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Diy LED lights panel for 5$ - Cheap and Easy 6 x 10W

Diy LED lights panel for 5$ - Cheap and Easy 6 x 10W
Diy LED lights panel for 5$ - Cheap and Easy 6 x 10W
This is my simple LED panel. I used 6 LEDs, each with a power of 10W,
3 LEDs are warm and cold 3 LEDs.
Schematic diagram
Schematic diagram

Step 1: Components

Step 2: Drilling holes in the form of dough

To make it easier to drilling I prepared pattern in a graphics program.
Pattern drilling
Pattern drilling
Pattern matching
Pattern matching
Drilling holes for screws
Drilling holes for screws

Step 3: Drilling holes in LEDs

Because I have 3 mm screws and in LEDs are 2.5 mm holes then I need to drill to 3mm
Drilling hole in LED
Drilling hole in LED
All 6 LEDs after drilling
All 6 LEDs after drilling

Step 4: Mount LEDs to the cake mold

Applying thermal paste to LED
Applying thermal paste to LED
Mounting LEDs
Mounting LEDs
All LEDs mounted together
All LEDs mounted together

Step 4: Soldering wires and LM2596

Soldering wires to the LEDs
Soldering wires to the LEDs
LM2596 soldering and assembly into a box
LM2596 soldering and assembly into a box

Step 5: 60W LED panel ready for use

To test the use 14.4V battery which power the LED panel
LED back
LED back
LEDs powered from the battery 14.4V
LEDs powered from the battery 14.4V