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    <p><font face="Candara">As an alternative, what about using one of
        these.</font></p>
    <p><font face="Candara"><a class="moz-txt-link-freetext" href="https://surplustronics.co.nz/products/2380-kit-electric-shock-machine">https://surplustronics.co.nz/products/2380-kit-electric-shock-machine</a></font></p>
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    <p><font face="Candara">Saves having to look down all the time.</font></p>
    <p><font face="Candara">Mark</font><br>
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    <div class="moz-cite-prefix">On 22/09/21 19:24, Robin Gilks wrote:<br>
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      <div dir="ltr">I looked at the flashing LEDs but none seemed
        likely to be visible in bright sunlight, especially when it's
        down by the steering wheel, not the best place to notice it when
        avoiding the flower beds.¬†
        <div>This is why I was looking at driving a 45000mcd white Cree
          LED with a unijuction¬†(or maybe the equivalent PNP/NPN pair)
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        <div dir="ltr" class="gmail_attr">On Wed, Sep 22, 2021 at 6:01
          PM Mark Atherton <<a href="mailto:markaren1@xtra.co.nz"
            moz-do-not-send="true">markaren1@xtra.co.nz</a>> wrote:<br>
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          0.8ex;border-left:1px solid rgb(204,204,204);padding-left:1ex">How
          about Jaycars Blue Flashing LED, 5mm, 900mcd ZD0245<br>
          <br>
          Needs a resistor to 5V.<br>
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          -mark<br>
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          On 22/09/2021 5:29 PM, Robin Gilks wrote:<br>
          > The grass box full indicator light on my mower has packed
          up so now is a <br>
          > great time to replace it with a flashing ultra-bright LED
          one that I'll <br>
          > actually notice (I can't hear the beeper when I'm wearing
          ear defenders).<br>
          > <br>
          > My first thought was a unijunction device but the 2n2646
          is a t05 can so <br>
          > won't fit in the original bulb holder assembly. Jaycar do
          a 2n6027 <br>
          > (which is a quarter of the price) but most of the
          schematics I've found <br>
          > seem a bit weird - like having the LED in the gate and
          relying on the <br>
          > timing capacitor discharge current to light it. Is it
          actually a <br>
          > comparable device?<br>
          > <br>
          > Cheers<br>
          > -- <br>
          > Robin Gilks<br>
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