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Description: These are bare addressable 1 meter long RGB LED strips that come packed with 60 WS2812s per meter. As these are bare LED strips that have no protective coating, your project won't be water proof but there is access to each WS2812 LED and each strip length can be easily modified. You will be able to control each LED RGB individually giving you the ability to create cool lighting effects for your car or perhaps under cabinet lighting in your kitchen!

Note: These come in 1M segments on a reel. They are preterminated with 0.1" spaced 3-pin connectors as well as a 2 wire power connector, as shown in the pictures.

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  • Would it be possible to make these slightly longer than a meter? Because 64 LEDs would be such a nice number.

  • Each RGB led is addressable independently? Can I just turn some leds on and play with their colors? I only need to control 12 leds rgb (bottom, middle, and at the end of the strip). Thanks

  • What is the part number for the connector on each end of this strip of LED’s?

    • The hookup guide suggests that they’re 3-pin JST SM connectors, used for wire-to-wire connections. No idea if you can plug them into the EH or XH board connectors reliably. Push comes to shove, I’d just crimp a new connector onto the cable, or replace the cable altogether.

  • Can these strips be bent into a C shape? I need to outline a semicircle with a 2-ish foot radius, but I’m not sure if these strips will have enough sideways flexibility. Anyone have any experience with that?

    • These strips do not really have any sideways flex to them at all. But it would be easy enough to cut out each pixel and add in wire between them to give you the flex you need

      • That is a good point, I hadn’t considered that. That will also solve the potential issue of not having enough length. Thanks!

  • Can anyone say the difference between the ws2182 and the ws2182b? The reason i ask is the 1m units are out of stock but i see ws2182b 1m units on other sites. Trying to figure out if they are same product. time is critical, otherwise i would wait for them to be back in stock.

    • The strips should work the same. From another user’s comment:

      the WS2812B. It looks like the WS2812 but it has 4 pins instead of 6. The low-pass filter seems to be built-in now so it does not have seperate power pins for the LEDs and the logic

  • What are the W x H dimensions of the strip? I’m considering an application where a low profile is important.

  • Can you clear up some confusion regarding the wiring. The note in the product description indicates there’s a separate 2 wire power connector in addition to the 3 wire data/control connector. However, the 2 wire power connector is not clear from the photos or individual LED silkscreens, and the example circuit in the WS2812 datasheet shows VCC and VDD sharing a +5V power rail through a 150 ohm resistor to VCC. If the individual LEDs can be “cut free”, then only the 3 wire connector would seem plausible according to the photos…

  • Can these be cut into individual LED units? The photos show silkscreen solder pads at each LED as if they can.

  • Is posible todo controle it with a t1000s?

  • Has anybody had any luck driving these with a raspberry pi (Hardware version B). Some forms seem to indicate that the raspberry pi can not hand the timing requirements of the WS2812 and recommend using the ws2801 instead.

  • Since these appear to be the same as Adafruit’s 1-meter 60-NeoPixel strips (minus the coating I don’t really need, plus it looks like these always have both ends pre-terminated, and for $5 less!), I assume the NeoPixel control code will work with these, too?

  • Do these work exactly the same as the TM1803 strips? Looks like they do, but the data sheet isn’t super clear about that. I can see that the bit order is a bit odd, but I can deal with that. Do these work like the ones in my video???

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_GXhJeCDD0

  • NO WAY.

    Twice the LEDs. For like HALF the price of the old ones you had. (at least the non-sealed ones)

    holy crap, I need to find some way of incorporating this into my halloween costume.


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