Soft Box for Less Than $5

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Step 1: Material Needed

  • Led strip(2.25m)
  • Lots of tape
  • Aluminium foil
  • Glue
  • Scale
  • Cutter
  • Soldering iron
  • Power supply(12v ;2amp)
  • Foam board or Cardboard
  • Butter paper
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Some solid base(for cutting)

Step 2: Cut the Box

Cut the base for the Soft box from the foam board or cardboard as per availability.Use the templates give to cut the base.

Step 3: Paste the Led Strips

Leave a gap of half a cm from each side and star pasting the strips without leaving the gap,You will need 15 pieces of 15 cm long led strip.

Step 4: Wiring It Up

To wire it up connect all the strips in series,or for all the noobs out there just follow the snake pattern and connect all +ve to +ve and -ve to -ve terminal,solder a longer wire at the end for connecting with the power supply

Step 5: Finishing It All Up

Just connect all the walls using tape,stick aluminium foil to the walls and finally add the butter paper to the top.And now our soft box is ready.

Step 6: Some Before and After Pictures

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