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The ghost with the most

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DIY LED Grow Light
    #403467 - 04/18/10 02:03 PM (7 years, 6 months ago)

This might be something to look into for all of you DIY-ers who are interested in experimenting with LED's but afraid of the retail costs.

I'm gonna give it a try for sure though it may be six months before I get around to it so, I thought I'd throw it out here and see if someone else wanted to give it a shot as well and report back.

Anyways, here is someone's brief tutorial detailing the steps involved in crafting a home-made LED array from parts bought at radio shack: http://www.dabblings.net/subpage2.html


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Re: DIY LED Grow Light [Re: 13eetleJuice]
    #403471 - 04/18/10 02:14 PM (7 years, 6 months ago)

I haven't checked that out yet, but this is a place you can buy REALLY cheap LED's. I don't know which kinda LEDs you would need, but I've used this site for other things I've built and done, so if it'll help, here ya go:


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Re: DIY LED Grow Light [Re: 13eetleJuice]
    #580297 - 08/23/11 08:35 AM (6 years, 2 months ago)

You idea is great,but how can I get good quality Led lamp beads?

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Re: DIY LED Grow Light [Re: singlee]
    #583260 - 09/03/11 11:18 AM (6 years, 2 months ago)

I have built three DIY LEDs and those LEDs are insufficient for anything other than small herbs. Do some more research. To build a decent light, it is going to cost you about $3 per watt for a quality unit. Many people price bulbs withour factoring in the heatsinks and drivers and the case, etc.

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