Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 10:19:17 PST BLOX v1.01 Mahogany Cage Edison Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mahogany-Cage-Edison-Lamp/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 14:07:38 PST
Solar analemma chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Analemma-Chandelier/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:32:23 PST
Hack an Expensive LED Bulb to Fit (nearly) Anywhere! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-an-Expensive-LED-Bulb-to-Fit-nearly-Anywhere/
Hack an Expensive LED Bulb to Fit (nearly) Anywhere! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SJJM/IVO5GXUL/FKRSJJMIVO5GXUL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SJJM/IVO5GXUL/FKRSJJMIVO5GXUL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SJJM/IVO5GXUL/FKRSJJMIVO5GXUL.SMALL.jpg Le Corbeau LED lights are modern marvels but are fitted into antiquated packages meant to be retrofitted into stone-age fixtures. Whose idea was it anyway to cram space age technology into a bulb invented 100 years ago?! My problem was replacing a dim, halogen bulb illuminating a ceiling fan. The new light had...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:18:04 PST
Copper & Walnut LED Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Walnut-LED-Desk-Light/
Copper & Walnut LED Desk Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/OFER/IVO5DZNP/FM8OFERIVO5DZNP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/OFER/IVO5DZNP/FM8OFERIVO5DZNP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/OFER/IVO5DZNP/FM8OFERIVO5DZNP.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar I had this idea of making a desk lamp using copper, walnut and leather. I love the combination of these materials and I thought it would be really cool to create a beautiful light that I could have on my desk and use everyday.In the video I go over the process of coming up with the design for this l...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 13:26:21 PST
Glow-In-The-Dark Nuclear Bomb Night Light. http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-In-The-Dark-Nuclear-Bomb-Night-Light/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:49:12 PST
DIY: LED Workbench Light From LED Strips http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Workbench-Light-From-LED-Strips/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:34:20 PST
Simple RGB Ikea Lamp Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RGB-Ikea-Lamp-Hack/
Simple RGB Ikea Lamp Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/YZ9Z/IVHQOHYD/FLMYZ9ZIVHQOHYD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/YZ9Z/IVHQOHYD/FLMYZ9ZIVHQOHYD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/YZ9Z/IVHQOHYD/FLMYZ9ZIVHQOHYD.SMALL.jpg MrTinkerer CAUTION: This Instructable deals with AC and DC electricity. I strongly recommend that anyone interested in following my instructions please complete the LAMPS CLASS by Paige Russell first. It is a great class and should help ensure everyone is working safely with electricity.Hello All. This Instruc...
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:43:24 PST
Reclaimed Wood LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-LED-Lamp/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 02:37:34 PST
Make a Cool Light from a Whiskey Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Cool-Light-From-a-Whiskey-Bottle/
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:34:15 PST
Iron Pipe Lamp with Cast Concrete base http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Pipe-Lamp-With-Cast-Concrest-Base/
Iron Pipe Lamp with Cast Concrete base - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/R27Q/IVA4Z530/FBER27QIVA4Z530.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/R27Q/IVA4Z530/FBER27QIVA4Z530.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/R27Q/IVA4Z530/FBER27QIVA4Z530.SMALL.jpg bladedbrewer I've been tinkering around with the idea of putting together one of those iron pipe lamps that suddenly seem to be showing up all over the place. I also keep seeing cool stuff cast out of concrete and wanted to give that a go while I was at it.That said, I'm not by any means a professional electrici...
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:10:01 PST
New York City Skyline LED Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/New-York-City-Skyline-LED-Wall-Art/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 07:40:22 PST
Easy Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Night-Light/
Easy Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/6BHO/IV0AR7LT/F7U6BHOIV0AR7LT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/6BHO/IV0AR7LT/F7U6BHOIV0AR7LT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/6BHO/IV0AR7LT/F7U6BHOIV0AR7LT.SMALL.jpg Jitinyaduvanshi Aluminum cans hold a special place in our lives. Many of our favorite beverages are found beneath the pull tab or screw top. These cans are widely used for containing deodorants,insecticides etc. Aluminum cans are true "closed loop" recyclable objects. As I wanted to make something for my hostel roo...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 05:36:57 PST
How I costum my glasses by adding a LED http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Costum-My-Glasses-Adding-a-LED/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 10:27:49 PST
DIY - INDUSTRY COPPER LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-INDUSTRY-COPPER-LAMP/
DIY - INDUSTRY COPPER LAMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/B9PV/IV0ANSN9/FZOB9PVIV0ANSN9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/B9PV/IV0ANSN9/FZOB9PVIV0ANSN9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/B9PV/IV0ANSN9/FZOB9PVIV0ANSN9.SMALL.jpg alexejnagel In this video, I show how to convert a modern Ikea lamp into an industrial lamp made of copper pipe.The copper luminaire can be individually designed as a pendant light, Table lamp or as decoration in your ambience. Matereal:IKEA lamp: JANSJÖ http://www.ikea.com/de/de/catalog/products/5031...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 05:29:59 PST
Workshop Track Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Track-Lighting/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 13:37:44 PDT
