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#1 flamingfejjery

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Posted 13 June 2003 - 12:19 PM

What kind of brightness LEDs do you use under the Jewel?

How bright do they need to be to show up really well?

#2 w m z

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Posted 13 June 2003 - 12:23 PM

I used Nichia White LED 5mm 3.6v . . .

There are sold as an Extreme Brightness LED. I tilted them slightly so they would shine upward a little.

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Posted 13 June 2003 - 12:31 PM

yeah yours are nice and bright.

Where did you get them from?

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Posted 13 June 2003 - 12:47 PM

NR73Q Nichia White LED 5mm 3.6v

order code: NR73Q
description: Nichia White LED 5mm

from: http://www.maplin.co.uk

I wired them directly to the 3.3v supply of the XBOX PSU using a connector.

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Posted 13 June 2003 - 01:20 PM

1000 mcd should be enough biggrin.gif

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Posted 13 June 2003 - 01:24 PM

ok cheers.

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