LED help?
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LED help?

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So I salvaged this from a moon stone figure. I know almost nothing about LED's but want to learn them. Any help getting the two parts in the back out of can I just cut the wires?

Posted by Automatauntaun
on Wednesday, August 31, 2011
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RedRebelCustoms -
Monday, September 12, 2011
I forgot to mention, the first site link also sells pre assembled kits really cheap. So all you would need to do is make the holes where you want to install them, solder two wires, and heat the shrink tubing. Pop the battery in and you're done. Model train enthusiasts are sorta the authority on small LED applications.
Automatauntaun -
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
I've been working on that too!
RedRebelCustoms -
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
No problem bro! I have tons of links saved for just about anything.
Automatauntaun -
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
thanks RED!
RedRebelCustoms -
Sunday, September 4, 2011
http://www.modeltrainsoftware.com/jjtrains.html This site has a tone of LED and sound module info.
http://www.starshipmodeler.com/tech/cj_xmas.htm This site tells you where to find/ harvest LED's and how to remove and test them as well as using them in models.
http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDs-for-Beginners/ This is a basic guide to wiring LED's
http://youtube.com/#/watch?desktop_uri= ... mUVg&gl=US This one's a video and this guy has links to other LED projects.
http://www.daycounter.com/Calculators/L ... ator.phtml Here's a calculator when your just not sure.
http://www.ladyada.net/learn/el-wire/ A great tutorial with lots of pics for EL wiring.
http://m.howcast.com/videos/265347-How- ... on-Figures A very simple LED lit action figure how to video.
http://www.angelfire.com/mech/jinsaotom ... Guide.html Jin has a great tutorial using Ironman on how to add LED's.
http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/radicons- ... ights.html this guy put led's on a T-Former he reshelled as Speed Racers car.
http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnet- ... d-Led-Pen/ This concept can be applied to areas of a figure where there is no room for a switch or you just don't want it showing.
http://led.linear1.org/led.wiz An awesome LED Calculator and customizable wiring diagrams
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