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  1. De Virgin Mary had a baby boy by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. 80 channel LOR system. Sequenced by me.10300ish lights
  2. 80 channel LOR system. Sequenced by me 10300ish lighs

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    Retiring our entire light show. This includes 14 controllers, 5 blow mold reindeer, 1 blow mold Santa, 1 blow mold penguin, 6 blow mold candles (2 new), 4 wire frame deer, 1 wire frame moose, 2 marty fans, 4 leaping arches, 1 mega tree, thousands of new, still in the box lights, thousands of used lights, rope lights, icicles nets. Incandescent and LED lights. Wireless light linkers, FM transmitter and more. Selling as an entire lot. $3500 OBO. Must pick up A complete list is attached QTY Light Count Condition Description Light Type Color 1 Untested 16 Channel LOR CTB16DV5 Controller Metal housing 4 Used 16 Channel LOR CTB16PC Controller Plastic housing 1 power cord 4 Used 16 Channel LOR CTB16PC Controller Plastic housing 2 power cords 5 Used 16 Channel LOR1602 Controller Metal housing 2 power cords 19 216 Used 18 ' Rope Light Incandescent Red 2 300 New 18' Garland Light String Incandescent White 9 216 7 new 18' Rope Light Incandescent Multicolored 2 216 New 18' Rope Light Incandescent Red 1 New 25 count Light Stakes 8 New 6' Unlit Wesley Pine Trees 6 1 per candle 2 are new Blow Mold Candles 1 1 Blow Mold Penguin 5 1 per deer Blow Mold Reindeer 1 1 Blow Mold Santa 2 New Empty Flower Easels 1 Empty Reindeer frame 1 Used FM Transmitter 1 450 New Icicles String Incandescent White 21 70 New Icicles String LED Blue 2 300 New Icicles String Incandescent White 2 200 per deer Large Wire Framed Deer Incandescent White 82 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent White 30 50 New Light String - Box LED White 4 60 New Light String - Box LED White 10 60 New Light String - Box LED Multicolored 2 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent Red 35 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent Blue 4 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent Green 27 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent Multicolored 6 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent Purple 1 60 New Light String - Box LED Blue 1 100 Used Light String - Box Incandescent Red 12 70 New Light String - Box LED Multicolored 6 60 New Light String - Box LED White 1 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent Green 3 100 New Light String - Box Incandescent White 10 150 New Light String - Reel LED White 2 200 New Light String - Reel Incandescent Blue 2 400 New Light String - Reel Incandescent Multicolored 2 400 New Light String - Reel Incandescent White 500 Used Light Strings on reel Incandescent Multicolored 600 Used Light Strings on reel Incandescent Red 400 Used Light Strings on reel Incandescent White 360 Used Light Strings on reel LED Blue 4 960 per arch Lighted Arches LED White and Blue 16 200 per tree Lighted Trees Incandescent White and Multicolored 4 Used LOR Wireless Light Linkers 2 1600 per fan Marty Fan - just over 5' tall Incandescent White and Multicolored 1 2400 Used Mega Tree Lights Incandescent White and Purple 1 300 Used Merry Christmas Sign Incandescent Red 6 70 New Net Light LED White 1 Unknown Untested Plane Incandescent 2 150 per deer Small Wire Framed Deer Incandescent White Tons of misc used lights Red, White, Muticolored, Blue 1 Used USB485N Converter 1 300 Wire Framed Moose Incandescent White Light-O-Rama Light Show Listing.xlsx


