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  1. firebat

    First WS2811 Pixel System

    Hi All, Firstly, awesome community you have here lads!! Everyone is super helpful and keen for lighting madness! Shoutout to @darylc who is a uber legend sending through a special edition F16v3 quick smart. So anyway.... I've been reading, searching and attempting to answer my own questions...
  2. Dez

    Which pixels/nodes to use?

    Hey guys. Silly question. I’m looking to get quotes from Ray for some 12v nodes that are Rgb individually addressable. Just the standard bullet ones that everyone uses, but I can’t for the life of me find the right ones on his site. Can anyone share the link here please?
  3. S

    Dead to Death Pixels

    I'm newly returning to seek help. Looking through the forums, I can't tell you how impressed I am with all the opportunities here. I am disabled, therefore poor, and in desperate need of assistance. The question: outside of obviously burned to death pixels, can I test 12V 12mm led pixels with...
  4. Mark_M

    Making my own boards to control 'dumb strings'

    I want to try to keep the cost to a minimum because the f48 and 3 differential boards will cost me around $380 NZD this year and I don't want to have to purchase this boards that allow me to use dumb rgb strips. 2018 I made my own controller and I have 25 boards each with 6 NPN transistors on it...
  5. Converting wireframes to RGB pixels - 2018 Adelaide Mini

    Converting wireframes to RGB pixels - 2018 Adelaide Mini

    Presented by Kitman at the 2018 Adelaide Mini. Suggestions for why you might want convert your wireframes to RGB pixels and how to go about it, plus the journey of the 3D sleigh wireframe, from shipping to sequencing.
  6. Evans Central 2017 Behind The Scenes

    Evans Central 2017 Behind The Scenes

    djgra79 (Graham) shows a daytime behind the scenes of this year's display.
  7. bluzervic

    Da Pixel Blues

    A small Blues song to help you all along the way to putting up your 2017 shows Da Pixel Blues well its raining on my pixels.... all of my Power supplies are down yea its raining on my pixels.... all of my Power supplies are down if it does not stop raining wont matter if xlights is around...
  8. S

    1st pixel tree need your input

    Total newbie , want to build 1st pixel tree, what controller to use, do I need Lor programming to run it ? Where to get good pricing on pixel strings ,
  9. XLights 4 Webinar: Singing faces

    XLights 4 Webinar: Singing faces

    From 2016: keithsw1111 walks through how to set up and sequence singing faces in xLights 4
  10. Evans Central Christmas Lights 2016 behind the scenes

    Evans Central Christmas Lights 2016 behind the scenes

    Walkthrough of our 2016 display.
  11. Evans Central Christmas Lights 2015 behind the scenes

    Evans Central Christmas Lights 2015 behind the scenes

    Walk through of my first year pixels and existing DC elements.
  12. Adelaide Mini 2017 - Light Types: from Pixels to LED Panels

    Adelaide Mini 2017 - Light Types: from Pixels to LED Panels

    Presented by darylc. Forms of pixels (strip, modules and strings/nodes) and led panel sizes.
  13. the grinch

    pixel Reindeers

    My crazy light lady has spent some time putting pixels on our old led reindeers 3 more to do at this stage anyways (as it seems most years they miraculously multiply during the off season lol) so we have used 12v 2811 nodes roughly 150 per reindeer smallest front one 130 and bigger one 163 nodes...
  14. Sydney Mini 2017 - Power Injection and RGB Pixel Data

    Sydney Mini 2017 - Power Injection and RGB Pixel Data

    Presented by lithgowlights. What happens to your RGB Pixels if you don't inject power and what are the common methods of power injection with one or multiple power supplies?
  15. djgra79

    unicast vs multicast & ideal network setup

    I'm sure this could have been covered before, and it may even be a case of Ford Vs Holden (Kia man now myself btw) but looking for feedback on broadcasting your show via unicast vs multicast. As discussed at the Melb Mini this year, it was pointed out that for larger channel count shows...
  16. fasteddy

    AusChristmasLighting 101 Manual

    The AusChristmasLighting 101 manual is released for download for all registered site members. This manual provides guidence to the introduction and setup of different types of computer controlled Christmas displays that many of the members here have used. It is by no means a complete list of...
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