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R48 Now Available in 4 Colors

R48 wearable LED accessory is now (finally!) available with 4 different color LEDs. In addition to blue, red, green and white LED versions are now available.

Thank you so much for waiting.

Purchase R48 here.

3 Responses

  1. Mitchell

    Thank you so much for coming out to Ingenuity Festival, your art is awesome and inspiring. Keep up the great work!

    September 22, 2013 at 6:19 pm

  2. wil

    Why not in rgb colors?

    September 12, 2013 at 4:22 pm

    • Craig Dunn

      Most RGB LED’s are much more complex to create circuits for and can draw a lot more power. A standard LED has 2 “leads” – anode and cathode. An RGB has 4 “leads” generally. A common cathode OR a common anode and then one corresponding lead for each of the Red, Green, and Blue elements. Not only do the extra leads require a lot more in the way of components (resistors for every single color lead), but the processing lines between each RGB LED and controlling processor add up quickly.

      If you’d like to explore RGB LED rings, you might check out the WS2812B-based NeoPixel Ring offering from Adafruit. Most of products out there based on WS2811, WS28212. and WS2812b work similarly. The RGB package and processor are all built together into a single tiny module. This allows you to individually program a (practically) infinite array of LED’s using just 3 wires…power, ground, and data. That’s how all those strips 1

      September 13, 2013 at 11:04 am

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