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Audio visual (AV) hire Oxford


A creative company with AV equipment to create a perfect event.

While looking for an AV supplier in Oxford, Bucks and Berks in which to trust your conference or AV solution, you would probably think it wise to bypass a company with disco as part of its name, but what's in a name?

We are a supplier of high-end audio and lighting solutions and have grown from strength to strength since 2005. And our lighting technicians are second to none, flying all around the world for specialist events.

We can offer you AV solutions from simple plasma screens and projectors, to full conference sets along with anything audio related.

Even though AV hire is usually required for corporate events or conferences, there are no premiums for you: you will pay exactly the same prices as anyone else who comes to us for exactly the same equipment. A breath of fresh air, as other suppliers have been known to charge up to seven times our prices for lower quality equipment.

We consistently impress our clients and always reinvest back into our company so that all of the equipment we offer is exceptionally good quality and great value for money.

To give you an idea of our client base, we work for and on behalf of: Coutts, JP Morgan, Credit Suisse, Oxford University, Goldman Sachs, Blake Lapthorne, City of Oxford college, Oxford Brookes, Red Bull UK, Coca Cola, Cadburys, Walmart, Budweiser, Mahiki, Chase Vodka, Tyrells, Channel 4, BBC, ITV, Kraft Foods, Pimms, Agrivert, Levi's, New Look and Jack Wills to name just a few.

The above have had either AV, lighting or staging hire in Oxford, Bucks or Berkshire.

A - is for audio



Many services fall under the AV hire bracket, please see our tiles for more information.

Audio: This is about hearing what is going on, so whether it be a sound scape from a film, talking on a documentary media file within a presentation or with presenters or delegates talking to a crowds at conferences. We have the ability to supply everything necessary for unbeatable sound quality for your event.
Top of the range Pro audio d&b sound systems through to AKG 747 V11 lectern mics and Sennheiser's full range of handheld, lapel and headset mics (300 series) guarantees faultless audio reproduction of whatever you put through the PA system. Like anything we hire, this can be manned by one of our experienced technicians or we can set the package to run by itself.

Shotgun microphones: Highly directional and extremely sensitive to the front its an ideal lectern mic. Generally these microphones are used in pairs because when presenters are talking they naturally move their head side to side to address the room.

Cardioid microphones: One of the most common microphone types used today, these are most commonly used for delegates asking questions and presenters who will not need to use their hands to demonstrate a product.

Lavalier & lapel mic: Small and discrete microphones that attach to the user's collar and can be hidden from view. These are best suited for TV and recording.

Headset mics: The ideal choice for a presenter who wants to move around and still be clearly heard, these mics are preferred over lapel mics and are much better in reverberant spaces. They come in a variety of skin tones, so that they are almost invisible to your guests.

V - is for visual



The visual side of AV hire covers a large amount of different products.

Visual: This is all about the image of the event and how it's produced, whether that be by an amazing set built as a backdrop or a projector and screen being used for a presentation. We offer high-powered projectors and screens along with large Plasma and flat-screen hire in Oxford, Bucks and Berks.
Everything can be combined into a custom-built set and stage which can be illuminated in corporate colours or have a logo projected onto it. Our lecterns are all capable of being branded and lit internally so that the theme is carried on throughout the whole site. We also offer cameramen, live feeds with picture in picture, and recording of your event which can be edited afterwards for distribution to your delegates, so the event can be relived again and again.

We have listed a few popular AV hire items below with descriptions.

Projectors and screen: Small and large data projectors. Can be front or rear projected.
Plasma and flat screens: Large screens up to 70" available for small meetings and with delay screens for larger conferences.
Custom sets: Our team of dedicated set builders are able to design and build the perfect set for your event.
Set lighting: We have a great array of lighting for colour, design and branding.
Staging: Our Lite deck staging is modular and can be added to for larger platforms.
Lecterns: Trilite and acrylic in stock.
Filming and recording: Our dedicated team of cameramen, directors and post editors can make sure that your conference is not forgotten. We use PIP to put presenters on screen next to their presentation for larger events.


Conference PA hire


Unbeatable service with great rates.

