Fridays led project?

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mudcow007
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Fridays led project?

Postby mudcow007 » Fri Oct 05, 2012 09:46 am

just been given a pack of "daytime running" leds to play with

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just wondering if i should rig something up for my bike?

either down the front of my fork blades would look cool

only issue is, they are 12v but low amps

hmmmm

the leds are in groups of 3 but look like a block of light on the pic

ideas? or is it tacky?
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Asprilla
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Re: Fridays led project?

Postby Asprilla » Fri Oct 05, 2012 09:48 am

Can you rig them to your iPod in some way?

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Re: Fridays led project?

Postby Harry182 » Fri Oct 05, 2012 10:23 am

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Re: Fridays led project?

Postby davis » Fri Oct 05, 2012 11:22 am

I'd put them facing forward on the forks on the basis that forward-facing lights are white (which is way reversing lights are white, innit), rear-facing red, and side running lights on cars are amber. Have always quite fancied amber side-facing lights in my bar-ends for that reason.
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Re: Fridays led project?

Postby phy2sll2 » Fri Oct 05, 2012 13:48 pm

3x18650s in series should do the trick? Or is that too simplistic...

Mount them to your legs.


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