Equipment Hire

Below is just a selction of equipment we have for hire. Please contact us should you be looking at hiring something specific, as we may have it in stock. And yes, we can supply lighting for your Wedding / Party if required. See our Wedding / Party Packages & Lighting below for more information. 

All our equipment is thoroughly checked, tested and cleaned before it leaves us to go out on hire to our customers. We pride ourselves in our customer service, and with over 25 years experience in Pro Sound & Lighting, we guarantee you will not find better service, support or advice.

* If the hiring equipment for a Saturday or Sunday, our Weekend Hire Rate applys. Our Weekend Hire Rate enables you to collect anytime on a Friday & return Monday by 12:00 PM.

We accept payment by BACS (preferred), PayPal, Cheque or Cash. Please click here to download our Terms & Conditions of Hire.

Discounts are available for long term hires & regular customers. Contact us for further details.

All prices below exclude VAT at the current rate. E&OE.

Mixing Consoles, Digital Multicores & Accessories £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Yamaha CL5 Digital Mixing Console POA POA POA
Yamaha CL3 Digital Mixing Console POA POA POA
Yamaha Rio 3224-D Digital Stagebox POA POA POA
Yamaha Rio 1608-D Digital Stagebox POA POA POA
Yamaha MY8-AT 8 Channel ADAT I/O Card 10.00 30.00 20.00
Yamaha MY16-AT 16 Channel ADAT I/O Card 15.00 45.00 30.00
Aviom 16/o-Y1 A-Net 16 Channel O/P Card for Yamaha Digital Consoles 15.00 40.00 20.00
Aviom A-16II Personal Mixer
c/w 24V PSU
15.00 40.00 20.00
Yamaha EMX5000-12 Powered Mixer
(500W Per Channel / 4 Ohms)
30.00 80.00 60.00
Australian Monitor TX8000 1U Rack Mount Mixer 10.00 30.00 20.00
Radio Mics & Accessories £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Sennheiser 300/500 Series G3 Radio Mic (Ch38)
c/w Either SK 300/500 Lavalier TX or SKM365 Hand Held TX, 1 x 2m Mic Cable, 2 x AA Batteries.
POA 54.00 36.00
Sennheiser ASA1 4-Way Active DA POA 30.00 20.00
Sennheiser A2003 Antenna - Pair POA 24.00 16.00
Radio Mic Systems - Hand Held or Lavalier £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Sennheiser 300/500 Series G3 4 Way System
Includes: ASA1 Active DA, 2xA2003 Antenna, 2x10m RG8-X BNC Cables, 3m XLR Mic Cables & Sennheiser MKE2-GD Mic Heads
POA 270.00 180.00
Sennheiser 300/500 Series G3 8 Way System
Includes: 2 x ASA1 Active DA's, 2xA2003 Antenna, 2x10m RG8-X BNC Cables, 3m XLR Mic Cables & Sennheiser MKE2-GD Mic Heads
POA 516.00 344.00
Sennheiser 300/500 Series G3 12 Way System
Includes: 4 x ASA1 Active DA's, 2xA2003 Antenna, 2x10m RG8-X BNC Cables, 3m XLR Mic Cables & Sennheiser MKE2-GD Mic Heads
POA 792.00 528.00
Sennheiser 300/500 Series G3 16 Way System
Includes: 5 x ASA1 Active DA's, 2xA2003 Antenna, 2x10m RG8-X BNC Cables, 3m XLR Mic Cables & Sennheiser MKE2-GD Mic Heads
POA 1038.00 692.00
Sennheiser 300/500 Series G3 24 Way System
Includes: 7 x ASA1 Active DA's, 2xA2003 Antenna, 2x10m RG8-X BNC Cables, 3m XLR Mic Cables & Sennheiser MKE2-GD Mic Heads
POA 1530.00 1020.00
Microphones £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Shure SM58 Cardioid Dynamic Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
Shure Beta58A Supercardioid Dynamic Mic 7.00 21.00 14.00
Shure SM57 Cardioid Dynamic Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
Shure SM91 Plate Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
