Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - lamp http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:31:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Healing Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Healing-Lamp/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:02:51 PDT
Interactive LED Puzzle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Puzzle-Lamp/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:27:03 PDT
Simple LED Meditation Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Meditation-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:38:03 PDT
Newton Cradle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Newton-Cradle-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:15:37 PDT
Lighten up your picture frames (LEDs) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighten-up-your-picture-frames-LEDs/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:09:08 PDT
LED bookmarker +table lamp (with brightness control) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-bookmarker/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 09:45:06 PDT
Make An L.E.D Emblem Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-An-LED-Emblem-Light/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:07:28 PDT
LED LAMPS OUT OF OLD LAMPS http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-LAMPS-OUT-OF-OLD-LAMPS/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:45:10 PDT
Underlight your Dalek (or other project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Underlight-your-Dalek-or-other-project/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:49:54 PDT
8 mm LED on AC http://www.instructables.com/id/8-mm-LED-on-AC/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 15:28:33 PDT
Craft a futuristic room light upcycled out of an old hard disc drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-powerful-room-light-by-an-old-HDD/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 08:17:58 PDT
Simple seashell LED night light or mood lamp (w/LED driver circuit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-seashell-LED-night-light-or-mood-lamp-wLED-/
Simple seashell LED night light or mood lamp (w/LED driver circuit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/KRKO/HZOKZVBW/F8ZKRKOHZOKZVBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/KRKO/HZOKZVBW/F8ZKRKOHZOKZVBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/KRKO/HZOKZVBW/F8ZKRKOHZOKZVBW.SMALL.jpg dudes So this is a two-part instructable, the first being the LED driver circuit, (don't worry, it's very simple) the second part being the physical lamp. This is an extremely flexible design, just about any LED can be used, and just about any, low power, power source, including USB. Also, I decided to us...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 14:18:43 PDT
DIY LED Book Reading Lamp and Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Book-Reading-Lamp-and-Torch/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 01:47:03 PDT
Light up a LED with one AA-battery (in a solar lamp) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-a-LED-with-one-AA-battery-in-a-solar-lamp/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:03:48 PDT
IKEA Samtid mood-light upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Samtid-mood-light-upgrade/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 06:57:17 PDT
How to skate at night - The Beamboarder http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Beamboarder-Lets-You-Skate-at-Night/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:49:23 PDT
ice light http://www.instructables.com/id/ice-light/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:03:07 PDT
IKEA Samtid reading light upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Samtid-reading-light-upgrade/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 17:59:46 PDT
Diffused Glue Stick Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Diffused-Glue-Stick-Lamp/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:51:32 PDT
Origami Paper Glowie http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Paper-Glowie/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 18:59:07 PDT
Enerjar 1: green power jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Enerjar-1-green-power-jar/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 11:14:31 PDT
DIY LED Glow Cubes (Accent Lighting & Night Lamp) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Glow-Blocks/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 21:24:15 PDT
Mini Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Lamp-2/
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Sun, 11 May 2014 13:20:50 PDT
Flower Lamps (Barbara + Peter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Lamps-Barbara-Peter/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 17:38:03 PDT
Louis and Alex's LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Louis-and-Alexs-LED-Lamp/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 17:37:43 PDT
Led Milkshake Hat Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Milkshake-Hat-Lamp/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 17:36:32 PDT
