Finally found some time to finish off this project. Pretty happy with the results. 😎 The daylight controller in action
A little more progress tonight. The LEDs are all wired up into 4 segments. The lenses are attached and a test run was done with power.
I finally got around to ordering from RapidLED last week and my parcel arrived on Friday. As I found time over the weekend, I did a little work on the system. My order from Rapid was a solderless 48 LED dimmable kit with daylight controller. It’s a good thing I took my time with ordering […]
Seems like its been forever but a week down and I can see 2 new shoots at the tank edge heading up. Should be a heap more where the eye can’t see now. 😎
Working to a tight budget, I had ruled out getting the Fluval Edge tank early on in this project. However, that hasn’t stopped me from trying to achieve a similar look through DIY. I made some minor modifications to my first attempt:
Firstly some materials from Bunnings: These bottom 2 pieces I will join to make a lip for a splash back cover and also a lip for the LED plate to sit on. The top sheet was a thin flat piece of aluminium with fins that I noticed while looking at the stand frame. Thought […]