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How can I setup 5mm leds (white/blue) 3.0 or 3.2 ma with a usb. I want use as a backlight. Help me? Answered

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steveastroukBest Answer (author)2011-12-29

Try several LEDs in parallel, with a 100 Ohm resistor to EACH ONE.

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steveastrouk (author)2011-12-29

Do you mean mA or V ? Most LEDs I've met need 10s of mA to work.

Steve

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scooter2013 (author)steveastrouk2011-12-29

I want to use these LEDs from amazon. http://www.amazon.com/microtivity-Clear-Blue-Resistors-Pack/dp/B004UZCADG/ref=sr_1_14?ie=UTF8&m=A2E0IHQCUI9LTK&s=generic&qid=1325176601&sr=1-14

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