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Old 03-06-2019, 12:38 AM   #1
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Make my own LED tail lights

I would like to make my own LED tail lights on a circuit board. Does anybody here have experience with doing that and who can share what the manufacturer and part number of the LEDs are, where to get them, and how many of them together on a board will approximate a stock bulb brightness or a little brighter?
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Old 03-07-2019, 01:25 PM   #2
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Re: Make my own LED tail lights

check youtube ----i am sure someone has posted something on that
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Old 03-07-2019, 01:56 PM   #3
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Re: Make my own LED tail lights

Have you seen this thread?

http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/s...d.php?t=679981
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Old 03-07-2019, 02:39 PM   #4
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Re: Make my own LED tail lights

I saw that one a while back and had forgotten about it. I will have another look and see if I can figure out what LEDs specifically he ordered, and order some for myself.
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Old 03-07-2019, 02:55 PM   #5
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Re: Make my own LED tail lights

He's on instagram also and posts pics of his LED builds. His name is Disciple.2RC
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Re: Make my own LED tail lights

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Re: Make my own LED tail lights

I was unable to get any useful information about the manufacturer, part number, or legitimate source of the LEDs. I am starting from scratch, ordered some generic superflux LEDs off of eBay. So, I will see when they get here if they are useful, or if they just need to be chucked in the trash and try again.
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