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  1. semiroundel replied to the thread DIY led wiring current reduction.

    Arghh I've spent money out on drivers thinking I had it worked out and all along there was a cheap alternative that matches! Never mind....

    Jul 10, 2020 at 2:51 PM
  2. Turbo replied to the thread DIY led wiring current reduction.

    LPC-35-700 is constant current driver is 700mA, 48V, 33.6W which is plug & play - just connect the output leads directly to your string...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 2:18 PM
  3. semiroundel replied to the thread DIY led wiring current reduction.

    I suppose I should ask: what power supply (made by meanwell should I get considering I have the LDD700L)? I had a look on Ebay and I see...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 8:59 AM
  4. semiroundel replied to the thread DIY led wiring current reduction.

    If I were to do that, how would I calculate the resistor value? Isn't that a waste of power, or is it negligable loss? And is the...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 8:43 AM
  5. Turbo replied to the thread DIY led wiring current reduction.

    Yes, you can get a resistor that will do the trick. Has to be a high-power one, I haven't ever really done that so I can't give you...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 5:13 AM
  6. semiroundel replied to the thread DIY led wiring current reduction.

    Many thanks for swift reply Turbo, is there any way that I can use the 1000mah driver, say with resistor in series? Or do I have to bin...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 12:44 AM
  7. Turbo replied to the thread DIY led wiring current reduction.

    You would not put that in series. The LDD is a driver, so you only would need that (and a power supply for it). An LDD is not a...

    Jul 9, 2020 at 7:26 PM
  8. semiroundel posted a new thread.

    DIY led wiring current reduction

    Hi I have a constant current led driver:1000mah 35v 30-35w. The voltages and total wattage are correct for what I need but the current...

    Forum: Algae Scrubber DIY

    Jul 9, 2020 at 4:12 PM
  9. Turbo liked Erik737's post in the thread Filtration Newby ATS DIY.

    Been fighting Dino’s and finally resorted to Dino-X. It helped to get rid of the dino’s but would not recommend it because I lost some...

    Jul 6, 2020 at 5:36 PM
  10. Erik737 replied to the thread Filtration Newby ATS DIY.

    Been fighting Dino’s and finally resorted to Dino-X. It helped to get rid of the dino’s but would not recommend it because I lost some...

    Jul 6, 2020 at 10:46 AM
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