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World Innovation: The new professional light chain system with IP67 protection class

IP67

MK Illumination is once more a leader in the industry thanks to another innovation from the company with headquarters in the Austrian Tyrol. It recently developed the first certified professional light chain system in the market with an IP-Rating of IP67. The latest product is now available on the world market.

On the one hand the IP67 means that the String Lite® is dust-tight, and on the other, that they are also waterproof up to one meter in depth for a minimum of 30 minutes. This has been made possible by a double gasket system. This means that the current standard gasket is supported by an additional laminar sealing ring. The new IP67-QuickFix®  Connector series is color coded, which is also compatible with the previous connector system by means of adaptors. The String Lite® system is copyrighted.

“Edison XL” – A Brilliant RETRO Development In The MK Illumination Range Of Products

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The timeless design of the good old tungsten light bulb is in the process of disappearing from our households. MK Illumination is dedicating another example of its own product development to bring this popular classic and piece of nostalgia back to the streets and squares of the world in over- dimensional size.

We are pleased to offer our Edison XL 36 Volt in the following versions:

· „Edison XL“ – the model in warmwhite and brilliantwhite, in two different sizes
· „Edison XL RGBW“ – the innovative version as RGBW – each individually controllable with DMX
· „Edison XL Kinetic/RGBW“ – the high-end version for especially spectacular and emotionally charged projects.

There are various possible uses for the “Edison XL”, either as single decorative elements, in combination with Snowballs or Supernovas, or aesthetically arranged as an entire tree. We were able to demonstrate a first impression of how these retro bulbs are so wonderfully effective today when integrated into modern design by demonstrating the “„Edison XL Kinetic/RGBW“ as part of a special lighting installation at our 20th Anniversary celebrations last September.

Now we take pleasure in inviting you to our MK Illumination trade fair stand (Hall 11.0/D40) and to ABRAXUS by MK Illumination in Hall 11.0/C.78 at “Christmasworld” in Frankfurt (27th to 31st January 2017). See for yourself how effective these bulbs can be.

HIGHLIGHTS 2016

Reaching the end of the year, we all almost automatically take a quiet look back. Likewise, we are now putting together a number of our most beautiful lighting projects and light displays for you. A gallery of MK Illumination activities all over the world – large and small creations our team thorougly enjoyed as they inspired their imagination and presented new challenges. Lighting designs that provided people around the globe with some happy moments throughout the day.

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Christmas in Pioneer Style – the Hotel Bell Rock in Europa-Park

Whoever was able to find their way from the 35 m high lighthouse in Rust, Baden Württemberg’s Europa-Park to the Hotel Bell Rock landed straight into a charming Christmas setting in New England Style, and was able to savour the real flavour of the pioneers.

The collection of colonial-style buildings was decked out in real American glitter – with red-and-white candy canes, opulent wreathes, and “Merry Christmas” lettering above the string lights on the pillars.

Over recent years MK Illumination has been responsible for creating Christmas spirit in various areas of Europa-Park, and this new pioneering decoration scheme continues our relationship with the popular attraction.

MK Illumination wishes you a Happy Easter

When spring awakens across the country, when the days become longer and the fields and meadows are transformed into a blooming display of nature, this is an occasion to revel in the joys of life. It is also time to celebrate with loved ones, and to turn thoughts to festive decorations. MK Illumination wishes you a Happy Easter.