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Tim_L

Wanted!!!! Rite Time Boxes

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Good Luck, I'm beginning to think these boxes just an urban legend

Well I have one of these "urban legends" sitting right aside of me right now as I type this :) Mine has a CTB16D inside and is definitely NOT for sale though ;)

-Tim

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Do any of you have a picture of this box? I don't know what your looking for.

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Do any of you have a picture of this box? I don't know what your looking for.

The RiteTime boxes were originally marketed as Sprinkler timer enclosures and were clearanced by Home Depot during the Fall / Winter of 2004 down to various price points in the $8, $4, $2, and finally $1 range before being sold or discarded. They were commonly sold 4 to a case.

I acquired quantitiy of the enclosures, traded / sold a few at PLUS 2005, and still use them today in my display for LOR controllers.

While I still have some unused ones - like Tim, I do not have any for sale at the moment.

Jeff

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I'm looking for an enclosure to put my DC LOR cards with PC power supplies. These look like they would work well. Is there anything out there similar to these?

Thanks Jeff

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Guest Scot Meyers

got HD and take a look ath the orbitz sprinkler enclosure box there wor well with ctb-16d boards I have 3 .

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This is Top secret so don't tell anybody HomeTech

http://www.hometech.com/techwire/boxes.html#GC-11CTEGYS

sorry bout the messy link, Im still getting use to the New forum.

Those look great! I really like the metal boxes. They look like just the ticket for upgrading the amperage.

Thanks, Ray!

-Steve

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Guest Jeff_Womack

Well I have one of these "urban legends" sitting right aside of me right now as I type this :) Mine has a CTB16D inside and is definitely NOT for sale though ;)

-Tim

Good Luck, I'm beginning to think these boxes just an urban legend

Some of us have been around here long enough to remember the precurser to the RiteTime boxes, the old PrimeStar boxes from MECI! I still have some of both. At less than $10 per box, they were bargains for sure!

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Some of us have been around here long enough to remember the precurser to the RiteTime boxes, the old PrimeStar boxes from MECI! I still have some of both. At less than $10 per box, they were bargains for sure!

That's exactly what most of my controllers live in. The two Rite-Time-controller boxes I have came to me second-hand...

-Tim

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Some of us have been around here long enough to remember the precurser to the RiteTime boxes, the old PrimeStar boxes from MECI! I still have some of both. At less than $10 per box, they were bargains for sure!

I remember the good ol days, I wished I would have bought more at the time.

http://forums.planetchristmas.com/showthread.php?t=5966

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Yep Yourbroadbandstore is the place.

Order 5 or more and get a good discount. I have ordered from these guys before.

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These are the same ones I used and they work well, however you need to use a Dremel and cut down some of the original mounting hubs as they interfere with mounting your control board correctly. I also siliconed my wire entrances since these didn't really have a good method of sealing the openings.

Tony

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Yep Yourbroadbandstore is the place.

Order 5 or more and get a good discount. I have ordered from these guys before.

Howdy,

Can anyone comment on what the smallest size box from here that will fit a CTB-16pc board in it comfortably? Also I'll need one for the 16-channel DC board, but maybe I'll put that in a larger storage tote with the related power supplies...

Kevin, since I'll be the proud owner of a DC board thanks to the LOR sale, you can expect an LED spot order for me in the near future, assuming you still have them to sell ;)

-Tim

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Want to hear a sad story.

At the company I used to work several years ago we were preforming the annual inventory /spring clean up and I found about 50 of the boxes that are used for your controllers.

They were from a discontinued product that was no longer made , so in the trash they went.

It kills me when I think about that today,but you just can't keep everything that could have a possible after life.

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Howdy,

Can anyone comment on what the smallest size box from here that will fit a CTB-16pc board in it comfortably? Also I'll need one for the 16-channel DC board, but maybe I'll put that in a larger storage tote with the related power supplies...

Kevin, since I'll be the proud owner of a DC board thanks to the LOR sale, you can expect an LED spot order for me in the near future, assuming you still have them to sell ;)

-Tim

The PC controller is roughly 7" X 7" X 2" with heat sinks so

you could use the KG1000 (9X9X3) but I prefer a little more

room so I would use the KG1500 (12.25X12X5.25).

Tim,

I have bunches of MR16 LED's in stock now so no worries.

Kevin

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Hey - if anybody can get me a new or used Light Flurries projector I will gladly trade some Rite Time boxes. I've got a couple of cases of them stashed in my garage. Send me a message if interested.

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