Custom Candy Cane Arch Setup in Nutcracker V4

A question was asked in a FaceBook group of how to setup this candy cane arch.  Jo did not want the last 3 pixels of the cane showing when she rendered effects.  This video shows how you can re-create the same model in your own display. Also, this exact Excel file is available here for […]

Insert Photos for Model Templates in Nutcracker using Excel 2007

Found some great items at the 2015 Christmas Expo.  This video shows how to add a candy cane into the Nutcracker models.  It can also be used for creating models in the Light O Rama pixel editor.  For more information from James see the link below: http://boscoyostudio.com/products/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=2

Setting up Dual Models in Nutcracker V4

This video shows how to use two separate models in Nutcracker  V4 to create different effects over the same channels.  I created dual models for my window frames, spinners, and wreath just to create some cool effects for my Independence Day display.    

Nutcracker V4 Setup and Add Effects to Dumb and Smart RGB Display Elements

This video shows how to setup an new nutcracker sequence from the beginning.  This was an email question I received from Philip.  He was having trouble rendering effects on his RGB modules.  This video goes through basic model (dumb and pixel) building in Nutcracker. You will learn how to set timing marks.  Also, you will […]

Building Custom Models in Nutcracker Using FREE Spread Sheets OR Excel

Here is a tutorial on how to create models in XLights Nutcracker.  I’m setting up my GECE RGB Pixel wreath using 63 pixels.  I also show how to use the spread sheet to copy and past pixel data into Nutcracker.  I show how I’ve built my custom model in Nutcracker and have a way to […]

Par 38 Stellar Labs 555 11411 RGB Flood Light

I found this RGB flood light on MCM’s website. I receive their email specials and this items was listed for $30 with $5 shipping. I was able to get the flood light to be controlled by both X-Lights/Nutcracker, and Light o Rama S3 software. Pretty happy with the results. This is very bright and I […]