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I posted this in the TST thread as well but I realize that's not the best place for it, sorry about that.

I have the TST halo turn signals on order but am concerned about visibility from the front of the bike. In my drone building days I used these LED strips (not the waterproof ones) and they were plenty easy to wire into my drones and use there. I'd like to try to run these waterproof ones somewhere front facing on the bike for easily visible turn signals (and cheap!). They are rated for up to 12v so I don't think they'll have any issues with the system itself but I'm not entirely sure how and where to splice them into the turn signal circuits. If I'm wrong about any of this let me know, thanks!


https://hobbyking.com/en_us/high-density-waterproof-led-flexible-strip-red-1mtr.html
 

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Hi @CT_Rider! If you plan on using the additional LED strips for signal lights and ONLY signal lights, you would want to splice into the red and brown wire on our halos. The red will be the ground wire and the brown will be the positive (signal) wire.
 

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Hi @CT_Rider! If you plan on using the additional LED strips for signal lights and ONLY signal lights, you would want to splice into the red and brown wire on our halos. The red will be the ground wire and the brown will be the positive (signal) wire.
Right on! Thanks for the fast and super helpful reply!
 

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This is the best I've found

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B019YPXLDE/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_aHURybZTYYZF0

5050 LEDs with black pcb so it won't stick out like a sore thumb. Worth a shot
There's a bunch of them... these were some I found
https://www.amazon.com/YITAMOTOR-Ye...1&sr=8-1-spons&keywords=Amber+LED+strip&psc=1

Honestly, I don't know if I like the look of the strip so if I decide to do anything, it may just be a small LED button on each side of the lower front cowl.
Maybe something like these if I can figure where to put them
https://www.amazon.com/Partsam-Mark...d=1487880090&sr=1-25&keywords=LED+turn+signal

I looked at the fork mounted rings but they're so close to the headlights that they may not be seen very well.
Honestly, one great solution is to modify the headlights and switch over to HID's with Demon Eyes and LED turns but I'm not putting any more big $ mods into this bike.
 

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There's a bunch of them... these were some I found
https://www.amazon.com/YITAMOTOR-Ye...1&sr=8-1-spons&keywords=Amber+LED+strip&psc=1

Honestly, I don't know if I like the look of the strip so if I decide to do anything, it may just be a small LED button on each side of the lower front cowl.
Maybe something like these if I can figure where to put them
https://www.amazon.com/Partsam-Mark...d=1487880090&sr=1-25&keywords=LED+turn+signal

I looked at the fork mounted rings but they're so close to the headlights that they may not be seen very well.
Honestly, one great solution is to modify the headlights and switch over to HID's with Demon Eyes and LED turns but I'm not putting any more big $ mods into this bike.
Yeah I like the demon eyes but I can't justify 10% of the bike cost for a headlight. I'll give these a shot and if they don't look good it's a few dollars wasted and I can still use the rest in another project. I already ordered the link I posted above so we'll see how it goes. I think from more than a few feet away it will just look like white dots on the fairing so shouldn't be too bad. Again, it's not a huge loss if it doesn't work out. If I'm satisfied with the results I'll be sure to put up some pics
 
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