Here are the LightBites articles that you can download for free. In them you'll find some great information to help you with any model lighting project.
LightBites #1 - LED Types
Discover the different LED types you can use for your lighting project. Learn about through-hole and surface mount LEDs - what makes them different and what to watch out for.
LightBites #2 - Current Limiters
Current Limiters - the alternative to resistors. Hate math? Don't like calculating resistor values for LEDs? Read about the advantages of the current limiter in this issue.
LightBites #3 - Series and Parallel Bookcases
Series and parallel bookcases? Yep, it sounds strange but it's our way of explaining series and parallel wiring. Read and learn about one of the fundamental things you need to know as you begin your lighting project.
LightBites #4 - Getting on Board
In this issue of LightBites we discover a technique for structure lighting that is neat and fun to do.