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Camping with these homemade camping led light up slippers will protect your feet and toes while they light up the way to the bathroom in the middle of the night while camping.Its a simple but brilliant idea to save those toes from harms way.
 
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Step 1: Materials

(1) a pair of thick fuzzy slippers

(2)  two  led car key lights

(3) Thin  wire for led wire extensions from a diode bought from Radio Shack

(4) needle and thread

Step 1~ disassemble the led key lights from the key ring.

step 2~ set aside the key rings you wont be needing them

Step 3~Save all parts from the led assembly .

Step 2: Modifying the led slipper

Picture of Modifying the led slipper
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Step 1 ~ Take a razor blade and cut open the front of both slippers .

Step 2~ Take a Dremel and bore a 1 inch hole about a 1/4 inch deep where the big toe would be .

Step 3 ~ Drill a  1/8 inch hole through the front of the slipper into the hole you just  made with the Dremel.

Step 3: Modifying the LED

Picture of Modifying the LED
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Step 1~ Cut (4) 1 inch pieces of wife from a Diodes.

Step2~ Solder the (4) 1 inch pieces of wire to the (4) ends of the (2) LEDS.

Step 3~Cut (4)  3/4 of a inch  pieces of  3/32 diameter shrink tubing.

Step 4~Put 1 piece of shrink tubing on each end of the LEDS and use a lighter or heat gun to shrink the tubing over the wire

Step 4: Assembling the new led

Picture of Assembling the new led
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Step1~ Connect the battery to the led to make sure the positive wire is on the positive side of the battery.

Step2~ Assemble the new led back into the case it  came in and test to make sure it works properly.

Step 5: Installing the led in the slipper

Picture of Installing the led in the slipper
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Step1~ Slip the led through the hole made with the Dremel so the led sticks out the hole in the tip of the slipper.

Step2~ use a little silicone underneath the led button before playing it in the slipper .

Step 6: Finish the Job

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Take a needle and thread and sew the ends of the slippers shut and test the lights to make sure they work and your finished ..
PikeMinnow1 year ago
Step one on this page... 1 inch pieces of wife are prohibited material in my area. Is there a substitute?

Great 'ible ;P
coolbeansbaby68 (author)  PikeMinnow1 year ago
Lol oooops thanks
flashj1 year ago
Awesome idea! I would use these at home when the cat wants out at 2am. Anyone have an instructiible for that? :)
coolbeansbaby68 (author)  flashj1 year ago
Thank you for the comment
Camping right now & wish I had seen this before the trip! It's an AWESOME idea!
Thank you i could make u a pair? Lol i have another idea for them too
coolbeansbaby68 (author) 1 year ago
Thank you very much
Ajnussey1 year ago
Very cool