gary fong
Published © Apache-2.0

Simple LED Strip Bicycle Tail Light

An easy-to-build, fun bike tail light using a LED strip. Designed to be visible in the dead of night. Hackable to also act as a turn signal.

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Simple LED Strip Bicycle Tail Light

Things used in this project

Hardware components

ATtiny85
Microchip ATtiny85
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NeoPixel strip
NeoPixel strip
It doesn't need to be this exact model nor this much. You need 10 or so pixels which can be powered by an appropriate power source.
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Resistor 330 ohm
Resistor 330 ohm
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5V USB Power Bank
It doesn't need to be expensive. It just needs to be enough power and amperage for the type and mount of LEDs being used.
×1
Strong Rubber Band
×1
Nuts and Bolts
×1

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Hot glue gun (generic)
Hot glue gun (generic)
3D Printer (generic)
3D Printer (generic)
Picks
Rasp or Emery board
Dremel

Story

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Custom parts and enclosures

Bicycle Tail LIght

The housing to hold an ATTiny85 and an LED strip.

Credits

gary fong

gary fong

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I enjoy creating stuff
Thanks to Alex Glow.

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