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Old 09-22-2011, 05:34 PM   #11
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I have just heard that they don't penetrate the water as well. Post a pick though!
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Old 09-23-2011, 01:21 AM   #12
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Autozone or kraegen.. It works, I did it a few months back..
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Old 09-23-2011, 08:06 PM   #13
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I make these now as i just did mine yesterday.. L.E.D. 3M strips! Gonna start selling soon.. Very nice, very clean!!
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Old 09-24-2011, 09:16 PM   #14
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Very nice indead! Good Idea!
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Old 09-24-2011, 09:39 PM   #15
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What did you use as a converter because it's car elcectricity? 12 v DC? Sorry. I suck!
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Old 09-24-2011, 09:49 PM   #16
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Thanks! Def looks nice in person pics dont do justice
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Old 09-24-2011, 09:58 PM   #17
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Just bid on a strip on ebay. 60 cm (24 inches) for 0.01$ + 3$ Shipping
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Old 09-24-2011, 09:59 PM   #18
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You can use any pack.. They light at 6v and can go to 18v obviously being brighter with higher volts ( i use 18v) Not sure about other types of lights.. I use these and never seen these blow or fail..
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Cool. I won the auction. I'll give you news when I install the strip.
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Old 10-11-2011, 09:14 PM   #20
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Hi! Just installed the strip and it works very well! I'll show you pics soon!
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