Equipment for Hire
Thermal Image Cameras for Fire Safety
Digital Pyrotechnic Firing Systems
Full List of Our Effects Equipment for Hire
Fire outside locations and in studios
Flame throwers liquid or gas
Artificial coals and logs for open fires
LPG gas hoses & regulators
Coloured flames- Red, Blue, Green, Yellow. Or multi coloured effects
Fire extinguishers, water, foam and Carbon dioxide CO2 types.
Fire engines fully equipped for fire cover including self contained breathing apparatuses
Fire retardants for natural and synthetic materials
FLIR’s Lepton IR Imaging camera for locating hot spots after fire effects
Pyrotechnics / Chemical effects
Professional wireless firing systems for pyrotechnic effects
Millisecond firing system for miniature or model explosions
Where millisecond timing between blasts is critical – motion control trigger available.
Small & light weight body worn remote firing devices for squibs & blood hits for
Round & V-pan mortars for large explosions.
Pyrotechnic effects from hi explosives to fireworks undertaken.
Sweeny style co2 powered bullet hit guns creating dust hits.
Gas mortars & propane cannons for large scale controlled repeatable explosions.
Coloured smokes and flares
Studio Smoke/ Outdoor
Ultra mist DMX smoke machines
Mini mist lemaitre smoke machines
Colt smoke machines
Large volume Gas powered Outdoor smoke machines
Medium outside smoke machines
Smoke-Gun outside smoke machines
Artem outside smoke machines
Miniature remote controlled smoke machine for small smoke effects.
Mist, Fog, Snow & atmospheric effects
Dry ice machines small (pea-souper)
Dry ice machines large( Londoner)
Small steam boilers
Portable steam generators
Snow various types
Snow trough- falling snow for stage
Electric Snow machines (snow boy) foam system.
Bubble machines & fluids normal and UV glowing + UV light cannon
Air cannons large and small remote and manual.
Rain /Water effects
Rain stands for outside locations and studio use
Rain window kits
Rain capture for keeping studio area dry.
Miles of hoses of various sizes
Metered regulation hydrants’ and stand pipes .
Water dump tanks
Coloured rain effects.
Wet down kits
Fully equipped working fire engines for large scale wet downs.
Water pumps large and small.
2000 Gallon tanker with hot water. We have custom built two 70Kw diesel powered water heaters to enable us to heat the water before leaving base or while on location. Water can be heated up to 60 degrees C.
Especial effects co is a practical effects company that specialises in real on location atmospheric and pyrotechnic effects that actors can react to and directors can control to giving a real and believable as well as safe visual element to your production. Creating special effects for film, television and magic shows throughout the UK.