  4. Wide Angle 5MM LED Lights

    Hi Group, I'm still crunching through numbers to determine the overall cost of converting my incandescent display over to LED this year. I've found some great deals on LED C7's and Rope Light. However, I'm struggling to find a ecomnical solution for smaller mini lights like the Wide Angle 5MM LED's. The best price I've seen is $10 for a package of 50 count. I need roughly 75-100 boxes of the 50 count and that comes out to a pricey figure. Does anyone know of a vendor that sells these by the spool (100', 250', 500')? Any suggestions would be welcome. Thanks! Lightman
  5. Hi Group, I'm looking for recommendations on an online vendor of LED lights. A google search turns up many but looking for one that maybe has some ties to this forum. This year, I'm planning to swap out all of my old incandescent lights for LED. So with that in mind, I'll be buying a lot of LED's. I'm looking for bulk buys like lights on spools versus boxes of lights. I need to redo all my C7 lights which consisted of three separate runs of 100' with three separate colors on each run. Also, I'll be redoing all of my 2' and 4' Christmas tree's. I'd really like to be able to buy spools of smaller LED's (500 to 1000') and cut to my own lights and do my own electrical terminations. Any suggestions would be greatly welcomed! Thanks, Lightman
  6. We are moving. Need to sell all LED's in 10 controller show. Here is a list of items with asking prices. If you want them all - Make an offer! Most all LEDs are only 1 year old as we switched from Incandescent to LED this past year. Please understand - pennies on the dollar thus, we will ship but not willing to pay for the shipping. Please note these are from different suppliers so not all C9’s, C7’s etc are the same. PLEASE look at the pictures to determine if this is what you want. This is our best estimate for each string and may not prove exact. Thank you White: mixed warm / cool / twinkling · Perfect for 16 MINI Trees: 16 sets of 3 connected strings of M5 (warm / cool mixed / twinkling.) 25bulbs on each 8' string = $6 each set (75 bulbs) or the whole package (1,200 lights with 16 plugs) for $75 · Perfect for 4 Leaping arches: 32 strings of M5 (warm / cool mixed / twinkling.) 25bulbs on 8' string = $4 each or $100 for all 32 strings · 11 connected strings of M5 (warm / cool mixed / twinkling.) 25bulbs on each 8' string = $18 for the set (275 bulbs) Purple · Perfect for 2 Jumping poles (fire sticks): 16 strings 5MM Purple LED, 25 bulbs, WHITE WIRE, 4" Spacing = $2 each line or all of them for $25 Star of Bethlehem Perfect for chasing Stars: 18" Lighted LED Star of Bethlehem - $6 each or all 12 for $50 Red 5 strings: Commercial grade C7 (50 bulbs) = $4 each 3 strings: Commercial grade C7 (25 bulbs) = $3 each 2 strings: Commercial grade (?) C9 (25 bulbs) = $3 each 3 strings mini 50 bulbs = $2 each 1 string mini 25 bulbs = $1 Green 4 strings: Commercial grade C3 (50 bulbs) = $3 each or all 4 for $8 1 string mini 50 bulbs = $2 1 string red / green mix Commercial grade C3 (50 bulbs) = $3 Blue 4 strings: Commercial grade C3 (50 bulbs) = $3 each or all 4 for $8 1 string M5 bulbs = $2 2 strings mini 50 bulbs = $2 each 1 string round 50 bulbs = $3 Gold 12 connected lines of LED Gold C9 (1 year old) - each line has 25 bulbs 12"SPC 25' GREEN WIRE = $18 13 connected lines of LED Gold C9 (1 year old) - each line has 25 bulbs 12"SPC 25' GREEN WIRE = $20 Clear 12 strings of clear C9 (25 bulbs) = $3 each Mixed 4 mixed color LED C9 lines = $2 each Red / Green Changing 50 bulbs C7 colors - 6 Unopened boxes $6 each
  7. We are having a large light sale from Pilot Mountain Christmas. We have both new and used LED and Incandescent lights of all kinds. We are selling by appointment only so if you are interested in checking out what we have call us at 336-351-2487 and leave a message with your Name and a date and time that you want to come. The address is 4236 NC 268 HWY East in Pilot Mountain, NC 27041. See pictures on our Face Book Page. https://www.facebook.com/pilot.m.christmas
  8. In a different post I saw someone post the below photo... got me thinking. Has anyone built a recent version of these? I was thinking of trying to do it with a standard string of lights and just put multiple bulbs where the instructions have 1 per can... Anyone done this and have more detailed instructions for a build plan? I just built PVC mini trees but I might aim to replace them with these because I really like the look.
  9. LED Icicles and C9 Strobes For Sale

