How to Make Led Lamp to Save Dollars

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Introduction: How to Make Led Lamp to Save Dollars

About: My name is marjancho and I love electronics,makeing gadgets,hack and pranks.

Replace old incandescent bulb with leds,homemade led lamp made of 8 pieces 1 watt leds connected in serial array,one array have 5 leds,other have 3 leds.Total 8 watts of led light replace about 60 watts  incandescent light.

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    7 Discussions

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    kpomerleau
    kpomerleau

    7 years ago on Introduction

    Very nice! Where would you get those LED's I am not that great with electronics so how would i determine what power these need and the resistors needed.

    Thanks!

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    macobt
    macobt

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    The leds are 1w each and i have buy from ebay,1w leds work on 3.3v and pull about 300mah current,on google there is led calculator for single and serial schematic.

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    ggadget
    ggadget

    Reply 4 years ago

    Where can we find this LED calculator? Also, how do we make daylight (5000K + brightness) led lights?

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    akagrawal306
    akagrawal306

    4 years ago

    Hi! I want to replace a 40w florescent tube light in my kitchen with more or same amount of light as the tube rod from 220v AC. kindly enlighten my way.

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    vodinhanhtuan

    good idea, what is paste or glue you using stick LED , can use hot glue ?
    Thank you

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    Arrogance
    Arrogance

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    I havent done the thing but im sure the paste is Epoxy glue, or A B glue, you must mix the two then use as normal glue, super hard.
    I also use glue gun to glue my LED, no problem so far friend!