Common Car manufacturers various stuffs are sold in the market. But to have your own stuff in your wanted way, you have to sort back to DIY electronics work. Here is How to Create DIY Custom Design Glowing Symbol For Car Windshield With 12 V Electroluminescent Panel or LED Electroluminescent Wire. As it is basically an electronics work, we will skip some obvious directions which are known to the electronics hobbyists. If you are not used with electronic things but want to create thing like shown on this guide, please help of your friend.
Needed Stuffs to Create DIY Custom Design Glowing Symbol For Car Windshield
If you want thing like hugely promoted 4D, 5D glowing metallic logo, then you need the metallic logo plus LED electroluminescent wire. It is not we are exactly talking about in this guide. Those 3D, 4D glowing decals has service to create, like this :
EL wire sequencers is the electronic part which can flash electroluminescent wire in sequential patterns. Most entry grade EL wire drivers simply light up one strand of EL wire in a constant-on mode. That is exactly what we want.
Instead of Electroluminescent wire, we can choose Square Electroluminescent (EL) Panel. If we cut out the design on a acrylic board with the help of rotary tools, the last step is to simply put the acrylic board top of the square electroluminescent (EL) panel.
The basic disadvantage is huge cost and too much work. However, if properly done and set, the thing will run forever. Your car electrician can do the wiring with internal electrical line from distributor. You should use car cigarette lighter socket to temporarily power it.Advertisement
Steps to Create DIY Custom Design Glowing Symbol
It is probably obvious from the below kind of infographics what to do :
You need a Square Electroluminescent (EL) Panel like this :
I do not think it worth to create animated gifs with RGB led matrices and some Raspberry Pi like single board computer :
A 2.4 inch TFT touch Screen for Arduino costs next to nothing, hardly $10. An Arduino clone will cost $6. How to connect is written here :
Brightness is the difference in the advertisement world. Neon or any kind of similar things are uncomplicated pure electrical instrument and writing can be seen at day light even the light is off.