Re: [DML] LED Rear Light Replacment...
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [DML] LED Rear Light Replacment...

Putting a resistor in series with a device will not make it draw more 
current. It will limit the voltage present on the device, making it 
last longer and perhaps a bit dimmer.

Dave Swingle

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Marty Galbreath" <marty@xxxx> wrote:
> No, I suppose you could use a resistor, as I did with my turn 
> LEDS, but it seems to negate a lot of the current savings of the 
> leds in the first place. I am sending you my relay scheme off list, 
> as I did for others who were interested.
> Marty Galbreath
> #3765
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Elvis Nocita" <elvisnocita@xxxx> 
> wrote:
> > 
> > ok this post is a week old, but I just returned from my vacations.
> > 
> > Marty - did you try to use a resistor instead of the relay ?
> > I mean a let's say 470 Ohm to 1k resistor in parallel to the 
> diodes ?
> > 
> > Just a suggestion because it is easier to install and much 
> > 
> > Elvis

To address comments privately to the moderating team, please address:

For more info on the list, tech articles, cars for sale see

To search the archives or view files, log in at 
Yahoo! Groups Links

<*> To visit your group on the web, go to:

<*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:

<*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to:

Home Back to the Home of PROJECT VIXEN

Copyright 2006  All rights reserved.

Opinions expressed in posts reflect the views of their respective authors.
DMCForum Mailing List Archive  DMCNews Mailing List Archive  DMC-UK Mailing List Archive