Not only does having your Long Board light up at night look cool, it is also good for safety to be able to be seen from a distance. This project is pretty easy to make. I used the LED strip stuff that i ordered online off ebay. Theres all different colors. The LED strip is sticky on the back that sticks well to the wood board. I powered mine with a 9 volt battery that I put in a 9 volt battery pack that I also ordered off ebay. I put one strip down and then added wire around the truck connecting it to the other strip then to the battery pack that is located under the other truck.
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Step 1: Tools and Supplies
L.E.D. colored strips
9 volt battery pack
9 volt battery
double sided sticky tape
Step 2: Making It
I used double sided sticky tape to attach the 9 volt battery back, then I solder the the red wire coming out to the positive of the LED strip. Then I did the same thing with the negitive wire. There is a switch on the battery pack to turn on and off the LED strips. You can also you use glue. I covered the wire going around the trucks with electrical tape.