October 05, 2015, 11:53:56 PM



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Forum Announcements and New Member Information
New Members Please Read: Welcome to AusChristmasLighting

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Last post by AussiePhil
in New Silent Elf Group - i...
on July 15, 2015, 09:55:01 PM

No New Posts New Members Say Hello

New Members are encouraged to post a little about themselves here.

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Last post by gerry
in Re: Hello from Hollywood
on Today at 05:36:33 AM


No New Posts 101 Display Basics

The follow on from the 101 Manual and the unanswered questions.
Start here: AusChristmasLighting 101 Manual

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Last post by BensChristmasLights
in Re: testing new lights
on September 25, 2015, 10:43:02 PM

No New Posts DMX, E1.31 & Networking

General DMX information and queries incorporating usb-based DMX512 (E1.11) and Ethernet-based E1.31 (Streaming DMX) not specific to any one controller or device.
See also: DMX & E1.31 Layout Diagrams

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129 Topics

Last post by Kane
in Re: Setting start addres...
on Yesterday at 10:37:02 PM

No New Posts Music, Playlists & Broadcasting

Just finalised your song list? Questions about broadcasting? This is the section to post in!

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55 Topics

Last post by i13
in Re: Anyone know of a goo...
on Today at 01:12:05 PM

No New Posts Incorporating video in your display (including projection)

Working with video during sequencing and/or incorporating video in your display somehow? This area is the place to discuss it.

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38 Topics

Last post by CaptainMurdoch
in Re: Wireless Hdmi
on September 12, 2015, 11:29:07 AM

No New Posts The Development Lab

An area to talk about things you are developing or want developed or just idea's then here's the spot.

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124 Topics

Last post by fxxxrr
in Re: Basic System for kid...
on September 26, 2015, 07:49:42 AM

No New Posts Tips and Tricks

All the various tips and tricks that can make your life easier, from photograhy to being Santa.

842 Posts
98 Topics

Last post by David_AVD
in Re: Don't buy Lytworx le...
on October 01, 2015, 12:21:09 PM

No New Posts How is my display put together...

This board is for people to post details on how they put together their overall display, helping new people understand how it plugs together.

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96 Topics

Last post by gerry
in Re: 2015 Plans - Evans C...
on September 27, 2015, 09:15:58 PM


No New Posts RGB Lights - Intelligent Pixels and 3-Channel RGB

Discussion on RGB pixel strings, RGB 3-channel strings, RGB strips and anything else RGB - intelligent pixels and legacy 3-channel RGB, what are the options, how to control them and the results you have.

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837 Topics

Last post by Kitman
in Re: where can I buy dumb...
on Today at 03:48:50 PM

No New Posts Lights - Store Bought and Home Made

Christmas lights bought from your favourite stores - online and offline. LED or Incandescent; Strings or ropelight. Multicolour and single colour. Also incorporating modifying store bought lights and home made lights using bare components. Built something fancy using lights? See: Custom Creations

1780 Posts
210 Topics

Last post by i13
in Re: 5 Wire LED Icicles
on September 22, 2015, 09:00:49 PM

No New Posts Strobes - LED or Others

A board especially for the LED Strobe - and anything related to Strobes

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83 Topics

Last post by Andy2000
in Re: ACL Strobes controll...
on October 02, 2015, 01:27:50 AM

Controllers & Other Necessary Hardware

No New Posts Power Supplies

Information on Power Supplies and Transformers. PSU's are necessary for low voltage DC control.

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177 Topics

Last post by GCAllan
in Re: My first holy smoke ...
on September 28, 2015, 06:07:53 AM

No New Posts Computers, Cabling and Other Miscellaneous Hardware

A section for some of the necessary behind the scenes equipment like Show Computers, data or power cabling and various cable connectors.

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202 Topics

Last post by smeighan
in Re: Windows computer adv...
on Today at 01:29:30 PM

No New Posts Handy Tools & Equipment

All about the various tools and equipment like soldering irons that can make life easier.

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34 Topics

Last post by AAH
in Re: If you don't have a ...
on September 11, 2015, 06:55:01 PM

No New Posts EthConGateway by Joshua 1 Systems

Specialising in E1.31 and RGB pixel control solutions. Contact: j1sys

Moderator: j1sys

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380 Topics

Last post by Superman
in Re: ECG DR4
on Today at 11:54:57 AM

No New Posts Advatek Lights

Specialising in Australian-designed RGB controlling products. Contact: L_Tay

Moderators: L_Tay, Devo

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64 Topics

Last post by L_Tay
in Re: Cables & Connector 2...
on Today at 12:30:28 PM

No New Posts Hanson Electronics

Specialising in Australian-designed DMX and Pixel-input DC dimming controller. Contact: AAH

Moderator: AAH

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35 Topics

Last post by AAH
in New firmwares for AAHMeg...
on September 30, 2015, 06:33:40 PM


No New Posts Sequencers & Software Tools

All the software that makes life easy in this hobby.

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162 Topics

Last post by Gilrock
in Re: is LOR SuperStar Seq...
on September 29, 2015, 08:39:42 AM

No New Posts HLS (Hinkle's Lighting Sequencer)

Hinkle's Lighting Sequencer, more commonly known as HLS, by Joe Hinkle

Moderator: jhinkle

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172 Topics

Last post by Habbosrus
in Whole House Model PixelP...
on September 29, 2015, 10:21:22 AM

No New Posts LightShow Pro (LSP)

LightShow Pro is an easy to use and extremely powerful light sequencing software that creates stunning and interactive theatrical and public light performances.

