Piranha LED

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by electronewb, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. electronewb

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    What make those Piranha LED so special compare to a regular LED?
     
  2. Audioguru

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    Philips Luxeon SuperFlux LEDs were the original LED in a 4-pins case. The 4 pins carry heat away which allows 70mA maximum continuous current.
    Piranha copied them but their maximum continuous current is only 20mA like an ordinary 5mm LED.
     
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  3. takao21203

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    which is brighter?
     
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  5. electronewb

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    I'm actually trying to build something similar but for a video camera not a ring but a LED light that I could mount on a stand the thing is I need to work with day light (5.6) and tungsten (3.2) so I will need color correction gels which will stop some of the light so I need something fairly powerful
     
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