    Hey guys, I'm converting to Pixel Lighting and have a lot of icicles that I no longer need. These icicles were purchased from Paul over at Creative Displays. I have the following for $5 per set. (Yes $5 per set... these are priced to make someone very happy) 20 Sets - Red C-6 LED icicles with 70 Lights, 3 light, 5 light and 6 light drops - about 7.5 feet long white wire. 20 Sets - Green C-6 LED icicles with 70 Lights, 3 light, 5 light and 6 light drops - about 7.5 feet long white wire. 20 Sets - Warm White C-6 LED icicles with 70 Lights, 3 light, 5 light and 6 light drops - about 7.5 feet long white wire. I have C-9 strobes for sale at $1 each (Yep.. only a dollar each) 19 LED Strobes - In boxes never used 9 led Strobes 18 standard strobes I also have 75 Snubbers for sale at $.25 each (one quarter) These are used to help LED lights fade and not flicker. Buyer pays for shipping, and I have no idea what it would cost to ship these anywhere, but I will use UPS or USPS, you pick.
  10. Household RGB light strip

    Hi, this is Anna from CA. I put a 10-ft tree in the living room. I would like to decorate it by the colorful lights. Any recommendations? I do not want to use the weary, monotonic bulbs. Thanks!! My tree last year
  11. I tried searching on google and on here as well but couldn't find this anywhere... I had the brilliant idea of putting net lights on my roof, instead of using more and more lines of C9s. My current setup : I have the roof outlined in multi-C9s along the gutter and up the sides to the "peak". (Think a U) Instead of adding more LOR channels I am concentrating on adding more lights this year and the roof was obviously an open canvas. I thought about buying more C9s and putting them on an angle, or just filling in the roof with some type line pattern. But why do that when I can put down net lights? GREAT IDEA, cool effect (at least in my head right now)... Think about the U shape, but now I am filling in the middle. I already purchased the lights (got a decent deal on 2ft X 8ft LED multi color, 150 lights) but now I am thinking about how to secure them next year. Any ideas? I was thinking a wooden frame would work to hold in place, maybe some ropes that are secured, pvc frame (lightweight but enough to hold them in place)... has anyone done this or have any ideas? If you have done it, photos of your setup could be great! I am also thinking its possible to use the C9s already in place to hold them? zip tie them together? creating a GIANT net that I can just roll out? Picture below from a few years ago but the roof is basically unchanged in terms of light layout.
  12. First Time User

    First time user here. I am trying to add LED strips to the trim (gutters) of my house. I was thinking using the LED strip lights for this?? I also wanted to be able to control each individual LED. After reading around online a bit, I like the concept with a DMX controller?? Can someone tell me what equipment I would need to accomplish this? Also maybe where the best place to buy the equipment at. I appreciate any help. Thank you.
  13. Help! I'm at my wits end!

