My Cart:

0 item(s) - £0.00
You have no items in your shopping cart.

Colour Changing 5mm Diffused LED - 540mCd

0.46
Standard brightness and 5mm in size, this Colour Changing LED cycles gently through a sequence of colours, making it ideal for mood lighting, toys and ornaments

Availability: In Stock.

Code1+ 10+ 100+ 500+
3591£0.46
(£0.552 incl VAT)
£0.37
(£0.444 incl VAT)
£0.30
(£0.36 incl VAT)
£0.25
(£0.30 incl VAT)
OR

This LED slowly cycles through various colours, making it ideal for mood lighting, toys or ornaments.

Operating voltage: 2.8V to 5V (this LED does not require a current limit resistor)
Current (ave): 20mA
Brightness: Red: 330 mCd Blue 500 mCd Green 750 mCd
Lens: Diffused
Manufacturer part: OSTD1DA5B32A


Click here for a tutorial describing how colour changing LEDs work.

Colour Changing LED demo and explanation
Video Colour Changing LED Demo & Explanation
Colour Changing LED demo and explanation video.
Ask Kitronik LED Current Limits
Video LED Current Limits
A video about LED current limits taken from our Ask Kitronik Live event 2012.
circuit_using_standard_led_thumb
Getting Started with E-Textiles: Basic Circuit with Standard LED
Learn how to use a through hole LED in a simple E-Textiles circuit in our easy to follow tutorial.
etextiles_leds_through_fabric_thumb
Getting Started with E-Textiles: Positioning LEDs Through Fabric
Learn how to position LEDs through fabric in our easy to follow tutorial.
colour_changing_LED_thumb
How Colour Changing LEDs Work
A guide to understanding how Colour Changing LEDs work.

Questions:

Posted by Sam, Thursday, 22 September 2016 on product Colour Changing 5mm Diffused LED - 540mCd
  • 0
    vote
    A:

    Hi Sam, The colour changing LED’s are rated to 5V’s so you wouldn’t require a resistor for these. In terms of putting them in parallel you would need to make sure that you have enough current to supply the LED’s. Each LED takes between 20-25mA, and some of the colours can take up to 50mA’s.

    Posted by Michael Lockhart on Thursday, 22 September 2016
Posted by Andrew Noble, Sunday, 20 April 2014 on product Colour Changing 5mm Diffused LED - 540mCd
  • 0
    vote
    A: The viewing angle is 30 degrees. Just be aware that if you are using 40 of them then you will need at least a 1A power supply.
    Posted by Aaron Sturman on Monday, 21 April 2014

Ask Your Question

* Required Fields

Related Products