Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - leds http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:01:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fiber Optic LED Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-LED-Chandelier/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:04:29 PDT
High Brightness LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Brightness-LED-Flashlight/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 23:29:56 PDT
Mint Tin Constellation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/MInt-Tin-Constellation-Box/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 20:08:15 PDT
Add LED Daytime Running Lights on Scion XB http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-on-Scion-XB/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 17:27:22 PDT
convert damage lamp into LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/convert-damage-lamp-into-LED-lamp/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 06:42:39 PDT
llavero-led http://www.instructables.com/id/llavero-led/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:41:30 PDT
Extreme Ambilight System using [ws2801 + arduino uno] http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Ambilight-System-using-DotStars-Led-ws2801/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 09:16:25 PDT
The Way To Connect RGB Led Strip Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Way-To-Connect-RGB-Led-Strip-Lights/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 21:47:13 PDT
The Way To Connect Single Coler Led Strip Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Way-To-Connect-Single-Coler-Led-Strip-Lights/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 21:32:10 PDT
Simon Says with LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Simon-Says-with-LEDs/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:53:50 PDT
Rainbow Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Light/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:16:02 PDT
How to Make a Simple Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Circuit/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:00:09 PDT
How to solve the problem of more than 10 meters single color lighting failure? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-the-problem-of-more-than-10-meters-si/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 02:29:26 PDT
LED flasher circuit (555 timer) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-flasher-circuit-555-timer/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 22:36:25 PDT
UV LED Exposure Light for Screen Emulsion http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-LED-Curing-Light/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:44:39 PDT
Emergency LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-LED-Lamp/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 08:33:52 PDT
Tiny Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Flashlight/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 05:51:11 PDT
Bright bike flashlight hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-bike-flashlight-hack/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 18:12:59 PDT
100w LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/100w-LED-Flashlight-1/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 14:29:18 PDT
3 Dimentional Display http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Dimentional-Display/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 05:49:39 PDT
How To Make Pen Glow Stick (DIY Homemade Glow Stick) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Pen-Glow-Stick-DIY-Homemade-Glow-Stick/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:55:08 PDT
1w portable led light http://www.instructables.com/id/1w-portable-led-light/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 13:21:41 PDT
How to solve the problem of more than 10 meters RGB lighting failure? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-the-problem-of-more-than-10-meters-RG/
How to solve the problem of more than 10 meters RGB lighting failure? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BK1H/ID99EBER/FH5BK1HID99EBER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BK1H/ID99EBER/FH5BK1HID99EBER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/BK1H/ID99EBER/FH5BK1HID99EBER.SMALL.jpg TangB1 Solve the problem of more than 10 meters RGB lighting failure No lighting decay phenomenon There is no lighting decay phenomenon when you connect 5 meter RGB led strip light: Lighting decay phenomenon There are obviously lighting decay phenomenon when you connect(series connection) 10 meters R...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 21:14:32 PDT
100W LED flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/100W-LED-flashlight/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 02:21:09 PDT
LED HEARING PROTECTION EARMUFFS http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-HEARING-PROTECTION-EARMUFFS/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 19:32:00 PDT
Easy LED Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-LED-Tie/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:30:33 PDT
Using LED's and Laser diodes http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-LEDs-and-Laser-diodes/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 06:08:23 PDT
Constellation Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Horoscope-Nightlight/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 21:12:34 PDT
Build an USB LED light from an old webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-USB-led-light-from-an-old-webcam/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 13:50:41 PDT
The LEDPOD Dimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LEDPOD-Dimmer/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 17:58:22 PDT
The LED-timate Home-Made 20V 9.8 WATT LED Flashlight Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LED-timate-Home-Made-20V-98-WATT-LED-Flashligh/
