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I was inspired by calebjc's green helmet to build my own. I suspect the parts on mine were easier to come by (bike store and wherever solar powered ya...
- front and back bike lights you may already have some, if so, use them. If you don't have any, choose some that appear "modifiable", e.g. screwed shu...
To be able to use the buckle switch (explained later) you will need to be able to switch your lights from a separate switch. To use the solar panels y...
I am forgetful. I have drained the batteries on my bike lights many times because I forget to turn them off. Also, I wanted to make sure I don't forge...
In the yard lights they use one solar cell for one battery. In the bike lights there are two batteries in series. There are two bike lights. So, I use...
Find a layout on your helmet so that everything fits and the lights are aimed correctly. I needed to jack up the front light so it would go ahead of t...
Attach all "-" wires to each other, i.e. from battery to solar cells. Attach the "+" from the solar panel to the "+" from the batteries but protect th...
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