RGB LED Film Strip Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Film-Strip-Lamp/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 03:35:59 PDT
Mini Reader's Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Readers-Lamp/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 02:50:08 PDT
Electrical Tape LED! http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrical-Tape-LED/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:59:41 PDT
Pet Coke Bottle LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Coke-Bottle-LED-Light/
Pet Coke Bottle LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/7KPV/HTZ3F4EV/FKT7KPVHTZ3F4EV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/7KPV/HTZ3F4EV/FKT7KPVHTZ3F4EV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/7KPV/HTZ3F4EV/FKT7KPVHTZ3F4EV.SMALL.jpg pandyaketan Waste to best. If you are environmentally conscious, you will find it aesthetically beautiful also! Parts required: Parts required: 1. Empty pet coke bottle (Make a vertical slit to insert the led circuit in the bottle). Mine is half litre one.  2. Four / 6/8 or ten leds 3. If your country has...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:21:25 PDT
DIY: Amazing Jar Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Amazing-Jar-Lantern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/1TGX/HRP9EXRX/FDG1TGXHRP9EXRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/1TGX/HRP9EXRX/FDG1TGXHRP9EXRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/1TGX/HRP9EXRX/FDG1TGXHRP9EXRX.SMALL.jpg macobt Jar Lantern that run on battery,inside there is one White Led Diode,2 AAA bateries and on  lid there is handle and switch. Join to American Hacker:http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=macobt
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 14:35:45 PST
Vase of ice and fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Vase-of-ice-and-fire/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:29:41 PST
Lamp with bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-with-bulb/
Lamp with bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/A3WP/HRBE3WXP/FJSA3WPHRBE3WXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/A3WP/HRBE3WXP/FJSA3WPHRBE3WXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/A3WP/HRBE3WXP/FJSA3WPHRBE3WXP.SMALL.jpg Tezeusz I apologize for the pictures, I never thought I'd put on Instructables this article.For more projects like the facebook page! Container Recycling dose of a deodorant or air wick.First i wanted to use deodorant container, but we found that no balance, you'll see why, so I used the air wick contain...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 12:21:46 PST
24 Watt LED Lamp. http://www.instructables.com/id/24-Watt-LED-Lamp/
24 Watt LED Lamp. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JKFO/HOHYD1CB/F3DJKFOHOHYD1CB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JKFO/HOHYD1CB/F3DJKFOHOHYD1CB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JKFO/HOHYD1CB/F3DJKFOHOHYD1CB.SMALL.jpg Dipankar This high power LED lamp is made out of a discarded PVC pipe of 110 mm diameter. I have used 24 numbers of 1 watt LED’s which gives a powerful light, and is very good for lighting up your work table when you require more light to do some intricate work. Parts you will need. 1. AC Transf...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 03:29:31 PST
Solar powered window lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-window-lamp/
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 04:36:23 PST
Patron led hanging patio lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Patron-led-hanging-patio-lights/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/NX5S/HO7XQKNE/F9ANX5SHO7XQKNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/NX5S/HO7XQKNE/F9ANX5SHO7XQKNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/NX5S/HO7XQKNE/F9ANX5SHO7XQKNE.SMALL.jpg ARGMISTER After doing some researching and reading on some ideas for lights for my backyard patio I came across this instructable.,..  http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Half-bottle-LED-Lights/ ....well it sparked an idea and I remembered I had access to alot of patron bottles..empty already. Got a pr...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 18:10:20 PST
Malibu bottle lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Malibu-bottle-lamp/
Malibu bottle lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PFCR/HO7XCO24/F8KPFCRHO7XCO24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PFCR/HO7XCO24/F8KPFCRHO7XCO24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PFCR/HO7XCO24/F8KPFCRHO7XCO24.SMALL.jpg ThatKid07 This is my first instructable, so it is pretty straightforward and easy to make! I finished mine in an afternoon!                                                   *EDIT* I have entered this into the make it glow contest, so if you like it don't forget to vote!* You will need: .A funky bottle .a ...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 10:38:45 PST
High Power RGB LED Moodlamp which syncs with Philips Hue http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Power-RGB-LED-Moodlamp-which-syncs-with-Phili/
