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Old 10-05-2017, 01:48 PM   #16
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i don't think this will work because often light emitting diodes are an important part of the circuitry (they are still diodes), and cutting them will cut the flow.
That is true that it will cause more damage, but the led won't come on.
Old 10-08-2017, 10:29 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by rtmistler View Post
I use black electrical tape.
Haha yes - I've been doing the exact same thing for several years now.


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