Flashlight Modding and DIY Parts

Discuss anything about flashlight modding and designing here, including all types of parts and equipment, such as LED drop-ins, drivers, single LEDs, reflectors, switches, etc.
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Reviews of parts for DIY flashlight mods such as LED drop-ins, drivers, single LEDs, reflectors, switches, etc.
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6236 LED test / review...
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09/17/2020 - 17:47
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A selection of incredible mods by talented BLF members
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7658 Copper Build
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Sticky topic Sticky: - The Fake-Cree LED Awareness Thread - The new "low" in Budget lights. (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by DBSAR » Tue, 08/04/2015 - 23:53
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216,537 by Robin Dobbie
Sun, 08/30/2020 - 05:41
Sticky topic Sticky: Flashlight Firmware Repository (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by ToyKeeper » Fri, 03/20/2015 - 00:27
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183,641 by flucero28
Wed, 08/26/2020 - 12:29
Sticky topic Sticky: Oshpark Projects (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Rufusbduck » Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:20
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165,984 by Quadrupel
Wed, 08/26/2020 - 12:12
Sticky topic Sticky: djozz tests (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Thu, 12/10/2015 - 04:38
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32,226 by Henk4U2
Tue, 08/18/2020 - 07:40
Sticky topic Sticky: How to reflow solder an LED emitter on a PCB or MCPCB. (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by vestureofblood » Thu, 04/28/2016 - 20:16
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27,209 by Sari33
Fri, 04/17/2020 - 07:58
Sticky topic Sticky: Good driver list
by Nil Einne » Thu, 07/08/2010 - 17:37
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13,920 by Lick
Tue, 02/04/2020 - 16:54
Sticky topic Sticky: [Flashing drivers] Lexels firmware builds and flashing guide
by Lexel » Sun, 09/08/2019 - 17:20
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3,194 by ver_ivanz007
Wed, 11/06/2019 - 02:46
Sticky topic Sticky: Pictures of some emitters
by SPAMBOT » Mon, 09/06/2010 - 18:31
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14,814 by djozz
Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:24
Sticky topic Sticky: Old-Lumens (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Old-Lumens » Mon, 12/19/2016 - 21:04
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45,891 by RAW74
Sun, 12/30/2018 - 08:12
Sticky topic Sticky: How To Build a Flashlight With Perfect Modes (picture heavy) (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Tido » Thu, 11/04/2010 - 11:41
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298,319 by Lexel
Sat, 12/30/2017 - 08:03
Sticky topic Sticky: STAR Firmware by JonnyC - Source Code and Explanation (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by RMM » Wed, 02/26/2014 - 15:36
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139,983 by HighEfficiency
Mon, 03/06/2017 - 15:27
Sticky topic Sticky: Cree, Luminus, Seoul Semiconductor, and Nichia LED comparison (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by scaru » Mon, 12/24/2012 - 17:17
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57,463 by jumpjack
Wed, 03/01/2017 - 09:14
Sticky topic Sticky: The BLF Modding Links Thread. Looking for a mod that's been done at BLF? Try here for a link.
by Old-Lumens » Tue, 05/14/2013 - 21:13
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20,403 by CRX
Tue, 01/03/2017 - 10:20
Sticky topic Sticky: one stop mod reference shop (Page: 1, 2)
by gords1001 » Fri, 11/16/2012 - 16:18
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18,186 by Magneticitist
Mon, 11/21/2016 - 16:28
Sticky topic Sticky: BLF LED Database - Collaboration Spreadsheet - Share latest news about where to buy LEDs (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by RaceR86 » Sun, 03/03/2013 - 13:38
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68,112 by testedandbaked
Sat, 09/19/2015 - 04:24
Sticky topic Sticky: Tint, Binning, and CRI Explained (For XM-L LEDs) (Page: 1, 2, 3, 4)
by scaru » Mon, 12/24/2012 - 14:12
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54,832 by Samlittle
Wed, 12/10/2014 - 17:20
Sticky topic The BLF DIY Forum First Annual Scratch made light contest - CONTEST IS DONE - WINNERS are Announced! in the OP
This topic has been moved to "Giveaways and Contests" (View topic)
Sticky topic Sticky: Troubleshooting lights (Page: 1, 2)
by Don » Tue, 04/06/2010 - 12:14
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17,153 by Don
Sat, 04/10/2010 - 14:23
Normal topic Luminus SST-40, 10000K!!
by Hank33 » Mon, 09/21/2020 - 20:23
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126 by Agro
Tue, 09/22/2020 - 02:17
Hot topic MF01 Mini / MT07- Mod/Upgrade - Copper Heatsink Cover Plate (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by man of light » Fri, 11/29/2019 - 04:12
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30,355 by pfuender
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 23:04
Hot topic Soldering iron tips, how to solder SMD without ruining the PCB (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by Lexel » Wed, 10/23/2019 - 10:43
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2,959 by Foghorne
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 20:36
Hot topic UV-C Sterilizer Build?