The audio equipment along with mics, mixers and outboard are some of the best in the world. For any conference you should be looking for the best.

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conference pa hire

Plasma & flatscreen hire


Large screens for any event

Whether your requirements are for a small meeting or for video feeds for larger hires viewing, we have everything in stock for the perfect event.

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Plasma and flatscreen hire

Projector hire


High-quality projector hire.

Projectors are a great tool to get your message across, we have a variety of sizes available with various screens for front or rear projection.

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Projector hire

Set hire


From stock or built to your specifications.

All of our sets are built by set builders who specialise in this trade. We can create anything from a standard set & backdrop through to intricate designs.

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Set hire

Set lighting hire


Transform your set

Once you have your set and stage, whether it be venue owned or custom your next step is lighting - this allows you to brand the whole set so you conference looks high quality.

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Set lighting hire

Staging hire


Make sure you are seen.

When addressing your delegates or guests you need to make sure you can be seen by everyone attending. Staging allows you to have an area which is easily visible at your event.

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Stage hire

Lectern hire


Good looking lecterns.

Having a good looking lectern for your conference or event is very important and it's why we have three types; wooden, aluminum and acrylic which can be branded.

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Lectern hire

Event filming


Remember the event.

Filming your event allows you to keep it forever, sometimes if the event is large enough filming the presenter can be projected to other areas of the event so everyone can see.

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Event filming Oxford

Microphone hire in Oxford, Bucks and Berkshire.

We have a lot of different types of microphones available for hire and we have listed a few popular ones below.

Mics available; Shure SM58, SM57, Beta 58, Beta 57 and drum mics. AKG 747 v11 lectern mics, condensers and drum mics. Sennheisser 335, 345, 365, lapel and headsets along with AR133 DI boxes.


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Mic hire

d&b audiotechnik


High-quality audio

d&b produce arguably the best speakers in the world for events. We use these speakers for conferences, bands, weddings and festivals.

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db audio

Tinnitus


Hearing damage

Listening to music at high volumes can be bad for your health, listening to distorted music at high volumes is much worse.

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Tinnitus

Turbosound


Amazing speaker systems

Turbosound offer extremely well-designed speakers that are ideal for PA hire, from nightclubs to birthdays. High impact sound for any event.

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Turbosound

Beautiful & personal


Create your dream event.

Using the latest audio, visual and lighting we can do anything from a simple fairylight canopy with uplighting all the way through to building projections, in any venue. (We also do discos!)

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weddings

Attention to detail


High quality & reasonable prices

Your business or corporate event reflects on your company name, so why not go to the company with the highest quality equipment, technicians and a service that is second to none?

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business

The perfect result


Tour-friendly equipment

Our commercial section covers a wide range of events from band tours, club nights and festivals through to charity events and any event where the public will be attending.

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commercial

DJ Equipment hire


The latest technology.

Everything any DJ could require, all at great prices.


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Dj equipment hire

Band PA hire


Amazing sound.

Great packages to suit all bands, featuring D&B audiotechnik and Turbosound speakers paired with Midas and Yamaha desks.

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band pa hire

Theatre hire


LED or incandescent

We have everything needed in stock for a successful theatre show, large or small.

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theatre lighting hire

Recent clients


All of these clients have used us for our expertise to make sure that their conferences, presentations and events have been perfect.

We supplied PA hire, AV hire and/or lighting for each client and every event was perfect.

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Museum late night event

With 4000 people due to be in attendance over a three hour period, we were tasked to design and supply over a dozen lighting, audio and visual solutions for the event that had over several different areas.


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case study

AV hire tips


We will need to the media source for projections and audio feeds - i.e. VGA and minijack.

If a site visit is not possible we will need to know the dimensions of the room.

We will need to know how many delegates will be attending.

We will not be beaten on price.

Contact details


ACDisco Lighting and PA Hire Oxford

5 stars - based on 38 reviews but well over 4000 very happy clients

13 Leyshon Road
Wheatley,
Oxford
OX33 1XF

(01865) 875519

Office hours Mon-Fri 11:00am - 18:00pm
Event hours: 24/7 - 365 days a year - meetings by appointment only