Shure SM55-SH Chrome Period Mic 9.00 27.00 18.00
AKG C568 EB Rifle Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
AKG C535 EB Cardioid Condenser Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
AKG C418 Hypercardioid Condenser Clip-On Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
AKG C419 Hypercardiod Condenser Clip-On Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
AKG D112 Dynamic Mic 6.00 18.00 12.00
AKG C3000 Large Diaphragm Condenser Mic 5.00 15.00 10.00
AKG C414B-ULS Large Diaphragm Condenser 12.00 36.00 24.00
AKG C414B-TLII Large Diaphragm Condenser 12.00 36.00 24.00
Beyerdynamic M201 TG Hypercardioid Dynamic 6.00 18.00 12.00
Audio-technica ATM33a Cardioid Condenser Mic 6.00 18.00 12.00
Sennheiser MKH40 Cardioid Condenser Mic 10.00 30.00 20.00
Neumann TLM 170 i Condenser Mic 15.00 40.00 30.00
Crown PCC160 Surface Mount Mic + Cable 6.00 18.00 12.00
BSS AR-133 Phantom DI Box 5.00 15.00 10.00
Amplifiers £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Yamaha XP5000 Amplifier
(525W / 8 Ohms - 750W / 4 Ohms per Channel)
12.00 36.00 24.00
Yamaha XP7000 Amplifier
(750W / 8 Ohms - 1100W / 4 Ohms per Channel)
15.00 45.00 30.00
Speakers £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
EV Sx300 Speaker
8 Ohm / 300W
12.00 36.00 24.00
EV ZXA1-Sub Active Subwoofer Speaker
800W / Frequency Range: 44Hz - 118Hz
25.00 75.00 50.00
Fostex 6301B Self Powered Monitor
12W / 10cm / Freq Range: 80Hz - 13 KHz
10.00 24.00 16.00
Roland MA-20 Self Powered Monitor
15W / 12cm 2-Way
10.00 24.00 16.00
Show Control £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
CSC Playback System Package
1 x PC Running CSC Full Ver 3.3
1 x 16 Output Sound Card (Inc 8 Channel ADAT)
1 x 15" or 17" Computer Screen
1 x USB Keyboard & Mouse
1 x Nemesis UMT-2Di
1 x 4 or 8 Button CSC Remote
+ all the Cables you need.
55.00 165.00 110.00
QLab Playback System Package
1 x Mac Mini i5 Running QLab Pro Audio Ver 4
1 x 16 Output Sound Card (Inc 8 Channel ADAT)
1 x 15" or 17" Computer Screen
1 x USB Keyboard & Apple Mouse
1 x 6 Button Qlab Remote (USB or MIDI)
+ All the Cables you need.
55.00 165.00 110.00
Communications £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Motorola GP340 UHF Walkie Talkie
c/w 2 x Li-on Batteries & Charging Unit.
POA 32.00 16.00
Headphones £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Beyerdynamic DT100 Closed Headphones POA 16.00 10.00
Beyerdynamic DT102 Closed Headphone
Single ear version of the legendary DT100
POA 16.00 10.00
Sennheiser HD25 Closed Headphones POA 16.00 10.00
Microphone & Speaker Stands £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
K&M 210/9 Tall Mic Stand with Boom 3.00 6.00 4.00
K&M 259 Short Mic Stand with Boom 3.00 6.00 4.00
K&M 260 Round Based Mic Stand 3.00 6.00 4.00
Table Top Mic Stand 3.00 6.00 4.00
K&M 21436 Loudspeaker Stand 5.00 12.00 8.00
CCTV £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
1/3in CCTV Colour Camera & Lens
c/w 1/3in 3.5mm > 8.0mm lens. This camera has an in built PSU and terminates to a 13 amp plug with BNC input.
POA 60.00 40.00
Kramer VM-10xl Video & Audio Distribution Amplifier
10 x 75Ω BNC Outputs & 10 x Balanced Stereo/Mono Audio Phono (RCA) Outputs.
POA 40.00 25.00
17 Inch Colour Flatscreen CCTV Monitor
BNC, DVI & VGA Inputs.
POA 30.00 15.00
Wedding / Party PA Packages £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Wedding / Party PA DJ Package
1 x Denon MC4000 2-Deck DJ Controller for Serato (Requires Laptop PC)
