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4. Counterbalanced fly facilities

 

One of the two series of fourteen Counterbalanced fly facilities destined to neutralize the weight of twenty-eight acrobats performing an aerial exhibition. Winter Olympics Turin 2006 - Net and counterbalanced fly facilities
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The two Motorized fly facilities for flyloft used lo lift and to let go down quickly the Counterbalanced fly facilities before and at the end of their use.
The slide of the counterweights along the guides during the operation of the Counterbalanced fly facilities.
The structure with Fixed pulleys with the mechanisms manufactured with 4AL - Loose steel pulley and the cables of the Counterbalanced fly facilities.
The cables of the Counterbalanced fly facilities and, in the corner at the top on the left, the series of the pulleys.
The acrobats along the net during the rehearsals, supported by the Counterbalanced fly facilities that are visible on the right.
The acrobats suspended to the Counterbalanced fly facilities during the rehearsal of the show.
The acrobats suspended to the Counterbalanced fly facilities during the rehearsal of the show.
The use of counterweights allows to neutralize the weight of the scenographies suspended to the Flyloft or to the Fixed pulleys in order to make extremely light and easy the movement.

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Rehearsals with counterbalanced fly facilities

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Winter Olympics Turin 2006, net and counterbalanced fly facilities

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