Nothing makes a party pop more than the classic disco ball, a classic nightclub decoration that spills a beautiful light effect throughout the room. It is also known as a mirror ball, due to the many faceted mirrored surface which creates the effect.
Another word for this is “glitter ball” and were used in 19th century ballrooms before gaining popularity in clubs in the 1920s. The height of popularity was during the 1960s until the 1980s, where along with PA systems, it was a standard piece of equipment almost as important as the right PA speakers! There are a variety of disco ball sizes available to buy: typically they come in diameters between 8 and 12 inches. A mirror ball with motor means that it spins automatically, and it may mounted to the ceiling and spins at a speed of approximately 1.5 up to about 6 revolutions per minute. Special mounts can be purchased that contain built-in LED lights, so no external spots are needed. A disco ball is an inexpensive way to add a magical atmosphere, whether it be for an all-night rave or romantic wedding dance. Mirror ball construction is designed to reflect light in many directions, producing a complex pattern over the walls, ceiling, and floor. Spotlights illuminate the sphere as it turns, and different colours can be employed for a variety of FX. With so many choice of disco balls for sale, you’re sure to find the right one for any budget. Search mirror balls for sale in any search engine or price comparison site, and you’ll be presented with a dizzying array of choice. Of course, the classic silver design is always a big hit and sure to remain a popular discotheque fixture for years to come. It’s also an essential part of any DJ equipment package.