High Power RGB LED Moodlamp which syncs with Philips Hue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DU4J/HNUEZAL2/F39DU4JHNUEZAL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DU4J/HNUEZAL2/F39DU4JHNUEZAL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DU4J/HNUEZAL2/F39DU4JHNUEZAL2.SMALL.jpg andstdout In this instructable the main focus lies on the software which I've created - not so much on the hardware side. You needn't to use a high- power led for this, you can use every RGB- LED you like. The "High Power RGB LED Moodlamp" is a high power rgb led lamp which can be controlled via http comma...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 12:24:36 PST
Ultrabright LED Emergency Lamp (Rechargeable!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrabright-LED-Emergency-Lamp/
Ultrabright LED Emergency Lamp (Rechargeable!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/CNYF/HNRHW0WN/FF7CNYFHNRHW0WN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/CNYF/HNRHW0WN/FF7CNYFHNRHW0WN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/CNYF/HNRHW0WN/FF7CNYFHNRHW0WN.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Preparing for a calamity or planning to go camping in the vast wilderness? Make an ultrabright emergency light in less than 5 minutes! It glows 360° and is completely WATERPROOF!. In addition the jar's lid can be detached from the jar turning it into a compact flashlight! This is a simple project th...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 19:03:37 PST
Water Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Lamp/
Water Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/XJ2G/HN82KMJU/FYCXJ2GHN82KMJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/XJ2G/HN82KMJU/FYCXJ2GHN82KMJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/XJ2G/HN82KMJU/FYCXJ2GHN82KMJU.SMALL.jpg amriorda Do you like light?  How about water?  Cheap things to make?  Well I have a project that is kinda cool if you can do it right.  And I did it, so you shouldn't have a problem. Materials The materials for this is a bit long, but most of them are really easy to acquire. -Tape -Scissors -Hearing Aid ...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 21:06:39 PDT
LED Night Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Night-Lamp/
LED Night Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/QVML/HM8DDKEE/FC1QVMLHM8DDKEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/QVML/HM8DDKEE/FC1QVMLHM8DDKEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/QVML/HM8DDKEE/FC1QVMLHM8DDKEE.SMALL.jpg mahadevrm Here is cheapest  LED Night Lamp less than 1 $  using old un used mobile  (my lost mobile) charger. Step 1. Materials 1.Old mobile charger (5v  300 ma) - Free existing un used 2.Power LED 1 Watt  with heat sink -  Rs. 10  (0.16 $) 3.Resistance 10 Ohm  1 watt or higher depends on charger rating...
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 01:30:25 PDT
Dark Activated Film Canister Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Activated-Film-Canister-Night-Light/
Dark Activated Film Canister Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3G1V/HLSH5IF7/FDL3G1VHLSH5IF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3G1V/HLSH5IF7/FDL3G1VHLSH5IF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3G1V/HLSH5IF7/FDL3G1VHLSH5IF7.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club A light that turns on in the dark! Not as hard as it looks. We are beginners and if we could do it you could too. We liked the mini-mood lighting and the flashlights we made but wanted to try something else. Cool Cat has several film canister flashlights in his room and a mini mood light but he for...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 04:29:03 PDT
Rainbow Jar - RGB Pixel Strip Controlled via Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Jar-RGB-Pixel-Strip-Controlled-via-Ardui/
Rainbow Jar - RGB Pixel Strip Controlled via Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/PL6S/HJKC5UT2/FEPPL6SHJKC5UT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/PL6S/HJKC5UT2/FEPPL6SHJKC5UT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/PL6S/HJKC5UT2/FEPPL6SHJKC5UT2.SMALL.jpg phenoptix Our most popular item on our display at Maker Faires is always the Rainbow Jar. One customer has already replicated it so we thought we'd share how we made it so you can make your own! https://vine.co/v/hqxpVgdFQ9z (tried embedding this vine but it breaks instructables!) Getting Started - What ...
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 06:23:13 PDT
Tabletop LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Tabletop-LED-Lamp/
Tabletop LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/BNDV/HJAHP8VE/FVFBNDVHJAHP8VE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/BNDV/HJAHP8VE/FVFBNDVHJAHP8VE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/BNDV/HJAHP8VE/FVFBNDVHJAHP8VE.SMALL.jpg RS Industries Ever feel bored or stressed out at the office or at home? Then build this simple electronic Tabletop LED Lamp. Just press the button and watch the lamp light up and turn off again. I am told that it is very effective, i personally have not tried it yet. Ultra bright LED - I got mine in bulk from ...
