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: - 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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123,385 by keltex78
Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:26
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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90,554 by garrybunk
Wed, 01/18/2017 - 09:31
Sticky topic Sticky: Old-Lumens (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Old-Lumens » Mon, 12/19/2016 - 21:04
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11,156 by nitroz
Fri, 01/13/2017 - 18:15
Sticky topic Sticky: Flashlight Firmware Repository (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by ToyKeeper » Fri, 03/20/2015 - 00:27
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59,979 by gchart
Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:22
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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12,269 by CRX
Tue, 01/03/2017 - 10:20
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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4,899 by roughrider
Fri, 12/30/2016 - 20:32
Sticky topic Sticky: one stop mod reference shop (Page: 1, 2)
by gords1001 » Fri, 11/16/2012 - 16:18
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10,224 by Magneticitist
Mon, 11/21/2016 - 16:28
Sticky topic Sticky: djozz tests (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Thu, 12/10/2015 - 04:38
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11,458 by -X3-
Wed, 11/09/2016 - 15:43
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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214,995 by T18
Tue, 11/08/2016 - 21:28
Sticky topic Sticky: Oshpark Projects (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Rufusbduck » Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:20
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99,130 by Mike C
Fri, 05/13/2016 - 03:15
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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39,757 by Testerx.Loner
Sun, 03/27/2016 - 10:36
Sticky topic Sticky: Good driver list
by Nil Einne » Thu, 07/08/2010 - 17:37
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10,225 by MountainKing
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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41,894 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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34,273 by Billy X
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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9,886 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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9,691 by Don
Sat, 04/10/2010 - 14:23
Hot topic LED turns blue on hi mode! (Page: 1, 2)
by Sivy » Sun, 01/22/2017 - 10:15
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Mon, 01/23/2017 - 12:49
Normal topic LED centering rings - what do you use, or keep on hand?
by sac02 » Mon, 01/23/2017 - 12:42
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Mon, 01/23/2017 - 12:42
Normal topic Help with Aspheric build....
by kramer5150 » Mon, 01/23/2017 - 11:02
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36 by kramer5150
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 11:36
Hot topic 3D printed 18650 light, playing with the idea. (Page: 1, 2)
by PeterF » Tue, 12/27/2016 - 16:01
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1,587 by snakebite
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 11:33
Normal topic KD 105E driver question.
by mattlward » Mon, 01/23/2017 - 09:34
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Mon, 01/23/2017 - 11:10
Normal topic The new LED XHP50.2
by steel_1024 » Mon, 01/23/2017 - 03:31
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310 by djozz
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 08:03
Hot topic 3rd generation Oslon Square, a 5000K 70CRI led tested
by djozz » Mon, 02/29/2016 - 19:05
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2,113 by djozz
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 04:20
Hot topic What did you mod today? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by pilotdog68 » Mon, 01/04/2016 - 23:20
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119,114 by mattlward
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 00:04
Normal topic DIY mini hotplate for LED reflowing - beta version
by sac02 » Sat, 01/21/2017 - 20:52
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448 by vwpieces
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 22:14
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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9,648 by J-Dub74
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 22:03
Normal topic Introducing clickFlash for Windows users
by Joshk » Sun, 01/22/2017 - 20:53
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Sun, 01/22/2017 - 20:57
Hot topic Attiny25/45/85 FW Development Thread (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by ImA4Wheelr » Tue, 08/04/2015 - 00:31
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62,615 by Flintrock
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 19:14
Normal topic Budget Soldering Iron, old one die ?
by vidramon » Tue, 12/06/2016 - 20:22
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Sun, 01/22/2017 - 18:57
Normal topic Oslon IR LED
by Superslack » Fri, 01/20/2017 - 22:36
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166 by Lexel
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 17:47
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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1,895 by DavidEF
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 17:09
Normal topic Does this Firmware Exist?
by stevensmith501 » Sat, 01/21/2017 - 22:55
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Sun, 01/22/2017 - 15:24
Normal topic Lumintop Tool Ti led replace
by sp5it » Sun, 01/22/2017 - 13:28
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127 by Lexel
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 14:55
Hot topic Plastic aspheric lenses?
by EasyB » Thu, 01/19/2017 - 12:25
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390 by Enderman
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 11:27
Hot topic Xpg3 2d, vs 219c high cri for triple or quad optic (Page: 1, 2)
by JakeDjanitor » Thu, 01/19/2017 - 15:14
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1,050 by Texas_Ace
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 09:19
Hot topic New Osram Oslon Square, testing a 4000K 92CRI typ. emitter (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Wed, 03/18/2015 - 20:52
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5,659 by clemence
Sat, 01/21/2017 - 19:19
Normal topic Looking for 32.5mm hosts
by logesearle » Sat, 01/21/2017 - 14:47
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139 by Lexel
Sat, 01/21/2017 - 18:08
Hot topic Cree XHP50.2 (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Thu, 12/15/2016 - 09:50
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2,013 by Texas_Ace
Sat, 01/21/2017 - 17:22
Hot topic Olight SR90 Intimidator emitter swap
by Bob Loblaw » Fri, 01/20/2017 - 02:38
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501 by The_Driver
Sat, 01/21/2017 - 16:19
Hot topic First Convoy Build - Trying not to JPP myself
by Sofa » Mon, 01/09/2017 - 12:00
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775 by Sofa
Sat, 01/21/2017 - 13:45
Hot topic Anybody successfully opened a Zebralight before? (Page: 1, 2)
by emarkd » Wed, 12/07/2016 - 13:34
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1,837 by bushcraft
Sat, 01/21/2017 - 08:43
Normal topic Can an emitter swap be done on a Thrunite Ti5?
by posternerd » Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:08
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123 by zak.wilson
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 20:07
Normal topic Help me up the output from this 46mm SRK-type driver from a 4x18650 single emitter
by mountainair26 » Thu, 01/19/2017 - 20:29
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176 by kramer5150
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 17:10
Hot topic New Convoy 7135 driver cannot be flashed
by zeremefico » Fri, 01/06/2017 - 03:58
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677 by Sirius9
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 16:51
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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21,410 by garrybunk
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 16:48
Hot topic 22mm / 24mm / 26mm Contact Board - OSHpark project
by HarleyQuin » Thu, 10/30/2014 - 17:10
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1,862 by Splott-Light
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 12:22
Normal topic Single cell drivers for higher voltage LED's
by texas shooter » Tue, 07/28/2015 - 20:31
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1,120 by Mike C
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:23
Normal topic SBT-70 help
by Lights-Out » Thu, 01/19/2017 - 19:50
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135 by DavidEF
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:08
Hot topic How to read 10A, 15A, 20A and beyond with a cheap meter (Page: 1, 2)
by dchomak » Tue, 04/22/2014 - 17:34
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5,298 by LightRider
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:02

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