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row of leds?
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row of leds?

by berlusconi on Thu Nov 08, 2012 8:10 am

What is the best way to place eight LEDs to achieve greater distance? alongside a row or two rows one above the other?
this way:




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Re: row of leds?

by adafruit_support_bill on Thu Nov 08, 2012 9:04 am

For bare leds, it doesn't matter. If you plan to put some focusing optics in front of the leds to narrow the beam, the two-row configuration would be better.
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