+44 (0)1435 860753
£12.00 – £57.00
It is a powerful driver and is suitable for 5m – 15m of standard Chasing EL Wire or 5m ULTRA Chasing EL Wire
It DOES NOT have an On /Off Switch and will switch on as soon as it is connected to a power source.
As explained in detail below, these Adaptable Drivers are very versatile with a whole selection of Power inputs (Mains, Batteries, Direct 12V etc)
Its dimensions are: 5cm X 4cm X 4cm (LxWxH)
1. Switch On, (to first position), ensuring that you have the EL Wire attached, as not having it attached when switching the Driver on can burn the Driver out.
2. The first position is ON and normal chasing speed.
3. Slide the switch to the last position and the Chasing EL Wire will move between speeding up and slowing down.
4. Watch the speed and when you see the speed that you want the EL Wire to chase at, move the switch back to the first position and it will lock the speed you want to use.
This Driver does have an On/Off Switch
We have found it is impossible to guess how you will be using the EL Wire, EL Tape and Drivers, so you will see on this website we have tried to give you as many choices as possible.
This driver is no exception as it also has a range of power inputs that hopefully cover most uses:
1) ONLY THE DRIVER
Maybe you have your own 12V 5.5mm/2.1mm input you want to use, perhaps you will be using one of the 2-way power splitters?
Whatever your reason, this option gives you just the driver (as in the pic above) – without any external power connectors like the rest of these listed below…
Perfect if you already have your own 12V battery to run this driver
This 8xAA Battery Box will plug straight into the driver. It is fairly large (126mm X 72mm X 18mm) but will make this EL Driver portable
This 3 x 18650 Rechargeable Battery Box will plug straight into the driver. It is fairly large (63mm X 58mm X 30mm) and the leads for the output are 15cm long but will make this EL Driver portable.
Much smaller and lighter than the Battery Box, these powerful Li-ion batteries come in a range of sizes
1800mAh (flat): 100g (10cm x 5.5cm x 0.8cm)
1800mAh: 100g (5cm x 3.3cm x 2.7cm)
2800mAh: 150g (6.8cm x 4.7cm x 2.2cm)
5000mAh: 265g (5.3cm x 5.8cm x 3.9cm)
All of these Li-ion Batteries come with an intelligent recharger
This handy PSU can be used to make this EL Driver powered off of Mains Electricity (UK, US or Euro plugs are available)
This adapter plugs into the car lighter socket. It is fused and ends with a 5.5mm/2.1mm jack plug so it can be used with any of our 12v Drivers or accessories
If you’re thinking of running two of these units off of one power source, then get yourself one of these splitters.
Please note this is a Splitter from the Battery to the Driver, so you would only need one Battery pack for 2 x Drivers.
Most people also use Splitters that come from the Driver to the EL Wire (so you only need 1 x Driver for many EL Wires) – you can get those types of EL WIRE SPLITTERS HERE
*If you want more than one of the power connector mentioned above for your EL Driver,
They can all be found in our Accessories section, or just click the description you want and be taken to its own page*
you can use this 1m Extender by connecting the extender between the Power Source and the Driver
The 1m Extender is not available on the drop down options above – please click on the link to get the full details of this handy EL Accessory and add it to your basket
you can use this Remote Control Unit by connecting the Controller between the Power Source and the Driver
You can use several different controllers with just one hand-held remote unit if you want to switch several different drivers at once
The Remote Control Unit is not available on the drop down options above – please click on the link to get the full details of this handy EL Accessory and add it to your basket
*All the EL wire we supply comes with a connector so they plug straight into the driver*
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EL wire has loads of uses
It looks amazing when decorating the interior or exterior of cars, can be used inside and outside houses and can even be threaded into clothes and hats
It is a cliche to say you are only limited by your imagination but with EL wire it is true!!!
If you have not seen it before it is like a really long glowstick that lasts over 5,000 hours
We’re sure you will be amazed – feel free to message us with any questions.
ONLY THE DRIVER, 8xAA Battery Box, 3 x 18650 Battery Box, Mains Powered (UK Plug), Mains Powered (EU Plug), Mains Powered (US Plug), 1800mAh (square) Li-ion (UK Only), 1800mAh (thin) Li-ion (UK Only), 2800mAh Li-ion (UK Only), 5000mAh Li-ion (UK Only), Car Lighter adapter, Crocodile Clips, 2 to 1 Splitter for 5.5mm Input, Self Stripping Wire Connectors