Introduction: Dodecahedron Lampshade

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- 12 pentagons

- 5 bases

- 60 fitting parts

- 1 lamp 15w

- 1 plug with switch on/off button

- 1 mdf board size A2.

Step 1: Get the Pentagons

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Download the .dwg file with the draws you will need.

Cut the mdf board in a lasercut machine to get the parts you need.

Step 2: Join the Pentagons

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Use the fittings parts to join the pentagons and form a dodecahedron.

Step 3: Set the Base

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Put the lamp in the plug and fit to the pentagonal base.

Step 4: Done!

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Enjoy your lampshade! :D


mrsmerwin (author)2017-10-22

how is the shade attached to the lamp?

dedikko (author)mrsmerwin2017-10-24

Hello! This is an college work and is uncompleted yet. I'll make more adjustments for a better understanding. Wait for it, please! With a complete lamp, and one more video. ;)

mrsmerwin (author)dedikko2017-10-25

I will be watching.

DIY Hacks and How Tos (author)2017-10-22

Very cool design. Those cut outs would make awesome shadow patterns

Thank you! Wait for the complete lamp soon! I am working on it. ;)

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