help with driver-
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    mtbr member
    Join Date
    Mar 2010

    help with driver

    I burned out the driver in my cheap 2 XML light. I have verified the LEDs are fine with a bench supply. I ordered a few of these drivers

    I can't find any documents on the site.

    I tried getting rid of the flashlight contact pad and wiring my battery (11v L-ion) connector to it, but I can't get it to work.

    How do I wire this thing up with a switch to get it to work? The switch i have is momentary, normally open.


  2. #2
    mtbr member
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    I don't have experience with that particular driver, but most drivers of that style switch modes by interrupting power going to the driver board from the battery. So you would connect your switch between the battery and the driver board.

    Most flashlights have an on off latching switch and mode changes are done by pushing the button partway. I'm not sure your switch will work. You also need to make sure that whatever switch you use is rated for enough current.

Similar Threads

  1. Xd driver on ck hub
    By fxrextreme in forum Wheels and Tires
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 04-01-2016, 09:40 AM
  2. X9 Hub XD Driver help
    By hbar314 in forum Drivetrain - shifters, derailleurs, cranks
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-24-2016, 10:48 PM
  3. 2 led 1 driver vs 2 led 2 driver?
    By machine4321 in forum Lights DIY - Do It Yourself
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 10-31-2014, 03:13 PM
  4. Driver 8 on CL now
    By MtnBikinDude in forum Santa Cruz
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-14-2011, 12:51 PM
  5. Driver 8 help
    By grahamski420 in forum Santa Cruz
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-07-2011, 05:53 AM

Members who have read this thread: 0

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts




© Copyright 2020 VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.