Category Archives: Pixels

🎄MEGATREE Update (2020) 🎄

I added a huge star to the top of the megatree this year so I had to change a few things. Amazon links: https://www.amazon.com/shop/canispaterchristmas?listId=WESXFMPFKIX6&ref=idea_share_inf

🎄Mini Tree Problem & Matrix Repair (2020)🎄

I had a little problem with the mini trees. I put them together backwards. I’ll show you the difference. I also had a pixel go out on my matrix so I show the repair. Thankfully, the weather cooperated.

🎄Colorlight Update & Mini Trees (2020)🎄

I need to update a couple of items from the last video. There is a slightly simpler way to set the Colorlight cards. I also show off my mini trees I’ll be adding this year.

Keith’s awesome video: https://youtu.be/wuEE-LMJHH4

https://youtu.be/A1lFihs7OI0

🎄Colorlight 5A-75B Panel Controller (2020) 🎄

Basic configuration and setup of the Colorlight 5A-75B Panel Controller. Demonstrates using it with xLights, Falcon Player and xSchedule. A huge thank you to Ken at wiredwatts.com for sponsoring the video!

Wired Watts Colorlight Card: https://www.wiredwatts.com/colorlight-5a-75b

Scott’s xSchedule Colorlight Plugin: https://github.com/computergeek1507/ColorlightPlugin/releases
Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable: http://bit.ly/msvcredist2010
Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable: http://bit.ly/msvcredist2013

https://youtu.be/JQerpqt76VU

🎄WS2811 AC & DC Boards (2020) 🎄

Checking out an AC & a DC controller from David Peace. Thanks to Ken at Wired Watts for providing the boards & to David for the servos and motors! Also showing off some coro from EFL Designs.

VCS 2020 Ever Wonder Why Your Pixels Flicker and How to Fix It – Keith Wesley : https://youtu.be/9ttEAyiyTAI

Wired Watts: https://www.wiredwatts.com/pixel2things-controllers

David Peace Videos:
Pixel to AC Bridge Demo (Pixel2AC) – https://youtu.be/BtthPJQFe_o
Pixel2AC Board high level overview from Pixel2Things – https://youtu.be/y8sJRzof8gY
How to Sequence Pixel2AC with xLights – https://youtu.be/70VG5uLBBGk
Pixel to DC & Servo Bridge Demo (Pixel2DC) – https://youtu.be/UijLGeUGpOk
Pixel2DC Board Overview – https://youtu.be/565GJibxHIM

EFL Designs: https://www.facebook.com/EFLDesigns/

https://youtu.be/JdNxOzwzaHU

🎄xLights Custom Models – Part 2 (2020)🎄

Thanks for 10k! I show two more ways to create xLights custom models.

David’s Video: https://youtu.be/raI4KYlPdjU
Keith’s Video: https://youtu.be/_BBPS1Kyczw

https://youtu.be/tmTJOO3EjkE