Yeah hmm, the lamp was the only reasonably priced non-colored LED (do you know how hard it is to find the right blue
LED?) that I found and Radio Shack and happened to fit in a lens and LED-mounting setup that was made for T1 3/4 LEDs. I suppose if I order parts elsewhere, I should find a proper clear LED rather than this flashlight-type lamp
It really is quite nice to look at behind the blue lens; not your typical LED appearance.
I'll have to build the courage to spend ~$40 for 16 AAA NiMH's instead of ~25 for 3 9V's, but it will happen (hey, it did with headphones and amp parts