Chicago Flyhouse Blog

Behind the Scenes: Shop Fabrication

Posted by Flyhouse on Sep 14, 2018 10:10:11 AM

There are many phases of a project before we can call it complete. Bidding, drawings, submittals, fabrication - the list continues. One of the most important aspects is what happens in the fabrication shop before the trucks get loaded to head to the installation site. Here's a small taste of what our shop team does to make that happen.

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Performer Flying

Posted by Flyhouse on Aug 31, 2018 4:13:58 PM

Performer flying is one of our favorite parts of the job. It's especially our favorite when actors can perform amazing feats like this. Taking you back to spring of 2017 with The House Theatre of Chicago.

 

 

Topics: Performer Flying, Video

Trim Chains

Posted by Flyhouse on Jun 15, 2018 8:02:00 AM

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Cable Clips: The Correct Method

Posted by Flyhouse on May 11, 2018 3:05:54 PM

It's easy to learn how to put on a cable clip wrong. However, if you are taught correctly, you will do it right every single time.

 

 

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Behind the Scenes: Water Jet Delivery

Posted by Flyhouse on Feb 22, 2018 8:58:32 AM

Flyhouse recently acquired a Water Jet Machine to help us with fabrication on our projects. The delivery took nearly two hours from taking it off the truck to placing it on our shop floor. Fortunately, we made a time-lapse video to save you some time to see it all.

 

 

Topics: Video