Customizing LilyPad LED Colors

Contributors: Dia
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Feeling Limited?

Are you tired of the same old seven colors? We hear you.

plain ol' blue LEDs

Is your creativity outpacing current LED technology? Of course it is!

Are you ready to throw convention to the wind and invent your own LilyPad flavors? WE HOPE SO!

Sometimes a project demands a really specific shade of light, and if you want that special color, but don't need the colors of the project to change or cycle, using RGB LEDs means paying extra money for features you don't need! Here, I'll show you how to easily and inexpensively open up your color options with standard LilyPad LEDs.

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