Case 5 - Breathing Light
Part 1 Objective
After you upload the program, all the RGB LEDs on the xLight wooden base, LED strip, or LED string light up slowly and then go off slowly, and repeat this process, looking like breathing.
Part 2 Preparation
xLight control box x 1
USB cable (Type-C) x 1
Computer with network access x 1
Wooden base or LED strip or LED string
Connect the wooden base, LED strip, or LED string to the xLight control box, connect the xLight control box to the computer by using the cable, open mBlock 5 (PC client, web version, or mobile app), delete the default device, click +add, select xLight from Device Library and then click Set as mostly used device in the upper left corner, click Connect, and select the Upload mode.
Part 3 Programming
Use Variables blocks and Control blocks to make all the RGB LEDs light up slowly and then go off slowly and repeat this process.
Part 4 Practice
Try to change the light color of the RGB LEDs.
Try to change the flickering frequency of the RGB LEDs.