The Sparkfun UV LED is equipped with a T1 3/4 5mm clear lens, ensuring optimal light transmission. It operates within a wavelength range of 395-400nm, providing a strong and consistent UV light source. With a brightness of 100-180mcd and a forward voltage drop of 3-3.6V, this LED offers reliable performance in a variety of settings.
For those interested in learning more about this product, Sparkfun provides comprehensive resources. The datasheet gives detailed specifications, while the LED tutorial and the 'All About LEDs' guide offer valuable insights into the world of LEDs. These resources can help users understand the full potential of the Sparkfun UV LED and how to incorporate it into their projects.
Whether you're a hobbyist looking to experiment with UV light or a professional in need of a reliable UV source, the Sparkfun Ultraviolet LED offers a simple yet powerful solution. Its compact size, versatility, and robust performance make it a valuable addition to any toolkit.