NNTP-Posting-Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 19:13:34 -0600
From: "James Jackson"
Subject: Re: luxeon star leds
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 19:13:41 -0600
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Well, I just checked my notes, and it looks like the company that I am
working for is able to get the 1-Watt LumiLEDs for about $1.50 each in the
quantities that they are purchasing them.
Ultimately, I think that they will get them for around .90 each - in greater
I helped to design an Aluminum-core PCB to help 'sink' the heat from the
Previously, I designed a PCB for the Star-LumiLEDs, and they do seem to get
a tad warmish.
"Watson 'Atto Parsec' Name" wrote in message
> In article <4qOdndKA8o8vaH2gXTWcow@texas.net>, JOJ@Texas.net talked
> > Just to add a bit of confusion to the mix...
> > The company I work for is using these Luxeon Star LEDs.
> > I helped design several PC Boards to mount them on.
> > I have, so far, designed 4x LED PCBs, 5x LED PCBs, 10x LED PCBs and 12x
> > PCBs.
> > The LEDs do get a tad warmish - but seem to do okay.
> > If anyone is interested in obtaining these PCBs, or details on them, I
> > be able to put you in touch with a fella who would be intrested in
> > to you.
> > BTW: There is a class held by the folks at Luxeon - that may be helpful
> > some. I know that the fella at the company went to it, and came away
> > notebook full of information, and a more clear idea of how these LEDs
> > Regards,
> > James Jackson
> > Oztronics
> I'm interested in when and if they're going to cost less than $16 each.
> But I'm grateful that one Luxeon Star is 8 times more expensive than a 5
> LED, but puts out much more than 8 times the light.
> My email address is whitelisted. *All* email sent to it
> goes directly to the trash unless you put NOSPAM in the
> Subject: line. alondra101 hotmail.com
> Don't be ripped off by the big book dealers. Go to the URL
> that will give you a choice and save you money(up to half).
> http://www.everybookstore.com You'll be glad you did!
> Just when you thought you had all this figured out, the gov't
> changed it: http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/binary.html