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Their sales in the past have been late Feb-early March.........Make sure the first thing you do when you move in is hook up U'r computer and login to PC nothing else :lol:

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well last year i try to get into the sale and by the time i get home from work it was sold out i was so piss off that i went DIY and save even more $$

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Anyone know about when LOR is going to have it's February sale? I'm in the process of moving, and I'm afraid I'm going to miss it...

I've been told that the thing to do is to pre-register with LOR including CC info so that you can make your purchases fast. Otherwise, some other PC members, like B_Regal78, will swoop in and take what you wanted to buy. I've never purchased in the Feb sale, but am just sharing what I've heard.

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Anyone know about when LOR is going to have it's February sale? I'm in the process of moving, and I'm afraid I'm going to miss it...

The best thing you can do is go to LOR website, and register your email with them. Once you do that, they will email you about a week in advance when the sale is going to be and what is going to be on sale. Thats how I got started, and it worked out great! I was ready right at the time the sale started and got what I needed.

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As of today, if you check the LOR website they have put up a preview page of the items that will be up for sale.

No date released yet, but it will get your lips wet !!!!

WELL THERES NO POINT IN KEEPING IT TO YOURSELF.. MY THE FASTEST CLICKER WIN !!!!!

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I'm poised and ready go - what out....

Did you use all those channels you bought last year? How many channels do you have right now & how many channels are you planning to buy this year?

By the way, do you have any videos of your display for the 2010 season? If so, please post a link so I can view your videos.

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I bought my first controllers during the sale last year and for us newbies, just a few suggestions:

1. Be ready before 10 with your computer, credit card and shopping list. Keep refreshing the page until the sale starts.

2. Estimate your cost - they have a $1500 limit this year.

3. Get in and get to the checkout FAST! Don't think that because you hit checkout you have it. Inventory changes when checkout is complete so no pausing during that process.

4. Avoid consolidating orders. What I mean is to skip those things at the store but not on sale, such as the LOR software license. You can add that later.

5. The CTB16PC-COMPLETE will sell out fast and so will the Cosmic Color Ribbons.

The had an order per second during the sale last year. Good luck. I love my controllers and hope to add my 4th during the sale - fingers crossed.

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Wanted to try this sale but bought a boatload of lights with the CDI presale. Might have to wait till the july sale for stuff.I got 32 channels last july & didn't get to use them so no big deal if I don't get any this year.

Good Luck to all!!!!!!

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Did you use all those channels you bought last year? How many channels do you have right now & how many channels are you planning to buy this year?

By the way, do you have any videos of your display for the 2010 season? If so, please post a link so I can view your videos.

That made me laugh out loud! B_Regal78's display is the best kept secrect in the North East.

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Last year I bought a LOR1602W during the sale. I want to save a little money and saw the CTB16PC was cheaper. Can this be used with the LOR1602W as a secondary unit? I also saw it does not come with a "Unit ID"- I have no idea what that means!! Thanks for the help in advance.

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Last year I bought a LOR1602W during the sale. I want to save a little money and saw the CTB16PC was cheaper. Can this be used with the LOR1602W as a secondary unit? I also saw it does not come with a "Unit ID"- I have no idea what that means!! Thanks for the help in advance.

Yes you can use them together. That's not a problem at all.

The "unit ID" just means it doesn't have the dials built on the board that you turn to set your channel ID. You have to plug it into your computer and open the LOR Hardware Utility. Then you do a search for connected Units. It will locate the one you have connected and display it's settings. If it's brand new it will be set as unit #1. Then you can simply change the unit # to what ever you want using the hardware utility while connected to it. Do this with only one connected at a time though.

Does that make sense? I hope so.

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Yes you can use them together. That's not a problem at all.

The "unit ID" just means it doesn't have the dials built on the board that you turn to set your channel ID. You have to plug it into your computer and open the LOR Hardware Utility. Then you do a search for connected Units. It will locate the one you have connected and display it's settings. If it's brand new it will be set as unit #1. Then you can simply change the unit # to what ever you want using the hardware utility while connected to it. Do this with only one connected at a time though.

Does that make sense? I hope so.

Thanks!!!

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Since the sale is so late this year, my wife spent most of my budget already. Hope to get one PC unit now and one in the summer sale to get up to 48 channels. It is all I can do to program that many. I don't know how you guys with 96 or more do it.

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Since the sale is so late this year, my wife spent most of my budget already. Hope to get one PC unit now and one in the summer sale to get up to 48 channels. It is all I can do to program that many. I don't know how you guys with 96 or more do it.

and then there are those who have 200, 300 or more! Most of us are bald or balding! Hey after the first 100 it gets easier. you will learn with time. I'm adding 4 more controllers but most of it will be to make the mega tree 128 channels and to put the controllers closer to the other parts of the display to cut down the lengths of cords used.

But I still have ALL my hair!

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