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post #231 of 598
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^^^^^^^^^^^^^^DO NOT CUT THIS WIRE! It is you IR receiver for your remote! Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)


Hope this makes sense:



This is what will plug into your controller:

My bad, totally guessed wrong on that one.
 
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post #232 of 598
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....but is it ok to connect a low amperage controller (the original power brick is 3A) to a single rail PSU (dont remember how much is mine, but much more than 3A for sure) ?

You can wire an LED (takes a few milliamps) to a car battery (many amps). The device will sink only the needed current. Just don't feed it more VOLTAGE than it's rated for or you will find it difficult to reinstall all the magic blue smoke that is released.
post #233 of 598
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Originally Posted by TLHarrell View Post

You can wire an LED (takes a few milliamps) to a car battery (many amps). The device will sink only the needed current. Just don't feed it more VOLTAGE than it's rated for or you will find it difficult to reinstall all the magic blue smoke that is released.

LOL. True that. laugher.gif
 
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post #234 of 598
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Originally Posted by TLHarrell View Post

You can wire an LED (takes a few milliamps) to a car battery (many amps). The device will sink only the needed current. Just don't feed it more VOLTAGE than it's rated for or you will find it difficult to reinstall all the magic blue smoke that is released.

LOL. True that. laugher.gif

did u try that? biggrin.gif
post #235 of 598
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Originally Posted by Ramsey77 View Post

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^DO NOT CUT THIS WIRE! It is you IR receiver for your remote!



Hope this makes sense:



This is what will plug into your controller:

thanks for the effort. i havent finished yet soldering my RGB leds!

thanks for the effort on making the paint type diagram hehe. really appreciate it. i havent finished yet soldering my RGB leds!
post #236 of 598
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did u try that? biggrin.gif

I wouldn't say that I tried it, but yeah, I have seen the magic smoke before. biggrin.gif
 
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post #237 of 598
This is a really good mod. I ordered a roll of white and blue. I also ordered from Microcenter a soldering station and a 3rd hand station but they didnt have any solder still need to get some.
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post #238 of 598
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We do sell this accent kit here: http://www.hitlights.com/ls5050-rgb4ft24kkit.html# for $25.99 which comes with 4 12 in. color changing strips, they have an easy 4 pin connection so connecting them together is really easy. How many watts does that fan connection output?

Sell that same kit with a 4 pin molex power brick and you would sell lots of them...
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Sell that same kit with a 4 pin molex power brick and you would sell lots of them...

Same thoughts here.
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post #240 of 598
sorry i havent done my modz yet since im too busy at the office. still have to find some shrink tubes. and now im thinking on where i will put the reciever for the remote^^ will post it soon for you to see. biggrin.gif
anyways, i find this NZXT HUE http://www.nzxt.com/new/products/case_accessories/hue but it doesnt have any remote which i like to have. hope my mod turns out ok hehe.
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