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Building Your Own

The following also provides the list of all technical parts used for building the Lightboard:

  • (Capilano Glass) PPG Starphire architectural glass (quantity:1)
  • Steel frame, bolted (quantity:1)
  • Castors/wheels (quantity:1)
  • LED wholesalers Waterproof LED Driver transformer 60 Watt 12Vw/3-prong Plug (quantity:2)
  • Talton 4027 Heavy-Duty C-Clamp, 6in (quantity:6)
  • Kapton Polyimide Tape with Silicone Adhensive, 0.001″thick x 1/2″x 36 yards long, Amber (quantity:1)
  • HitLights Cool White double density flexible light strip, 3528 Type SMD, 5M (quantity:1)
  • Television Studio Switcher (quantity:1)
  • 2438 cut-to-order, 80-20 part 45-45 45mmx45mm extrusion (quantity:2)
  • Prism Backdrops 10 x 20 Black Muslin (quantity:1)
  • 50ft Black BJC HD SDI Cable, BNC (quantity:1)
  • Aurum Ultra Series High-Speed HDMI Cable (25ft) (quantity:2)
  • Glass First Surface Mirror (quantity:1)
  • Quartet Glo-Write Neon Dry-Erase Markers (quantity:1)


Here are some design drawings, with measurements and dimensions, of the frame of a lightboard.