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Old 11-08-2010, 08:13 PM   #11
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Would help if we knew something about the "application" your wanting.Ever been here?
http://www.superbrightleds.com/cgi-b...Fled_prods.htm
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The idea is to create LED lighting for the car, in a manner that can not be done with an LED replacement bulb in the stock reflector. I want uniform coverage, and increased visibility, striking a balance between safety and aesthetics. Most of what I will likely be doing will involve building my own lights using LED bulbs and wafer boards, and LED strips when I can get away with it. I also plan on putting in DRL'*, in a manner that can only be done with the Buick front end.
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I do not think you can increase visibility that much over stock lighting to make your project worth the time and effort.

However if you are going to illumniate a reflector that is a different ball game and a neat mod.

Putting lights in places that do not have lights is also nice mods.
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I wish I had an extra set of tail lights to play with
I'd love to take the GXP tails apart and see what I can do for an LED project
More like add led strips on the reflectors, this way they are bright for sure... I dunno I know I'm crazy but just an idea
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I wish I had an extra set of tail lights to play with
I'd love to take the GXP tails apart and see what I can do for an LED project
More like add led strips on the reflectors, this way they are bright for sure... I dunno I know I'm crazy but just an idea
It has been done and you are not crazy.
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It has been done and you are not crazy.
was it on this forum?
any pics?
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i got them in today, they are bright *****
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How bright in comparison to something recognizable? How much heat do they put out?
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brightest LEDs ive personally seen (ive seen ALOT of LEDs believe me lol)
they do heat sync gets very hot in less than 5 minutes, kinda odd for LEDs
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