Soubitez LED taillight retrofit

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    Originally I retrofitted this taillight housing with a Sigmo Micro battery-LED. The bike has since been updated to dynamo lighting, so the taillight is now updated with the internals of a B&M Seculite Plus dynamo taillight (the same internals as used in this retrofit):

    Joe Bunik, Barbarelha, damonabnormal, and 7 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Joe Bunik 58 months ago | reply

      I think I scooped up some taillamps from the same seller but should have grabbed one of these! Your retrofit turned out quite nice...

      Those are "merely" Pasela 700x28s? They look puff-a-licious here.

    2. somervillebikes 58 months ago | reply

      thanks. i'd gladly go puffier if the chainstays were farther apart!

    3. erik.combiner 56 months ago | reply

      oehhh. yummie!

    4. mer-made 56 months ago | reply

      GWB: Dock near the Hatch Shell on the Esplanade. MIT and Kendall Square in bg.

    5. encelop 48 months ago | reply

      which honjo model is this? very nice.

    6. somervillebikes 48 months ago | reply

      Honjo 43mm smooth fluted.

    7. BikeTinker 41 months ago | reply

      The light and fender fluting is fantastic. Beautiful.

    8. somervillebikes 41 months ago | reply

      I had to file the lens to fit between the flutes. The taillight was probably designed to fit a wider fender, without sitting over the flutes. But it worked out well. Space inside that housing is tight! The new LED screw-in bulb offered by Compass Bicycles would be a much easier retrofit for this taillight.

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