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Recent content by jimmeh

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    whats better strip or nodes for roof outline

    thanks guys for the advice! might have to look into it and get up on the roof and see what would be best in terms of as little damage vs easiness vs looks vs money lol i might even have to scrap the idea for this year....i got told today that my hours at work have been cut dramatically :( but...
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    whats better strip or nodes for roof outline

    hey guys just wondering what would look better and be easier to put on my roof... nodes or strips and wondering how you guys have secured your lights on your roof outlines? as i cannot put holes in my roof because its colorbond so cannot drill :( any help and advice would be greatly...
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    Halloween 2017 prop hunting

    where the hell is costco lol iv never heard of it before :/
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    Halloween 2017 prop hunting

    what store is this in?
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    Hi, Knowledge saves time and money

    Welcome Ian! :) there is a lot of help and friendly people on here so i bet you can come up with an awesome display to amaze the kids and neighbors! maybe give the AusChristmaslighting 101 a read here https://auschristmaslighting.com/wiki/AusChristmasLighting-101 im sure this will help with a...
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    Controller Options - need advice

    Hey Kev I am only still pretty new i got myself an alphapix4 for my first controller only cause of funds situation otherwise i would of bought a falcon as the guys have said everyone would pretty much say to go the falcon v3, There is a huge range of options, easy to use and you get a lot of...
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    My version of coro presents.

    oh so its not just me then that has those lines lol i thought i stuffed it up somewhere but i have not tried to put the lights at the back so will give it a shot when my modules come cause i tried mine with store bought lights to see how much light comes through and noticed it with them. with...
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    My version of coro presents.

    Looks awesome as! :) my first attempt at coro presents went ok but i have noticed you can see the lines in the coro when lights shine through have you got that with yours? Im using 3mm coro but have got 5mm coro and same thing happens just not as much
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    Let's build a library of useful display building, how to and sequencing videos

    that is a great idea! as being a noob myself if i could find how to videos and instructionals easy then it makes it 10 times easier and less confusing and less stressful. i have searched youtube and google and the results always have 1000000 videos you dont want to watch and maybe 1 or 2 that...
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    Best lights for mega tree?

    Yeah last year i just wrapped some solar leds around it and it did look good but i was hoping to do pixels so they was super bright then incorporate it into my display so it goes with the music and looks awesome but i have a habbit of biting off more then i can chew lol im seriously comsidering...
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    Best lights for mega tree?

    Yeah i did consider that or something similar but being a newbie it might be to much of a task for my first year and i asked fing about the wind cause we live in the same town lol
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    Best lights for mega tree?

    But would the floods light up the tree enough? Cause what i was thinking was turn the tree into a sort of xmas tree and have some presents (boxes with lights wrapped around) at the bottom so it sorta looks like a big ass xmas tree... but alot of hassle for a newbie haha
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    Best lights for mega tree?

    Haha very true! But its a big ass tree that covers half my display so i wana turn it from an eye sore or a hinderence into part of my display :/ i thought mega tree would be easiest option lol
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    Best lights for mega tree?

    Oh yeah iv seen those before lol had similar ones in my shop last year just not pixel or rgb but i get what you mean :) thanks for all the advice though guys! But how much wind do we get here in mussy shane? I dont remember much wind last year... but then again i didnt have many lights in the...
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    Best lights for mega tree?

    Just wondering what is festoon?
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