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Holiday Lighting Pictures #58507
11/12/05 08:39 AM
11/12/05 08:39 AM
electure  Offline
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Fullerton, CA USA
We'd like to get a thread going with some pictures of Holiday Lighting that we run across.
I know we all see some real nice displays this time of year.
Text with how they were done, or any special "twists" would also be welcome.

How about it? What better place than ECN for a collection like this?

Please email any to me at
electure@sbcglobal.net
and I'll put them up, or you can send them to
webmaster@electrical-contractor.net

Thanks [Linked Image]


[This message has been edited by electure (edited 11-12-2005).]

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Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58508
11/21/05 11:32 PM
11/21/05 11:32 PM
electure  Offline
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Fullerton, CA USA
dougwells found this, it's way cool [Linked Image]

Unfortunately, it will probably only work with high speed internet connections and Windows Media Player


Click here

[This message has been edited by electure (edited 11-21-2005).]

Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58509
11/22/05 02:35 AM
11/22/05 02:35 AM
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e57  Offline
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S.F.,CA USA
That was out of control! I had to re-start after I got up off the floor. [Linked Image]

[This message has been edited by electure (edited 11-22-2005).]


Mark Heller
"Well - I oughta....." -Jackie Gleason
Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58510
11/22/05 02:53 AM
11/22/05 02:53 AM
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Cow  Offline
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Hermiston, OR
Holy Crap is right. That house would definitely make the evening news. Very cool.

Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58511
11/22/05 03:49 AM
11/22/05 03:49 AM
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e57  Offline
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S.F.,CA USA
I played it again... It has music!


Mark Heller
"Well - I oughta....." -Jackie Gleason
Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58512
11/22/05 11:53 AM
11/22/05 11:53 AM
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mamills  Offline
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Posts: 745
Wharton, Texas, USA
WOW!!
Watching that display almost sent me into a seizure [Linked Image].

It would be interesting to see what kind of control system they use.

I'm afraid that a lot of people will probably scale down outdoor decorating this year because of the increase in POCO rates.

Mike (mamills)

[This message has been edited by mamills (edited 11-22-2005).]

Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58513
11/22/05 12:18 PM
11/22/05 12:18 PM
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That was way cool!! although I can only imagine the myraid of extension cords that house is draped in right now [Linked Image]

As Mike said, I'm curious as well as to what they're using for lighting controls to pull that off.... I'm not sure what would be used for something on that large of scale

Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58514
11/22/05 01:08 PM
11/22/05 01:08 PM
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Wharton, Texas, USA
I wouldn't be a bit surprised if there was a computer involved somehow.

Randy's right...the wiring must really be something!

Mike (mamills)

Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58515
11/22/05 03:05 PM
11/22/05 03:05 PM
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Out Of Phase  Offline
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Wiltshire, England
Its a wee bit early isn't it [Linked Image]?
I will get you some of mine up when it switches on in early Decemeber, I've already used 500m of cable connecting it all up.

Re: Holiday Lighting Pictures #58516
11/22/05 03:17 PM
11/22/05 03:17 PM
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Out Of Phase  Offline
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Wiltshire, England
That house is truly spectacular, that has to be computer controlled, can we get some more information on this? I would love to send my admiration to the creator, that is unbelievable.

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