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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Sun, 04/23/2017 - 17:43
Sticky topic Sticky: djozz tests (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Thu, 12/10/2015 - 04:38
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Thu, 04/20/2017 - 09:43
Sticky topic Sticky: Old-Lumens (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Old-Lumens » Mon, 12/19/2016 - 21:04
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Wed, 04/19/2017 - 23:47
Sticky topic Sticky: Oshpark Projects (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Rufusbduck » Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:20
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106,773 by SJT
Tue, 04/18/2017 - 14:19
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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139,140 by Joey Adams
Fri, 03/24/2017 - 16:25
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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221,777 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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95,426 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: 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: 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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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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10,129 by Don
Sat, 04/10/2010 - 14:23
Hot topic Cree XHP50.2 (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by djozz » Thu, 12/15/2016 - 09:50
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6,587 by Wieselflinkpro
Fri, 04/28/2017 - 15:43
Normal topic Interest list for Texas Avenger "TA" / Bistro HD OTSM drivers fully tested running Bistro or Narsil, Clicky or E-switch, SIR800
by Lexel » Sun, 04/23/2017 - 12:24
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 15:31
Hot topic [UPDATE:v1.3][OTSM-WORKS!] bistro-HD, bistro your way. OTSM, eswitch, Vcc reads, safe_presses, turbo timeout... (Page: 1, 2, 3, 4)
by Flintrock » Fri, 02/17/2017 - 10:52
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 13:46
Hot topic DEL's OSH-Park driver boards (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by DEL » Sun, 01/29/2017 - 19:16
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:42
Hot topic LD-3: LD-2 on vitaminS (2-12Amps CC with configurable UI) (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by led4power » Tue, 11/01/2016 - 16:59
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:15
Hot topic Another little driver that won't be much use to most of you guys (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by DavidEF » Mon, 01/02/2017 - 22:48
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:53
Hot topic making a small batch of Texas Avenger "TA" Drivers fully tested running Bistro or Narsil, Clicky or E-switch, SIR800 (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Lexel » Mon, 03/27/2017 - 16:37
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7,132 by Sukoi
Fri, 04/28/2017 - 05:43
Hot topic Mike C: v6 drivers, ATtiny841 based.
by Mike C » Wed, 03/29/2017 - 04:20
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 04:00
Hot topic What did you mod today? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by pilotdog68 » Mon, 01/04/2016 - 23:20
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 02:24
Normal topic What difference should I expect? Same light, different emitter...
by feralcomprehension » Thu, 04/27/2017 - 23:41
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Fri, 04/28/2017 - 01:42
Normal topic Buck-Boost Drivers
by Jensen567 » Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:36
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Thu, 04/27/2017 - 21:38
Normal topic H2-C Boost Driver
by D10ten » Sun, 01/01/2017 - 17:24
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Thu, 04/27/2017 - 13:29
Hot topic [[ GXB20 Driver – Homemade Constant Current Programmable XHP50 Single-Cell Boost Driver! ]] (Page: 1, 2, 3, 4)
by loneoceans » Fri, 02/03/2017 - 18:13
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Thu, 04/27/2017 - 13:05
Normal topic Driver Hunting... Yezl Y3 + XHP50.2 + E-Swtich
by Eclipse911t » Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:03
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Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:32
Normal topic Emitters on “thermoelectric separated” (DTP) boards at FastTech
by Barkuti » Sat, 04/22/2017 - 16:49
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Thu, 04/27/2017 - 07:13
Normal topic Convoy S2+ Triple
by Mr.Scott » Sun, 04/23/2017 - 16:32
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Thu, 04/27/2017 - 00:31
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, 04/26/2017 - 11:17
Hot topic Olight S2 tear down
by -X3- » Tue, 04/19/2016 - 01:34
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Wed, 04/26/2017 - 01:55
Normal topic What LEDs fit what MCPCB?
by everydaysurvivalgear » Sun, 04/23/2017 - 21:43
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Wed, 04/26/2017 - 00:30
Hot topic Something I've been working on
by pinkpanda3310 » Sun, 04/23/2017 - 10:23
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Tue, 04/25/2017 - 20:04
Hot topic A Perfect Dedome? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Tom E » Thu, 03/28/2013 - 00:51
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55,876 by LightRider
Tue, 04/25/2017 - 16:29
Hot topic Nichia NVSU233A-D1 U365 (Page: 1, 2)
by clemence » Tue, 02/21/2017 - 10:38
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1,836 by clemence
Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:55
Normal topic Parallel drivers, batteries and chargers on a single LED.
by PeterF » Mon, 04/24/2017 - 13:04
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Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:22
Hot topic New Nichia NVSU233B-D4 365nm
by clemence » Fri, 04/07/2017 - 13:21
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Tue, 04/25/2017 - 07:29
Hot topic Testing a custom made 16mm Nichia 119 copper core board (non-DTP), and maybe sell some to you (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Mon, 08/29/2016 - 15:54
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5,944 by Lexel
Mon, 04/24/2017 - 23:48
Normal topic Close look on UV LEDs
by Lexel » Thu, 03/16/2017 - 15:10
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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 22:08
Hot topic Thorfire TG-06 problems
by Blackdragon1230 » Fri, 04/14/2017 - 22:54
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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 20:29
Hot topic Modifying the FandyFire Rook, what to do with this driver? *Pic Heavy* (Page: 1, 2)
by DB Custom » Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:52
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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 17:03
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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26,438 by Janaboy
Mon, 04/24/2017 - 12:35
Hot topic Convoy L2/L6 modding thread (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by J-Dub74 » Thu, 11/03/2016 - 16:27
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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 05:32
Normal topic Ordering metal core PCBs, what things to consider?
by PeterF » Sat, 04/22/2017 - 22:57
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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 04:15
Normal topic How to build a linear LED driver that is dimmable?
by PeterF » Sat, 04/22/2017 - 12:56
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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 03:01
Normal topic please delete
by tekwyzrd » Sun, 04/23/2017 - 01:13
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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 01:53

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