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I just had an idea about putting a blue cathode into the subwoofer of my Logitech X-530 speakers.
It's the only thing in my computer setup that doesn't shine blue. I need to fix that.

I have a question about it though...
How would I power the cathode? =/

I was looking at this one:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16800888026

Thanks.
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post #2 of 7
I think there are seperate cables you can use to power a cathode. I think I may have one in the box of junk CyberDruid sent me. It plugs into a normal outlet.
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post #3 of 7
It's a smaller plug for AC current (that's why it needs a power inverter I believe...)

http://www.jab-tech.com/Cold-Cathode...0-pr-3265.html
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Hmm.
I'm thinking about tearing apart my old Dell to use it's power supply to power the cathode and then use dr4gon's extension cable.
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post #5 of 7
I really don't think the cathode will last long in a subwoofer do to the strong vibrations. It would be cool if you could get it to work though... maybe some sort of dampening between the mount point and the cathode?
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post #6 of 7
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Good point lastshot.
I actually thought of that this afternoon. Might present quite a problem to my idea..
Hmm..
I'll have to think about it some more.
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post #7 of 7
If you use outdoor mounting tape to tape it to the sub it would dampen the vibes.
    
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