Caboose Marker Lamp

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I've posted the link to the files in the resource section for anyone who is interested.
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mike

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Thank you
 

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Can a working light be fitted in this lamp?
Probably...

A picture(s) of the lamp would help..
But you will find someone will have made most dummy lamps into working versions, at some point..

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To the OP..

What colo(u)r do you want?

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What colours are yo offering?
As to the question about fitting lights, LEDs fit ok. I have not fitted it to the caboose yet, got sidetracked by decoders, however I think it will be in black PETG, not orange PLA. Orange is so last month.
The dimensions are pretty close to the Piko lamp.:shake:
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What colours are yo offering?
As to the question about fitting lights, LEDs fit ok. I have not fitted it to the caboose yet, got sidetracked by decoders, however I think it will be in black PETG, not orange PLA. Orange is so last month.
The dimensions are pretty close to the Piko lamp.:shake:
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Look's like a 3mm LED would fit quite nicely?

Warm-white would probably be more in keeping than a bright white.
Red, if it is acting as a tail-light.
Or even a red / Warm-white bi-colour LED, if you want to be flash?

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It looks pretty good, and as Greg said an SMD LED will illuminate it easily. So what can we use for the coloured lenses?
 

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Actually, I was recommending 3 SMD leds on a square base, so you have one facing outwards in each of the 3 lenses. So 3 beams of the colors you choose simulating the directed light of the prototype.

when you put a normal led in there, the light is pointed skyward, and the dispersion to the sides is minimal. (and of course all the same color.

Greg