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Hey, could anybody help me out and how i could attach
http://www.xoxide.com/nzxt-sleeved-led1m-blue.html
and
http://www.xoxide.com/cathode.html

to a switch like http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...oducts_id=1965

im kinda new at this stuff.
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post #2 of 4
Just get a molex en-tension and then cut the live and then attach that to the switch, and then use that molex for your lights.



Edit.. nzxt will go on the red one 5v

So that switch will not work for both, you would have to have them on two switches.. sorry man

You will need a Double pole, single throw switch to be able to control 12v and 5v on switch.
Edited by andrewmchugh - 8/13/11 at 5:44pm
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Wait, I would be attaching these to the switch one at a time, so i would have two of those switches, it would still work correct? like one switch for one and then another identical switch for the other?
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no you can not attach both to the switch. you will need a different type of switch as I said above or use two switches.

You could use a relay if you cant find the right switch..
http://www.elecdirect.com/catalog/60...30f6c5b86.aspx


this is what the circuit should like like with the double pole single throw.


Or two switches.


Edited by andrewmchugh - 8/14/11 at 4:36am
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