Drive Connection


The Drive Connection is a hardwired extension of your Showstopper system and network connections. It allows any Stagehand controller to easily connect into your automation system.

This guide will walk you through:

  • Installation

  • Operation

  • Troubleshooting

  • Specifications

  • Drawing


The Drive Connection will arrive as a partially pre-wired faceplate to be installed on a standard 3 gang wall box, or with a Surface Mount box.


  • 1 x EtherCON/RJ45 Ethernet ports

  • 1 x 5 Pin XLR E-Stop Output


The Drive Connection comes in 2 configurations. When purchasing one, make sure you specify the correct version for you.

Flush Mount Drive Connection

The Flush Mount version is simply a faceplate with the EtherCON port and the 5 Pin XLR E-Stop socket. This is designed to be used with a standard 3 Gang Electircal Box that you can get from any electrical supplier or local hardware store.

Creative Conners can typically supply a 3 Gang Box with the Drive Connection upon request! Be sure to ask our sales reps at 401.289.2942 x1

Surface Mount Drive Connection

The Surface Mount Drive Connection is the same faceplate, but also includes a finished, black powder coat enclosure that looks spiffy mounted directly to your wall. The enclosure 4 x 1/2" or 3/4" conduit knockouts for permanent installation in your venue.

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