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#1 AcuraTSX2245

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 07:14 AM

Hey whats up...I got another question that is kinda hardware related but it is also a newb question lol...anyways...bassicly what im trying to do it have a switch for my xbox to control all the LEDS....(dvd window leds and controller port leds) and I looked through the tutorials and stuff and didnt see anything..anybody know where I can look or how difficult it is? thanks!

#2 IAmCanadian

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 07:24 AM

ok.. Ill attempt this...

CODE

Led Ground
 |_______
         |
Led Gnd  |
 |_______|  
         |           (switch)
Led Gnd  |_____________|-|_______(Xbox ground)
 |_______|
         |
Led Gnd  |
 |_______|

Edited by IAmCanadian, 26 March 2005 - 07:27 AM.


#3 xman954

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 07:34 AM

VERY EASY if you can find a good place for the switch


#4 AcuraTSX2245

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 07:49 AM

that diagram is kinda confusing..installing the switch shoudlnt be a problem at all..im just not sure how to wire it

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 08:01 AM

Exactly as my diagram...


Place ALL of the LED grounds into ONE wire, and that wire to a switch, then to a ground source..

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 09:07 AM

if u wanna switch between orange,green,and red get unleash x the best dash ever

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 09:17 AM

He isn't talking about the front LED's, hes talking about the ones he put in biggrin.gif

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 01:42 PM

QUOTE(IAmCanadian @ Mar 26 2005, 07:07 AM)
Exactly as my diagram...
Place ALL of the LED grounds into ONE wire, and that wire to a switch, then to a ground source..

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Wouldnt it be better to do that to power wires, not the ground?

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Posted 26 March 2005 - 07:49 PM

QUOTE(Smoko @ Mar 26 2005, 12:48 PM)
Wouldnt it be better to do that to power wires, not the ground?

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Yes it would

If you need any help with this one PM me with your AIM screen name and I can give you a hand. I'm an electrical engineer and should be able to handle helping you out on this one. beerchug.gif




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