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After seeing a Beemer with yellow accessory lights in city traffic I decided I wanted the same, because of how noticeable it was. Clearwater Glendinas were my first choice but out of stock for the past six months. I have a sneaking suspicion this was intentional as they undercut their own products at half the price to their next cheapest alternative. So I ditched them for a Chinese product, Goldrunway lights, at around $120. Only problem: they have a greenish tint with the yellow lens cover! Probably due to the fact that white LED light is originally blue and the blue component being still present, mixed with yellow makes green! Now Clearwater comes out with new lens covers that make the light “intentionally” look “lime green”.

To me the green tint looks cheap, something a 20 year old would have on a modded Honda Civic, no offense to anyone here who fits the description, but not my age bracket. I’d prefer real yellow. What do you think? Second picture from Clearwater with their new lens covers.
 

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Clearwater Glendinas were my first choice but out of stock .... a Chinese product, Goldrunway lights, at around $120. Only problem: they have a greenish tint ..... Now Clearwater comes out with new lens covers that make the light “intentionally” look “lime green”.

To me the green tint looks cheap, I’d prefer real yellow. What do you think? Second picture from Clearwater with their new lens covers.
From the photos, being daylight, the color doesn't look too bad. Conspicuous, which is what you said you were after. Any possibility of a night shot to see color intensity? My guess is, the yellow or yellow/greenish will both get attention from unsuspecting drivers. I too went with a cheaper Chinese yellow light. Inspired by this thread https://www.stromtrooper.com/5213770-post1.html I have white LEDs cross the top and yellows across the bottom.
 

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Like your warm yellow better. Also wonder whether blue or green tinted lights might make one more likely to get pulled over by the cops.

I ordered an LED specific warming gel filter for studio lighting. Will see what that does.
 

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When you get the filter and had a chance to test it, can you please share which version you got and if it's "yellow". I have been pondering the same but not done anything. Thanks!
 

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I saw a BMW with green lights just like that a few weeks back. It got my attention unlike any other moto light I have ever seen! I don't think it looks cheap. Maybe its a bit less "good looking" than the yellow lights, but extremely effective at getting other motorists to see you, and that's the point right?

I say keep em the way they are! Just my opinion of course
 

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I'm not sure I like the green, but since this is a safety issue I might go with them. Definitely an attention getter, and that's really the whole point. I'd avoid blue, they'd look cool but should be for cops only IMHO.
 

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I received the gel filter from Adorama. This is the LED specific filter “Zircon warm amber #2” designed to turn 5500K LED light into Tungsten color 3000K. Together with the yellow filter from GR lights I now have the yellow I wanted. I added two pictures where I only changed the left light for comparison. The light still looks a little greenish in some photos but not to the eye. The last picture seems most realistic albeit way overexposed.
Two pictures just show the lights while switched off.
Very happy with the results. I have almost 4 square feet of the filter left if anyone wants a piece.
 

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