Vixen DIYC

"Waterville, New York's only Computer Controller Christmas Light display"


Behind The Scenes:

A lot of people ask me what it takes to make this all happen so I have put together this page to show what it takes whether you are here for curiosity or want to start your own computer controlled animated Christmas light show.

Current hardware:
*Barebone PC:
    - Windows Server 2008
    - Running Vixen Lights
*3- Rennard SS16
*1- Rennard SS24
*1- 8 Channel basic parallel port relay board

This is a picture of a Rennard SS16 Controller built without a heatsink:
Rennard SS16