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Hello, I am looking for a wire frame that I saw in Gatlinburg TN

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Hello, my name is Byron, Me and my family was up in Gatlinburg back at Thanksgiving, and we saw a wire frame that my wife just fell in love with and I was wondering if anyone knows where I could find it? This is the first time to post so I am going to try to put a picture on here. I also looked at the vendors page but didnt see it. Thanks2010_1127AmyDoss0054.jpg

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Let me try this again![ATTACH=CONFIG]40675[/ATTACH]

Don't quote me on this, but that looks to be a "commercialized item", I'll have to check again, but I think that same wire frame may be located in a park in my area that they deck out for Christmas every year. I'll be out and about today (Monday 12/13), so will try and stop by there and see if it is the same one, or if not an exact match, may be able to find out who made it and where to buy it from the folks that work in the park that help set all this up. If I can find out anything I'll let you know.

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I tried all the vendors that was listed here on the website but didnt see one like this. I even tried Dixie Decorations that is on the other side of town, and I also did a search on the computer. Does anyone know of someone I can contact in Gatlinburg, and maybe they can tell me who made it? Thanks

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Almost all of the giant frames you see in Gatlinburg (and most other cities) are custom made. It kinda makes sense if you think about it. Cities want to be unique and the size of the frames mean they're hand built and not sitting in quantity on a shelf in a warehouse.

Building the frames does take a welder with talent. Really big frames might require a structural engineer just to make sure it doesn't collapse. If you can provide a scaled drawing of exactly what you want, getting it fabricated can usually be done locally. As for getting the lights attached... well, get ready to do that yourself or contact one of the pro Christmas fabricators. It's certainly not hard but it does take time.

Large frames are lit with C7 LEDs. Why? Low current draw and you don't need to be a rocket scientist to figure out how to replace a bad bulb.

Bottom line: your imagination is your only limitation.

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