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Default help installing car strobe lights

Now I either suck at googling or nobody has ever written a how-to on how to do this, I think the first one is correct

They are similar to this (although not exact... same control box but with bigger/more lights. not aquired from DX though...)DealExtreme: $16.36 Police Style Car 12V 6-LED Red/Blue Stroboscopic Light with 3-Mode Controller My friend bought these god knows where off the internet and if i find out how to install them theyre mine

so anyway can anyone tell me how to install these on a regular car? i cant seem to find any information anywhere



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Well, since it has wire leads and runs off 12V, you could simply wire it to this thing and plug it into your cigarette lighter.

Universal car cigarette lighter power plug & lead wire - eBay (item 260410001406 end time Oct-10-09 11:07:25 PDT)

That's how I would go about doing it lol. That way it's even easily removable
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would it be possible to install it inside like my house so i can run it off a powerpoint?
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I'm sure you could. You would just need a 12v power supply. You could probably find something around the house like an old cell phone or camera charger or something and strip the wires.
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Yes, just find a 12V plugpack and wire it up with the correct polarity. I must give a warning though, using emergency strobe lights etc, or for that matter, any distracting lights, on your car is quite illegal while driving on public roads ...
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Yes, just find a 12V plugpack and wire it up with the correct polarity. I must give a warning though, using emergency strobe lights etc, or for that matter, any distracting lights, on your car is quite illegal while driving on public roads ...
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haha yeah, im not using them like when driving. Im gonna shove em in my boot or (if I can find a 12V power pack) hook em up in my house do have a phat ass party lol
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Just make sure your friends arent susceptible to seizures
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For $16 it doesn't look like too bad of a deal...I could think of some funny things to do with those.
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It's well priced I'd say
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