LED Pumpkin

Here's my favorite design for a jack-o-lantern; it's a (tiny) mini-pumpkin carved with the circuit diagram symbol for a light-emitting diode. Naturally, it's lit by an LED.

 

This LED circuit inside this one is a TireFly, which is a type of blinky light designed to mount on the tires of a bicycle. You can get these things at regular hardware stores or sporting goods stores-- I got mine at Target-- and so this is one of the easiest and quickest ways to get an LED in your pumpkin.

 

Read more about this pumpkin and its circuit here.

  • Matt Forcum 9y

    You nerd.

    : P
  • jack smile 9y

    I love it keep up the good work.
  • shara shisheboran 9y

    if you thumbtack a piece of wax paper inside the pumpkin it diffuses the glow. looks really cool...
  • Windell Oskay 9y

    This one has tissue paper; maybe I should have used waxed paper-- it might have given a more uniform glow.
  • Jedar 9y

    wow that was kinda cool
  • John Hall 8y

    I like the look of this pumpking!
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  • Rebekah Fuller 7y

    haha very interesting :) i love it
  • JENS SCHLAU 6y

    Nice idea :D
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