The LED-timate Home-Made 20V 9.8 WATT LED Flashlight Projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/UG6S/ID2XB5T8/F6DUG6SID2XB5T8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/UG6S/ID2XB5T8/F6DUG6SID2XB5T8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/UG6S/ID2XB5T8/F6DUG6SID2XB5T8.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 A Short Story About These LED'sThese LED's came from a warm white led tube which is made up of a SMD PCB strip inside a protection tube. I got them after my building replaced the fluorescent lamps in our underground parking lot. Luckily, (for me!) one of them broke and the protection tube shattered ...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 17:28:48 PDT
DIY emergency rechargeable light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-emergency-rechargeable-light/
DIY emergency rechargeable light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/UE1X/ID1HTU3W/FQ6UE1XID1HTU3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/UE1X/ID1HTU3W/FQ6UE1XID1HTU3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/UE1X/ID1HTU3W/FQ6UE1XID1HTU3W.SMALL.jpg RafayJ Hello and welcome to my new instructable.in this instructable i will show you how to make a bright -light weight-cheap-small-rechargeable light.it is only consist of two small ultra bright LED's ,they can be found in small children torches.It is very easy to make.What is LED?:A light-emitting diode ...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 05:20:38 PDT
LED Projector Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Projector-Box/
LED Projector Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/4DCK/ID02H749/F0S4DCKID02H749.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/4DCK/ID02H749/F0S4DCKID02H749.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/4DCK/ID02H749/F0S4DCKID02H749.SMALL.jpg ledsalltheway Using the items pictured a project box was created for projecting images, designs, text or anything that one could come up with onto another surface; in this example a name was used - could be your daughter or son!Image 1 parts came from ledsupply total cost around $27.00: Clear Project BoxAA Batter...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 12:29:17 PDT
LED Floodlight - Roomlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Floodlight-Roomlight/
LED Floodlight - Roomlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/50HU/ICZ4TRWV/F8Y50HUICZ4TRWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/50HU/ICZ4TRWV/F8Y50HUICZ4TRWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/50HU/ICZ4TRWV/F8Y50HUICZ4TRWV.SMALL.jpg aruntoms This is a 12 volt 102 LED floodlight project using very simple components and relatively simple construction. It uses commonly available ultra bright straw hat LED's which are cheap. As we are not using any high power LED's the amount of heat generated is negligible thereby eliminating the need for ...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 09:28:14 PDT
LED Matrix Dessert Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Matrix-Dessert-Tray/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 13:27:23 PDT
Infinite RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-RGB-LED-Cube/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:56:12 PDT
LEDs For Kids! http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDs-For-Kids/
LEDs For Kids! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/KG7J/ICQSW5M7/FDZKG7JICQSW5M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/KG7J/ICQSW5M7/FDZKG7JICQSW5M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/KG7J/ICQSW5M7/FDZKG7JICQSW5M7.SMALL.jpg doncrush No soldering required for this cool introduction project to the world of LED's, electronics, e-textiles, etc.This project was refined over the course of 4 summer camps with TechGyrls (approximately 35 middle school girls). I learned a few things along the way, and got lots of great help from many p...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:14:58 PDT
Everymans Simple WS2801 RGB LED Strip Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Everymans-Simple-WS2801-RGB-LED-Strip-Controller/
Everymans Simple WS2801 RGB LED Strip Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/50CW/ICPP6JYG/FBH50CWICPP6JYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/50CW/ICPP6JYG/FBH50CWICPP6JYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/50CW/ICPP6JYG/FBH50CWICPP6JYG.SMALL.jpg SubFusion The purpose of this instructable is to make ordinary people able to take control of the WS2801 RGB led strips for home or shop decoration with minimal effort. The WS2801 Led strips have a small chip for each led and enables you to set each leds color. It typical has 32 leds pr meter.This solution c...
By: SubFusion

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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:15:38 PDT
3 Mode 14 Led Home-Made Reading Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Mode-14-Led-Home-Made-Reading-Light/
3 Mode 14 Led Home-Made Reading Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EB04/ICP0WMTR/F2QEB04ICP0WMTR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EB04/ICP0WMTR/F2QEB04ICP0WMTR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EB04/ICP0WMTR/F2QEB04ICP0WMTR.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 The LED's came from a Bike-light i had and didn't want anymore, So, why not build something new?The re-used parts I used are:1. Phone holder for car to make it adjustable2. 3 X AA Battery case from a remote control car3. Wires (from a desktop computer)4. LED's (as I said earlier from a bike light)5 ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:41:41 PDT
Sparkle Motion: An LED world map driven by global Twitter traffic data http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparkle-Motion-An-LED-world-map-driven-by-global-T/
Sparkle Motion: An LED world map driven by global Twitter traffic data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/ZRPF/ICP0WK87/F0AZRPFICP0WK87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/ZRPF/ICP0WK87/F0AZRPFICP0WK87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/ZRPF/ICP0WK87/F0AZRPFICP0WK87.SMALL.jpg Kinoma We built a Twitter light which changes its flicker behavior by monitoring global Twitter traffic. 50 LEDs are embedded behind a large, translucent white acrylic board and form a map of the world with the blue vinyl sticker attached on the board. This map becomes a low-res display for illustrating gl...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:59:33 PDT
