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By: Anonymous: mrsteve () on Tuesday, March 27 2012 @ 06:39 PM PDT (Read 1476 times)  
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been poking around some forums but can't find the answer to what i think is a simple thing.

i have a strip of 5 12volt led lights hooked up to my computer power supply. i am trying to figure out the best way to get them to flicker like led flicker candles. i thought i could just wire a flicker bulb in the circuit, but i'm not sure. i cant really even find 12volt flicker bulbs anywhere.

maybe the option is getting my hands on a flicker circuit board instead???

any guidance would be great.


By: Windell (offline) on Wednesday, March 28 2012 @ 02:19 AM PDT  

There isn't a true "standard" 12 V LED-- all that it means is that it runs from 12 V, it does not say what the internal construction is. So, you *may* be able to wire in a candle-flicker LED, but then again, maybe not-- it depends entirely on what you're dealing with.

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By: Anonymous: mrsteve () on Wednesday, March 28 2012 @ 05:15 AM PDT  
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hmm. i took it apart and it is just 5 leds connected together by a plain circuit board. didn't see any resistors or anything else. doesn't look like anything more than that, but i am not very experienced with electrical components.


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