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The title says it all really. In short I want to either use this controller;

Lamptron Fan-Atic and modify it by doing the following...

I'd like to remove those military switches and put in these > Puple LED Military Switch.

The blue and red LEDs just won't match what I want to do. I don't need to know if the fans are running high or low as that is common sense. All I want it the tip to light up when the fans are turned on high or low.

If that is not feasible I'd like some suggestions on building a baybus controller that does that. I saw that frozen cpu has some DIY PCBs but none of them say anything about power. The Lamptron needs molex but why would these other DIYs not?

Thanks for looking.
post #2 of 3
Can't do that military switch in that controller, the switches you linked are a 3 pin (2 settings) design while the ones in the controller are 6 pins (3 settings). So you would have to do some crazy stuff and it still might not work.

Aside from that, I don't know what to tell you. You could try replacing the LEDs in the fan controller with purple ones?
     
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The best thing to do is replace the leds that are in the Lamptron Fan-Atic

You could easily replace both the red and blue led with a single purple led on each channel
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