In this fun how-to I will show you how to make a candle lightbulb! It is a great conversation piece and its fun to make! Now this project is a bit out of my zone, I am an electronics guy and have no past expierence in candle making so if I did something you think I can improve on please let me know :)  This instructable does require a few steps that are a little risky, such as boiling and breaking glass, so please do this at your own risk, I am not responsible for any damage done to anything or anyone. 

Step 1: Things Needed

The two major things needed is a lightbulb and around 15 tealight candles (white). The amount of tealight candles depends on a few things,One how big the light bulb is and two how long you let the wax boil. 
Other things needed are; Metal bowl/ pot, screw driver, sharp razor knife, light socket (I found a broken one in my garage) and a few other random things I will introduce later.
<p>Traditionally I think you make candles by dipping the string into hot wax over and over again until it builds up. You could probably do the same until you have a hefty/weighted piece of string and then drop it into the bulb, and fill the bottom a bit as you have done, wait for it to dry, then pour the rest of the wax in once the string is anchored. Cool idea!</p>
Very nice! There are good demos of gutting a light bulb here on Instructables. Check out <a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lightbulb-Wall-Hook/" rel="nofollow">https://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lightbulb-Wall-Hook/</a>
Thank you :) I will check out the link now

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