Pixel strings and strapping

Discussion in 'Mega, Mini, Spiral & Pixel Trees' started by angus40, Sep 12, 2012.

  1. angus40

    angus40 Senior Elf

    Dec 23, 2011
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    I have begun the task of zip tieing strings to some strapping . this is a real time consumer .

    Here is a tip to save you some time if you plan to use the strapping and tie method.

    lay out the string to get it ready to tie , start in the center of the string and work out to each end aligning the pixel wire to lay flat .

    There is a little trick you will discover that each pixel will need a rotating flip every so often to get it to a nice flat alignment.

    to save on the back , i used a chair and sat at the railing of my deck to do the tieing and let the completed section drape over my railing creating tension on the strapping .

    I am using 2 ties per pixel and to secure the strapping to the top and bottom ring i have purchased these clips.


    hope this helps

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  2. fasteddy

    fasteddy I have C.L.A.P Global Moderator Generous Elf

    Apr 26, 2010
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    Nice, thanks for sharing those tips

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