Ir leds

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by btbgood, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. btbgood

    Thread Starter New Member

    Oct 31, 2012
    Does anyknow what type of ir leds a trail camera uses ? I have 5 ir leds that were broken in an accident (bear). The camera is a moultrie d55irxt. They are 5mm x 8.8 mm aprox. Forward voltage measured 2.24 v . Can any one suggest a replacement.
  2. Austin Clark

    Active Member

    Dec 28, 2011
    Were the IR leds for night vision? If so, the "brightest" would probably be the best. Just be sure to use the correct resistor, and don't put them in parallel. Just find somewhere to connect directly to the battery.