Programmers' Pain
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Soldering 512 RGB Leds: Pure fun… Not!

Eight 8x8 RGB LED arrays each driven by a Rainbowduino Controller

Eight 8x8 RGB LED arrays each driven by a Rainbowduino Controller

Finally! After hours spend with fitting LEDs into reflectors, preparing cables, cutting shrink tubing pieces and soldering everything together to 8x8 LED arrays: It is done! And I'll never ever do it again this way. 🙂 As I already stated in my first blog post about my 512 RGB LED Coffee Table project I was a bit too optimistic in the planing phase regarding the wiring effort needed to get all LEDs working.