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Running LED from USB

Discussion in 'LEDs and Optoelectronics' started by lanoyo, Dec 29, 2016.

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  1. lanoyo

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    Hello, I need to get some LED lights to go into some of my 3D prints. I want them to be able to be run from a USB port. I have looked into turning 5v into 2.4v with a voltage divider, but I would really like to find some little circuit boards that will fit inside some of my smaller prints. I can't seem to find anything like this anywhere, any suggestions?
     
  2. Rayregula

    Rayregula

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    Dec 20, 2016
    2.4V will work ok for some leds but it will burn up or shorten the life of others
     
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  3. Rayregula

    Rayregula

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    Are you thinking normal or smd led's
     
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