First of all i would like to tell you that this is an "LED CONTEST" instructable so please vote if you like the project!
The idea came when i realized that i managed to gather a lot of remaining wires of components after cutting them for a pcb work.
There was in my bag handrents of them...
Step 1: Stuff you need
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3.A green led or other you like
4.Usb jack typ B Female for power up
5.A resistor 33 ohm
6.Usb cable type a to type b
7.Plenty of remaining leads
8.A breadboard or an empty pcb.I used an empty pcb 5x5 cm
10.Another person to help you
11.Optionaly a base for the pcb for stability...
Step 2: Begin building the tree
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So i took a pcb board with a usb Type B power input and i start to build my tree with the help of my wife!
I make some modifications under the pcb so the power of the usb port came to my leds through a resistor..
After i took an aluminium base and i mounted the pcb...
Step 3: Powering up the kit
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You can power up the led via a usb type b cable from your pc usb output or from any other usb charger....
I love them both...
The result is simply amazing!
Please feel free to ask me anything...