When Rocco first introduced Dlite, I immediatley went into R&D and created many effects (which ended up on the market later..ugh, day late and a dollar short)Back to the point, I later discovered the HIGH INTENSITY led's.(photon beam etc..)Now that the hype is over, you can purchase them at any 7-11 or qwik mart for as cheap as $2.99 including battery. I make my own units and they are FAR superior to the D'lite's. A subtle trick is to dig away some of the inner tip surface of the Thumbtip to create more visibility of the beam at the tip (rather than drill a hole) As for being a Stage Effect, I have done this MANY times on stage for medium to small venues and recieved MANY comments that it was their favorite part of the act. I have always had control of my lighting so it does make it easier. I run a single Soft Red par 56 light S/R and a Soft Blue S/L. I had the success of visibility BEFORE the High Intensity upgrades. If you want any tips, feel free to ask.
I hope this helps!
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