Introduction: Make Rotating Christmas Tree Light Using LED's and Toy Motor
DIY Awsome Christmas tree with mini led lights and dc toy motor its easy DIY and good gift idea for Christmas, You can make any color of your choice by choosing different color led lights,For making it just requires 3v coin battery and 9v battery or you can use your cellphone charger cable as a power supply to the motor and cycle spoke or any thick round metal wire and small card board piece and PCB board if u have no pcb board you can directly glue the led lights to card board and solder them and glue gun
Step 1: Requiremets
Green led lights
card board sheet
toy motor and batteries
Step 2: Making the Tree Portion
Take cycle spoke or any other of same type and cut it at 7.5 cms length ,Then take card board sheet and cut the tree shape with given dimensions.
now exactly on the middle line glue the metal piece with hot glue and don't forget to leave some metal piece below the cardboard sheet.
apply some extra glue for strength.
Step 3: Fixing the Connector
now by using the connector connect both Tree shape and DC toy motor and tighten the screws with the screw driver.
Step 4: Making Led Lights for Tree
Take PCB board and separate a small portion and cut exactly the tree size and fill the board with led lights solder them placing all positives on one side and all negatives on another side.
Then take another led light and solder it over the top of board as shown and solder the wires and check the lights are glowing or not.
Step 5: Fixing the 3v Coin Battery Holder
take the 3v coin battery holder and solder the wires to it.
Step 6: Glueing the Components to Tree Shape
by using glue glue the led strip and battery holder to the tree shape as shown in pictures and apply some extra glue for strength
Step 7: Testing Time
place the coin battery in the holder and then connect the motor to battery u can see the rotating Christmas tree light
you can place it anywhere just by applying the hot glue to the bottom of motor and glue it to the surface .
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Question 4 years ago on Step 7
please explain he white connector piece. How do i get this? what do i buy? and i just dont understand this part... the rest is wonderful! I hope to do this project with my school kids and children. And we don't even celebrate Christmas!