by DarkOutHere » Tue, 07/07/2020 - 18:41
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434 by ggf31416
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 19:52
Hot topic Convoy's 17mm / 22mm driver for SST-40 sense resistor mod feedback :-/
by Barkuti » Tue, 06/11/2019 - 23:13
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1,168 by Barkuti
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 18:19
Hot topic Anduril ... 2? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by ToyKeeper » Mon, 07/06/2020 - 20:51
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9,377 by dave1010
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 14:20
Hot topic What did you mod today? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by pilotdog68 » Mon, 01/04/2016 - 23:20
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798,235 by djozz
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 12:54
Normal topic R50 bezel - thread or press fit?
by Unheard » Mon, 09/21/2020 - 12:15
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Mon, 09/21/2020 - 12:15
Normal topic skyray king to blf q8 transformation
by nmbusa » Sun, 09/20/2020 - 11:59
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171 by JaredM
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 12:04
Hot topic Replacment LED for Sofirn sp33
by YuvalS » Mon, 09/14/2020 - 15:02
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255 by YuvalS
Mon, 09/21/2020 - 08:57
Hot topic [ Lume1-FW3X: Constant Current Buck-Boost & FET Driver with Anduril + RGB Aux ] - For Sale Now! (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by loneoceans » Tue, 02/11/2020 - 15:37
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18,825 by Scallywag
Sun, 09/20/2020 - 20:57
Normal topic Problem with recent mod, please check my diag.
by Itinifni » Sun, 09/20/2020 - 15:36
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87 by Lightbringer
Sun, 09/20/2020 - 20:54
Hot topic [Reference] Nichia E17A/E21A (2000K - 6500K, R9050/R9080, color) CCT and tint shots (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by clemence » Sun, 03/24/2019 - 15:50
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13,196 by jon_slider
Sat, 09/19/2020 - 15:23
Hot topic Interest list: Q8 MCPCB with XHP50.2@5000K (Page: 1, 2)
by Unheard » Thu, 08/20/2020 - 07:40
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1,275 by KawiBoy1428
Sat, 09/19/2020 - 08:26
Normal topic OTR i3 project [was: Need advice: Thermal paste between pill and body?]
by Unheard » Sat, 09/12/2020 - 04:05
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269 by Unheard
Sat, 09/19/2020 - 07:20
Normal topic Solderless copper braid spring bypass discussion thread
by patmurris » Wed, 09/16/2020 - 17:36
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256 by NeutralFan
Fri, 09/18/2020 - 21:45
Normal topic GT Mini - Colored LED mod(help needed)
by Artiet59 » Thu, 09/17/2020 - 11:50
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Thu, 09/17/2020 - 11:50
Normal topic Make a BLF Q8 mule?
by whatisthisidonteven » Mon, 09/14/2020 - 18:25
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272 by kiriba-ru
Thu, 09/17/2020 - 06:59
Normal topic Emisar D4V2 new driver
by WallKiller » Wed, 09/16/2020 - 15:33
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268 by WallKiller
Thu, 09/17/2020 - 06:58
Normal topic Driver recommendations for xhp70.2
by slopegatri70 » Sun, 05/26/2019 - 15:00
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257 by Sirstinky
Wed, 09/16/2020 - 22:13
Normal topic Any real good flashlight modders located close to Belgium?
by Beamz » Wed, 09/16/2020 - 17:49
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Wed, 09/16/2020 - 17:49
Hot topic LH351D 90CRI Spectrum Tests (Page: 1, 2, 3, 4)
by contactcr » Wed, 08/21/2019 - 13:02
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6,324 by Blggg
Wed, 09/16/2020 - 11:51
Normal topic E21A sm403 d220 is this the good one...
by John Deez » Sun, 09/13/2020 - 01:11
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206 by John Deez
Tue, 09/15/2020 - 18:32
Normal topic Nichia NV4WB35AM
by Agro » Wed, 10/23/2019 - 14:48
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795 by zak.wilson
Tue, 09/15/2020 - 16:19
Hot topic OSRAM CSLNM1.TG & CULNM1.TG 1mm², CSLPM1.TG & CULPM1.TG 2mm² (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by luminarium iaculator » Mon, 10/29/2018 - 06:38
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81,538 by luminarium iaculator
Tue, 09/15/2020 - 15:20
Normal topic Ruined my Lumintop HL3A. Solved.
by dropman » Sat, 09/12/2020 - 13:59
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206 by dropman
Tue, 09/15/2020 - 13:33
Hot topic Babka firmware development (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by gchart » Fri, 10/21/2016 - 11:59
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6,614 by aw73
Tue, 09/15/2020 - 10:39
Hot topic Q8 modding (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by The Miller » Sun, 06/25/2017 - 08:18
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134,054 by Tom E
Mon, 09/14/2020 - 13:35
Hot topic 2020 Flashlight Host and Uncommon Budget Flashlights (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by freeme » Tue, 01/05/2016 - 22:42
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68,330 by Tom E
Sun, 09/13/2020 - 15:04
Normal topic Luxeon HL2X
by ECHO » Mon, 07/13/2020 - 10:54
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364 by Scallywag
Sun, 09/13/2020 - 01:42
Hot topic MCPCB Solder reflow Temp?
by Katherine Alicia » Sat, 09/12/2020 - 04:02
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233 by oweban
Sat, 09/12/2020 - 22:21
Normal topic Wowtax A4- Recommend a 12v LED or others for emitter swap please
by mountainair26 » Sat, 09/12/2020 - 17:54
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Sat, 09/12/2020 - 17:54

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