1 x Yamaha EMX5000-12 (2x500W) Mixer Amp
2 x EV Sx300 Speakers (8 Ohm / 300W)
1 x EV ZXA1-Sub Active Subwoofer Speaker (800W / Frequency Range: 44Hz - 118Hz)
2 x Speaker Stands
1 x Shure SM58 Vocal Microphone & Table Top Mic Stand
2 x 10m Mic Cables
2 x 10m Speaker Cables
1 x 10m 13Amp 4-Way Mains Cable
1 x Mini Jack Cable for Smart Phone / Laptop / MP3 Player
2 x Stereo Phono (RCA) - Jack Cables
105.00 315.00 210.00
Wedding / Party PA Package 1
1 x Yamaha EMX5000-12 (2x500W) Mixer Amp
2 x EV Sx300 Speakers (8 Ohm / 300W)
2 x Speaker Stands
2 x 10m Speaker Cables
1 x 10m 13Amp Mains Cable
1 x Mini Jack Cable for Smart Phone / Laptop / MP3 Player
1 x CD Player Cable (If Required)
55.00 165.00 110.00
Wedding / Party PA Package 2 - Includes Cabled Mic
1 x Yamaha EMX5000-12 (2x500W) Mixer Amp
2 x EV Sx300 Speakers (8 Ohm / 300W)
2 x Speaker Stands
1 x Shure SM58 Vocal Microphone
1 x 10m Mic Cable & Table Top Mic Stand (for above)
2 x 10m Speaker Cables
1 x 10m 13Amp Mains Cable
1 x Mini Jack Cable for Smart Phone / Laptop / MP3 Player
1 x CD Player Cable (If Required)
60.00 180.00 120.00
Wedding / Party PA Package 3 - Includes Hand Held Radio Mic
1 x Yamaha EMX5000-12 (2x500W) Mixer Amp
2 x EV Sx300 Speakers (8 Ohm / 300W)
2 x Speaker Stands
1 x Sennheiser G3 365 HandHeld Radio Mic System
2 x AA Batteries (for above - will last approx 6 hours)
1 x 2m Mic Cable & 1 x Table Top Mic Stand (for above)
2 x 10m Speaker Cables
1 x 10m 4-Way 13Amp Mains Cable
1 x Mini Jack Cable for Smart Phone / Laptop / MP3 Player
1 x CD Player Cable (If Required)
73.00 219.00 146.00
Wedding / Party Lighting & Smoke / Hazers £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Chauvet GigBAR 2
2 x LED Pars, 2 x LED Derby Lights, 4 x LED Strobe Lights, Cluster Laser, IR Hand Remote & Stand. We recommend 2 of these units for best coverage.
25.00 75.00 50.00
Chauvet IRC-6 Infrared Remote Control
An easy-to-use infrared remote control (IRC) for Chauvet IRC compatible lighting fixtures.
3.00 9.00 6.00
PAR64 Long Nose Parcan (c/w 500W CP88 - Medium Flood) 5.00 15.00 10.00
Chauvet Hurricane Haze 1D
Creates a light water-based haze to enhance any light show. Includes 1 litre of high grade haze fluid.
20.00 60.00 40.00
Wedding / Party PA or Lighting Set-Up £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Wedding / Party PA Set-Up & De-rig (Includes FREE Local Delivery & Collection)
Prior to your event we will rig & set-up all hired PA. Following the end of your event we will then de-rigg all equipment for you.
Contact us for further details.
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Wedding / Party PA & Lighting Set-Up & De-rig (Includes FREE Local Delivery & Collection)
Prior to your event we will rig & set-up all hired PA & Lighting. Following the end of your event we will then de-rigg all equipment for you.
Contact us for further details.
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Delivery & Collection £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
Local Delivery or Collection (Within a 10 Mile Radius of Colchester)
£15.00
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Delivery or Collection - more than a 10 Mile Radius of Colchester
£15.00 plus an additional 45p per mile in each direction.
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Consumables £ Day £ Week £ Weekend *
'AA' Alkaline Batteries
25p each.
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