I'm putting together a new Megatree and am wondering if there's anyway to define it in xlights if it has uneven string lengths?
What I want to do is String 1: 12 stands, 50 pixels each (600 total), Stand 2: 11 strands 50 pixels each (550 total).
...and before you ask there are two reasons I...
I have done this and it works fine. I'm about to do it again this year for two more channels to drive my new mega tree. In the remote box I have 12v and 5v power supplies and share the V- across the lot.
Thanks gents, for the feedback so far, here's my thoughts on the above:
As for topper, agree on ply vs steel - any suggestions on where to find a 32 hole steel topper locally? I have tried to contact Overkill Metal with no success - assume because i'm not in the US.
I want to keep it all as...
I have plenty of blinky on the front of my house and fence, but no front yard as such.
I want a Megatree - real bad... here's my plan for 2020 - the "Elevated Megatree".
Verticals planned as 50x50x2.5 Gal Square Hollow Section (SHS) tube - one attached to the low brick wall for extra stability...
Alan - I do like the idea of your strip too for the very reasons you mentioned. I'd just like to see the quality and compare to see if the extra cost is actually worth it.
I'd like to do a Pepsi style challenge - physically compare them, at say the Sydney mini (and others if possible).
I done a bit of searching and I couldn't any direct comparisons on pixels strips.
I'm wanting to build a smallish mega tree this year and will need about 50m of strip.
Three options I have found available in Australia are:
Hansen PIXEL MOUNTING STRIP (50M ROLL)...