DIY Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Light-Box-1/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 10:36:08 PDT
Photography Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Box/
Photography Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/XED1/IUSLMFD4/FWYXED1IUSLMFD4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/XED1/IUSLMFD4/FWYXED1IUSLMFD4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/XED1/IUSLMFD4/FWYXED1IUSLMFD4.SMALL.jpg FABLABJubail 2D DesignZone Instructables Project l FABLAB Jubail Female Section For this project you will need: Project description The photography box was done to show the prototypes in a better view of lighting and to show all details of the object. The design of the box was inspired by the logo of Fab...
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:53:14 PDT
DIY Copper Overhead Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Copper-Overhead-Desk-Lamp/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:25:59 PDT
2CV Lamp (wood and Concret) http://www.instructables.com/id/2CV-Lamp-wood-and-Concret/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:36:54 PDT
Topographical lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Topographical-Lamp/
Topographical lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/ERLO/IU9UW46V/FQ2ERLOIU9UW46V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/ERLO/IU9UW46V/FQ2ERLOIU9UW46V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/ERLO/IU9UW46V/FQ2ERLOIU9UW46V.SMALL.jpg makendo Corrugated cardboard has the interesting property of being partially transparent in one particular direction: that of the corrugations. When you construct something with stacked slices of corrugated cardboard, you can see through it if you look at it the right way. When I was slicing topographical m...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:31:16 PDT
Pyramid Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyramid-Lamp/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:18:27 PDT
DONT WALK RUN Traffic signal sign http://www.instructables.com/id/DONT-WALK-RUN-Traffic-Signal-Sign/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 20:58:56 PDT
Industrial Mason Jar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Mason-Jar-Light/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 18:25:49 PDT
Long Arm Swing Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Arm-Swing-Lamp/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:25:17 PDT
Quick and Easy Industrial Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Industrial-Table-Lamp/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:25:25 PDT
Modern LED cardboard ceiling light http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-LED-Cardboard-Ceiling-Light/
Modern LED cardboard ceiling light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/9S1M/ITU92LMR/F7W9S1MITU92LMR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/9S1M/ITU92LMR/F7W9S1MITU92LMR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/9S1M/ITU92LMR/F7W9S1MITU92LMR.SMALL.jpg phevtron This is project that came to me a while ago, when i moved to my current house. I am a college student , so when i went to the store for a lightbulb and a light shade, upon seeing the price i thought " Hey, with the things i have laying around i could make a ceiling light for way less money". So i w...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 11:28:30 PDT
Recycled Lamp from scrap hangers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Lamp-From-Scrap-Hangers/
Recycled Lamp from scrap hangers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KWU1/ITU94KFH/F1YKWU1ITU94KFH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KWU1/ITU94KFH/F1YKWU1ITU94KFH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KWU1/ITU94KFH/F1YKWU1ITU94KFH.SMALL.jpg Craftangelz1301 Hi there friends!! From some time, I am looking to buy a beautiful lamp for my room but won't be able to afford their high prices :PSo, here I am presenting you a very beautiful lamp for your room decor which is made entirely from such material which we usually don't pay attention and put in trash. ...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 10:49:45 PDT
Concrete & Upcycled Glass Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Upcycled-Glass-Lamps/
Concrete & Upcycled Glass Lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/S3VB/ITU91WVA/FV9S3VBITU91WVA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/S3VB/ITU91WVA/FV9S3VBITU91WVA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/S3VB/ITU91WVA/FV9S3VBITU91WVA.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks To form the concrete I used a wire wheel on some pine to expose the profile in the grain. The aluminum pieces are held together by brazing, it's a sort of aluminum welding, with a installation process more similar to soldering. The plexiglass is held on with silicone caulking. 2-part masonry epoxy i...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 09:50:56 PDT
Make This Versatile Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-This-Versatile-Lamp/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 20:37:37 PDT
DIY pipe floor lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Floor-Lamp/
DIY pipe floor lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/64CE/ITTPUJ79/FK964CEITTPUJ79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/64CE/ITTPUJ79/FK964CEITTPUJ79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/64CE/ITTPUJ79/FK964CEITTPUJ79.SMALL.jpg Langhalsdino A few weeks ago I stumbled over the pipe lamp project by frenzy and instantly wanted to build my own lamp.Since I made a lot of desk lamps in the past, I wanted to explore new territory by building a floor lamp. The whole project involves only a few steps and took me only an hour.WARNING: Since this...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 01:26:32 PDT
The Most Awesome-est Mid-Century-Modern Lamp Post Light Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Awesome-est-Mid-Century-Modern-Lamp-Post-/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 22:33:25 PDT
Cardboard Magic Mushroom Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Mushroom-Lamp/
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By: nerdyKat

