PDXpendables

Our Solution to Your Needs

We are new and nimble. Working from our offices and warehouse space we will deliver the products to you. Which saves you time and money. Production package and system design services are also available.

David Bluford- PDXpendables, Don Rohrbacker- PDXpendables, Julianna Lukasik- @Large Films, Board Member Oregon Film Office, Paula Webb- Freelance Producer, Kevin Sullivan, Freelance Producer. At the Oregon Film Office annual meeting.

From right; David Bluford – PDXpendables, Don Rohrbacker – PDXpendables, Julianna Lukasik – @Large Films, Board Member Oregon Film Office, Paula Webb – Freelance Producer, Kevin Sullivan – Freelance Producer. At the Oregon Film Office annual meeting.

PDXpendables has been established by Don Rohrbacker and David Bluford to furnish the Portland metropolitan area with a comprehensive inventory of stage and studio supplies for the motion picture, photography, theatrical and special event industries.

It is our objective the provide service, convenience, economical pricing and expertise to producers, designers and technicians- who require the right supplies, on time, affordable and with the convenience of delivery to the worksite. It is our promise to you to deliver consistently on these four points.

Additionally, we are a source for the purchase of lighting, electrical and grip equipment for these industries. We are dealers for the top brands in the industry. We have the experience and expertise to help you find the right gear for the best price. Don and David bring over thirty years of experience in Motion Pictures and Theatre. In a world of constantly changing technology look to PDXpendables to provide relevant information on the latest lighting, expendables and grip equipment.

To further that goal PDXpendables also rents some of the newest and hard to find products on the market. We feature the latest high speed HMI ballasts from ARRI, American Grip’s Blackbird Stand, the Creamsource LED panel- to name a few.

Fiona PDXpendables MascotSo we hope you’ll check us out.

Call or text and let’s talk about your needs.

Meet our PDXpendables mascot Fiona while you’re here.

We’ll even come out your way to talk face to face. Or come visit us at our office in Lake Oswego and we’ll take you out for a good cup of coffee.

 

Thanks, Don & David

Founders


Don Rohrbacker
 

Don Rohrbacker grew up in Lake Oswego but finished his education in Southern California.

He received a MFA from USC in set design. After college he worked as a Scenic Artist [IATSE 816] and set designer.

Since painting and designing is a freelance job, Don sought steadier employment though work for suppliers, including…

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David Bluford
 

David Bluford grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. After graduating from high school in 1968, he attended Occidental College for two years as an English major – so you know what that means. With no skills or job prospects under his belt, he enrolled at Los Angeles Trade Tech in the cabinetmaking department, where he learned that there were careers to be had in the theatrical and motion picture industries, where one could build scenery and make a reasonable living.   More about David

Our Solution to Your Needs

We are new and nimble. Working from our offices and warehouse space we will deliver the products to you. Which saves you time and money. Production package and system design services are also available.

Contact us today for your quote