Here is a simple project to make a flashlight out of an Altoids tin in 15 minutes or less. 

Step 1: Gathering the supplies and tool

Lets begin with getting everything needed


- Soldering iron
- Hot glue gun
- Solder
- Soldering flux
- Tin snips
- Drill bit the same size as o.d of bulb socket (not shown)
- Pliers 
- Drill or Drill press (not shown)


- 1 9 volt battery clip
- 1 small light bulb socket
- 1 small light bulb
- 1 Altoids tin
- 1 switch
- 2 6" lengths of wire red and black (not shown)
- 3x3 piece of tin (not shown)

Now lets get started!

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