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Forum Announcements and New Member Information
New Members Please Read: Welcome to AusChristmasLighting

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Last post by AussiePhil
in New Silent Elf Group - i...
on July 15, 2015, 09:55:01 PM

No New Posts New Members Say Hello

New Members are encouraged to post a little about themselves here.

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Last post by glock9mmowner
in Greetings from Tennessee
on October 19, 2016, 01:24:54 PM


No New Posts 101 Display Basics

The follow on from the 101 Manual and the unanswered questions.
Start here: AusChristmasLighting 101 Manual

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Last post by OzAz
in Re: newbie question
on October 01, 2016, 05:01:17 PM

No New Posts DMX, E1.31 & Networking

General DMX information and queries incorporating usb-based DMX512 (E1.11) and Ethernet-based E1.31 (Streaming DMX) not specific to any one controller or device.

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173 Topics

Last post by Barnabybear
in Re: E1.31 .. another ite...
on October 07, 2016, 07:26:16 AM

No New Posts Music, Playlists & Broadcasting

Just finalised your song list? Questions about broadcasting? This is the section to post in!

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68 Topics

Last post by ԆцряєсϮ
in Re: Music mixing & editi...
on September 21, 2016, 07:25:46 AM

No New Posts Incorporating video in your display (including projection)

Working with video during sequencing and/or incorporating video in your display somehow? This area is the place to discuss it.

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43 Topics

Last post by thecrazylightlady
in Re: Virtual Santas works...
on September 14, 2016, 09:15:58 AM

No New Posts The Development Lab

An area to talk about things you are developing or want developed or just idea's then here's the spot.

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148 Topics

Last post by scamper
on Today at 01:17:50 AM

No New Posts Tips and Tricks

All the various tips and tricks that can make your life easier, from photograhy to being Santa.

997 Posts
114 Topics

Last post by Live2ride-Daniel
in Re: Round glass sphere f...
on September 30, 2016, 12:58:46 PM

No New Posts How is my display put together...

This board is for people to post details on how they put together their overall display, helping new people understand how it plugs together.

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121 Topics

Last post by ԆцряєсϮ
in Re: What size P10 matrix
on October 15, 2016, 11:12:21 AM


No New Posts RGB Lights - Intelligent Pixels and 3-Channel RGB

Discussion on RGB pixel strings, RGB 3-channel strings, RGB strips and anything else RGB - intelligent pixels and legacy 3-channel RGB, what are the options, how to control them and the results you have.

8275 Posts
905 Topics

Last post by barbotte
in Re: Pixel Clips
on October 12, 2016, 03:19:35 PM

No New Posts Lights - Store Bought and Home Made

Christmas lights bought from your favourite stores - online and offline. LED or Incandescent; Strings or ropelight. Multicolour and single colour. Also incorporating modifying store bought lights and home made lights using bare components. Built something fancy using lights? See: Custom Creations

2006 Posts
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Last post by heathwithnoteeth
in Re: LED Blossom Tree Spa...
on Yesterday at 04:33:39 PM

No New Posts Strobes - LED or Others

A board especially for the LED Strobe - and anything related to Strobes

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86 Topics

Last post by BoonDogs
in Re: 1/4 jack strobe cont...
on February 14, 2016, 04:20:37 PM

Controllers & Other Necessary Hardware

No New Posts Power Supplies

Information on Power Supplies and Transformers. PSU's are necessary for low voltage DC control.

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200 Topics

Last post by marmalade
in Re: Power injection best...
on October 13, 2016, 08:32:09 AM

No New Posts Computers, Cabling and Other Miscellaneous Hardware

A section for some of the necessary behind the scenes equipment like Show Computers, data or power cabling and various cable connectors.

1985 Posts
244 Topics

Last post by mitlrpro
in Re: Arduino Coding Help
on October 14, 2016, 02:12:38 PM

No New Posts Handy Tools & Equipment

All about the various tools and equipment like soldering irons that can make life easier.

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37 Topics

Last post by multicast
in Re: Security for outside...
on August 10, 2016, 12:23:16 PM

No New Posts EthConGateway by Joshua 1 Systems

Specialising in E1.31 and RGB pixel control solutions. Contact: j1sys

Moderator: j1sys

3617 Posts
421 Topics

Last post by ezimnow
in Re: Cant get a port to w...
on August 21, 2016, 11:33:35 PM

No New Posts Advatek Lights

Specialising in Australian-designed RGB control products. Contact: L_Tay & Devo

Moderators: L_Tay, Devo

675 Posts
87 Topics

Last post by Boof63
in Re: Newbie requests help...
on October 06, 2016, 08:51:25 PM

No New Posts Hanson Electronics

Specialising in Australian-designed DMX and Pixel-input DC dimming controller. Contact: AAH

Moderator: AAH

334 Posts
51 Topics

Last post by roo
in Re: Trouble with 2811dc3...
on June 30, 2016, 10:08:05 PM

No New Posts SmartAlec Lights

Christmas-lighting orientated electronics & accessories. Contact: smartalec

Moderator: smartalec

107 Posts
9 Topics

Last post by smartalec
in Re: Pixel-Extender
on September 25, 2016, 08:34:01 PM


No New Posts Sequencers & Software Tools

All the software that makes life easy in this hobby.

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175 Topics

Last post by keithsw1111
in Re: need help with softw...
on October 04, 2016, 06:51:14 AM

No New Posts HLS (Hinkle's Lighting Sequencer)

Hinkle's Lighting Sequencer, more commonly known as HLS, by Joe Hinkle

Moderator: jhinkle

728 Posts
181 Topics

Last post by angus40
in Just 4 fun .
on August 12, 2016, 11:44:44 AM

No New Posts LightShow Pro (LSP)

LightShow Pro is an easy to use and extremely powerful light sequencing software that creates stunning and interactive theatrical and public light performances.

