Add or Repair an Electroluminescent Panel Connection

A really handy Youtube video from Michael Horn who also posted in our forums.

We all love the look of electroluminescent (EL) panels – that spooky, colored glow is great to enhance many things.

But what if you want to cut out a custom shape? How do you get wires on it to use your cut out shape?

This is where the video shows you how step by step. You’ll need a knife, some conductive paste, a bit of copper tape, tape & glue and a soldering iron + solder.

el panel connection

With Halloween coming up, I’m sure this technique will be widely used. Check out the Youtube video.

Are you planning an EL project? Let us know what you’re doing in the comments below!


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