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308 Topics

Last post by arw01
in Was there a video for th...
on Today at 02:30:07 PM

No New Posts Nutcracker & xLights Software

The free Nutcracker software by smeighan, now bundled in the xLights framework

Moderator: smeighan

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398 Topics

Last post by smeighan
in xLights Tutorial Oct 1st...
on October 02, 2015, 06:04:03 AM

No New Posts Vixen

Covering Vixen 2.x and Vixen 3.x. Please specify whether the topic relates to Vixen 2 or Vixen 3 when posting.

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62 Topics

Last post by jchuchla
in Re: Vixen 3 on Windows 1...
on September 30, 2015, 08:21:06 AM


No New Posts LOR General Discussion

A general discussion area for the Showtime Suite (LOR sequencing software) and other LOR equipment which does not fit into the AC, DC or Cosmic Colour Devices boards.

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173 Topics

Last post by AAH
in Re: HELP with LOR S4 and...
on September 19, 2015, 08:56:20 AM

No New Posts LOR 240V AC

This board focuses on LOR 240V AC Controllers such as the CTB16D and CTB16PC.

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32 Topics

Last post by Habbosrus
in Re: singing xmas tree
on January 08, 2015, 03:49:48 PM

No New Posts LOR DC

Focusing on LOR low-voltage DC controllers such as the CMB16D and CMB16D-QC.

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13 Topics

Last post by Bird
on January 10, 2015, 04:40:19 AM

No New Posts Cosmic Colour Devices: Ribbon (CCR), Bulbs (CCB) & Floods (CCF)

Incorporating the Cosmic Colour Ribbon, Cosmic Colour Bulbs and Cosmic Colour Floods.

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38 Topics

Last post by bluzervic
in Re: pixcon16
on July 16, 2015, 05:48:17 AM

Community Projects & Commercial Offerings

No New Posts Community Projects

All your new (and old) projects that don't fit anywhere else. Active members with multiple solutions will be offered a sub-board for announcing product improvements (firmware updates, patches), or completely new ideas.

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68 Topics

Last post by smartalec
in Re: DIY pixel controller...
on August 10, 2015, 08:22:41 PM

Custom Creations

No New Posts Mega, Mini, Spiral & Pixel Trees

For everything related to Mega Trees, Pixel Trees, Mini Trees, Giga Trees, Z Trees and Spiral Trees. Including how to build them, sequencing techniques, storage options, just to name a few! Post your experiences or ask questions

1532 Posts
132 Topics

Last post by Boof63
in Re: My newly assembled p...
on Today at 10:08:45 PM

No New Posts Leaping Arches, Driveway Arches & RGB Arches

How to build leaping or driveway arches with traditional string segments, basic RGB or intelligent RGB strips including useful sequencing techniques.

589 Posts
39 Topics

Last post by heathwithnoteeth
in Re: leaping arches - fir...
on September 24, 2015, 10:49:20 AM

No New Posts Cutouts, Wire Frames & Motifs

All about cutouts or wire frame creations, how to make them or where to buy them.

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55 Topics

Last post by Kitman
in Re: My Sleigh
on September 29, 2015, 02:58:53 PM

No New Posts Corrugated Plastic (Coro) & 3D Printing

Coro is also known as Corflute, Coroplast, IntePro, Correx and Twinplast in some regions.

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74 Topics

Last post by jediknight2
in Re: 3D Printer
on September 30, 2015, 09:51:36 PM

No New Posts Servos & Animatronics

Want to animate your display then Servo's and motor control will be needed.

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15 Topics

Last post by logandc99
in Re: DMX controlled rotat...
on June 26, 2014, 09:10:37 AM

No New Posts Halloween

Time to get your spook on...

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17 Topics

Last post by bjpc2716
in Re: halloween
on October 01, 2015, 07:37:55 AM

Open House

No New Posts The Family Room

General Questions, News or Gossip, just keep it clean and polite

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Last post by JPB
in Re: daylight saving
on Today at 07:41:28 PM

Child Boards: Mini Christmas Expos
No New Posts Backyard BBQ

Want to let off some steam, then gather around the BBQ.

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114 Topics

Last post by logandc99
in Re: On holiday but could...
on September 27, 2015, 08:15:32 PM

No New Posts Show off arena

Show off your new display addition(s), changes and final display here.

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415 Topics

Last post by AussiePhil
in Re: Three generations of...
on September 30, 2015, 09:23:10 AM

Trading Area

No New Posts Christmas Light Shopping Bargains

Where are all the lights to buy from retail shops, etc. One thread per shop or shopping centre area. Please include the suburb/area in the topic title.

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58 Topics

Last post by MarcD
in Re: Big W 2015
on Yesterday at 11:51:06 AM

No New Posts Bulk Buy - Interest Posts

Please use this for all posts regarding Interest from members for a particular Bulk Buy before commencing it

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Last post by AAH
in Re: ACL Strobe Mk2 2015 ...
on July 21, 2015, 02:51:56 PM

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