Sparkfun's diffused LED - Red 10mm is a must-have for your electronics projects. This through-hole LED is encased in an opaque epoxy package, which gives it a soft, diffused glow when lit.
This LED operates at a forward voltage of 1.8-2.2VDC and a forward current of 20mA. It emits a red light in the wavelength range of 620-625nm. It also features a 40-degree viewing angle, making it ideal for a wide range of applications. The LED's output ranges from 100-150 MCD, providing ample light for your needs.
The 10mm size of this LED makes it versatile for use in various projects. Whether you're building a custom light display, creating a unique piece of wearable technology, or adding a visual element to your latest invention, this diffused LED is sure to impress.
The unique properties of this LED, such as its soft, diffused glow and wide viewing angle, make it stand out from the crowd. It offers a high-quality, reliable lighting solution for all your creative endeavours.
For more information on how to use this LED, refer to Sparkfun's comprehensive LED tutorial. The datasheet for the diffused LED - Red 10mm is also readily available for those who wish to delve into the technical specifications.