LED tail lights

Build projects, things that guys have come up with to make a Pinz better (or worse?) and aftermarket add-ons.
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pcolette
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Re: LED tail lights

Post by pcolette » Tue Dec 31, 2019 11:01 am

Deutsch-Style DC Connectors are available from McMaster as well as a few other places (for less $$'s).
https://www.mcmaster.com/electrical-plu ... eceptacles
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Re: LED tail lights

Post by djw » Wed Jan 22, 2020 1:14 pm

I like the look of these so much I'm going to jump. Found a pair on close-out prices.

There is scant info on them, I presume the are completely sealed so you can't flip flop the sections and one would be mounted upside down?

Even though I have the giant incandescent lights from the Austrian rehabs (Euro TD lights), these look cleaner, possibly brighter. The TD lights have 5 sections (3 with these LED) so I will have to figure out what that's about when I get into it. I think there is a rear fog circuit on the Austrian rehabs iirc.

May have to install some diodes in some of the lines depending what happens when 5 signals goes down to 3 or 4.

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Re: LED tail lights

Post by TechMOGogy » Sat Feb 01, 2020 4:52 pm

The LED ones your going to install are super bright esp the white backup lights
They are like a low flood light
They also are shallower so don’t sit proud (to be damaged by spare or need the large spare stop)
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