Hi There! This Instructable was inspired by The Lack of Cheap RGB led lighting Instructables, So I'm gonna show you haw to make your very own RGB led wall washer for under £10! Controlled by an Ir remote control! and not only is it RGB it can Produce Many other colours!
So Without further-a-do Lets get started....
Step 1: Supplies
RGB led controller - Ebay
RGB segments - Ebay (I only ordered this exact one, and it appears that you get one
unit, but I was sent two ??)
12V DC power supply - Free (My box of spare power supplies, An every Geek Must have)
And finally Somewhere to mount the led segments.
Cm'on Be inventive, A Fish tank, Behind a Tv, RC car, under the Bed, On a Shelf, In a computer case And im sure there's lots more!.
For this I just used a small scrap of wood so I could be portable and mount the leds anywhere I wanted
So after you've gathered your materials glue gun the wires from the led strips into the output pin, Make sure there in the correct position! (directions on the sticker on the led controller)
After you've done the above Move onto step two: Mounting the leds
Step 2: Mounting the Led's
Now find your desired place for the led's (presumably your there, not at your PC)
Peel off the adhesive backing and firmly press the led segment onto the surface area,
Now move onto the next step when complete!
step Three: Locating power
Step 3: Locating Power
Now locate your nearest power point (plug socket) And plug in your power supply then wire that back to your Led controller making sure the polarity is correct.
The hit the on button on your remote, dim the lights and your off!
I'll Leave you with some pictures! Thank you for reading this instructable! Please rate >>>