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Insanely Bright 60W LED Backlight for a 58″ Plasma Screen

    Ambilight, which is short for Ambient Lighting Technology, is a feature invented by Philips Electronics into their TVs that analyzes the signal and adjusts a ring of LEDs to match colors. We can build a simple “Ambilight” clone. Macetech member Garrett with his team build an Insanely Bright 60W LED Backlight for a […]

Sparkleball for New Year’s eve

  On 2010 New Year’s Eve Macetech member Garrett build a miniature version of the Times Square sparkleball using about 120 16oz plastic cups hot-glued together into a sphere. He has documented the build so you could build your own. “Materials used: six Satellite Modules (high power RGB LED arrays), six ShiftBars (three channel LED controllers), […]