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Offline mirock

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LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« on: September 01, 2016, 05:51 PM »
Hello colleagues!

I would like to share my last experiment. I decide to equip my old router Fe OF1010 wirh the LED light like Carvex has.
Maybe it would be useful for someone.
Let me know about your opinion in comments!

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my video channels:
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http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
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Offline blaszcsj

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2016, 05:58 PM »
This is awesome. Can you provide the cad file for the mount?
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Offline mirock

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #2 on: September 01, 2016, 06:14 PM »
This is awesome. Can you provide the cad file for the mount?
hmm... I don't have it cause i drew in Aspire directly. But if you really need I think I can make sketchup model
my video channels:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJFCZ2slzAMjP6ChFxYPv6A
And:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
Ts-55\C 12\OF 1400\OF1010\Carvex420\HL 850 EB\Kapex 120\TXS\DR18

Offline Cheese

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #3 on: September 01, 2016, 06:17 PM »
Very nice... [cool]...I'm also surprised that shadows aren't an issue when illuminating only half of the area, but that is certainly not the case. Just curious what LEDs you used. Are those Luxeon Rebels?

Offline CarolinaNomad

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2016, 07:50 PM »
Another great video!  Thanks for sharing.
Jeff
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Offline RKA

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #5 on: September 01, 2016, 08:14 PM »
Haha, nice!  I love watching your videos, you're always inventing something!  Great work.
-Raj

Offline antss

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #6 on: September 01, 2016, 08:46 PM »
Mirock - you rock !  [thumbs up]

Just when I think you couldn't possibly dream up another cool woodworking idea - bam...... another video.

Thanks for the inspiration.

Offline Jamestoolie

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #7 on: September 01, 2016, 09:20 PM »
As always this rocks mirock!
« Last Edit: September 01, 2016, 09:25 PM by Jamestoolie »

Offline jdm5

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #8 on: September 01, 2016, 09:23 PM »
Awesome!
Drank the green Kool-Aid...gave up counting long ago.

Offline Krkww

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #9 on: September 01, 2016, 09:44 PM »
Sir, your ingenuity brings a smile to my face every time!
Thank you for sharing... again!
Kevin

Offline Woodwork Wizard

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #10 on: September 01, 2016, 10:28 PM »
Brilliant idea beautifully accomplished.
Good video too as always.

Offline jtwood

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #11 on: September 01, 2016, 10:49 PM »
Terrific work with great results.  I'd love to have that on my routers.

Steve

Online Gregor

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #12 on: September 02, 2016, 06:08 AM »
Brilliant way to woid the warranty  [wink]

Would like to see this going into the product itself, did you think about submitting this to the Ideen Offensive (sorry, they don't seem to have this page in english) ?

Offline mirock

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #13 on: September 02, 2016, 08:40 AM »
Brilliant way to woid the warranty  [wink]

Would like to see this going into the product itself, did you think about submitting this to the Ideen Offensive (sorry, they don't seem to have this page in english) ?

I don't need warranty because Festool never get broken. [wink]
my video channels:
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http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
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Offline mirock

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #14 on: September 02, 2016, 09:04 AM »
It is really raw device. I rebuild it one time. First version was:

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJqDA-kjrYF/?taken-by=mirock79
my video channels:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJFCZ2slzAMjP6ChFxYPv6A
And:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
Ts-55\C 12\OF 1400\OF1010\Carvex420\HL 850 EB\Kapex 120\TXS\DR18

Offline mirock

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #15 on: September 02, 2016, 09:34 AM »
It could be made like attached equipment without cutting body of the router. Power possible to take with this interim socket

« Last Edit: September 02, 2016, 09:37 AM by mirock »
my video channels:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJFCZ2slzAMjP6ChFxYPv6A
And:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
Ts-55\C 12\OF 1400\OF1010\Carvex420\HL 850 EB\Kapex 120\TXS\DR18

Offline mirock

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #16 on: September 02, 2016, 07:02 PM »
Mirock - you rock !  [thumbs up]

Just when I think you couldn't possibly dream up another cool woodworking idea - bam...... another video.

Thanks for the inspiration.

