Introduction: LED Torch Light Saber

This is a project of my son Marcky. According to him: "I thought of this one night before I slept. I found my flashlight that I got for my birthday. Then I came across a paper towel core." According to me: "The rest is history."

Step 1: Find a Plastic Milk Bottle Small Enough to Fit Snugly Into a Paper Towel Core.

Step 2: Cut a Half-inch Section of the Bottle From the Bottom.

Step 3: Plug the Tail End of the Torch Through the Opened Bottom of the Bottle.

Step 4: Slide the Two Joined Parts Into the Paper Towel Core.

Step 5: Use Sticky Tape to Hold the Three Parts Together.


Matt D655 made it! (author)2008-07-17

I have a theory on how u guys can build a real lightsaber- Use those laser lights from dvd players, or cd players, a proper handle and there u go ya got a light saber i believe so...

Brother_D made it! (author)Brother_D2008-09-22

But the light wouldn't end at a fixed point. It also would be thin and not very hot.

zeda.beta made it! (author)2008-07-27

couldnt you just tape the flashlight onto the end of the milk bottle

xACIDITYx made it! (author)2008-05-09

Pictures and better description?

redstapler747 made it! (author)2008-04-18

cool i made something almost just like that with a key chain light and a straw

DaNerd11 made it! (author)2008-04-16

Some pics would be nice...

bedbugg2 made it! (author)2007-08-12

you could try one of these they are just a hilt and the blade retracts

jedi pen-gui-n made it! (author)2007-07-07

cool. cheep. I'm still going for my original idea

theowner made it! (author)2007-04-29

i love cheese

0.775volts made it! (author)2006-03-29

His bright what?

PurplePeople made it! (author)2006-03-23

This kid's bright.

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