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Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« on: October 07, 2017, 06:31:59 pm »
I guess everyone here knows about the LED T-molding sold at T-molding.com.

I have a few questions for those of you that use the stuff.

1. Hows your cab look when its not lit?  I already know it probally looks bad ass when on.
2. Was it worth the cost?
3. Will I really need to re-route my cab and control panel or could I just shave the t-molding to fit the slot? Maybe I could just get it hot with a heat gun and pound in the the extra fat stem :dizzy:   
4. How often do you turn it on?

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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2017, 06:55:57 pm »
Iíve seen it in real life. It looks like ass because itís not diffused.
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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #2 on: October 07, 2017, 07:11:00 pm »
EL Tape would work if I trimmed a few mm off each side but I haven't built a cabinet I want to use it in yet so haven't gotten that far.

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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2017, 02:32:21 am »
Bummer that stuff looks cool :angry:

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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #4 on: Today at 12:59:55 am »
Iíve seen it in real life. It looks like ass because itís not diffused.

How come it looks so defused in pictures and videos?
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Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #5 on: Today at 09:21:11 am »
Iíve seen it in real life. It looks like ass because itís not diffused.

How come it looks so defused in pictures and videos?

It probably has something to do with the way the camera optics filter the intensity of each individual LED, combined with the fact there are so many.

Ask anyone who went to ZapCon and saw the SkyCruiser cab, itís not diffused. It looks like rope lights tacked on the side of a cab.
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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #6 on: Today at 09:29:29 am »
As is the case with most LED's it looks dumb.

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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #7 on: Today at 10:29:15 am »
Go to any Dave & Busters. There will be at least three or four redemption cabinets with that stuff on it. Your first thought will be, ďOh yeah, itís not diffused at all.Ē
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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #8 on: Today at 11:05:02 am »
And then punch yourself in the face for walking into a Dave and Busters.

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Re: Anyone using LED T-molding on their cabinet?
« Reply #9 on: Today at 11:10:41 am »
And then punch yourself in the face for walking into a Dave and Busters.

If you think LED t-molding is a good idea, Dave & Busters is probably your scene....
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