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I'm heavily interested in modding my CM Inferno and X-Fi Fatal1ty with blue LEDs instead of the Fugly reds that clash with my color theme. I'm pretty confident in my abilities to do it, but i have a slight problem: I do not know which voltage LEDs to buy.

Is there any way to see the rated (or estimated) voltage of a LED?
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This should give good information LED. Click on an item then look at the specification will explain the voltages.
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This should give good information LED. Click on an item then look at the specification will explain the voltages.
Not sure if this is what OP was looking for.

You can take a voltmeter and see for yourself though. Touch the leads to each LED leg and you should be able to see what voltage is traveling across that LED.
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Edit:
You were right.

You need a DC voltmeter measuring the LED while it is on, don't worry about the polarity, it is not going to burn anything.
Edited by Ken1649 - 8/22/11 at 11:13pm
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