Harkness Screens is the world's leading screen technology company, specializing in the design and manufacture of projection screens and supporting technologies for cinema and live events.
With manufacturing facilities throughout the world, Harkness is regarded as the world leader in cinema and today has screens in more cinemas worldwide than any other manufacturer. With its industry-leading 2D and 3D screen technology brands (Perlux, Clarus XC, Spectral and RealD Precision White), Harkness continues to lead the way in screen technology for cinema and live events.
Below are a series of tables illustrating key product features for Harkness' cinema screen surfaces.
|Screen||2D||Active 3D||Polarised 3D||Gain||HGA||E/R|
|PWT for RealD||•||•||1.40||40⁰||133:1|
|PWT+ for RealD||•||•||1.85||30⁰||195:1|
MAXIMUM SCREEN SIZES
|China||41.00 x 16.00m||134' 6" x 52' 6"|
|Europe||33.00 x 14.00m||108' 3" x 45'9"|
|India||26.82 x 12.19m||88' x 40'|
|USA||23.77 x 12.19m||78' x 40'|
|Hole Size||Open Area||Viewing Distance|
|Digital Perf||0.9mm||4.16%||3.7m (12ft)|
|Mini Perf||0.5mm||2.36%||1.5m (5ft)|
All of Harkness’ cinema screen products are independently tested and certified to meet local fire regulations. These include: UK BS 5867 Part 2, USA NFPA 701, France M1, Germany B1, Spain M2, Italy Class1, Japan BT-08-050, Korea and Australia. Fire certificates for individual products are available on request.
Harkness is also able to provide small samples for local fire testing should this be required.