DIY Photography LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photography-LED-Lights/
DIY Photography LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/75KQ/ICPP28C3/FU175KQICPP28C3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/75KQ/ICPP28C3/FU175KQICPP28C3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/75KQ/ICPP28C3/FU175KQICPP28C3.SMALL.jpg Saiyam One of the most important aspect of taking a perfect, crisp photograph is to have good lighting. One of the best ways to have it is to use natural lighting. But what if you want to take pictures of your project to publish on instructables while sitting on your workshop? Well, natural light cannot re...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:59:12 PDT
5 Min USB LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Min-USB-LED-Light/
5 Min USB LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I made a simple LED light than can be powered from a USB port.What do you need:1 x LED1 x 100 ohm Resistor1 x USB cable (it does not matter what cable as long as it has a USB plug)1x Ping-Pong BallHot glue Prepare the Plug I cut off the plug and stripped the cables.We need...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:15:47 PDT
LED Table Strip Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Table-Strip-Light/
LED Table Strip Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/GTTA/ICOMWDSF/FQ6GTTAICOMWDSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/GTTA/ICOMWDSF/FQ6GTTAICOMWDSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/GTTA/ICOMWDSF/FQ6GTTAICOMWDSF.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 I bought a couple LED strips on eBay a couple years ago, taped them(they already came with 3M tape on the other side) and the amount of light they produce is unbelieveable!It's barely visible in the pictures but I put one strip of warm white and another strip of cool white, So the color would feel m...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:44:38 PDT
What's in LED Bulbs? http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-in-LED-Bulbs/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:37:28 PDT
Infinity mirror jewel case http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-mirror-jewel-case/
Infinity mirror jewel case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/QT55/ICID9OUR/F3OQT55ICID9OUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/QT55/ICID9OUR/F3OQT55ICID9OUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/QT55/ICID9OUR/F3OQT55ICID9OUR.SMALL.jpg Luce at home Jewel case fitted with a small led strip. And some battery's. Total costs €3 Go to a hobbyshop and go to the car accessories section. Purchase A led strip designed for vehicle headlights. They measure about 50 cm(a foot and a half) and they come with a little battery unit. Also the width of the ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:08:37 PDT
Simple Transistor Switching http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Transistor-Switching/
Simple Transistor Switching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/BM0G/ICID2NDD/FW6BM0GICID2NDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/BM0G/ICID2NDD/FW6BM0GICID2NDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/BM0G/ICID2NDD/FW6BM0GICID2NDD.SMALL.jpg WingraMax Transistors have 3 pins: Emitter, Base, and Collector. If you apply power to the Emitter and Collector pins, the Collector will emit power. This can be used to make electronic switches, passcode locks, ETC. This uses:- 1x 2n3904 Transistor- 1x Switch- 1x LED- 1x 100R Transistor- 1x Breadboard- And S...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:53:17 PDT
Infinity Mirror Clock with Patterns, Date and Chime http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Clock-with-Patterns-Date-and-Chime/
Infinity Mirror Clock with Patterns, Date and Chime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/W3U1/ICICXU1B/FJ4W3U1ICICXU1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/W3U1/ICICXU1B/FJ4W3U1ICICXU1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/W3U1/ICICXU1B/FJ4W3U1ICICXU1B.SMALL.jpg ItsGraGra This is an infinity mirror real time clock with date display, patterns and sleep mode. The micro controller is a PIC18F2550. a cheap 8 bit micro controller.running in PLL mode at 48MHz.There is also an hourly melody played based on the UM66TXXL chip.The real Time clock is based around the DS1307 chi...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 07:41:22 PDT
make ur old gloves in power indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/make-ur-old-gloves-in-power-indicator/
make ur old gloves in power indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/LVCH/ICMHOH5M/FNSLVCHICMHOH5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/LVCH/ICMHOH5M/FNSLVCHICMHOH5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/LVCH/ICMHOH5M/FNSLVCHICMHOH5M.SMALL.jpg adua3 u can take ur moms old glove and make them iron man gloves take an old glove can draw ur fav. pattern on it .make acircut make a circuit from the tip of the figure of the glove or the place where u want to place led cut the circut cut of the circuit from one side and put a foil paper strip...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 06:30:06 PDT
LED Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desk-Light/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:36:02 PDT
Replacing lights with LED's in your Dodge truck. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-lights-with-LEDs-in-your-Dodge-truck/
Replacing lights with LED's in your Dodge truck. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/1HVU/IC8X3YKM/FKS1HVUIC8X3YKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/1HVU/IC8X3YKM/FKS1HVUIC8X3YKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/1HVU/IC8X3YKM/FKS1HVUIC8X3YKM.SMALL.jpg Robo Redneck For this Instructable, I'm going to use my truck, a 1999 Dodge Ram 2500 extended cab. I really despise the look of the yellow interior lights which is why I've decided to go with the LED lights./ / / / / / WARNING \ \ \ \ \ \ \I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR VEHICLE, OR ANY BODILY HARM Y...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:23:30 PDT