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This is a custom made lamp based off of tim-1138's instructable found here. I first made one with three bulbs as a gift, and decided once I found ...
Here is the list of supplies: Vintage Lightbulb Extension Cord Lamp Socket Dimmer Switch (Cut the green ground wire from the dimmer, it is not needed) Box (I ...
I have a set of circular drill bits of various sizes. I drilled into some plywood to find the right size.
Find where you want to drill into the top of the box for your socket. I wanted mine centered towards the top. I used a square to find ...
Now you need to decide where you want the dimmer switch to be. For this one, I put mine in the back. I found the center and marked ...
Snip off the off the female end of the extension cord. Then split the two wires a bit, and use a wire stripper to strip off about 1" ...
PLEASE NOTE: I am not an electrician. Wire and use the lamp at your own risk. Make sure the lamp is NOT PLUGGED IN when you are wiring it ...
That is it, you are all done. A few final touches if you want to. If your socket is loose, use a little glue on the overlapping edge ...
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