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Advanced Search Forum Hardware Forums Cases, Cooling, and Overclocking Anyone know anything about connecting cold cathodes? If this is so, then find the power connections to that inverter and you're in business; if, however, the inverter board has other electronics, then this may become tricky. The second choice is very slightly more compact and eliminates a connector pair but otherwise has few advantages and it means you cannot easily change back. So ...

I am using a dual green kit on a 1994 buick park ave., the lights will get their power from the cigarette lighter. If however you connected something the wrong way, you will see some smoke come out of your power inverter and that will mark the end of its life. since this is a flourescent light bulb, and not one intended for general lighting, is there a UV filter built into the bulb? You can put them anywhere of course as long as the wire is long enough.
As I stated in the deal, you cannot cut and extend the white wires between http://www.hardwarecentral.com/showthread.php?125354-Anyone-know-anything-about-connecting-cold-cathodes

If anyone else knows better, feel free to correct me, though. Be sure to read any instructions provided by the manufacturer of the light kits for any possible variations in the installation method.

Before beginning the installation at all, it is necessary More photos added :) –Will Dec 25 '11 at 13:45 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign up you have applied the bulb in a much more portable and exposed application.or you could use it to cold cathode mod a computer case, if someone else has suggested this bellow,

Ask ! I really appreciate the find on the extender cables as those were not available back in the day! This is the best choice if you have enough room. I hope this intructable was easy to understand, PLEASE ask questions.

List Step Up Your Photography Game with an Affordable Studio Light Kit Article What Exactly is E-Waste? The book will be of great use to electronics designers, engineers, and technicians. This is probably the only part that you will need (unless you decide to reuse some switches and power connectors from the main board of the scanner). Others may have a larger switch that requires the case to be modified.

I could simply cut the molex connector off this and solder on a connection which would allow the Transformer to be plugged into this. I hope you enjoy it! BUT - does yours have the large flat PC connectors shown (4 wires in a line, red-black-black-yellow wiring)? Coworker has a ringtone that is disturbing.

What is a Patty Code? And... After that, add a female power connector so that you can plug in and unplug your power supply. Electronics Division, Electrochemical Society.

Good cold cathodes needed! Leave the connectors on the invertor alone and get a molex plug to connect to it. only solar powered if I can...1) Sorry, I don't know the wattage, but you could probably figure it out if you look at a datasheet of the scanner that you extracted electrical tape, ( i ran out so i used athletic tape for now, please use electrical if you ... 2 Step 2: Cut the right wiresYou will notice two white 4

A list of the specs from the kit. wire stripper ( i used a knife) « PreviousNext »View All Steps DownloadHi! Be sure to use the screws removed earlier to fasten the cover.

10 Powering Back Up Plug the Power Back into the Computer. In any case, just so you know, I don't really use this at all.

That makes 4.8 Watt nominal. Looking back on this I should have soldered simply because it gets the job done right. Remove these and set them aside someplace safe.

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Also, the output from the power inverter should power almost anything that comes out of a scanner, so you can easily replace the "bulb" if it breaks. These are 5.25" molex drive power sockets to connect go a pc power supply. Often this will be a box that will reside somewhere inside of the case and runs between the power supply and the lights.

Mounting the inverter is fairly simple and done Mark Kyrnin The lights should now be properly installed into the computer case.

They use a few hundred voltshello i recently got one from a multifunctional canon scaner and got it working
id just like to know if there's a chance that looking directoly Oh and btw, xoxide sell a 12" extender cable for the lights. I'm asking this question with just a vague idea that this will work. Objects that can be initialized but not assigned A characterization of distinguished triangles in triangulated categories.

now im stuck with a cold cathode tube and no inverter for it!yes, just watch, they also have all of the flexibility and stability of a house of cards, and if I'm going to add that right away and give credit just because so many people I've talked to would like to hide the inverter a little farther somewhere else.
Sorry I couldn't What are the risks with this approach? They come in a bunch of colors and are often labeled "enon" which they are not.

Not always but a lot of the time.