December 10, 2016, 10:04:24 AM



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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 cozbert
in Re: Beginning my journey
on Yesterday at 11:18:14 PM


No New Posts 101 Display Basics

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

369 Posts
38 Topics

Last post by HeyRay2
in Re: Newbie with plan in ...
on December 08, 2016, 05:13:49 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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182 Topics

Last post by David_AVD
in Re: e1.31 (Sacn) to DMX ...
on Yesterday at 02:20:12 PM

No New Posts Music, Playlists & Broadcasting

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

494 Posts
69 Topics

Last post by Boof63
in Re: Buy a FM Transmitter...
on Yesterday at 02:54:40 PM

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.

406 Posts
43 Topics

Last post by scamper
on November 28, 2016, 04:17:23 PM

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.

2293 Posts
153 Topics

Last post by smartalec
in Re: Matrix Singing Faces...
on November 26, 2016, 02:56:28 AM

No New Posts Tips and Tricks

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

1006 Posts
116 Topics

Last post by Fing
in Handy Cable booklet
on November 23, 2016, 11:02:06 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.

1570 Posts
122 Topics

Last post by wce06
in Re: Can someone please c...
on December 07, 2016, 08:18:00 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.

8370 Posts
924 Topics

Last post by Phrog30
in Re: Pixel software - goi...
on Yesterday at 12:55:55 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

2033 Posts
244 Topics

Last post by i13
in Re: 240v led string wiri...
on December 04, 2016, 11:28:25 PM

No New Posts Strobes - LED or Others

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

1157 Posts
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.

1795 Posts
203 Topics

Last post by lithgowlights
in Re: Brisbane 12v Power S...
on December 01, 2016, 06:30:06 PM

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.

2027 Posts
249 Topics

Last post by djgra79
in Re: Pi audio quality
on Yesterday at 08:58:50 AM

No New Posts Handy Tools & Equipment

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

358 Posts
38 Topics

Last post by drm1963
in Re: I can't solder pigta...
on December 08, 2016, 08:54:09 AM

No New Posts EthConGateway by Joshua 1 Systems

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

Moderator: j1sys

3635 Posts
425 Topics

Last post by bretheron
in Re: p12s now able to do ...
on December 05, 2016, 12:40:59 PM

No New Posts Advatek Lights

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

Moderators: L_Tay, Devo

718 Posts
95 Topics

Last post by cdjazman
in Re: Pixlite configuratio...
on December 07, 2016, 07:49:04 AM

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

125 Posts
11 Topics

Last post by uncledan
in Re: Panel Controller (al...
on December 01, 2016, 06:56:36 PM


No New Posts Sequencers & Software Tools

All the software that makes life easy in this hobby.

1284 Posts
176 Topics

Last post by David_AVD
in Re: da_E131: Test utilit...
on Yesterday at 02:21:35 PM

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.

2677 Posts
318 Topics

Last post by i13
in Re: Output problems
on December 05, 2016, 10:07:00 PM

No New Posts xLights (Nutcracker)

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

Moderator: smeighan

2297 Posts
569 Topics

Last post by Superman
in Re: RS232 Projector Cont...
on Today at 09:25:30 AM

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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100 Topics

Last post by i13
in Re: Problem with Vixen &...
on December 07, 2016, 12:26:25 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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198 Topics

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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39 Topics

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.

160 Posts
17 Topics

Last post by JHarrison
in looking for cmb24d
on November 15, 2016, 10:40:41 PM

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

Light-O-Rama's pixel controllers (PixCon, Pixie) and the Cosmic Colour Ribbon, Cosmic Colour Bulbs and Cosmic Colour Floods.

274 Posts
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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70 Topics

Last post by plasmadrive
in Re: Lesson learnt
on December 08, 2016, 01:18:10 AM

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

1829 Posts
161 Topics

Last post by the grinch
in Re: Reno the mega tree
on Yesterday at 09:47:33 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.

666 Posts
48 Topics

Last post by Camknox
in Re: HDPE/PE-X
on November 22, 2016, 01:34:01 PM

No New Posts Cutouts, Wire Frames & Motifs

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

587 Posts
61 Topics

Last post by christish2006
in Re: Star Frame from Kmar...
on November 24, 2016, 01:36:28 PM

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

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

1123 Posts
103 Topics

Last post by denno020
in Re: Latest project
on December 08, 2016, 10:02:27 AM

No New Posts Servos & Animatronics

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

230 Posts
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...

223 Posts
33 Topics

Last post by bjpc2716
in happy halloween 2016
on October 31, 2016, 06:08:10 AM

Open House

No New Posts The Family Room

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

8146 Posts
700 Topics

Last post by scamper
in Re: Ready to throw in th...
on Yesterday at 10:13:31 PM

No New Posts Backyard BBQ

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

1386 Posts
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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94 Topics

Last post by Fasteddy
in Re: Any US mini meetups ...
on November 28, 2016, 07:34:42 AM

Child Boards: Mini Archive
No New Posts Show off arena

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

5060 Posts
512 Topics

Last post by Markydot
in Lawrence Bright Lights
on Today at 09:10:43 AM

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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76 Topics

Last post by smartalec
in Re: reject shop speaker
on December 04, 2016, 08:53:45 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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