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Make Your Own Solar Lantern

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Here's an easy project you can do in a few hours converting an old Kerosene Lantern into a Solar Lantern featuring a red glowing ambient effect.

Materials:

Old Kerosene Lantern
1 High Brightness Red LED
Bubble Wrap
1 Solar Lawn Light
 
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Step 4: Put Everything Together

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Stuff in the battery with the red LED into the base of the lantern. Also stuff in some bubble wrap in the lantern to diffuse the red LED light. The bubble wrap or something equivalent to diffuse the red LED light makes all the difference in the effect so be sure and not skip that step.
zazenergy2 years ago
Cool! That actually sounds pretty easy. Thanks for sharing this!