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A tool set for lighting technicians.

-Calculate numeric DMX address from DIP switch configuration.
-Calculate DIP switch configuration from numeric DMX address.
-Calculate universe number from DMX addresses over 512.
-Calculate ArtNet universe (subnet:universe) from DMX addresses over 512.

-Generate DMX Patch chart containing fixture id (of same type), DMX address and DIP configuration.
-Saves last generated patch chart.

-Calculate Power, Amps or Voltage in simple single-phase systems.
-Calculate quick approximate 3-phase total Wattage & Amperage (for use with single-phase systems

-Calculate beam size, distance & angle.

Will be adding more tools in future updates! This is my first android app.

Future updates might include:
-a better UI
-Basic DMX percentage/raw/HEX conversions
-more electrical calculators (voltage drop, dimmer load balancing etc...)
-improved beam calculator
-general lighting tech cheat sheets

LD Tools Lighting DMX DIP Calculator Electrical Watt Amp Voltage Beam Angle Distance

Tags: free dmx tools, ld tools, dmx sheet dip, ld calculator, ld, dmx patch sheet, dmx address chart dip switch, dmx dip chart, dmx address, ldcalculator.

Recently changed in this version

v. 0.5
-Fixed Android 2.1 FC bug, should work on 2.1 devices now.
-Supress dialogs with back-button
-P=UI calculator input validating (less FCs)
-DMX Dip calculator dip no. 3 incorrect label
-DMX Dip calc address scrambling when creating multiple patch sheets repeatedly
-new tool: beam calculator

v. 0.1 Initial release

Comments and ratings for LDTools
  • (67 stars)

    by Tim Twohig on 11/08/2013

    Cool looking, but for practical use. ..ehh

  • (67 stars)

    by A Google User on 17/04/2012

    Genius. Much better than other dmx calcs. The patch list generator and being able to enter dip settings and get an address back are great features.

  • (67 stars)

    by Ann on 17/09/2011

    App will not open on my X10. Uninstalled.

  • (67 stars)

    by Leigh on 07/08/2011


  • (67 stars)

    by John on 20/05/2011

    Looks cool, but force closes immediately. HTC aria.

  • (67 stars)

    by tenppis on 16/05/2011

    Hyvä softa!