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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6311 XML3 Drop-in ...
by mattlward
07/27/2021 - 21:10
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A selection of incredible mods by talented BLF members
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7851 Copper Build
by sesgum
07/26/2021 - 14:57

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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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215,474 by SammysHP
Wed, 07/28/2021 - 00:19
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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21,676 by pennzy
Sun, 07/18/2021 - 09:04
Sticky topic Sticky: Oshpark Projects (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Rufusbduck » Thu, 03/13/2014 - 16:20
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188,147 by tech
Fri, 04/30/2021 - 11:36
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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61,478 by Sunnysunsun
Wed, 03/31/2021 - 12:44
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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313,179 by Maschinendreher
Tue, 03/16/2021 - 21:12
Sticky topic Sticky: How to reflow solder an LED emitter on a PCB or MCPCB. (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by vestureofblood » Thu, 04/28/2016 - 20:16
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34,744 by NeutralFan
Fri, 03/05/2021 - 22:34
Sticky topic Sticky: djozz tests (Page: 1, 2)
by djozz » Thu, 12/10/2015 - 04:38
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35,676 by djozz
Sat, 09/26/2020 - 06:28
Sticky topic Sticky: Good driver list
by Nil Einne » Thu, 07/08/2010 - 17:37
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14,624 by Lick
Tue, 02/04/2020 - 16:54
Sticky topic Sticky: [Flashing drivers] Lexels firmware builds and flashing guide
by Lexel » Sun, 09/08/2019 - 17:20
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4,379 by ver_ivanz007
Wed, 11/06/2019 - 02:46
Sticky topic Sticky: Pictures of some emitters
by SPAMBOT » Mon, 09/06/2010 - 18:31
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Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:24
Sticky topic Sticky: Old-Lumens (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Old-Lumens » Mon, 12/19/2016 - 21:04
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54,012 by RAW74
Sun, 12/30/2018 - 08:12
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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324,631 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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154,589 by HighEfficiency
Mon, 03/06/2017 - 15:27
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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76,772 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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59,455 by Samlittle
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: 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 so I have purchased a cheapy light meter, and
by firehopper » Mon, 08/02/2021 - 18:28
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Tue, 08/03/2021 - 18:31
Hot topic What did you mod today? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by pilotdog68 » Mon, 01/04/2016 - 23:20
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964,680 by Neurotoxin
Tue, 08/03/2021 - 18:27
Normal topic looking for lightning code for attiny85
by pinkpanda3310 » Tue, 08/03/2021 - 06:08
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Tue, 08/03/2021 - 17:34
Normal topic Anyone want to split USA shipping for Clemence/Virence store?
by PyriteParachute » Mon, 08/02/2021 - 16:18
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Tue, 08/03/2021 - 17:25
Hot topic Anduril 2 UI diagrams (generic, Lumintop, Sofirn) (Page: 1, 2)
by Lux-Perpetua » Sat, 03/13/2021 - 14:11
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Tue, 08/03/2021 - 14:01
Hot topic new flashlight design (Page: 1, 2)
by pointermachineworks » Mon, 05/03/2021 - 15:16
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1,445 by jon_slider
Tue, 08/03/2021 - 10:12
Hot topic More New Cree Goodness coming.... (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by welight » Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:44
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2,822 by ArtieT59
Tue, 08/03/2021 - 05:27
Hot topic 2021 Flashlight Host and Uncommon Budget Flashlights (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by freeme » Tue, 01/05/2016 - 22:42
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Mon, 08/02/2021 - 13:31
Hot topic Anduril ... 2? (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by ToyKeeper » Mon, 07/06/2020 - 20:51
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Sun, 08/01/2021 - 10:00
Normal topic Driver 3 XM-ls
by Chris_68 » Sat, 07/31/2021 - 15:50
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Sun, 08/01/2021 - 05:33
Hot topic WAVIEN collars are BACK! Are you interested? [group buy over] (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Enderman » Fri, 06/08/2018 - 22:43
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15,860 by djozz
Sun, 08/01/2021 - 03:22
Normal topic Looking for tips/parts to build S2+ triple
by MoreLumens » Tue, 07/13/2021 - 08:06
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Sat, 07/31/2021 - 17:40
Hot topic 501,021 lm flashlight; Guinness record for brightest "flashlight"
by h2o » Tue, 07/27/2021 - 23:35
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Sat, 07/31/2021 - 07:51
Normal topic Best emitters to avoid green tint at low levels
by Pyrokiwi » Fri, 07/30/2021 - 18:35
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Fri, 07/30/2021 - 21:00
Hot topic Adventures in TinyAVR 1-Series (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by gchart » Mon, 03/11/2019 - 10:51
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11,511 by Microa
Fri, 07/30/2021 - 07:24
Normal topic My New LT1 Accessory
by MtnDon » Tue, 07/27/2021 - 18:00
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Wed, 07/28/2021 - 20:59
Normal topic Mod hotspot to get smooth transition to spill?