2660 Posts
315 Topics

Last post by 2freeq
in Re: LSP on Mac?
on July 19, 2016, 03:37:31 PM

No New Posts xLights (Nutcracker)

The free xLights (Nutcracker) multiplatform software, now led by smeighan with a team of volunteer developers.

Moderator: smeighan

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548 Topics

Last post by bbayjohn
in Re: Convert Last Years L...
on October 15, 2016, 07:11:16 PM

No New Posts Vixen

Covering Vixen 2.x and Vixen 3.x. Please specify whether the topic relates to Vixen 2 or Vixen 3 when posting.

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Last post by keithsw1111
in Re: vixen controlling ar...
on Yesterday at 08:14:44 AM


No New Posts LOR General Discussion

A general discussion area for the Showtime Suite (LOR sequencing software) and other LOR equipment which does not fit into the AC, DC or Cosmic Colour Devices boards.

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Last post by nato595
in Re: SpEx matrix effect g...
on September 20, 2016, 02:47:46 PM

No New Posts LOR 240V AC

This board focuses on LOR 240V AC Controllers such as the CTB16D and CTB16PC.

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Last post by ShellNZ
in Re: LOR1602Wg3 Pro serie...
on August 12, 2016, 08:05:29 PM

No New Posts LOR DC

Focusing on LOR low-voltage DC controllers such as the CMB16D and CMB16D-QC.

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16 Topics

Last post by ShayneT
in Re: LOR CF50D
on October 08, 2016, 11:31:39 AM

No New Posts Cosmic Colour Devices: Ribbon (CCR), Bulbs (CCB) & Floods (CCF)

Incorporating the Cosmic Colour Ribbon, Cosmic Colour Bulbs and Cosmic Colour Floods.

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42 Topics

Last post by Fasteddy
in Re: Replacement Ribbon
on August 02, 2016, 03:03:49 PM

Community Projects & Commercial Offerings

No New Posts Community Projects

All your new (and old) projects that don't fit anywhere else. Active members with multiple solutions will be offered a sub-board for announcing product improvements (firmware updates, patches), or completely new ideas.

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68 Topics

Last post by Goliath
in Re: Weatherproof boxes a...
on September 14, 2016, 07:18:25 PM

Custom Creations

No New Posts Mega, Mini, Spiral & Pixel Trees

For everything related to Mega Trees, Pixel Trees, Mini Trees, Giga Trees, Z Trees and Spiral Trees. Including how to build them, sequencing techniques, storage options, just to name a few! Post your experiences or ask questions

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160 Topics

Last post by battle79
in Re: Survey. How is your ...
on Today at 06:23:53 AM

No New Posts Leaping Arches, Driveway Arches & RGB Arches

How to build leaping or driveway arches with traditional string segments, basic RGB or intelligent RGB strips including useful sequencing techniques.

655 Posts
46 Topics

Last post by christish2006
in Gas Pipe Arches
on October 12, 2016, 11:38:56 AM

No New Posts Cutouts, Wire Frames & Motifs

All about cutouts or wire frame creations, how to make them or where to buy them.

582 Posts
60 Topics

Last post by scamper
in Re: Singing faces
on August 17, 2016, 06:22:29 PM

No New Posts Corrugated Plastic (Coro) & 3D Printing

Coro is also known as Corflute, Coroplast, IntePro, Correx and Twinplast in some regions.

1109 Posts
102 Topics

Last post by djgra79
in Re: Coro singing face wi...
on October 01, 2016, 07:09:56 AM

No New Posts Servos & Animatronics

Want to animate your display then Servo's and motor control will be needed.

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18 Topics

Last post by djgra79
in Re: Motor Selection
on September 28, 2016, 06:25:14 PM

No New Posts Halloween

Time to get your spook on...

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30 Topics

Last post by David_AVD
in Re: Halloween 2016 Aussi...
on October 08, 2016, 11:26:39 AM

Open House

No New Posts The Family Room

General Questions, News or Gossip, just keep it clean and polite

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684 Topics

Last post by Binny
in Re: Weekly open session
on Yesterday at 09:00:08 PM

No New Posts Backyard BBQ

Want to let off some steam, then gather around the BBQ.

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133 Topics

Last post by nzlongfellow
in Re: Lookin for Tuppetsda...
on September 24, 2016, 10:57:45 AM

No New Posts Mini Christmas Expos

A mini is a gathering of some of the craziest lighting guru's from around Australia and the world! Each state usually holds one mini expo each year, typically around May-July, organised by one or a collaboration of members.

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92 Topics

Last post by Boof63
in Re: 2016 Adelaide Mini -...
on July 21, 2016, 07:23:44 PM

Child Boards: Mini Archive
No New Posts Show off arena

Show off your new display addition(s), changes and final display here.

4914 Posts
492 Topics

Last post by BradsXmasLights
in Re: Custom UI to check S...
on October 17, 2016, 11:13:41 PM

Trading Area

No New Posts Christmas Light Shopping Bargains

Where are all the lights to buy from retail shops, etc. One thread per shop or shopping centre area. Please include the suburb/area in the topic title.

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75 Topics

Last post by i13
in Re: Big W 2016 Lights
on October 08, 2016, 12:01:37 PM

No New Posts Bulk Buy - Interest Posts

Please use this for all posts regarding Interest from members for a particular Bulk Buy before commencing it

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Last post by Fing
in Re: LDPE Arch Tubing New...
on October 04, 2016, 06:10:49 PM

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