NEW PRODUCTS – EL Wire Coin Cell and 1xAAA Mini Inverter – Really tiny portable inverters for EL wire. These power off of a single CR2032 coin battery or a single AAA battery (not included!), and can drive up to 50cm / 20 inches of our high-brightness EL wire or 10cm x 1cm long piece of EL tape for 3 hours (or longer if the EL wire is less than 50cm long).
The 1xAAA Mini Inverter has a switch on the side for selecting steady/blink/off modes and comes with a 2.5mm pitch female JST connector.
The Coin Cell Mini Inverter has a button for selecting steady/blink/off modes and comes with a 2.5mm pitch female JST connector.
Like all inverters we’ve used, the 2000 Hz oscillation is slightly audible. To connect a piece EL wire to this, you’ll want a male connector wire if it isn’t already attached.
Soldering to EL wire is a little tricky but luckily we wrote a detailed step-by-step tutorial!
Technical Details for EL Wire 1xAAA Mini Inverter
- Size: 26.52mm / 1″ x 50.47mm / 1.98″ x 14.5mm / 0.57″
- Cable Length: 82.55mm / 3.25″
- Weight: 14.84g
Technical Details for EL Wire Coin Cell Mini Inverter
- Size: 23.8mm / 0.9″ x 45.52mm / 1.79″ x 10.21mm / 1.4″
- Cable Length: 75mm / 2.9″
- Weight: 10g