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Buy some plumbing parts. You can find these at your average home repair store. The best thing that I can recommend is to just build the whole lamp whi...
Take the plumbing fixture that you picked to be the end of your lamp (the one that the bulb will be in) and find a standard light bulb fixture that wi...
Affix the light bulb socket to the inside of your end-piece bell reducer. I used hot glue from the back end so that it wouldn't be visible from the fr...
Once the power cord and bulb socket have been soldered, the lamp should be screwed together the way that you want it to, and light up if you plug it i...
Enjoy! You just saved at least two or three butt-tons of money and your friends will think you're really cool. These make great cheap birthday present...
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