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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A selection of incredible mods by talented BLF members
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Sticky topic Sticky: Flashlight Firmware Repository (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by ToyKeeper » Fri, 03/20/2015 - 00:27
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66,381 by gchart
Wed, 03/22/2017 - 18:44
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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219,336 by caramba
Sun, 03/12/2017 - 14:36
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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93,757 by HighEfficiency
Mon, 03/06/2017 - 15:27
Sticky topic Sticky: How to reflow solder an LED emitter on a PCB or MCPCB. (Page: 1, 2)
by vestureofblood » Thu, 04/28/2016 - 20:16
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Sat, 03/04/2017 - 22:29
Sticky topic Sticky: Old-Lumens (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Old-Lumens » Mon, 12/19/2016 - 21:04
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Fri, 03/03/2017 - 04:38
Sticky topic Sticky: djozz tests (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Thu, 12/10/2015 - 04:38
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Thu, 03/02/2017 - 19:52
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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Wed, 03/01/2017 - 09:14
Sticky topic Sticky: Oshpark Projects (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Rufusbduck » Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:20
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103,385 by Texas_Ace
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 17:41
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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Wed, 02/15/2017 - 17:35
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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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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Mon, 11/21/2016 - 16:28
Sticky topic Sticky: Good driver list
by Nil Einne » Thu, 07/08/2010 - 17:37
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Wed, 12/02/2015 - 03:18
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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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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Thu, 12/11/2014 - 12:09
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: Pictures of some emitters
by SPAMBOT » Mon, 09/06/2010 - 18:31
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10,012 by lightme
Thu, 12/26/2013 - 00:15
Sticky topic Sticky: Troubleshooting lights (Page: 1, 2)
by Don » Tue, 04/06/2010 - 12:14
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Sat, 04/10/2010 - 14:23
Hot topic What did you mod today? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by pilotdog68 » Mon, 01/04/2016 - 23:20
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Thu, 03/23/2017 - 12:02
Normal topic Ultrafire F13 mod
by Lightbringer » Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:27
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Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:50
Normal topic NovicesFirmwareGuide: learn to use existing code for your custom builds (WIP) <!--break-->
by RotorHead64 » Sun, 03/12/2017 - 19:32
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Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:30
Normal topic Compiling on windows without Atmel Studio
by Flintrock » Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:15
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Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:36
Normal topic Which solder and hakko tips
by Sledgestone » Thu, 03/23/2017 - 07:39
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Thu, 03/23/2017 - 07:39
Hot topic My first mod thread! WooHoo!
by DavidEF » Tue, 03/21/2017 - 20:02
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Thu, 03/23/2017 - 06:29
Hot topic Planning an aspheric scratch build (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by tekwyzrd » Sun, 03/19/2017 - 13:21
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Thu, 03/23/2017 - 05:53
Hot topic Hacking a Youyue-858d hot-air rework station (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by texaspyro » Mon, 01/13/2014 - 22:15
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21,274 by Mike1052
Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:48
Hot topic A really, really easy 10 minute 18V power tool flashlight mod.
by dchomak » Thu, 02/13/2014 - 12:52
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13,257 by NorCal
Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:01
Hot topic Testing a Cree XHP50.2 J4 3A led (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by djozz » Thu, 03/02/2017 - 19:23
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3,626 by Flintrock
Wed, 03/22/2017 - 23:53
Hot topic Baked / Heat Colored Convoy Pictures
by Justintoxicated » Thu, 03/09/2017 - 15:44
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 19:59
Hot topic Texas Avenger "TA" Driver series - Triple channel + Bistro or Narsil + Clicky or E-switch - The Ultimate open source driver! (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Texas_Ace » Mon, 08/08/2016 - 20:42
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 19:48
Hot topic Success! Thermally regulated linear driver (Page: 1, 2)
by gchart » Thu, 02/16/2017 - 01:29
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 19:36
Hot topic [BUG FIXES] bistro-HD (OTSM, 4channel, Vcc,Eswitch, etc in attiny25) (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by Flintrock » Fri, 02/17/2017 - 10:52
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 19:14
Normal topic Olight S-mini tear down
by -X3- » Wed, 11/16/2016 - 14:22
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 18:20
Normal topic Making my own ALUMINUM STOCK... *pics*
by sedstar » Sun, 03/19/2017 - 05:12
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 14:02
Hot topic 3D printed 18650 light, playing with the idea. (Page: 1, 2, 3, 4)
by PeterF » Tue, 12/27/2016 - 16:01
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4,100 by PeterF
Wed, 03/22/2017 - 13:52
Normal topic FX-30 driver running on 9.0-12.6 Volts?
by Jerommel » Fri, 03/03/2017 - 15:00
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 13:06
Normal topic Scurion type casing and aluminium case battery pack
by ZOTZ » Wed, 03/22/2017 - 09:32
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 09:32
Normal topic Battery holder parts
by Matjazz » Thu, 03/16/2017 - 19:07
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Wed, 03/22/2017 - 07:12
Hot topic Tear Down (and upcoming mod) - Boruit RJ-02 Headlight (Pic Heavy) (Page: 1, 2)
by ImA4Wheelr » Wed, 08/03/2016 - 23:28
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3,614 by garrybunk
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 14:02
Normal topic Astrolux s41s triple
by MrJohnny » Mon, 03/20/2017 - 23:23
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Tue, 03/21/2017 - 13:43
Hot topic Light diffuser material from Luminit (Page: 1, 2)
by RobertB » Thu, 02/02/2017 - 16:34
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1,687 by Johnnyh
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 12:46
Hot topic [Oshpark] BLF SRK FET v3 (LFPAK56 / Triple Channel / ATtiny13A+85) (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by HarleyQuin » Sat, 07/09/2016 - 17:59
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4,801 by Tom E
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 12:13
Normal topic Got a Hakko FX888 on the cheap and now
by dekozn » Tue, 03/21/2017 - 09:25
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Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:20
Hot topic Poll: Which do you prefer? MTG2 vs XHP70
by pilotdog68 » Tue, 03/03/2015 - 16:34
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6,970 by Enderman
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 01:25
Normal topic building the perfect beast, take 1...
by sedstar » Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:33
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Tue, 03/21/2017 - 00:51
Normal topic Can anyone identify this??
by teacher » Mon, 03/20/2017 - 19:42
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Mon, 03/20/2017 - 22:57
Normal topic Need quality OP P60 xp-g empty drop-in
by sp5it » Sat, 02/25/2017 - 14:30
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Mon, 03/20/2017 - 15:34
Normal topic Thrunite T10 XP-L version: tear-down and mod
by EasyB » Sun, 03/19/2017 - 23:19
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Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:02
Hot topic Guide: how to flash ATtiny13a based drivers (NANJG, QLITE, etc.) with custom firmware (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Hoop » Mon, 12/08/2014 - 14:47
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23,495 by strango
Mon, 03/20/2017 - 10:55
Normal topic Astrolux S1/BLF A6 A17DD-L FET+1 on fw clicky switch
by vidramon » Sun, 03/19/2017 - 19:41
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Mon, 03/20/2017 - 10:18
Hot topic fabricating a light from scratch on the lathe... *pics*
by sedstar » Sat, 03/18/2017 - 04:55
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Sun, 03/19/2017 - 18:24

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