Can some one explain how a strobe light works?

Answer Its the same principle as turning the light switch on ad off at an even pace. The strobe light uses a bright white light in a dark atmosphere. If you use a strobe in daylight, it won't do anything... Read More »

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What Causes a Light to Strobe?

Developed by scientist Dr. Harold Edgerton early in the 20th century, and known primarily for their "oh, man -- wow" factor in dance clubs, stroboscopes (strobe lights) were originally used in high... Read More »

Who invented the strobe light?

According to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, EG&G Inc., a company founded by Harold E. "Doc" Edgerton and two of his former students, Kenneth Germeshausen and Herbert Grier, invented a h... Read More »

How to Use a Strobe Light to Measure RPM?

Measuring the RPM (rotations per minute) of electric motors or the devices they drive can be a useful diagnostic tool. It can aid in the proper gear or belt drive system along with figuring out pow... Read More »

How to sync a strobe light to music?

Um I'm not sure about the strobe light but take any lamp or even better, those small xmas lights and cut off the part that plugs into the wall and strip the cord a bit to expose the the wires( clea... Read More »