplied), fully dimmable
 
  • LED Desklight and feedback LEDs dimmable
  • Sleek Road Hog 4 styling
  • Status LEDs for power, data, and expansion
  • Two USB sockets
  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Dust cover included
  • Optional Road Case available
 
 
Dimensions
  • 20.14" (511.56mm) wide by 24.02" (610.05mm) deep by 9.62" (244.34mm) high
  • Weight: 27.2 lbs. (12.33 kg)
 
 

 
Playback Wing

Flying pigs deserve flying faders! The Playback Wing 4 provides ten additional faders plus one Grand Master, all motorized. The Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4 and Hog 4 PC software all benefit from the additional playback hardware the Playback Wing 4 offers.

It uses the same high quality controls as found in the Hog 4 range of consoles, ensuring responsive and reliable operation. One Hog LED desk light is supplied, fully dimmable and software controllable. A 15.6-inch screen with 10 point multi-touch is integrated in the wing allowing you to expand your console using one integrated unit.

 
Features
  • Ten motorized playback masters
  • One motorized Grand Master
  • 15.6 inch widescreen with multi-touch
  • Master Choose column and Next and Back Page buttons
  • USB connection to Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4 and Hog 4 PC
  • Integrated touchscreen controls
  • Super Widget Expansion slot provides four DMX outputs from PC based products (when optional Super Widget is installed)
 
  • Socket for a Hog LED desklight (supplied), fully dimmable
  • LED Desklight and feedback LEDs dimmable
  • Sleek Road Hog 4 styling
  • Status LEDs for power, data, and expansion
  • Two USB sockets
  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Dust cover included
  • Optional Road Case available
 
 
Dimensions
  • 20.14" (511.56mm) wide by 24.02" (610.05mm) deep by 9.62" (244.34mm) high
  • Weight: 27.6 lbs (12.51 kg)
 
 

 
MiniWing 4

The MiniWing 4 provides 10 additional non-motorized faders for the Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4 and Hog 4 PC software. It uses the same high quality controls as found in the Hog 4 range of consoles, ensuring responsive and reliable operation. One Hog LED desk light is supplied, fully dimmable and software controllable.

 
Features
  • 10 playback masters
  • Master column and Next Page buttons
  • USB connection to Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4 and Hog 4 PC
  • LED Desklight and feedback LEDs dimmable
  • Compact & Sleek styling 
 
  • Status LEDs for power, data, and expansion
  • Two USB sockets
  • Auto-ranging mains input (90-250VAC)
  • Dust cover included
  • Optional Road Case available
 
 
Dimensions
  • 12.12” (307.84mm) wide by 12.37” (314.19mm) deep by 2.62” (66.54mm) high
  • Weight: 4.62lbs (1.72kg)
 
 

 
Widgets

DMX Widgets allow you to easily expand your console's DMX output. Simply attach USB DMX Widget and ― just like that ― you have more DMX outputs. Each standard DMX Widget adds one universe. The DMX Super Widget adds four ports and universes, and the DMX Super Duper Widget adds eight.

The MIDI/LTC Widget provides a single Linear Timecode input and MIDI in/out/thru for any Hog 4 OS consoles and any Hog 4 PC. When used in conjunction with Hog 4, Full Boar 4, or Road Hog 4, the LTC Widget provides a powerful level of timecode functionality.

USB DMX Widget

Packaged in a sleek, black metal package, the Wholehog DMX Widget provides a single universe of DMX 512 output from any Hog 4 OS consoles and any Hog 4 PC. Up to eight DMX Widgets may be connected at once via a USB Hub to provide 8 full universes of DMX 512 to the Hog 4, Full Boar 4 and Hog 4 PC. Only four DMX Widgets can be connected to the Road Hog 4.

 

This configuration provides an excellent solution for backup and playback only applications. By adding Nano Hog 4, Playback Wing 4 and Master Wing 4,users can configure powerful control solutions that precisely suit their needs and budgets.

For Hog 4 PC users, attaching 1 DMX Widget also unlocks 1 universe of DMX over Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN). Users can connect up to 8 total DMX Widgets to Hog 4 PC to unlock a total of 8 Art-Net and sACN universes.

