October 7, 2009 AT 2:41 pm

1W LED TV-B-Gone…

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1W LED TV-B-Gone… via HaD.

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  1. This is awesome! My friend has tons of these torches lying around. I wonder if HaD is posting the PCB layout or anything. *looks*

  2. OK… what battery is that SUPPOSED to be? I have a flashlight like that and the closest i can find is a 18500. It could be a 24500 IF somebody actually made it (24mm is ‘sub C’). There is a 26500 BUT that wouldn’t fit. I pick on the adapter because mine is loose and you have to really tweak things just to get it to work. I live in earthquake country so having things that work reliably is something i like.

  3. It’s 4 AAA batteries in a plastic holder. Many such LED mini-torches have battery packs like that.

  4. http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.14061

    3w, but I swapped the transistor with a tip120 darlington.

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