Thank you and others guys for support!
I glad you liked it
my video channels:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJFCZ2slzAMjP6ChFxYPv6A
And:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
Ts-55\C 12\OF 1400\OF1010\Carvex420\HL 850 EB\Kapex 120\TXS\DR18

Offline Holmz

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #17 on: September 02, 2016, 07:25 PM »
Nice @mirock
What are the drivers and LEDs? I am picturing adding something to my tools.

Offline mirock

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #18 on: September 02, 2016, 07:52 PM »
Nice @mirock
What are the drivers and LEDs? I am picturing adding something to my tools.

I don't know much about them.

I've bought these - http://a-svet.prom.ua/p43532032-moschnyj-svetodiod-1vt.html

Drivers for supply power - http://svetodiodnyj-drajver-220v.html/

This driver can supply 3 or 4 or 5 diods. Need to attach them sequetially. Also need to remember that diods required cooling. For this use thermoglue like this - http://a-svet.prom.ua/p287156571-termo-provodyaschij-klej.html

Need to glue diods to cooler radiator. I made it by myself as body because regular absolutely inappropriate by size.

This is cooler - http://forled.com.ua/products/radiator-dlya-svetodioda-1-vt/

And regular interim platform for fixing - http://a-svet.prom.ua/p56726151-alyuminievaya-podlozhka-dlya.html

Last ones I didn't use at all. Too less place for them.

Usually diods glue to them and after these plates glue to coolers by thermoglue. I made aluminum body frame to substitute plate and cooler by it.
« Last Edit: September 02, 2016, 08:05 PM by mirock »
my video channels:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJFCZ2slzAMjP6ChFxYPv6A
And:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
Ts-55\C 12\OF 1400\OF1010\Carvex420\HL 850 EB\Kapex 120\TXS\DR18

Offline antss

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #19 on: September 02, 2016, 09:54 PM »
Wonder if the wonks on the Festool mothership are taking note ???

Dewalt's trim router and even Ridgid's 2.25hp have this feature and they cost less than $150 retail.  That dewalt is no larger than a soda can either.

Only time I can see this not being an advantage would be mounted in a table where they might shine right in your eyes.  Mirock's solution addresses that and Festool and Bosch's jigsaws have switches that can turn off the lites too.

So it is possible and not expensive to add this tech.

Offline jmbfestool

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #20 on: September 03, 2016, 04:52 PM »
This is awesome. Can you provide the cad file for the mount?
hmm... I don't have it cause i drew in Aspire directly. But if you really need I think I can make sketchup model

Im not sure but i thought you can export on aspire. Ill have a look tomorrow
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Offline mirock

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #21 on: September 04, 2016, 03:19 AM »
This is awesome. Can you provide the cad file for the mount?
hmm... I don't have it cause i drew in Aspire directly. But if you really need I think I can make sketchup model

Im not sure but i thought you can export on aspire. Ill have a look tomorrow

Aspire takes SketchUp files perfectly. But I make such technogenic details not with mobel but 2d pokets and profiles
my video channels:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJFCZ2slzAMjP6ChFxYPv6A
And:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSDylM1i5mnPHKtfuO0Jjvg
Ts-55\C 12\OF 1400\OF1010\Carvex420\HL 850 EB\Kapex 120\TXS\DR18

Offline masanmunik

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #22 on: September 05, 2016, 02:55 AM »
Wow
What do you do for living. Spaceships?
I cant sleep anymore.

Offline RickyL

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #23 on: November 13, 2016, 12:11 PM »
Great idea, it'd be good to do a 3d printerable version.
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Offline LJD

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #24 on: November 13, 2016, 02:31 PM »
I follow this guy on Youtube .He is amazing.Should do a "wood pecker" and  take orders for "Limited editions' !

Offline MT Carpentry And Joinery

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #25 on: December 25, 2016, 03:21 AM »
Mirock would you ore assemble everything and soldier glue it all up and cnc another heat sink and get it all ready for fitting and ship it to me in the uk ? Name your price ? Thanks Tom

Offline TheSergeant

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Re: LED Light For My Festool OF1010 Router
« Reply #26 on: September 08, 2017, 12:42 PM »
Phenomenal execution.