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LED FLOOD LIGHT IN MY LIVING ROOM !!!

Step 1: How to Steps:

See my other two instructables for details on how to make this:

1. The AC Circuit Layout Version:

http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Best-Light-Bulb-using-wire-connector-no-/

2. The AC-DC Circuit Layout Version, with a Diode Bridge:

http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-best-LED-light-bulb-Part-2/

Add triplets in series to get multiples of 3 for your light bulb !

Step 2: Work In Progress Photos

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Made as many diode bridges and LED Triplets as possible for current and future projects.

Once made, it only takes two minutes to assemble a simple led bulb !

Connect them in series or in parallel, as per your comfort and experience.

Important Note:

Parallel is better, since if an led goes bad, only 3 will not light - so you can easily pinpoint which led needs to be changed.

In series, the entire bulb goes off, so you have to be best friends with the multimeter

Step 4: Your Final Pics Please !


I have intentionally not put the final lighted pics !

Would love to see if people are actually making it and posting theirs !!

So waiting... ;-D
bhvm2 years ago
Ketan! Bless you! That kid just looks like me when i was that young.And I AM playing with lights since that age!
Have a nice day! Do you have Yahoo/ SKype/ G Talk ID?
pandyaketan (author)  bhvm2 years ago
Thank you... gr8!, all the best! ;-D
adi19772 years ago
Does it fully lightens your room. Plaese can you show step by step procedure. Parts Used And Rating of LED.

Thanking You
Adit Pal
pandyaketan (author)  adi19772 years ago
My 2 suggestions:

1. Raise your competence to match your high aspirations - *mandatory* while working with 220V AC Mains !!

2. First try simple projects, like the ones below:

http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-LED-projects/


reg
ketan
Sir i've already made a tube light of 30 led in series of 5mm LED. as guided by dipankar. But as it does not full lighting to the room thats why i asked help from you to please provide me with the drawing for making a powerful light with 1watt X ------- No. of LED or 3 watt X ------- No. of Led for providing sufficient light to the room.

Thanking You

Yours faithfully
Adit Pal
pandyaketan (author)  adi19772 years ago
Add 30 more in parallel with the existing 30. Use additional capacitor and resistor for the new 30. Connect both capacitors in parallel. Similarly, both resistors.

Clarification: Mr Dipankar's circuit is an AC circuit. It has mild flicker and he also clarifies it. I have used a diode bridge and made a DC circuit and so my circuit has no flicker (so it is brighter).

My AC circuit (with mild flicker): World's best LED Light Bulb - Part 1
My DC circuit (without flicker) : Part 2, as well as this I'Ble.

reg
ketan
Adum243 years ago
So, is that you in the picture?
pandyaketan (author)  Adum243 years ago
Haha! Funny! Thats my seven year old kid.
reg
ketan
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OH! Sry!
pandyaketan (author)  Adum243 years ago
My pics are on this I'Ble below on Growing Long Hair! ;-)

http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Rid-of-Dandruff/

Vote/ rate/ comment, as you like!

reg
ketan
SCKStef3 years ago
Nice instructable,
maybe you could provide the schemeatics of the Bulb.

How did you calculate the necessary components ( LED / Diode / Capacitor ) ?
pandyaketan (author)  SCKStef3 years ago
Many posts, especially on this man's I'bles: dipankar


"I have intentionally not put the final lighted pics!"

But a lot of people like to see how well the final product performs before making it.
pandyaketan (author)  freakyqwerty3 years ago
Yes ! Different people react differently ! I guess I will have to put it, so will put it up shortly...

caitlinsdad3 years ago
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pandyaketan (author)  caitlinsdad3 years ago
"Challenge" has never been used anywhere - what was used was "Please" - to put things in perspective.

Credibility is not being chased at all, i have made other I'bles & dont claim to be a master. I have learnt from this site...

Your point about messing with AC mains is truly appreciated. Those who dont have sufficient knowledge should NOT attempt, period.

thanks for ur views.
ketan