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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132,615 by ToyKeeper
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 20:45
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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189,428 by JFeldschau
Sat, 04/27/2019 - 09:25
Sticky topic Sticky: djozz tests (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Thu, 12/10/2015 - 04:38
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25,887 by hank
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 05:18
Sticky topic Sticky: Old-Lumens (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Old-Lumens » Mon, 12/19/2016 - 21:04
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36,646 by RAW74
Sun, 12/30/2018 - 08:12
Sticky topic Sticky: Oshpark Projects (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Rufusbduck » Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:20
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138,657 by HiTiT
Mon, 12/24/2018 - 02:10
Sticky topic Sticky: Good driver list
by Nil Einne » Thu, 07/08/2010 - 17:37
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12,530 by zenon
Thu, 09/20/2018 - 08:28
Sticky topic Sticky: How to reflow solder an LED emitter on a PCB or MCPCB. (Page: 1, 2, 3, 4)
by vestureofblood » Thu, 04/28/2016 - 20:16
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Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:16
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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274,644 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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119,352 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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52,616 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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18,568 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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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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58,365 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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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: Pictures of some emitters
by SPAMBOT » Mon, 09/06/2010 - 18:31
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12,923 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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14,728 by Don
Sat, 04/10/2010 - 14:23
Hot topic 3 volt XHP50.2 (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by skinny_tie » Sun, 02/24/2019 - 06:21
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20,969 by Tom E
Thu, 05/23/2019 - 14:44
Hot topic Q8 modding (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by The Miller » Sun, 06/25/2017 - 08:18
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101,365 by Tom E
Thu, 05/23/2019 - 14:33
Normal topic [Help needed], using Atmelstudio 7 to compile Anduril for D4 + Aux
by Anthon » Thu, 05/23/2019 - 11:06
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Thu, 05/23/2019 - 12:49
Normal topic Plotter foil to label flashlights
by RyusLightworks » Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:38
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Thu, 05/23/2019 - 12:46
Normal topic Cooked Driver- any place for replacements?
by jericho0o » Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:03
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Thu, 05/23/2019 - 12:29
Hot topic Brinyte B158 mod thread (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by mhanlen » Wed, 12/09/2015 - 18:02
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27,608 by Tom E
Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:15
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, 05/23/2019 - 07:49
Normal topic Potting compounds?
by buck91 » Wed, 05/22/2019 - 22:09
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Wed, 05/22/2019 - 22:09
Hot topic [MOD] Armytek Wizard Pro XHP50 to 4x Nichia E21A (Page: 1, 2)
by clemence » Sun, 11/12/2017 - 18:30
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4,842 by optosolis
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:10
Hot topic Deanodizing, and copper plating lights(Post 5 is where things start to get interesting, Pt6 for supplies, Pt7 zinc plating)))
by BlueSwordM » Wed, 04/17/2019 - 15:14
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Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:07
Hot topic Nichia 219B in Klarus Mi1C Ti - Issues (Page: 1, 2)
by pol77 » Fri, 05/10/2019 - 04:39
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Wed, 05/22/2019 - 14:55
Hot topic Lumileds Luxeon V, test of a 4000K 70CRI emitter (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by djozz » Sun, 09/10/2017 - 17:20
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12,654 by led4power
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 14:12
Hot topic [ GXB172 - 50W Single Cell 17mm Boost Driver! ] (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by loneoceans » Tue, 02/20/2018 - 05:25
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16,621 by Texas_Ace
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 10:54
Hot topic [Sale] Buck drivers 20, 22, 30mm L6, MF01, MF02/04(S), TN40S/42, BLF GT (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Lexel » Sat, 12/09/2017 - 23:17
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17,824 by contactcr
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 09:34
Hot topic [Oshpark] HQ ProgKey - Universal Driver Programming Key (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by HarleyQuin » Sun, 10/28/2018 - 15:42
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2,636 by Agro
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 09:10
Normal topic Osram Osconiq S3030
by Agro » Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:22
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Wed, 05/22/2019 - 08:41
Normal topic Multi-button Driver Recommendations?
by bookmann » Sun, 05/19/2019 - 21:44
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54 by bookmann
Tue, 05/21/2019 - 23:58
Hot topic [Reference] Nichia E17A/E21A (2000K - 6500K, R9050/R9080, color) CCT and tint shots (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by clemence » Sun, 03/24/2019 - 15:50
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Tue, 05/21/2019 - 23:56
Hot topic [Sale] 6. Batch "TA" 1S or 2S Bistro HD OTSM/NarsilM drivers 15-47.5mm size fit, S2+, C8, H03, MF01, MT03, Q8 Clicky or E-switch (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Lexel » Tue, 03/27/2018 - 02:36
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19,806 by Inkidu
Tue, 05/21/2019 - 22:08
Hot topic Reflow conditions tested of Osram KW CSLNM1-KW (White Flat 1mm2)
by djozz » Tue, 05/21/2019 - 07:19
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311 by led4power
Tue, 05/21/2019 - 16:35
Hot topic BLF Interest List for Silver Plated High Current Beryllium Copper Springs upgrade and 95+CRI SST20/LH351D LEDs! (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by BlueSwordM » Fri, 12/07/2018 - 22:32
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19,330 by Skylight
Tue, 05/21/2019 - 05:25
Hot topic New VirEnce MCPCB for E17/E21/119/144/233U (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by clemence » Sat, 11/26/2016 - 03:38
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26,082 by optosolis
Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:09
Hot topic Copper titanium alloys.
by zerodish » Wed, 01/16/2019 - 08:39
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Mon, 05/20/2019 - 10:28
Normal topic Jetbeam RRT-01 mods by Athlon2350
by LumenMax » Fri, 03/08/2019 - 07:40
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Sun, 05/19/2019 - 09:41
Hot topic X̶L̶6̶0̶0̶9̶ LM2577S-ADJ CC/CV SEPIC module (A.K.A. LM2577 CC/CV boost buck converter) (Page: 1, 2)
by Barkuti » Tue, 04/23/2019 - 08:24
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Sat, 05/18/2019 - 23:35
Normal topic Reverse clicky switch for Convoy S11?
by oweban » Tue, 04/02/2019 - 19:08
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Sat, 05/18/2019 - 15:38
Normal topic Burnt driver..
by 80T » Fri, 05/17/2019 - 18:11
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249 by 80T
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 13:34
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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81,758 by M3CSL
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 06:48
Hot topic NarsilM - configurable e-switch firmware for Multi channels, new v1.2 BETA (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Tom E » Sun, 05/28/2017 - 12:49
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27,393 by ToyKeeper
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 05:39
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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56,123 by ToyKeeper
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 05:03
Hot topic blue and green XP-E2, output tests (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Sat, 06/28/2014 - 19:07
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7,288 by mountainair26
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 03:03
Hot topic KD's FX-35 driver investigation (Page: 1, 2)
by Barkuti » Fri, 02/17/2017 - 01:13
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3,467 by finges
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 00:13
Hot topic Three Oslons tested: 1) latest gen. Oslon Black Flat 2) SSL80 4000K 92CRI latest gen. 3) SSL80 4500K 96CRI 1 gen. before latest (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by djozz » Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:08
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13,618 by Nicolicous
Fri, 05/17/2019 - 08:54

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