Step 10: Glue It Together

Now put some glue around the edge of the base of the horn. Put it on the botom of the altoids tin so that when it is mounted, the LEDs face forward. If you are using glue that takes a while to set (like my E-6000), you will need to tape the mount onto the tin to prevent it from moving around while it dries. My glue set a decent amount after a few hours, so I removed the tape for the rest of the time.
I saw this one come up on Adafruit's blog and thought it was hilarious that I made the exact same design with four changes:<br> <ul> <li> I used 2 LED's and a resistor so the LED's would work even if the battery got very dead. <li> I added a &quot;horn&quot; with a piezo buzzerM <li> My handlebar mount is a screw-type hose clamp. <li> My switch is a pull-chain type because I thought it would be funny to have a light with a pull-chain. </ul> Nice job regardless!
that pull chain idea sounds really cool!
Im building this(radio shack needs a restock so) but I have the tin ready, and I put my minty boost in there too
Adambowker98 - You got my votes for all the contests you entered! (And 5 stars;-) Great use of an Altoids tin!
Thanks! I made it because I had an empty tin and really needed a headlight that didn't cost $50!

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