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#1 meh_33333

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 12:42 AM

ok...i was plannin on pimpin out my xbox wit leds and was wondering how many i needs to light up my design...i outlined the area i need lit and was wondering how many leds do u recommend me buying

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#2 jacksparrow

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 12:56 AM

just buy like 50 on ebay for liek 17 dollars, so what if u have more? just save um and use um for future projects

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 12:59 AM

yeah, i bought 100 and sold 50 of them to a friend for a much as i bought the whole hundred for. and get the right resistors too. i'd go with blue or UV. i love UV now that i've used it in my xbox.

i've heard you can really put as many LEDs in as you want (i've heard 250)

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 01:02 AM

i found a site that sells around 8 dollars canadian for 10

or 1.75 for one


is that a good deal?

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 01:03 AM

no, 123leds.com .17 cents each,,

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 01:05 AM

QUOTE (meh_33333 @ Dec 16 2004, 02:05 AM)
i found a site that sells around 8 dollars canadian for 10

or 1.75 for one


is that a good deal?

yeah, that site pretty much blows

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 01:06 AM

QUOTE (meh_33333 @ Dec 16 2004, 02:05 AM)
i found a site that sells around 8 dollars canadian for 10

or 1.75 for one


is that a good deal?

hahahah its more expensive than radio shack! how many mcds? 200? get some 5000 mcd for .17 cents from 123leds.com or lsdiodes.com

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 01:07 AM

nah www.123leds.com has them for even cheaper, i think somewhere around 20 cents U.S.

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 01:25 AM

ebay, definately ebay, i bought them from a guy with the name best hong kong or w/e, they're shipped from a factory in hong kong, and they're so cheap

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 01:30 AM

lol....ok...but when i got to 123leds.com and click on 5mm it says "There are no products to list in this category"...same thing happens when i choose the blue color under 3mm

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 02:23 AM

(herd 500

they dont have a section on 5mm or 10mm i dont know why they have thme there if they dont sell them but what ever.

i dont know y blue isnt showing i bought alot from them and it was backordered maybe they just closed it till they fill all there orders

guy told me that was there best selling led

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 02:25 AM

QUOTE (DotHacker @ Dec 16 2004, 03:26 AM)
guy told me that was there best selling led

makes sense....definitly use ebay no doubt

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Posted 16 December 2004 - 02:27 AM

QUOTE (jacksparrow @ Dec 16 2004, 03:28 AM)
makes sense....definitly use ebay no doubt

would probably go there 2 cause there back orders r hella long




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