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Peanuts Silhouettes

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For the 2016 season, we've added a few of the Peanuts silhouettes to the light show. Many are asking where they can purchase them at. They are 100% customized. But! You can get them made if you act before orders are cut off for the season.

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Vertical Pixel Matrix

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Click To EnlargeA new addition to the 2015 display will be a Vertical Smart Pixel Matrix.

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Heat Issues & Power Supply Venting

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Since a lot of us are turning to more pixel related displays, one thing that comes to mind, power supplies and lots of them.  With those power supplies, they have a tendency to heat up when a heavy load is placed on them or venting in inadequate.

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Smart Technology And Our Show

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2013 DisplayLooking to move into Smart Glossary Link LED technology?  We share the elements and other notable fixtures in our show and how to assemble them.

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Power Supply Venting

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PixelsAfter expanding to include Glossary Link RGB pixels this year, we are having many hurdles to cross.  Examples of those hurdles are finding software to run the Glossary Link sequence files, pixels, power supplies, enclosures, and the list goes on.

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Mini Trees - Quick And Simple Way

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Click To EnlargeAre you looking for those mini trees that are quick, easy, and look good?  I have an answer for you.

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DMX Bridge-Switch Combo Enclosure

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Click To EnlargeI wanted to have a place where our RPM Glossary Link DMX bridge and ethernet switch would be housed all together.  

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Ornament Tree

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After seeing a couple of different styles of ornament trees in the decorating world, I decided to take a different route from others.  This is our "How To" on an Ornament Tree.

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Vampire Plugs, Future Uncertain?

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Many decorators have been using Vampire Plugs in their display for many years.  In fact, they have saved a considerable amount of money in custom extension cords rather than buying pre-made ones from a store.  Finding cheap zip or lamp cord and attaching plugs have been very cost effective.

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Arch/Fire Stick/Starburst Combo Package

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Click To EnlargeSome have arches, others have fire sticks (Bellagio Fountains), and a few with starbursts.  I decided to combine all of them into one package.  

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Backup Plan - Have One?

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Lights OutI'm setting up a hypothetical situation in case disaster strikes your light show.  What would you do if one or more of following occurred...

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Recommended Vendors

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Here's our list of recommended vendors in the decorating world.  Keep in mind, these are only the ones High Country Lights have purchased products/services from. If they aren't on the list, that means one of two things.  I have not purchased from them or their service is unacceptable.

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A World Full Of LED Pixels - Part 2

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If the Do It Yourself world of pixels have your brain scrambled like an egg, maybe a plug-n-play solution will work best.

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A World Full Of LED Pixels - Part 1

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Since the world of Glossary Link LED Pixel lighting bug has bitten the Christmas decorating community, many have Glossary Link jump head-first into this spectacular feature.

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Repairing LED's

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As decorators move into the Glossary Link LED world, sometimes repairing them are nearly impossible. 

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Live Web Streaming

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CameraA "How To" guide to Live Web Streaming your light show online.

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Strobe Light Comparison

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Looking to add strobe lights to your display?  Here's a comparison of ones used in the hobby.

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Mega Trees - High Country Lights Style

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Since I've had several to inquire about my mega trees, here's a "how-to" HCL style.

Remember, there's no wrong way but make sure your support is strong enough for all of those lights.

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Making Your Strobe Lights Reflective

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Here's a quick and easy way to make your strobe lights reflective. 

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Control Your Show - Wireless!

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Looking for an awesome way to control your show wirelessly?  Well... wait no longer!

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