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Picture of Fire Extinguisher Lamp
A everyday lamp made from a old fire extinguisher. Using parts from a old lamp too! My first instructable.

List of Items:
Fire Extinguisher (Old ones work best)
Lamp (even a 15$ one at walmart works)
Drill with metal drilling bit
Place to empty "baking Soda"

Step 1: Emptying the Fire Extinguisher

Picture of Emptying the Fire Extinguisher
Choose an old fire extinguisher. And Let Er Rip! The easiest lamp to emtpy is a fire extinguisher that needs to be recharged but its not as fun.
 
DIY Dave4 years ago
Looks great. Where did you get the fire extinguisher?
Derin7 years ago
no baking soda if you have the water based type
It'd be really neat to replace the nozzle on the tube with a light bulb, and put some flexible wire wire inside of it...so you can move it around.
I made one like that, except I made it into a flashlight. Here is my page about it. Please leave a comment if you liked it. I will try to make an instructable for it soon.

http://www.motormayhem.net/2008/03/26/fire-extinguisher-flashlight/

crashman91 (author)  Weissensteinburg8 years ago
I know. the whole time i was thinking about that. But i didn't have the time. Possibly next year. This was for County fair.
this is a really cool idea, im gonna try it!