Is it possible to run (4) 10W LEDs on 1 driver? - The Planted Tank Forum
 
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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-19-2011, 07:51 PM Thread Starter
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Is it possible to run (4) 10W LEDs on 1 driver?

Looking for one driver to run all 4 of my 10W LEDs. Specs on them:
Color Temperature: 10000K cool white
DC Forward Voltage (VF): 10-12V DC
DC Forward Current (IF): 1000mA
Viewing Angle: 120 Degree
Intensity Luminous (Iv): 800LM
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YES- The Meanwell ELN 60-48 (D/P) could run 4 of those in series, with no problem.
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Even with the forward voltage of each being 12V DC?
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You can adjust the output voltage up a little higher than 48 volts, as long as you stay within the power rating for the driver.

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