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A blue LED light stick that really shines.
What you will need: 3x 8mm plugs 3x ultrabright 5mm blue (470nm) LEDs 1x 5/8 (16mm) inch PVC sleeve 1x 5/8 (16mm) inch PVC pipe about 12 inch ...
Drill 3 small holes in the 5/8 inch (16mm) PVC sleeve. The holes should be just off center in front of the ridge inside the sleeve that holds ...
Cut the 8mm plugs about 3mm from the right end and about 4mm from the left as shown in the picure.
- Shorten the LED pins if necessary so the pins won't extend beyond the plug. - Solder wire onto the pins of the LEDS. - Pull the wire ...
Pull the wires of each LED through one hole. Push the plugs inside the sleeve leaving room for the wires to exit the sleeve. Check the other end ...
Solder the LEDs together in series. After soldering connect a 9v power source. In the example shown a 9.5V AC 400mA adapter was used. The alternating current is ...
Push the pipe into the sleeve and the stick is ready!
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