    Hello all, I am in the middle of rewiring an old static display we have used for years. It's about a 10 foot train with 900 lights. The old lights went out after years and years of use..so I decided to put in new c6 lights to replace them. After 2 days of removing the old strands and lights I started wiring up the engine first. We had to remove each c6 light on the strand and put in the correct color to match it with the train. It took several hours just to do the back half of the engine. I thought I was careful and made sure each light was put in properly, but after getting the last light in I plugged it in..and maybe 70 of the 210 lights came on. I bought an LED light tester from amazon and had it shipped overnight. Got it today..nothing. My question is..what is the problem? Brand new strands..brand new lights literally just moved out of the order they were in and put back in different spots. It should work..but it doesn't. I've had probably the worst month of my entire 39 years on this earth this month, and this is just the icing on the cake..I want to scream, I want to cry, and I really want to throw this thing across the room! Haha. But now with as many new c6's as I've bought and the original cost of the train itself..I'm in way too deep $$$ wise to give up. Please help!
  14. My third completed project is the North Pole Lights, with 12v LEDs following the cane stripes and a 2W G4 LED to light the Polycarbonate globe.Based on what I'd learned in my 2 previous projects, together with a few online resources and available raw materials, this was a bit more of a challenge. The concrete bases for the North Poles were identical to the bases of my first Candy Cane project, the only difference being that a 75mm 3" SV BSP Female Adapter (Weld Fit type) was used instead of the 50mm type.I'm planning that these 3 lights will lead from my entrance gate to the front door - I may have to make a few more, but will see what the spacing is like when I set it all up in November.For this project I used 75mm white PVC pipe and relevant BSP PVC fittings, and the same concrete base process as my first project. The 12v LED strips were sourced from a local online store and will be powered by a dedicated 12v 10A power supply, which will also supply some other 12v projects being done.The supply list for these North Pole Lights was as follows: 3m of 75mm PVC plumbing pipe (for the pole sections - mine were each 900mm in length; how can have any length you choose though) 3x 75mm PVC Single Socket fittings (solvent weld fit on one end and rubber ring push fit on the other - see pics) 3x 6" polycarbonate globe fittings (you can also use the 8" fittings if you want a larger globe on the pole top) 3x light fittings that will fit the rubber ring push-fit end of the PVC single socket fitting (3" inset LED lights and some garden-spike lights could also fit) 3x 75mm 3" SV BSP Female Adapter Weld Fit type - for the concrete base stands section Jigsaw/hacksaw to cut the PVC pipe Sandpaper - 300 grit/fine Rustoleum Red, White and Clear spray paint for plastic (the kind that doesn't need plastic primer) Blue painter's tape (not masking tape as it's not flexible enough) Clear silicone sealant The supply list for the concrete base is identical to my smaller candy cane bases, as follows: 3x suitable shaped plastic bowls for the mold - I used a cheap clear plastic 2.5 liter bowls (base diameter of about 22cm's) that had a nice double outer ridge pattern - you can use any type/pattern though Concrete mix with 6mm-9mm stone - I used 6mm and found it ideal Styrofoam for the stand inner (temporary) Silicone to hold the PVC stand piece to the bowl mold (any tubed silicone will do, colour does not matter) 4mm-6mm wire for the concrete reinforcement ring an offcut length of thinnish wooden dowel (6mm-8mm), for tamping the concrete in the mold to get a smooth finish all round - although you could use a pencil, chopstick, etc Concrete/cement primer Polyurethane paint (water based is easier) for the finish Paint brush(es) 4x round rubber stick-on feet for the bottom of the base - I used ones that are 3cm diameter and 5mm thick The concrete base - I suggest starting with the bases first, as they have to dry for 2-3 days then cure for 20-odd days before you can prime/paint/finish them. Prepare your molds by washing with warm soapy water - add a little dish-washing liquid to warm water and wash the inside of the bowl thoroughly - dry with a micro-fibre cloth and place on a good flat surface. Using the non-threaded side of the 75mm 3" SV BSP Female Adapter as a guide, cut 3 "plugs" from a styrofoam block, so that they fit very snuggly into each of the smooth ends of the 75mm adapters. Make sure there is no styrofoam protruding beyond the top plastic section of the adapter - this side will be glued with the silicone to the bowl molds, leaving a clear/clean 75mm socket section once removed from the concrete mold - the pole section will then slide into this later when assembling. Next find the absolute center of the bowl mold and using the silicone, glue the styrofoam-plugged end of the adapter to the bottom of the bowl - use a good blob of silicone in the center of the styrofoam, which seems enough to stick it properly when pressed down. As the bowl is effectively an inverted mold, once the concrete is poured, set, removed from the mold and inverted, the adapter section will be encased in concrete; once when removed from the bowl the styrofoam plug can then be easily removed, leaving a nice clean 75mm pipe slot fitting to hold the main candy cane pole. You will have to repeat this 3 times for the 3 poles. Leave the silicone to dry overnight, so the adapter/styrofoam is stuck properly to the bowl. (the silicone/styrofoam will easily be removed later) While waiting for the silicone to dry, you can make up the 3 concrete reinforcement rings (1 for each base) using the 4/6mm wire; Cut enough wire so that you can make a circle from the wire length that will sit equidistant from the middle PVC adapter and the sides of the bowl - this will assist with strengthening the concrete base - I made 180 degree loops at each end and coupled them together - think of locking your 2 forefingers together in a link fashion You're now ready to mix and pour the concrete mix - I won't go into the mix ratios, etc - there are plenty of guides out there on the web - I used a higher-strength mix just to be safe. Alternatively use Quick Crete or similar if available in your country. I suggest preparing enough concrete mix to complete the 3 molds you need to fill (personal choice); you can however mix up each separately if you wish. With each of the plastic bowl molds on a sturdy flat/level surface, start pouring the concrete carefully into the mold, until the bowl is approx. half full form the top - this is where you will add the reinforcement wire ring - I suggest tamping out all of the air-pockets at this stage, add the wire ring then continue adding the concrete until it reaches the top of the bowl lip. Again carefully tamp out as much air as possible; TIP: one reason I bought the clear plastic bowl mold was