Originally Posted by clrussell
Barefooter, what LEDs did you use?
I just ebay'd "LED Tape Waterproof" and your choice of color. Last year I paid about 19.99 no more than $25 to the door. Make sure to get cuttable tape. This way you can make any size in multiples of 3 lights each.
Soldering was the tricky part as you are soldering 20 ga wire to foil. I then used heat shrink to seal it all back up and stiffen the connection.