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Originally Posted by KaptinKurt
just to let u know...i have 4 leds in a row..for a pci bracket mod...and u have to have a resistor to do it...me and my electronics teacher were trying to figure it out....becuase if u dont have a resitor..well them LEDs are going to pop....plus watch how u plug it into the molex..i pluged mine into my case fans one...

You can wire 4 3v leds in a series and connect them directly to 12 volts.
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post #12 of 14
goin off frddy, you can use your 12 leds in a series parrellel connection to power them.

4 wired in series,then 3 series circuites wired in parellel so you can hook it all up in one molex...
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yup affirmative Mr Spock
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yea u can..and we tried that the first 2 times...and the leds poped after 20 seconds...maybe its just the type of power supply i have....i dunno
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