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Old 01-15-2006, 06:53 PM   #1
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yes I dont feel like re making my post so I am going to copy what I posted on a different forum.

Yes I happend to have both on hand and told my friend to come over and take some pictures for me.

First lets start with stats.
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Red 20Ma / 8000mcd / 2.6max voltage / 30deg. Viewing angle / 628wavelength (nm)

running at 2.1 volts (used supplied resistor to reduce from 12 volts)

Superflux HPWT MD00 F4000
red 70ma / 3lumen / 70deg viewing angle / 3volt max /

running at 2.4 volts (5 LED series from 12 volts)

held same distance from wall
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held same distance from wall, as parallel to the wall as possible
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2nd 3rd brake light project...

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yes it will be on a voltage regulator, and yes its freaking bright, and no, you can't have it. :tonqe: This is my 2nd one, because the first one I do not like the pattern of the LED'*.

first superflux TL. (superflux on right, stock on left) (note: the plastic trip piece is not on either of them, so some of the stock brightness is the actual bulb, which you dont see when on the car) (note2: that is not my basement, and not my big mess)

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you rock with your LED 133tness
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Woot. My camera Ownz these pictures.

This really looks good in person. Very Bright.
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Woot. My camera Ownz these pictures.

This really looks good in person. Very Bright.
you need to get back here and take some with the LED pannel mounted into the 3rd brake light assembly... it does light up my whole dorm room
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I think all you NEBF'rs should come clean my messy basement.
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I think all you NEBF'rs should come clean my messy basement.
been there done that But I would do it again, and REALLY clean it....I wonder if he would notice all his pinball machines gone?? they would look good in my basement
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newest one in housing...will have to wait until spring break to see it in action.

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running at about 10.6 volts/4 LEDs = 2.65volts per LED 3 volts is max
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Did you go closer to the red lense than before with the PCB?
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Did you go closer to the red lense than before with the PCB?
yes much... probably 2-3mm away from it...I am sort of worried about heat issues if I get stuck in traffic in the summer but I think I am going to cut some vents. and if I have my music on the subs will provide some airflow
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