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What is the difference between uv cathode and cold cathode?

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June 1, 2010 7:13:04 PM

which one is the one that illuminates the whole case and which type if the one that make UV reactive things glow? I am going to purchase some for my new case. Anything else I should pay attention to when purchasing? also any links would be awesome.

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June 2, 2010 2:13:12 AM

Most case lighting tubes are cold cathode (some recent ones use LEDs). Cold cathode tubes come in several colors: red, blue, green, and UV. The UV ones produce a violet "black" light that causes UV-reactive components to glow brightly. SVC has some reasonably priced kits here.