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Recent content by orchidman33

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    Falcon F16v3 & F48 E1.31 pixel controller 2020 interest thread

    For me this,I'm looking at 1 X F16v2/F16V3 Expansion Board 1 x F16V2/F16V3 Differential Expansion 4 x 4-String Differential SmartReceiver
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    Fan cover for enclosure

    have a look in Bunnings, in their ventilation section. https://www.bunnings.co.nz/manrose-weatherproof-cowl-125mm-white_p00733350
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    Help a newbie

    Bunnings will most likley sell a travel adapotor - EU to Aussie, or if you feel competent a standard 3pin plug could replace your 2pin
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    Managing the fan on the enclosure?

    No.pureed slungs, snails and snakes (oh, we dont snakes here)
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    Managing the fan on the enclosure?

    The fans on my enclosures are powered from the mains supply (230V here), so if there is power on the enclosure the fan is running. It also makes it harder for bugs to get in with the fan doing about 1500rpm.
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    xlights test and FPP

    Thank you all for your assistance, I finally got things operating. I change the setup on xlights to unicast with the correct ip address and put the Pi into remote operation. Hey presto - test on xlights worked and I am able to run a sequence from the computer.
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    xlights test and FPP

    Keith I have had the setup in unicast and I have the Pi set for as a bridge to pass traffic through (ticked the box at the bottom of the 'network setup' page) but it still didn'r work. What are you calling a ' more normal configuration' ?
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    xlights test and FPP

    I'm having an issue! I have sequence that I want to test on my Falcon F16v3 controled by a Pi 3B + . I have setup 12 universe all with 510 channels( used multi cast at this time), set the chanel numbers and ports in the layout, used 'check sequence' - on issues here. I have then gone to the Pi...
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    What’s the best file structure for xLights?

    this video will talk you through and answer your questions about storing media files within xlights show folders and why View: http://videos.xlights.org/xlights-beginner-seminar-january-2019_f117dec42.html
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    TWO Wireless routers

    Hi Syd Like you I am new to this, but I have setup a router on its own without internet access for my show. My Laptop, Pi and my phone can all log in to control the display.
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    Closed Falcon F16v3 & F48 E1.31 pixel controller 2019 buy

    Yes please 1 x F16V3 + shipping to NZ
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    WS2815 strip

    no I don't but from what I have read is that the ws2815 is n updated version of the gs8208 and is also more reliable and also cheaper as it now more common
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    Best sellers to buy from

    yes - I have purchased that exact product in mid Jan. and they took about 2.5 weeks to arrive. No complaints so far. PS some of the power supplies are also very good value. I work in the electrical industry and I object to paying freight and the wholesale price of power supplies. Mean Well 12V...
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    WS2815 strip

    Mr Google is wonderful- found this on element 14
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    Best sellers to buy from

    Im using Alliexpress as like you because of budget and I HATE paying freight (maybe due to my occupation). Here is a link from Alliexpess...