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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 06:34:14 PDT
Voronoï Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Voronoï-Lamp/
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By: Luk---

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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 07:33:25 PDT
DRILL PRESS LIGTH FROM SCRAP http://www.instructables.com/id/DRILL-PRESS-LIGTH-FROM-SCRAP/
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By: Ugofirst

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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:28:18 PDT
Camera Tripod Shop Light Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Tripod-Shop-Light-Stand/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:57:52 PDT
​Junior's Time To Shine http://www.instructables.com/id/Juniors-Time-to-Shine/
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 03:08:12 PDT
Repair a Burnt Out Day Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Burnt-Out-Day-Light-Sensor/
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By: The weekend mechanic

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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 04:42:05 PDT
Reclaimed Industrial Beam Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Industrial-Beam-Chandelier/
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 05:47:29 PDT
Make Your Own RGB Led Decoration Light-DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-RGB-Led-Decoration-Light-DIY/
Make Your Own RGB Led Decoration Light-DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/CIOI/ITKJG2ZU/FQOCIOIITKJG2ZU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/CIOI/ITKJG2ZU/FQOCIOIITKJG2ZU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/CIOI/ITKJG2ZU/FQOCIOIITKJG2ZU.SMALL.jpg kavish laxkar Lights are not just for the holidays. If you have not seen amazing light ideas for DIY room decor, you have to check these projects out! Crafts and ideas to fit anyone’s budget, you are sure to find the perfect awesome lighting idea for your home. Lights are so versatile, definitely not just for Ho...
By: kavish laxkar

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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:40:20 PDT
Nerd Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerd-Lamp/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 04:05:00 PDT
No More Table Lamp!? http://www.instructables.com/id/No-More-Table-Lamp/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 11:07:45 PDT
BELLE EPOQUE SIDE LAMP FROM SCRAP http://www.instructables.com/id/BELLE-EPOQUE-SIDE-LAMP-FROM-SCRAPT/
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By: Ugofirst

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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:10:37 PDT
Upgrading Kitchen Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-Kitchen-Cabinet/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 09:51:23 PDT
T12 Fluorescent Light Ballast Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/T12-Fluorescent-Light-Ballast-Replacement/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 21:39:28 PDT
Firefighter Nightlamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Firefighter-Nightlamp/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:27:52 PDT
Let The Sunshine In http://www.instructables.com/id/Let-the-Sunshine-In/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:17:56 PDT
How to Skull lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Skull-Lamp/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:25:53 PDT
Wooden Hand Light With Wood Log Slice Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hand-Light-With-Wood-Log-Slice-Base/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 02:07:52 PDT
Gravity Clamping Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-Clamping-Desk-Lamp/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:39:56 PDT
Tiffany Lamp With Tin Sheet Base. (no Jig) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiffany-Lamp-With-Tin-Sheet-Base-no-Jig/
Tiffany Lamp With Tin Sheet Base. (no Jig) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/TGQJ/ITCHG7YE/FA6TGQJITCHG7YE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/TGQJ/ITCHG7YE/FA6TGQJITCHG7YE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/TGQJ/ITCHG7YE/FA6TGQJITCHG7YE.SMALL.jpg mr_fid Tiffany glass table lamp with tin sheet base. With Filament LED bulb. Tiffany glass work is something I have done for years, but a while back I realized there really wasn’t any point in trying to make a business out of it, as there really isn’t any pro...
By: mr_fid

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:51:41 PDT