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    Wiring diagrams

    If you can attend, it will be well worth it! Talk to people in person who can demonstrate a few things
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    Wiring diagrams

    have you read the ACL 101 manual, there are several examples in there....it'll help you understand how long a run you can do, and if you need longer what you need to do to make it happen, power injection for power, null pixels to extend data runs, using receivers to get ports and power closer to...
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    Australian Distributors

    falcon group buy see the following thread! But it is for Australia/NZ only https://auschristmaslighting.com/threads/falcon-f16v3-f48-e1-31-pixel-controller-2020-interest-thread.11963/page-4#post-106530
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    Newbie looking for suggestions on new display

    It's not as scary as you think, I was the same when I first started and was very paranoid about electricity out in the open, it was all 240V running through the yard with extension cords etc trying to weatherproof connections was a bit nerve wrecking, now everything apart from the PSU's being...
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    Firmware 2.55 changed my colour order on F16V3

    definitely a bug of some kind, have managed to do a test sequence and getting all correct colours
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    Firmware 2.55 changed my colour order on F16V3

    it's been a while since I have played with this DMX controller, so I just realised that the modules were connected to output 9 (ch25-27), so I put it on output 1 (ch1-3) and Red is not showing at all, however when I run the DMX on board test mode, by having dip switch 10 on and nothing else, Red...
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    Firmware 2.55 changed my colour order on F16V3

    Hi All, So yesterday I powered up for the first time my F16V3 and all went great, it powered up, I connected network cable and it got an ip address of 192.168.0.20 so I typed this into the browser and got the web page up and was able to see all the settings. Firmware 2.0x Not having any pixels...
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    F48 question

    that's roughly correct for 100% brightness, but you can reduce down to 30% and still look good giving you further runs before injection, I would hook all 1024 nodes up and inject at beginning and end, then identify your dark spots, inject in the middle then middle again etc until it looks how...
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    Typical spacing of pixel lights

    no real standard, it's all personal preference, and depends on a lot of things, for example how dense you want it to look and how far your audience will be viewing it from
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    Falcon F16v3 & F48 E1.31 pixel controller 2020 interest thread

    You can't buy direct from Falcon without organising a 3rd party receiver in the US to reship to Australia, Falcon do not ship to Australia
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    Falcon F16v3 & F48 E1.31 pixel controller 2020 interest thread

    depends on your layout, my layout is reasonably small, and an f16v3 will be plenty for my needs, however I will be using at least 3 receivers to get ports closer to props and to increase outputs rather than have 1 string of 800, I can split it up into 4 strings of 200 for example
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    Falcon F16v3 & F48 E1.31 pixel controller 2020 interest thread

    haven't considered my 2020 layout but will probably be interested in some smart receivers
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    Converting a ropelight star to pixels

    Interesting...I'm sure someone can 3d print a clip for that too
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    Converting a ropelight star to pixels

    assuming it is a wire frame? You can get some wire frame clips to clip the pixels to the frame...
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    Melb SE displays

    yeah after yours we went to Narre Warren, then to Carrum Downs to see Burnts display, thanks for the chat Christmas Evening Dj, I got a tonne of work to do in the next 10 months.....probably should prioritise it and start chipping away at it, spreading the cost over the 10 months rather than a...
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