5mm LED Light Grid Diffusers
by MandyRae, published
Use This Project
Give a Shout Out
If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag.Print Thing Tag
These are 5mm LED difffusers for small LED grids. They fit 5mm LEDs loosely, and are good for LEDs in a breadboard.
Grid sizes uploaded:
You can easily make your own custom sizes by importing the 1x1 diffuser into a design program and duplicating it. Then you can arrange them as you like.
I used this on a 3x3 LED grid on a breadboard to make a tic tac toe game with the Raspberry Pi. For more info, see https://electrothoughts.wordpress.com/2016/03/07/tic-tac-toe-arcade-game-with-raspberry-pi/.
You shouldn't print with raft if possible. Print with holes upward, otherwise it'll be impossible to get support material out. Print with natural colored PLA or other translucent filament in order to let light shine through. The higher your infill, the more light will be blocked. The 3x3 grid was printed at 15% infill, and it seems to be suitable.
Upgrade this Thing with Thingiverse AppsCustomization
Edit, personalize, or revise this ThingPrint Fulfilment
Order a print of this ThingTools and Utilities
Repair, slice, or enhance this Thing
5mm LED Light Grid Diffusers by MandyRae is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.
What does this mean?
- You must attribute (give credit) to the creator of this Thing.
- Remixing or Changing this Thing is allowed.
- Commercial use is allowed.
Show Some Love
Say thanks by giving MandyRae a tip and help them continue to share amazing Things with the Thingiverse community.Tip Designer
We're sure MandyRae would love to see what you've printed. Please document your print and share a Make with the community.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. It’s even easier to post a Make via the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store).