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LED Hide-A-Ways?

Discussion in 'Strobe Lighting' started by haf728, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. haf728

    haf728 Junior Member
    from sw mich
    Messages: 7

    Hi my name is Heath
    I have question for you guys. I am going to put LED Hide-A-Ways in my F150. I have it narrowed down to 2 brands and models.
    I would like your input on your likes/dislikes,ease of install, and brightness. Most of the videos I have seen probable don't do these light justice.

    The two that I have narrowed it down to are:
    Sound Off Universal Undercover
    Whelen Vertex

    Any input would be helpful.
  2. Dissociative

    Dissociative 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,066

    vertex for the win....email me if ya need proof why im not posting it here
  3. MoparPlowJockey

    MoparPlowJockey Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 31

    I do installs on Law Enforcement vehicles and am very partial to Whelen products. However I just installed the SoundOff hideaways in my new car and love them. The Whelen LED's are easier to wire and understand if your not familiar with setting the patterns and sync.
  4. BossPlow2010

    BossPlow2010 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,069

    Yup, Red/ white splits :salute:

    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    I have the sound offs in my truck and love them.
  6. Strobesnmore

    Strobesnmore Senior Member
    Messages: 413

    Both are very good lights but stay away from the split colors. You lose have the light output with splits and during the daytime the light output is disappointing.
  7. BossPlow2010

    BossPlow2010 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,069

    That's why you have more than one light :D
    Dash light
    Grille lights
    Mini light bar
    And a really loud siren w/ wail, yelp, hyper yelp, and horn.
  8. Evil PSD

    Evil PSD Member
    Messages: 30

    i also work at a municiple place doing police, fire and dpw, from what i work with im bias with the vertex, thats what i just put in my 2010 f250 from and rear, no complaints, plenty bright aswell Thumbs Up
  9. 07F-250V10

    07F-250V10 Senior Member
    Messages: 114

    Whelen Vertex all the way. They are crazy bright
  10. Ram 08

    Ram 08 Member
    Messages: 53

    I just finished installing Whelen Vertexs in my truck and I'm very happy with them.
  11. jhall22guitar

    jhall22guitar PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,056

    Looks like I just have to get the Grille lights!
  12. BuckeyeESPN

    BuckeyeESPN Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 50

    Anyone have problems with Soundoff Universal's staying solid on? i had them working in flash pattern then during a event I turned them on and they went solid on me?
  13. rcpd34

    rcpd34 Senior Member
    from MD
    Messages: 688

    Love the Sound Off Universals.