I know this had been done before, but the one before had bad images. They were all blurry.

Step 1: Supplies

Basicly all you need is a screw driver and a 1 - 2 inch long nail and pliers.
Not as hard as I thought it'd be
This was good, thanks for the help!
"Take off" doesn't exactly describe what I had to do here: I had to hammer really hard.
I don't know if it was for the german lightbulb I used or for whatever but tapping lightly with a screwdriver didn't do anything I had to use a hammer instead.
 Thank you. very good and helpful.
And you said your pictures weren't as blurry as his! Liar! (Step 5 picture 2)
its a picture in motion dude, its gonna be blurry.
I got most of the white stuff out with water but i used salt afterwords to ensure there wasn't any left.
why do the sprinkles/sand/ salt? i just ran it under the sink. worked fine.
I just hollowed out my first light bulb. I had trouble with the brass end/black glass stuff cause I couldn't get a good grip on it with pliers so I used a bench vice and kept pinching the end and rotating it till it finally got under the brass and I could pull it off with pliers. Then I used a drill and followed down the one wire on the side till the hole was big enough to get needle nosed pliers in and snapped it all out. I used a burn out larger 3 way bulb, it looks neat. Now what do I want to do with it?
If the bulb's already clear, do you need to do the sand/sprinkles/etc step?
Yeah, my pictures were REEEALLY blurry. /sarcasm
relax. Your picture at <a href="http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Shrimp-Aquarium/?ALLSTEPS">http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Shrimp-Aquarium/?ALLSTEPS</a> were by no means blurry, but these are sharper.<br/>Anyways, your project is about shrimp, hollowing a lightbulb is just a side-show!<br/><br/>anyways, both projects are neat<br/>
o yah sorry, i meant this guys <a href="http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hollow-out-a-lightbulb-and-make-a-stand-for/">http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hollow-out-a-lightbulb-and-make-a-stand-for/</a><br/>

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