Make a Flashy Merchandise Box with LEDs, an Electroluminescent Sheet, and a QR Code

Since Google came up short on a search for combining an electroluminescent sheet with a QR code (for scanning in the dark), I decided to post some pictures of the merchandise box I made for my band.

I can’t imagine that I’m the first person to put QR codes and EL sheets together, but since they go so well I’ve decided to spread the word. (I’ve blurred the band name, because this post is a promotion of the technology and not the music.)

This is the box that we take to all our gigs, offering CDs, stickers, and our mailing list to fans. It uses some LEDs to add a little life to the display. Hit the jump for some animation and detail shots.

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