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small and simple guide for steampunking your radio tube.

Step 1: Tools Needed and Safety.

safety:
safety glasses
gloves

when working with glass you cant do without.

tools:
dremel with cutting disc
plastic bag
super glue
hot glue
small hammer.
pliers.
soldering iron

materials

small radio tube. i used a Philips 1€
small light bulb
2 pieces of wire
2x aa battery
battery holder 95ct €
battery clip 95ct €
schrink tube
1 resistor
1led.

Step 2: Prepare Your Light Bulb.

wrap your light bulb in the plastic bag,and break the glass with the hammer. Remove everything in the fitting and at the bottom.

Step 3: The Radio Tube.

cut off the legs from the tube. 1 note:
do not push with the dremel. Just let it do its job. If you start pushing the glass will crack.

Step 4: Last Steps

after you soldered the led and resistor together you glue the tube in the fitting with super glue. It will take a few seconds but it will hold.
Push the led tru the bottom all the way up to the tube. Hold it there and fill it with hot glue. I tried super glue but that wasn't working.

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