by Scotty321 » Sat, 05/15/2021 - 15:41
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Wed, 07/28/2021 - 02:43
Hot topic Diy dynamo flashlight
by devryd » Sun, 07/18/2021 - 16:48
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Tue, 07/27/2021 - 17:07
Normal topic upgrade blf gt with sbt90.2 (kit or parts available?)
by netprince » Mon, 07/12/2021 - 11:07
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Tue, 07/27/2021 - 16:13
Normal topic FW programing for begginers
by YuvalS » Mon, 07/26/2021 - 20:17
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Tue, 07/27/2021 - 04:12
Hot topic BLF Interest List: EX3 High Current Beryllium Copper Silver Plated springs and SST-20 FD2 95CRI(NICE UPDATE LAST POST) (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by BlueSwordM » Thu, 05/30/2019 - 23:37
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Tue, 07/27/2021 - 01:13
Normal topic WTB about 3 Q-lite 4.9mm springs
by mattlward » Sun, 07/25/2021 - 23:49
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Mon, 07/26/2021 - 22:15
Hot topic The Minoan Prince
by pol77 » Mon, 10/05/2020 - 10:35
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Mon, 07/26/2021 - 18:26
Normal topic Has anyone been having issues with MTN's 17DDMs recently?
by Cythras » Sat, 07/24/2021 - 17:00
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Sun, 07/25/2021 - 21:47
Normal topic [REVIEW] Handskit T12 PID controlled Soldering Iron
by jeff51 » Thu, 07/22/2021 - 16:38
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Sun, 07/25/2021 - 13:26
Hot topic EC11 MELD update with LASER! The ultimate small EDC
by tterev3 » Thu, 01/12/2017 - 16:37
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3,912 by Zimman
Fri, 07/23/2021 - 22:11
Hot topic Luminus SFT40 test (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by djozz » Tue, 06/29/2021 - 08:39
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2,333 by kaTz21
Fri, 07/23/2021 - 06:33
Hot topic Luxeon HL2X (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by ECHO » Mon, 07/13/2020 - 10:54
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2,664 by Rayoui
Thu, 07/22/2021 - 22:42
Normal topic Tint mixing with triple optics?
by dropman » Wed, 07/21/2021 - 14:29
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Thu, 07/22/2021 - 21:24
Hot topic Adding a LASER to my D4 (and CCT adjustment, and USBC charging, and UV, and RGB...)
by tterev3 » Sun, 07/18/2021 - 14:05
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Thu, 07/22/2021 - 14:08
Normal topic G2x bezel replacement?
by Nøn-st » Tue, 07/20/2021 - 19:44
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Wed, 07/21/2021 - 21:28
Normal topic Seoul Z5M4 (3535 High Power Emitter)
by cetary » Tue, 07/20/2021 - 16:04
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Tue, 07/20/2021 - 22:28

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