The number of physical dmx connections on the back of the Hog 4 Console and the DP8000 is actually lower than the number of dmx universes these devices are actually capable of outputting. Connecting external USB dmx widgets to your Hog 4 Console, DMX Processor 8000, or Hog 4 PC is the best way realize the full dmx output potential of your setup.
|DMX Output Potential||Built-in DMX Outputs||Widgets to fully reach DMX output potential|
|Hog 4||16 Universes||8 Universes||8 Single or 2 Super or 1 Super-duper|
|DMX Processor 8000||16 Universes||8 Universes||8 Single or 2 Super or 1 Super-duper|
|Full Boar 4||12 Universes||4 Universes||8 Single or 2 Super or 1 Super-duper|
|Road Hog 4||8 Universes||4 Universes||4 Single or 1 Super or 1/2 Super-duper|
|Hog 4 PC||8 Universes||None||8 Single or 2 Super or 1 Super-duper|
|HedgeHog 4X||6 Universes||2 Universes||4 Single or 1 Super or 1/2 Super-duper|
|HedgeHog 4, 4N, 4S||4 Universes||2 Universes||2 Single or 1/2 Super|
To attach an external DMX widgets:
Connect the USB port of the dmx widget to the an open USB port on the console (Superwidgets also require an external DC power source).
Setup → Network......
Assign the dmx widget to one of the available dmx outputs of the internal DP8000 by selecting the wing's unique ID number in the drop down menu.
If you have more than one dmx widget plugged in, you can identify which is which by pressing the Beacon button for the appropriate universe output mapping.