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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62,784 by kzrm316
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 06:15
Sticky topic Sticky: Old-Lumens (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Old-Lumens » Mon, 12/19/2016 - 21:04
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13,487 by borked
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 06:28
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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92,558 by Lexel
Wed, 02/22/2017 - 17:54
Sticky topic Sticky: Oshpark Projects (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Rufusbduck » Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:20
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101,820 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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131,032 by LatticeBlight
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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13,060 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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5,170 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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10,440 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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12,122 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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217,247 by T18
Tue, 11/08/2016 - 21:28
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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40,657 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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10,400 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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42,760 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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35,493 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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9,971 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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9,877 by Don
Sat, 04/10/2010 - 14:23
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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28,688 by Lexel
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 22:04
Hot topic [[ GXB20 Driver – Homemade Constant Current Programmable XHP50 Single-Cell Boost Driver! ]] (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by loneoceans » Fri, 02/03/2017 - 18:13
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4,108 by Barkuti
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 20:59
Hot topic Soldering copper braid to aluminum... Success!
by AlexGT » Fri, 03/20/2015 - 13:38
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2,347 by Zebretta
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 19:17
Normal topic Shorten your 7135s for space-constrained mods!
by tterev3 » Mon, 02/27/2017 - 15:47
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170 by Jerommel
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 17:58
Hot topic Sot-89 buck IC, possible minimag buck driver (Page: 1, 2)
by Rufusbduck » Tue, 02/21/2017 - 17:42
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755 by loneoceans
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 16:03
Normal topic Can the BLF A6 driver be flashed with new firmware?
by sac02 » Sun, 02/26/2017 - 22:18
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Mon, 02/27/2017 - 15:49
Hot topic Brinyte B158 mod thread (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by mhanlen » Wed, 12/09/2015 - 18:02
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15,656 by Dutcheee
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 15:30
Hot topic Thermal paste
by dealgrabber2002 » Sun, 02/26/2017 - 18:31
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493 by Enderman
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 12:01
Hot topic U.S. made P60 host in 20700 (Page: 1, 2)
by texas shooter » Thu, 02/23/2017 - 14:42
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1,452 by TexasLumens
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 10:12
Normal topic Which led bulbs to replace multiple halogen bulbs?
by jumpjack » Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:29
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Mon, 02/27/2017 - 10:06
Normal topic Thoughts on some sort of semi-controlled de-doming experiment?
by sac02 » Sun, 02/26/2017 - 09:06
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Mon, 02/27/2017 - 08:40
Normal topic Springs needed
by tekwyzrd » Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:51
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Mon, 02/27/2017 - 04:35
Hot topic 22mm drivers, or 20mm=>22mm adapters?
by Lightbringer » Wed, 02/22/2017 - 23:08
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Mon, 02/27/2017 - 01:52
Hot topic Photos of your lights strip, polished, baked, or whatever you thinks it look good! (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by tim70 » Sun, 10/30/2016 - 15:10
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4,502 by niko82
Sun, 02/26/2017 - 16:42
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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5,371 by led4power
Sun, 02/26/2017 - 14:08
Hot topic Reflowing XML in reverse?
by everydaysurvivalgear » Sat, 02/25/2017 - 23:34
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Sun, 02/26/2017 - 13:05
Hot topic 3D printed 18650 light, playing with the idea. (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by PeterF » Tue, 12/27/2016 - 16:01
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3,088 by PeterF
Sun, 02/26/2017 - 12:57
Hot topic Best way to dedome xp-l2 hd?
by Sukoi » Fri, 02/24/2017 - 16:02
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Sun, 02/26/2017 - 05:34
Hot topic What did you mod today? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by pilotdog68 » Mon, 01/04/2016 - 23:20
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134,186 by ZozzV6
Sun, 02/26/2017 - 04:05
Normal topic March Massive Mondays Modding Madness
by Boaz » Sun, 02/26/2017 - 01:19
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Sun, 02/26/2017 - 02:22
Hot topic djozz driver hack #2. (was: Colour driver build, based on D882 sot89 transistor?)
by djozz » Mon, 09/22/2014 - 04:52
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2,951 by Rufusbduck
Sat, 02/25/2017 - 16:49
Normal topic Need quality OP P60 xp-g empty drop-in
by sp5it » Sat, 02/25/2017 - 14:30
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Sat, 02/25/2017 - 16:45
Normal topic Odd driver behavior (fet+7135 BLF A6)
by Bourbon Guy » Mon, 12/07/2015 - 04:00
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686 by Sivy
Sat, 02/25/2017 - 16:05
Normal topic Vaporizer battery + XHP70 = pocket rocket, right?
by xorg » Fri, 02/24/2017 - 10:24
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494 by Enderman
Sat, 02/25/2017 - 13:59
Normal topic STILL LOOKING - WTB: 20mm TPAD Quad XP DTP Copper MCPCB
by Caleb » Sun, 02/19/2017 - 19:32
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Sat, 02/25/2017 - 13:09
Hot topic DEL's OSH-Park driver boards (Page: 1, 2)
by DEL » Sun, 01/29/2017 - 19:16
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1,482 by DEL
Sat, 02/25/2017 - 06:56
Hot topic Mod - SolarStorm X2 Clone - Pic Heavy (In-Progress) (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by ImA4Wheelr » Sun, 10/19/2014 - 03:42
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10,060 by Jouna
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 11:07
Hot topic DIY USB soldering microscope (Page: 1, 2)
by WarHawk-AVG » Fri, 02/03/2017 - 19:30
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2,109 by sedstar
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 02:18
Hot topic Fusion 36 6.3W "Eco"
by PHeller » Fri, 02/10/2017 - 15:46
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419 by PHeller
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 17:10
Normal topic color driver programming Q.
by alpg88 » Thu, 02/23/2017 - 12:39
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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 16:37
Hot topic The HELLFIGHTER mod thread! (Page: 1, 2)
by Enderman » Mon, 02/13/2017 - 00:03
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1,940 by Enderman
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 16:22
Hot topic Nichia NVSU233A-D1 U365
by clemence » Tue, 02/21/2017 - 10:38
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761 by Lexel
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 13:21
Hot topic D.I.Y. Illuminated tailcap - OP "refreshed" 8/29 (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by pilotdog68 » Sun, 02/22/2015 - 00:35
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109,494 by Texas_Ace
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:03

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