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Old 01-30-08, 01:34 PM
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Originally Posted by smacmillin View Post
I'm going to build my own tail light using a Luxeon III red-orange LED driven at 1,200 mA with a 6 x 24 degree optic. I believe that this will be far brighter and with a wider field of view than most commercially available tail light, and certainly brighter than a inexpensive Xenon strobe.
I just built one using a CREE XR red LED driven at 350ma. According to the spec sheet thats 40 lumen of red light. It is way brighter than my Mars 3.0. I run my home made solid and the Mars blinking.
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