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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 09:46:34 PDT
How to make the Ring Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-Ring-Lamp/
How to make the Ring Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9IPO/HINO59MV/FOR9IPOHINO59MV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9IPO/HINO59MV/FOR9IPOHINO59MV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9IPO/HINO59MV/FOR9IPOHINO59MV.SMALL.jpg Alex Jalland This is an Instructable for a LED Lamp that I made using resin, wood and home-made circuitry. I hope you enjoy it, here is a link to my other Instructables: http://www.instructables.com/member/Alex+Jalland/  Here is the list of things you will need: 40x LED's of your choice(i used straw hat) ...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 09:46:13 PDT
LED Desklamp Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desklamp-Conversion/
LED Desklamp Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/UAGN/HIWDJTJP/F4BUAGNHIWDJTJP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/UAGN/HIWDJTJP/F4BUAGNHIWDJTJP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/UAGN/HIWDJTJP/F4BUAGNHIWDJTJP.SMALL.jpg Hakimi While clearing my store, i found  my old desk lamp, non working desk lamp. Despite repairing, i rather convert it to LED which is better brightness and energy efficient too. Disassemble the lamp The parts of desk lamp when dismantled.  PCB Design and Stickering techniques The circuit and LED...
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 10:41:04 PDT
O-Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/O-Lamp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9IPO/HINO59MV/FOR9IPOHINO59MV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9IPO/HINO59MV/FOR9IPOHINO59MV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/9IPO/HINO59MV/FOR9IPOHINO59MV.SMALL.jpg Alex Jalland
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 11:15:23 PDT
12V Sleeping Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/12V-Sleeping-Lamp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/XM0H/HH2VMZCW/FEHXM0HHH2VMZCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/XM0H/HH2VMZCW/FEHXM0HHH2VMZCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/XM0H/HH2VMZCW/FEHXM0HHH2VMZCW.SMALL.jpg ardmatrik Made of: 1. 1W smd 3.7V Cool White LED 2. Wire 3. Plastic vase 4. Hot Cup - white/fog color 5. PVC pipe 6. Slide switch Support Material & Tools: 1. Super glue/5minute 1 tonne hardex 2. Cutter 3. Mini project saw 4. Driller Mine the power supply is from 12V solar system. Total power ~4Watt
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Sat, 25 May 2013 17:10:46 PDT
LED Table Lamp - Acrylic Version. I made this at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Table-Lamp-Acrylic-Version-I-made-this-at-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/NFDS/HG85C95U/FNSNFDSHG85C95U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/NFDS/HG85C95U/FNSNFDSHG85C95U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/NFDS/HG85C95U/FNSNFDSHG85C95U.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Background:         The 3D Printed version of this LED Table Lamp.took a while to make.  The machine time also takes longer and the material cost is also higher.  The battery bracket need to be designed sturdier.            If we take a close look at this part, we could visualize it is primarily lay...
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Fri, 3 May 2013 00:41:20 PDT
Mini LED Table Lamp Kit. Cable-free. Solder-free. I made it at TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Table-Lamp-Kit-I-made-in-TechShop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/Q8Z4/HFPTMU1Z/FHRQ8Z4HFPTMU1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/Q8Z4/HFPTMU1Z/FHRQ8Z4HFPTMU1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/Q8Z4/HFPTMU1Z/FHRQ8Z4HFPTMU1Z.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Goals:       To make a mini portable LED table lamp kit.      To design Plug and Play device.  User just plug in 6 LEDs and 6 batteries.      To learn how to use Autodesk Inventor Professional and Maker Bot - Replicator 2      To have fun working and learning at the TechShop. Procedure:   * Create ...
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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 18:23:14 PDT