so that I could see if there were any air bubbles left on the bowl sides - use the dowel stick or pencil to tamp out all these air bubbles - the smoother the finish of the concrete against the plastic the easier it is to finish it off later! Cover the filled molds with plastic sheet to minimise quick evaporation, and leave for 2-3 days - I misted the molds with a bottle water spray every 6-12 hours or so to ensure the concrete set correctly. After 2-3 days you should be able to remove the set concrete from the molds - I suggest using a scrap piece of plywood/MDF to make this process easier - place the board over the top of the bowl and hold tightly together, then flip the bowl over and the concrete based should literally drop out onto the board - Important: try not to touch the edges of the concrete base at this stage as they may crumble/crack - if you need to handle/move the freshly formed base, use your fingers/hands with the smooth top section of the concrete - I placed my bases on an upturned bowl to allow full curing for 20-odd days. Once cured (completely dry), carefully drill a 8mm-10mm hole through the center of the base - this let's out any water that may get in whilst in use...and is also used to route the wiring. It's now time to smooth the edges off around the bottom base, prime and paint - always follow the paint manufacturer's instructions for drying times, re-coat times, etc. I did 2 coats of primer and 4 coats of red polyurethane paint for the final finish. Once the paint has properly dried, 2-3 days, finish off the concrete base stands by placing the 4 or more round rubber stick-on feet underneath the base at quarter intervals - these also make it easier to lift the base when moving it around and prevent chipping of the base bottom/sides! And now the North Poles: Cut the 75mm PVC pipe into 3x 900mm lengths (you can use any length you wish though) Lightly sand the outer PVC pipe sections to remove burrs, bumps and the like. Wash all sections with soapy warm water to remove the dirt. Dry with a micro-fiber cloth and let dry out thoroughly before painting. TIP: use latex gloves from this point onward to keep the white PVC clean. Dry fit the Single Socket to the pipe lengths to ensure they fit and are tight - there is no need to glue these together as the tight fit will not allow water to penetrate. Once you're happy with the dry fitting, remove the Single Socket fittings - it's time to mark the candy stripes with the painter's tape - I used a 45 degree angle for the pole stripes. Also tape off the main pole end, approx, 1" - this will allow the PVC pipe to slide into the concrete base section with ease; if you paint this section it will probably not fit properly and you'll end up having to sand it back... Once wrapped, spray the red paint, thin coats, 2-3 re-coats depending on your spray paint coverage; remove the painter's tape about 10-15 minutes after the final spray coat. Once the red is thoroughly dry, mask off the red painted section with painter's tape, then spray the the white using 2-3 thin coats; remove the painter's tape about 10-15 minutes after the final spray coat. You can skip this step if you're happy with the raw matt white PVC plastic finish - I wanted a glossy finish, so decided to paint the white too! Some people spray the whole cane white, then do the red - although my process is more finicky and time-consuming, it uses less paint and the final finish is great. Once the white is thoroughly dry, spray with the final clear coat - 1-2 thin coats. Allow to dry for 2-3 days. To make the top light fittings: Carefully remove the rubber ring end cover - this should pop-off rather easily - remove the rubber ring; this will be used later when re-fitting. Spray paint the main body of the Single Socket either red or white and let it dry thoroughly - I did mine red TIP: mask off the section that the push-on cover goes onto - makes it easier to pop-on and pop-off. I spay painted the pop-off cover white to match the polycarbonate globe fitting - these will be joined together eventually. Also let it dry thoroughly. The polycarbonate globe fittings had scew-on threads, which I needed to remove - this was done with a Dremel cutter - see pictures - I sanded smooth the base to ensure it would fit to the pop-off white cover. Using a decent glue suitable for plastic/poly, glue the pop-off white cover to the polycarbonate fitting - see pictures. Let dry. I had a new unused set of 5 halogen 12v garden spike lights that I found in the garage, and decided to use these for the pole lights - the body of the spike lights fitted perfectly into the 75mm Single Socket end, where the pop-off white cover, rubber ring and poly globe could be pushed together to create a water tight seal - it's also easy to pop-off the cover to change the bulb when needed - the beauty of the garden lights was that they also come with color filters, so I can add those easily if I want different colour top lights at any stage. The halogen globes were changed to White G4 2W 12v LEDs. The feeder wire from the light fitting was long enough to reach the base of the main pole, so hooking up the power was also easy. Push the top light section, main pole and base together and test that the light works properly. Now all you need to do is hook up the wiring to the power source when setting up - I'll be stringing these in parallel along my pathway. To fit the LED red/white stripes I used lengths of self-stick red and white weatherproof LED strips, powered by 12v (purchased a separate 12v 10A transformer as it will power some other of my decorations ) It's as simple as measuring the length of LED strip you need and cut to length - use a piece of spare nylon line to get the wrapped length accurate. TIP: remember to check your specific LED strip to see where the standard cut marks are. Starting from the top of the pole just under the start of the top socket line, stick the non-connection end of the LED strip and continue sticking the strips around the center of each coloured paint stripe on the pole, ending about 1" from the bottom of the pole. Do this carefully as the self-stick can pull the spray paint off if you're not careful. I drilled 2 holes approx. the width of the LED strip (4mm), about 1" from the bottom mark after the pole is slotted into the concrete base, in the center of each of the red and white coloured stripes. Feed the connecting ends of the LED strip through the drilled holes and connect together. Depending how you connect your LED's will depend on how you route the power - I'll be running the 12v power into the base of the pole and connect up using push connectors - this makes it much easy to connect, remove and store. Here's some pictures of the process, with the final LED strips being fitted: If you need more pictures or information on the steps let me know.You can make these as big/small/short/tall as you want - I've seen some with larger top lights and wider diameter PVC - the trick is finding a suitable light fitting!My next thread will my scratch-built collapsible 8' Solar LED Medi-Tree with Portable Hole...
  15. Help with LED brightness