 
 
Features
  • USB connection to any Hog 4 console as well as Hog 4 PC
  • Single DMX 512 output on 5-pin XLR connector
  • 512 channels total output capacity
  • Up to eight units can be connected via a USB Hub
    (except to Road Hog 4, where four can be connected)
 
  • Rugged, sleek metal package that can be stacked
  • Status LEDs for power and data in/out
  • Kensington Security Slot
  • One USB input connector
  • Fully powered via USB port
 
 
 
USB DMX Super Widget

Packaged in a sleek, black metal casing, the USB DMX Super Widget provides four universes of DMX 512 output from Hog 4 OS consoles and any Hog 4 PC. Up to two DMX Super Widgets may be connected at once via a USB Hub to provide 8 full universes of DMX 512 to the Hog 4, Full Boar 4 and Hog 4 PC. Only one DMX Super Widget can be connected to the Road Hog 4.

This configuration provides an excellent solution for backup and playback only applications. By adding Nano Hog 4, Playback Wing 4 and Master Wing 4,users can configure powerful control solutions that precisely suit their needs and budgets

For Hog 4 PC users, attaching the DMX Super Widget also unlocks 4 universes of DMX over Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN).

 
 
Features
  • USB connection to any Hog 4 console as well as Hog 4 PC
  • Four DMX 512 outputs on 5-pin XLR connectors
  • 2048 channels total output capacity
  • Up to two units can be connected via a USB Hub (except to Road Hog 4, where one can be connected)
 
  • Rugged, sleek black metal package that can be stacked
  • Status LEDs for power and data in/out
  • Kensington Security Slot
  • One USB input connector
  • External power supply included
 
 
Manuals and other documentation
Super Widget Technical Data Sheet
 
 
USB MIDI/LTC Widget

Packaged in a sleek, black metal package, the Wholehog MIDI/LTC Widget provides a single Linear Timecode input and MIDI in/out/thru for any Hog 4 OS consoles and any Hog 4 PC. When used in conjunction with Hog 4, Full Boar 4, Road Hog 4 , the LTC Widget provides a powerful level of timecode functionality.

You are now able to connect up to 8 Midi/ LTC widgets to your console or DMX Processor 8000, allowing for multiple timecode sources to be brought into the console. By adding more DMX Processor 8000’s you will be able to expand this further.

This configuration provides an excellent solution for backup and timecoded playback-only applications. In addition, the MIDI in/out/thru allow direct connection of MIDI for show control and backup purposes.

 
 
Features
  • USB connection to any Hog 4 console as well as Hog 4 PC
  • Single Linear Timecode input on 3 pin XLR connector
  • MIDI Input, Output, and Thru supports MIDI, MIDI Show Control and MIDI Time Code
 
  • Rugged, black metal package that can be stacked
  • Status LEDs for power, timecode status, and MIDI
  • Kensington Security Slot
  • One USB input connector
 
 
Manuals and other documentation
MIDI LTC Widget Technical Data Sheet
 
 
USB DMX Super Duper Widget

Packaged in a sleek, 19 inch rackmountable package, the DMX Super Duper Widget provides 8 universes of DMX 512 output from any Hog 4 OS consoles (except Road Hog 4 where it will only allow 4 universes) and any Hog 4 PC.

When used in conjunction with Hog 4PC software, 1 DMX Super Duper Widget may be connected to provide 8 full universes of DMX 512. This configuration provides an excellent solution for backup and playback only applications. By adding Nano Hog 4, Playback Wing 4 and Master Wing 4, users can configure powerful control solutions that precisely suit their needs and budgets.

For Hog 4 PC users, attaching the DMX Super Duper Widget also unlocks 8 universes of DMX over Art-Net and E1.3.1 (sACN).

 
 
Features
  • USB connection to any Hog 4 console as well as Hog 4 PC
  • Eight DMX-512 outputs on 5-pin XLR connectors (four universes supported on Road Hog 4 and HedgeHog 4X, two universes supported on HedgeHog 4)
 
  • 4096 channels total output capacity
  • Sleek, 19 inch rackmountable package
  • Status LEDs for power and data in/out
  • Kensington Security Slot
  • One USB input connector
 
 
 
  DMX Widget DMX Super Widget DMX Super Duper Widget MIDI/LTC Widget
Hog 4 8 2 1 1
Full Boar 4 8 2 1 1
Road Hog 4 4 1 1 (max 4 universes) 1
HedgeHog 4 2 1 (max 2 universes) 1 (max 2 universes) 1
HedgeHog 4X 4 1 1 (max 4 universes) 1
Rack Hog 4 8 2 1 1
Hog 4 PC 8 2 1 1