Picture of Mojito recipe in Plexiglass blue lighting
I wrote on plexiglass the mojito recipe and then I create a small led circuit that I insered in a frame around plexiglass.

For the mojito recipe I designed it on Photoshop and then I reverted the image in order to write it on the good position on the plexiglass.

It is pretty cheap DIY and it is a low comsuption energy system because you can use 2x 1,5v battery or 3x 1,2v battery.

Step 1: Print your model

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Print your reverse image and then stick if on plexiglass.
To engrave it I used a dremel with a small peak.

The plexiglass is a 0,5mm thick.
creshawn4 years ago
Which type of led did you use and how did you insert them into the strip
lpxav (author)  creshawn4 years ago
Sorry for this late answer but I simply used 5 mm blue led that I insert with a small wood peak.

It is important to have the same led serie which work on the same voltage.

Hope it helps :)
creshawn4 years ago
Do you have a complete and detailed instructions list with materials because i want to have fun with instructable and make a glass cook book.
Thanks and much appreciated.
lpxav (author)  creshawn4 years ago
I can give you more information if you want, just ask me and I could give you pictures and tips that's instructables spirit :)
Very nice. This would be a cool use for a CNC router.
JakeTobak4 years ago
How long did it take you to do all that engraving by hand?
lpxav (author)  JakeTobak4 years ago
It is true that it takes few hours especially to write letter. It took 2 hours but it is quite tiring and thé dremel is heavy. But the result is pretty cool!!
But if you try a simpliest model! I did an other one in 10minutes