In this video we show you what clamps we use to hang lights on truss. We walk through 6 different clamps with our thoughts on each clamp and why we would or would not use them.

Pricing & Where To Buy Clamps For Hanging Lights

How To Hang Lights From Truss Chapters

  • 0:00 – Introduction
  • 0:34 – Disclaimer
  • 1:24 – Safety Cable
  • 2:25 – Lights Don’t Come With Clamps
  • 3:25 – J Clamp
  • 6:40 – C Clamp
  • 10:10 – Yoke Adapter
  • 13:13 – Half Clamp / Cheeseborough Clamp
  • 18:11 – Trigger Clamp
  • 22:54 – Super Clamp
  • 25:30 – Pre-Lift Inspection
  • 26:05 – Final Thoughts

Disclaimer: Watching this video or reading this article does not qualify you to hang equipment at events.

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Jordan Kettner

I consider myself to be half entrepreneur and half A/V geek. I am never content to settle for what is expected or determined by others to be the “industry standard”. Instead, I work extremely hard to break new ground and deliver value to whoever I meet.

My passion for the audio visual industry drives me to create content that will help others learn the best tools and techniques to learn how to setup their home studio.

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