    I'm new at the serious light display 2 yrs ago we replaced our mini incandescent white lights (roof & eve lines) for LED They aren't nearly as bright as the incandescent. It almost looks like the house is in a fog, if that makes sense. Is there a BRIGHT LED that will be just as bright as the regular light??? I'm looking for a picture of our house with last year's lights and can't find it Thanks for being such a great group!!
  16. Help, I am working on finishing up my display for this year, however, I can't find the receipt for where I purchased the following. Can anyone out there help me. This is what I need to get asap! 4 strings white or green wire t5 frosted cool or warm white led 10 bulbs 4 strings white or green wire t5 or frosted cool or warm white led 20-25 bulbs 3 strings white or green wire t5 or frosted cool or warm white led 35 bulbs. Would prefer if the wire was green but if it is white I can cover it over with liquid electrical tape. In the Mean time I will keep trying to find the receipt. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Mike's Creation
  17. Quality RGB Controller?

    Hello, Does anyone know of a quality SPI Controller? Currently i use the WF300 but it doesn't really have the color combinations to fit the US market or at least my preferences! I am running some 5v RGB Strip TM1809 SPI Protocol Thanks! ddille
  18. We have tens of thousands of used, non-functional, LED Christmas light strings for sale that can be repaired and reused. Typically, this takes about 5 minutes of your time and a cheap repair tool that can be purchased online. These light strands retail from $15-$25 each. These are available for $1 each strand. CALL SHADRACK PRODUCTIONS FOR MORE INFO AT 423-652-0120. If you prefer certain styles or colors please contact us and we'll try to work something out. Sorting through this pile is not an easy task, as you can imagine by the pictures. Also, if you prefer to buy in large quantities, please contact us and we will attempt to make some kind of deal for you. Most of the repairs will consist of one or more of the LED lights themselves needing to be replaced. Some repairs will be as easy as replacing the fuses in the plug or reconnecting a broken wire. These are light strands that have been used outdoors in our displays and have failed for one reason or another. For the sake of expediency, we simply throw them in a pile and replace them with new strands. Various styles, types and colors. All are 110V and utilize standard north American type plugs. Don't forget to contact us and ask about bulk deals in higher volume! Buy more - Save More! CONTACT US FOR SHIPPING QUOTES TO YOU PRIOR TO BUYING! WE CAN SHIP.
  19. LED single color strings?

