Truss parts: which ones are there?
What is a truss?
A truss is an aluminum component with a high load-bearing capacity. After all, it must carry heavy screens, lighting and sound systems at events. These are lifted by motor hoists and attached to the truss structure.
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Each event is different and thus requires a different construction. Therefore, there are many different truss components that you can link together so that you can build the structure as you have in mind.
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Atriangle truss is a component consisting of three long aluminum tubes in a triangular shape, supported between them by smaller tubes. This provides extra strength and because of this it can support a large weight. Ideal for hoisting heavy audiovisual equipment at events, but also suitable for creating an exhibition stand or as decoration.
Truss corners are indispensable in construction. This is because these are corner pieces that you put between different truss parts to connect them. Multiple variations of these corners are available, such as 2-way, 3-way and 4-way parts in various angles.
Sometimes the situation calls for a different form and then thecircle truss useful. This is a component with a round shape and can be used with a round stage or round exhibition stand. By hanging audiovisual equipment from a truss with the same shape as the stage, you create a professional and playful result.
Circle trusses are available in many different sizes, so there is always a size to suit your needs.
A truss tower is a complete tower from which, for example, sound systems can be hung. This is perfect at crowded events, where space often needs to be used efficiently. By hoisting sound systems in truss towers, the sound can reach everyone on the event site.
Aluminum: sturdy and lightweight
Truss parts are made of aluminum. Its advantage is that it is sturdy but also lightweight. This makes it easy to transport between the storage location and the event and easy to build up. In addition, it has a high carrying capacity and is made to carry heavy audiovisual materials.
Rigging box works with the aluminumProlyte truss. This is a widely used brand within the event industry, due to its high carrying capacity, quality and many features. This provides a safe and reliable base at any event. Prolyte’s trusses come in many different shapes and sizes, so you can always build the structure you have in mind.
Trusses for rent
Would you like to rent truss parts? At Riggingbox you will find everything you need for your event. Our components have already been used at many small and large events, such as Lowlands, Pinkpop and Friends of Amstel Live.