This project was created for YuKonstruct's first Build Night.

YuKonstruct is the first makerspace in Canada's north. Our mission is to provide access to shared space, quality tools, available expertise, and a collaborative environment to help makers build anything!

This little flashlight that you can keep on your keychain was created in collaboration with licheness

Step 1: Gather your materials

You'll need:

  • LED
  • coin battery
  • small button
  • hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • needle and thread
  • scissors
  • small pliers
  • felt or duffle fabric
  • key ring
  • coin larger than your battery and pen to trace circles (optional)

<p>WOW what a great little project, I think I will make this one with my Grandson over the next weekend or so. Thanks for the Clear instructions.</p>
gracias por compartirlo!!!
<p>Be carefull. How did your left hand finger got hurt?or u simply stick it on ur hand</p>
<p>Nice Instructable. check this out: <a href="http://www.instructables.com/id/All-You-Need-to-Know-bout-LEDs/" rel="nofollow">http://www.instructables.com/id/All-You-Need-to-Know-bout-LEDs/</a></p>
<p>Very clever using the felt as a spring! It also looks fantastic! =)</p>
<p>Those are so cute ! When i was small i used to have a similar keychain all covered in yellow rubber. I used to love that a lot, it reminded me of the same old days.</p>
<p>Nice and simple! Great project for beginners to get their feet wet with LEDs. Thanks for sharing this!</p>
<p>neat thanks for posting</p>

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