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Dr. Wu LED pods for Herc ... am I doing it wrong?

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Dr. Wu LED pods for Herc ... am I doing it wrong?

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Fri May 18, 2012 6:24 pm

I can't find any discussion on these outside of promo talk threads, so I went out and bought one. But mine just doesn't seem to be that great. The light's incredibly weak and I don't know if it's due to low batteries or misleading pictures.

The LED on mine barely exists. I was expecting a bulb or soemthing. Instead there's a tiny curcit board which houses an even smaller LED. There's nowehere near the brilliance seen in the promo pics; I can barely make it out in a pitch black room. It came with three very tiny batteries as well.

So has anyone else bought this thing? Did I just get lucky in buying a crappy LED pod or are they all just pretty crappy?
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Re: Dr. Wu LED pods for Herc ... am I doing it wrong?

Postby daimchoc » Fri May 18, 2012 7:06 pm

What they used are low profile LEDs. You can unscrew the back and replace the batteries if needed.
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Re: Dr. Wu LED pods for Herc ... am I doing it wrong?

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Fri May 18, 2012 9:11 pm

So normally they don't suck quite so bad is what I'm hearing.
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