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New Source For LED Mod Kits?

X60/X61 series specific matters only.
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New Source For LED Mod Kits?

#1 Post by byritc » Tue Sep 10, 2019 2:25 pm

It appears that Monty has disappeared and is no longer responding to inquires for his LED Mod Kits. I've been having a hard time hunting one down for my x61, so I'm curious if there's other sources out there for them.

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Re: New Source For LED Mod Kits?

#2 Post by wileE » Wed Sep 11, 2019 10:05 am

Unfortunately nothing can compare to Montys kits, especially the daylight kits for AFFS screens.

There are (plug & play) chinese kits which ar good enough for the TN XGA screens from iccfl or xccfl.
http://www.xccfl.com/product_info.php?c ... ts_id=4726
But these have PWM flickering visible for some people. It was annoying for me. There is a PWM mod from Monty (on his legacy webpages) that raises the PWM frequency to non visible levels, but that involves some soldering.

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