Signal....

Discussion in 'HO Scale Model Trains' started by CN1, Dec 16, 2003.

  1. CN1

    CN1 Active Member

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    I'm about to start building many different type of signal; dwarf, single on a post, double or multiple on a bridge etc..

    My "pet-peeves" was to find LED's that would fit and be cheap all at once.

    I think I have found it!

    I bought 2 packs ofHoliday Collection, 20 mini lights for village sets. They're small LED that can be powered by batteries (case & switch included) or by an adaptor.

    20 red, yellow and green LED for $5.00! That's $0.25 each. they come already wire (string) together. They fit and look perfect for what I have in mind.
  2. interurban

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    That sounds great , how are they for scale???:cool:
  3. CN1

    CN1 Active Member

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    Perfect for HO, maybe N but it would be a bit big.
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    60103 Pooh Bah

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    For those of us who are really cheap, look for Christmas lights just before Christmas Day and then again in the sales the week after. At that time, a string of new lights can be cheaper than a packet of 5 replacement bulbs.
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    That's surely a good price in LEDs. If you need more or a different variety, you might check:

    http:www.eled.com

    I was going to order from them and never got around to it, but it seems they have good variety, mini, clear, colors, multi-color, flashing, etc.

    Where did you find the LED light string?
  6. CN1

    CN1 Active Member

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    I found the light string at the local mall at HallMark store.