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By: Anonymous: Zeddx () on Saturday, August 30 2008 @ 07:54 AM PDT (Read 4753 times)  
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I searched every DIY store around me and none have LED (some never even heard of it?!?!).
Can anyone tell me if i need to search a particular store and how much they cost.
many thx zeddx





       
   
By: Windell (offline) on Saturday, August 30 2008 @ 11:29 AM PDT  
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What kind of "DIY" store have you been shopping at? A hobby or home improvement store won't have what you want, only a certain type of electronics store.

Get the phone book and look up "electronics." Try and find the places that sell electronics parts, not televisions-- call them up and ask "Do you sell electronic components like LEDs?" Alternately, try searching with Google for electronics near your location.

Now, if you're looking for latest-generation ultrabright LEDs like the ones that you'd find at our web store, you *probably* will not find anything like that at a local electronics shop, unless you are really lucky and have an amazing shop nearby-- you'll have to do your shopping online, and there are lots of different web stores to choose from.


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By: Anonymous: zeddx () on Sunday, August 31 2008 @ 04:18 AM PDT  
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ooo...it was a hardware DIY store and thx for info!!





       
   
By: DWC454 (offline) on Saturday, May 02 2009 @ 01:34 PM PDT  
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Here is one of the companies which i have bought parts from
Electronics Gold Mine
http://www.goldmine-elec.com/

here is the leds that i bought from them
10mm 200,000mcd's warm white
http://www.goldmine-elec-products.com/prodinfo.asp?number=G16659

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By: cena (offline) on Monday, September 07 2009 @ 01:13 AM PDT  
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Its very simple to buy LEDs, just you have to search on the net for appropriate type of the LEDs. otherwise you can look out for the electronics guide books or magazines.


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