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EZ-EL Wire Tron Motorcycle

Like Tron Costumes? Already have your own? Decorate a Motorcycle to go with it!

EZ-EL Wire Tron Motorcycle

This guide will teach you how to give your motorcycle an awesome Tron theme with EZ-EL Wire! For more cool ideas check out https://ez-el.com/tutorials!

The EZ-EL Wire Kit you will need for this project can be purchased here.

Enter coupon code MAKEtroncycle at checkout for a discount!

Steps

Step #1:

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EZ-EL Wire Tron Motorcycle

We decided to continue the Tron theme onto a motorcycle, still keeping it simple and classy! It's an easy and enjoyable project to do to amp up your motorcycle!

Step #2:

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EZ-EL Wire Tron Motorcycle

Map out a design you would like on your bike.

Step #3:

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Spray the area where you'll be attaching the EL wire with windex and clean it.

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EZ-EL Wire Tron Motorcycle

Place the velcro to the battery pack and apply. Then apply the adhesive to the inside of the bike area where it is not in the way of the bike handlebar hitting it.

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EZ-EL Wire Tron Motorcycle

Next, apply rubber cement glue and place the EL wire along the imprint of the paint. Make sure you tape as you go. Remember to let the glue sit until the next day.

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Take all the tape off and clean up the glue residue around the EL wire (i.e., use windex and cloth to wipe down). Enjoy your new ride!


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