Perhaps, LED strip lights are the fan-favorite and famous among all the LED lighting fixtures. However, they can be used for various places and purposes, instantly enhancing the place’s mood.
You can easily connect LED strips together depending on your power source and the strip’s power output. This lighting can be connected using cable and connectors. You can also connect two strip lights together, as cutting them into the desired sizes is easy.
Use a sharp blade to remove the protective plastic layer to uncover the circuit connection dots, now use connectors. Finally, connect the strips using soldering the copper pads of strips or connectors.
It is not ideal for connecting multiple light strips as they can’t work on the same power source. For example: Connecting a series of cheap strip lights can lead to a fire hazard as they use low-grade thin material that cannot sustain high currents.
There are two main methods of connecting LED strips. The best and easy way to connect them is with strip connectors, and the tough road is to solder the connection pads.
There are various types and shapes of connectors available in the market. Choose according to your light, manufacturing instruction, and requirement.
It is essential to only use the safe power supply for more wattages than the strip light requirement while connecting more LED strip lights to the single power supply.