    I'm looking to replace all the incandescent minis on my Ztree with LED strings. Currently I have 160, 100 light count strings on it in 5 different colors. Can anyone recommend a vendor, big or small, that has LED strings in single colors (blue, green, red, white and pink or purple) that are waterproof, dimmable and NOT "8 mode" strings with a built in controller? If I can't get them at a decent price I think I'll be forced to replace with incandescent minis again at $2-$3 a string...
  20. FS Madrix NEO

    Hi everyone! So if you were at expo, you saw that A Madrix Neo was one of the door prizes. I was fortunate enough to receive said prize! Unfortunately, the display I am a part of has no use for the Neo, So I figured one of you might. I am looking for $400 OBO, and am willing to ship throughout the continental US. As much as I would love to keep the Neo, and Madrix software for myself, I know someone else would be better off, and I would rather have rent money. Thanks so much!
  21. HLE Tax Season Sale

    Greetings Currently we are running our "Tax Season" sale. It works just like our pre order sale except that prices are a little higher. This pricing will be in effect until April 15th. We do have a solid inventory of lights on hand now if you have an immediate need. http://www.holiday-light-express.com/in_stock_lights.php Also, our first container of strand lights is about 3 weeks from delivery!
  22. Fixing string of led lights

    I have 2 strings of lights from Walmart that I can't figure out how to fix. They are 225 ct multi color minis. One section prob 30 or 40 lights is out but when I looked more closely they are actually very very dim. I have to cup my hand around to see the light. I have checked and replaced all lights and wires but cant seem to find the issue. I have never seen this issue before where they are still technically on. Anyone have any suggestions
  23. WHite Birch LED trees

    I am looking for LED birch trees for outdoors where you can replace the bulbs. The trees you can't replace the bulbs I heard have issues.
  24. HLE Pre order sale 2016

    It is almost time to kick off our 2016 pre order sale! We will start the sale tomorrow Dec. 15th! As in past years, we will be offering all items in stock at a discount as well as allowing folks to pre order whatever they need for 2016. The sale will run through the end of February. We expect to ship all orders by the end of July if not sooner. Orders over $1000 will ship for free You may put down a 50% deposit or pay in full for an additional 2% discount. We will not split up shipments, so if there are items in stock that you want to ship now, you need to have them on a single order with nothing that is a pre order. As in the past, the sale is run through our website, so you can shop and order 24 hours a day at http://www.holiday-light-express.com/ As always if you have any questions, or have suggestions on items to carry, fell free to post here, PM me, email..etc I hope everyone's displays are running well this year!
  25. This is my display this year. I want to animate it next year. My budget will be about 500 to 700. I already have acquired 30 extension cords in addition to the ones I'm using. I know I want it playing over the radio not speakers. Please give me some ideas on how many channels and what would look good blinking. On a side note my wife is not a fan of the blinking so it can't be overwhelming.