Introduction: Laser Cut Lamp

I have designed a laser cut lamp after being inspired by the Spore floor lamp from Alienology
(http://www.alienology.com/catalog/?p=78)
Here it is below, the 16 3/4 inch slats and two central rings are cut from a piece of 1/8 inch maple veneer plywood. I also laser engraved the date and my name onto one slat (concealed by a piece of electrical tape and a blurry lens). I bought a light socket on a cord at ACE hardware, spliced on a small switch, and added a bulb. The photo you see is with a half-chrome bulb, but the other photo is with a 24 watt fluorescent bulb. More photos and descriptions as well as the previous prototypes can be found on my blog here: http://theimpossibletribar.blogspot.com/2012/06/laser-cut-lamp.html

Comments

author
pippi46 (author)2012-10-09

Hi very nice job, compliments.
I would like to put some customized art on my website,
Would you contact me at lori.venturi@gmail.com
Thanks
Loredana

author
zazenergy (author)2011-09-06

This is really cool and looks gorgeous. It would be great if you could post the step by step instructions on Instructables. i'm sure people would really love to know more about it.

author
SandLizard (author)zazenergy2011-09-18

I agree. Step-by-step instructions are needed.

About This Instructable

17,868views

91favorites

License:

More by makerbuilderbaker:Laser cut lampPocket sized denim paper pad
Add instructable to: