Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:20:43 PST BLOX v1.01 Lamp With Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-With-Bottle/
Lamp With Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/YDS0/IXQG2IUT/FS3YDS0IXQG2IUT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/YDS0/IXQG2IUT/FS3YDS0IXQG2IUT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/YDS0/IXQG2IUT/FS3YDS0IXQG2IUT.SMALL.jpg ade paz ¡¡Sorry for the english translation!!How to make a lamp with your favorite bottles. Materials In this case I will use these materials, but can be changed depending on the bottle and the style you want.You can any type of bottle.1- 1 Small Bottle of 2L or the bottle that we want.2- 1 Tulip (Screen...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:49:21 PST
Lighting of Mdf http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighting-of-Mdf/
Lighting of Mdf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/IDMI/IXQG1FDD/FQMIDMIIXQG1FDD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/IDMI/IXQG1FDD/FQMIDMIIXQG1FDD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/IDMI/IXQG1FDD/FQMIDMIIXQG1FDD.SMALL.jpg choco.fu-mi0929 Make lighting.Materials are mdf of 2.5 millimeters. Make data Make the data using Rhinoceros and Grasshopper.Perform the cut in a laser cutter.Convert it into an illustrator to take data to a laser cutter.In illustrators Thickness of the line makes 0.001mm. Cut Cut it with a laser cutter.Let's...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:14:18 PST
Mood/night light http://www.instructables.com/id/Moodnight-Light/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:43:17 PST
Free Luminaire From a Scrapped Dishwasher, Cordless Tools, and a Television http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Luminaire-From-a-Scrapped-Dishwasher-Cordless/
Free Luminaire From a Scrapped Dishwasher, Cordless Tools, and a Television - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/ELF5/IXLAGVYN/FCTELF5IXLAGVYN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/ELF5/IXLAGVYN/FCTELF5IXLAGVYN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/ELF5/IXLAGVYN/FCTELF5IXLAGVYN.SMALL.jpg BeachsideHank For a while I had a need for brighter illumination over my workshop lathe and although salvaged led strips were already on hand inspiration wasn’t, so when a chance recovery of a dishwasher toe kick panel happened, along with the retrieval of a discarded set of battery powered tools and their charge...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 21:12:09 PST
DIY Walnut Sea Glass Wax Cube Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Walnut-Sea-Glass-Wax-Cube-Warmer/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 15:29:45 PST
Smart Home PVC Light Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Home-PVC-Light-Fixture/
Smart Home PVC Light Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/VCGF/IXKPYXI1/FW0VCGFIXKPYXI1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/VCGF/IXKPYXI1/FW0VCGFIXKPYXI1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/VCGF/IXKPYXI1/FW0VCGFIXKPYXI1.SMALL.jpg BrettW9 Tired of a boring old standard light fixture in your room? Have some fun and build your own designer light with PVC conduit ! Ideas for building blocks for your custom designed light fixture .... 1 x Plastic (PVC) round electrical outlet with top and 1/2 inch round conduit (plastic tube) socke...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 12:56:31 PST
Lamp shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-Shade-1/
Lamp shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/SY7Q/IXGG4RTG/FH5SY7QIXGG4RTG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/SY7Q/IXGG4RTG/FH5SY7QIXGG4RTG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/SY7Q/IXGG4RTG/FH5SY7QIXGG4RTG.SMALL.jpg Narimatsu This is a lamp shade.Material:MDF2.5mmTool:Rhinoceros,Grasshopper,Illustrator Data Make the data by Rhinoceros and Grasshopper.Write a shape seen from the side by front indication of the Rhinoceros.Place the component with a Grasshopper, write a circle and size.Write the parts in the position see...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 22:44:46 PST
Trapped Sea Glass Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Trapped-Sea-Glass-Lamp/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 08:47:54 PST
Desk Lamp (let There Be Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Lamp-let-There-Be-Light/
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 16:48:13 PST
CAT led Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/CAT-Led-Lamp/
CAT led Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/77J4/IXQG0QH2/FLG77J4IXQG0QH2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/77J4/IXQG0QH2/FLG77J4IXQG0QH2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/77J4/IXQG0QH2/FLG77J4IXQG0QH2.SMALL.jpg kotchapong “The CAT’S parts” The Lamp dimension: length 22 X Height 56 centimeters The lampshade: length 22 X Height 26 centimeters (oil filter and air filter different brands will have different sizes) The idea is to recycle the CAT’s parts such as fuel filter, oil filter, and air filter. They al...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 05:39:19 PST
Simple Tripod Lamp from an Old Ikea Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Tripod-Lamp-From-an-Old-Ikea-Light/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 08:10:59 PST
Bombay Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bombay-Lamp/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 07:33:24 PST
Test and Fix Incandescent Christmas lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-and-Fix-Incandescent-Christmas-Lights/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 12:11:18 PST
A Modern Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Modern-Table-Lamp/
A Modern Table Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/IBRL/IWQV6FYL/FPNIBRLIWQV6FYL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/IBRL/IWQV6FYL/FPNIBRLIWQV6FYL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/IBRL/IWQV6FYL/FPNIBRLIWQV6FYL.SMALL.jpg emancarrillo Heres how I made this Modern Table lamp. It's a very easy and fun project. This is a fairly cheap project to make, especially if you already have the drill bits needed. Materials Links to the materials I used here. I bought my cord and the cork coaster from IKEA, but you can use a circular wooden...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 21:06:47 PST
Remote Control Timed-light Re-purposed From a Garage Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Timed-light-Re-purposed-From-a-Gara/
Remote Control Timed-light Re-purposed From a Garage Door Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/JRX0/IWQV5DRC/FONJRX0IWQV5DRC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/JRX0/IWQV5DRC/FONJRX0IWQV5DRC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/JRX0/IWQV5DRC/FONJRX0IWQV5DRC.SMALL.jpg andyboy I have a pole barn located in trees about 125' from my house and I needed a way to turn on lights on the outside of the barn to act as street lights for walking to and from the barn at night. In addition, my preference was to have them to be timed so that I would not have to worry about remembering...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 14:11:13 PST
Ridiculously Easy Diffused Photography Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Ridiculously-Easy-Diffused-Photography-Lamps/
Ridiculously Easy Diffused Photography Lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/XEK5/IWMR1KFK/F3SXEK5IWMR1KFK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/XEK5/IWMR1KFK/F3SXEK5IWMR1KFK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/XEK5/IWMR1KFK/F3SXEK5IWMR1KFK.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 So I just took Instructable's Photography Class, and learned a great deal about the essentials of photography. One of the class assignments was to build dimming photography lamps from a plethora of bought materials in order to diffuse the light source. (Diffusing light from photography lamps helps t...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 08:40:01 PST
Led Xmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Xmas-Tree/
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 01:37:42 PST
DIY under cabinet lighting for cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Under-Cabinet-Lighting-for-Cheap/
DIY under cabinet lighting for cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/THUJ/IWMQV4GG/F96THUJIWMQV4GG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/THUJ/IWMQV4GG/F96THUJIWMQV4GG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F96/THUJ/IWMQV4GG/F96THUJIWMQV4GG.SMALL.jpg tdragger Some time ago my wife purchased a large, inexpensive hutch for displaying her china collection. It lacked lighting so I first tried installing 3 halogen "puck" lights but these only lit the top shelf and soon became unreliable and burned out. I then decided to install LED strip lighting under each s...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:07:55 PST
Brick Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Brick-Lamp/
Brick Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/IN3V/IWI0W893/FKRIN3VIWI0W893.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/IN3V/IWI0W893/FKRIN3VIWI0W893.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/IN3V/IWI0W893/FKRIN3VIWI0W893.SMALL.jpg jmuroya A sustainable desk lamp design made from 100% recycled materials. The Base: Materials The base features prominently in the lamp's design (it is, after all, where its name is derived). An old abandoned brick provides a practical, simple, and cheap solution for a base with the recognizability of an...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 21:47:29 PST
$1 lamp project http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Lamp-Project/
$1 lamp project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/AYGA/IWH3HHDG/FMDAYGAIWH3HHDG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/AYGA/IWH3HHDG/FMDAYGAIWH3HHDG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/AYGA/IWH3HHDG/FMDAYGAIWH3HHDG.SMALL.jpg Matti97 The object of this project is to construct a lamp using only $1 and whatever else it may be you have access to from tools to even garbage. The point is to begin to help find our way towards a more sustainable and environmentally friendly future. This particular piece is made from very few pieces and...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 23:10:39 PST
$1 Caution Tape Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Caution-Tape-Lamp/
$1 Caution Tape Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/J3CH/IWI0UDAQ/FAHJ3CHIWI0UDAQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/J3CH/IWI0UDAQ/FAHJ3CHIWI0UDAQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/J3CH/IWI0UDAQ/FAHJ3CHIWI0UDAQ.SMALL.jpg nbrennan15 Use easily accessible and, in many cases, free materials to create a functional table lamp in the shape of an octahedron!! All you need is scrap wood, caution tape, glue, a wire and socket for a lightbulb, and an LED lightbulb. Laser cut your scrap wood. Open the illustrator file provided on any ...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 21:07:21 PST
Box Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-Lamp/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 20:22:22 PST
The Collapsible Tripod Lamp (DIY 1$ Akari Lamp) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Collapsible-Tripod-Lamp-DIY-1-Akari-Lamp/
The Collapsible Tripod Lamp (DIY 1$ Akari Lamp) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/SKP0/IWI0U9Y7/FR4SKP0IWI0U9Y7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/SKP0/IWI0U9Y7/FR4SKP0IWI0U9Y7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/SKP0/IWI0U9Y7/FR4SKP0IWI0U9Y7.SMALL.jpg colterfellows This DIY lamp project allows you to create your very own collapsible Tripod Lamp. The tutorial will go over the materials needed and take you through the step by step process of creating the lamp.This lamp was inspired by the style of Isamu Noguchi's Akari table lamps. I wanted to create something t...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 20:20:11 PST
1$ Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Desk-Lamp/
1$ Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XTC3/IWH3FGMQ/FUQXTC3IWH3FGMQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XTC3/IWH3FGMQ/FUQXTC3IWH3FGMQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XTC3/IWH3FGMQ/FUQXTC3IWH3FGMQ.SMALL.jpg BradM99 Creating a lamp out of only one single dollar may seem challenging, however one can use practically any material found to really make something sleek, stylish, and amazing. The following instructions depict how I created a lamp out of the materials that I found which mostly consist of people's garba...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 06:05:38 PST
Photonics Cuddly Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Photonics-Cuddly-Toy/
Photonics Cuddly Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/DTFK/IWH3CAVG/FXUDTFKIWH3CAVG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/DTFK/IWH3CAVG/FXUDTFKIWH3CAVG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/DTFK/IWH3CAVG/FXUDTFKIWH3CAVG.SMALL.jpg PHABLABS Making a 'Photonics cuddly toy' is a workshop that can be executed in Fab Labs. Properties of this workshop:Timeplanning: Total: 3h 1. Understanding the concept of 'Total Internal Reflection': 15 minutes 2. Implementing the optical fibres and bringing light to the surface: 1 hour 3. Controlling and ...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 07:29:02 PST
Mahogany Cage Edison Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mahogany-Cage-Edison-Lamp/
Mahogany Cage Edison Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/3H1U/IW6PR4UL/FKK3H1UIW6PR4UL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/3H1U/IW6PR4UL/FKK3H1UIW6PR4UL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/3H1U/IW6PR4UL/FKK3H1UIW6PR4UL.SMALL.jpg brandonwitt Using some rather expensive scrap wood, for about a total cost of $18 and about an hour of labor I was able to make the pictured lamp. The following directions will be fairly general as this is truly a make it up as you go along project that can be made out of almost anything.So far, I have made ab...
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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/
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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/
Glow-In-The-Dark Nuclear Bomb Night Light. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/GSEM/IVO4MNJN/FZUGSEMIVO4MNJN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/GSEM/IVO4MNJN/FZUGSEMIVO4MNJN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/GSEM/IVO4MNJN/FZUGSEMIVO4MNJN.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny Inspiration for a project can come from anywhere and this is no exception. While browsing through Thingiverse I came across a very fetching design for a vase (Vases being the go to object for all things 3D Printed). This vase was, is, special and rather than opting for the standard twist or curved v...
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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/
DIY: LED Workbench Light From LED Strips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/PIPE/IVHQOQDW/FS6PIPEIVHQOQDW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/PIPE/IVHQOQDW/FS6PIPEIVHQOQDW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/PIPE/IVHQOQDW/FS6PIPEIVHQOQDW.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips This time I’ll show you how to make simple workbench light by using high CRI Yuji LED strips and piece of aluminium.How I did it - you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up instructions bellow. For this project you will need: Materials: LED stripFlicker free dimmable LED power supplyA...
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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/
Reclaimed Wood LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/UK8O/IWH3C2WX/FZFUK8OIWH3C2WX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/UK8O/IWH3C2WX/FZFUK8OIWH3C2WX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/UK8O/IWH3C2WX/FZFUK8OIWH3C2WX.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Today we'll be building an LED lamp out of reclaimed wood, using a large sheet of acrylic as a diffuser. The design is very simple, and can easily be changed to make it fit your style better. Parts needed: Wooden planks (I used some reclaimed pallet wood)Sheet of transparent acrylic (40% opaque if y...
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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/
Make a Cool Light from a Whiskey Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BQDP/IVA4VOOK/F4UBQDPIVA4VOOK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BQDP/IVA4VOOK/F4UBQDPIVA4VOOK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BQDP/IVA4VOOK/F4UBQDPIVA4VOOK.SMALL.jpg JP'sW Here's how to make a stylish lamp out of an empty whiskey bottle at very little cost. This is the perfect item to brighten up your study, studio, man cave, or nuclear bunker, no specialist tools or hard to learn techniques, just a couple of new drill bits and a bit of patience. Gather your Materi...
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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/
New York City Skyline LED Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/XSLE/IVA4I9K5/FYMXSLEIVA4I9K5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/XSLE/IVA4I9K5/FYMXSLEIVA4I9K5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/XSLE/IVA4I9K5/FYMXSLEIVA4I9K5.SMALL.jpg waylightcreate On the heels of another project we recently did, we thought it would be cool to do another backlit LED project. The first project we did utilized the LEDs shining through the negative area of an image to create a lit silhouette of the image that had been cut out. This project utilizes the LEDs shini...
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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/
Workshop Track Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/AA31/IV0AA5SZ/FAYAA31IV0AA5SZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/AA31/IV0AA5SZ/FAYAA31IV0AA5SZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/AA31/IV0AA5SZ/FAYAA31IV0AA5SZ.SMALL.jpg carl5blum I wanted more lighting in my shop, but didn't want to buy more lights or pay the electric bill. So I figured I usually worked in one spot and could move the light to the work site. Hang The Cable You need a very strong cable for this and a way to really tighten it. I used 1/4" steel cable and 3/...
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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/
DIY Copper Overhead Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/YSCM/IUKETKIO/FK6YSCMIUKETKIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/YSCM/IUKETKIO/FK6YSCMIUKETKIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/YSCM/IUKETKIO/FK6YSCMIUKETKIO.SMALL.jpg coolThingsDIY This is a simple step by step guide to making an awesome overhead desk lamp! This light is perfect for studying and working at your desk as it gives of great light, no matter the time of day. There are very little shadows cast on your work as the long fluorescent tube shines the light from a broad a...
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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/
2CV Lamp (wood and Concret) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/GOMI/IUEFO616/FGCGOMIIUEFO616.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/GOMI/IUEFO616/FGCGOMIIUEFO616.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/GOMI/IUEFO616/FGCGOMIIUEFO616.SMALL.jpg Benybe Hello,This is my first contribution to instructable with this 2CV headlight lamp.My grand father offer me a 2CV headlight and I try to magnify it.I am French so be nice with my poor English ;-) Material To realise this lamp I bought all this following :_ Oak plank 15$_ concret 2.5kg + 15kg sand ...
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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/
Pyramid Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/EKQW/ITUM2V0P/FCQEKQWITUM2V0P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/EKQW/ITUM2V0P/FCQEKQWITUM2V0P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/EKQW/ITUM2V0P/FCQEKQWITUM2V0P.SMALL.jpg Caitypillar In this instructable, you will be creating a lamp in the shape of pyramid. The estimated cost of materials is approximately $30. All parts were bought at home depot. A drill as well as a saw and sandpaper are need to put in the screws, cut wood, and sand the wood to put paint on. Base- $7.48Hinge- $...
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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/
DONT WALK RUN Traffic signal sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/Y82O/ITUQPBXS/FSCY82OITUQPBXS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/Y82O/ITUQPBXS/FSCY82OITUQPBXS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/Y82O/ITUQPBXS/FSCY82OITUQPBXS.SMALL.jpg neonstickynotes Background As someone who ran cross country and track in High school, I thought the idea of modifying a DONT WALK/WALK sign to say DONT WALK/RUN would be a cool idea. For me, the sign functions as motivation to keep running, and to never give up. Being in the city of Chicago this summer, reminded me...
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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/
Industrial Mason Jar Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/QDGZ/ITUQO6UG/FM3QDGZITUQO6UG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/QDGZ/ITUQO6UG/FM3QDGZITUQO6UG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/QDGZ/ITUQO6UG/FM3QDGZITUQO6UG.SMALL.jpg Zaza_101_ I'm a 15 year old high school student. For my AICE Design and Technology class, we were assigned to design and create a lamp. Our teacher strongly incouraged us to submit our project to this contest. I really enjoyed doing this and I hope to come up with more BRIGHT ideas. Gather Materials Parts ...
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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/
Long Arm Swing Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/VEYH/ITUM1VY2/FWSVEYHITUM1VY2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/VEYH/ITUM1VY2/FWSVEYHITUM1VY2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/VEYH/ITUM1VY2/FWSVEYHITUM1VY2.SMALL.jpg bertssat I had an idea for one of these long time ago, so I built one and found that it is one of my most useful projects that I have ever made, I use it daily right next to my vice so I can direct light just where I need it, just like any other ordinary swing arm light. Mine however has one section from a b...
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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/
Quick and Easy Industrial Table Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JOJS/ITUFML02/FUFJOJSITUFML02.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JOJS/ITUFML02/FUFJOJSITUFML02.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JOJS/ITUFML02/FUFJOJSITUFML02.SMALL.jpg damau I see industrial lamps all the time that look very nice they are usually made from "black iron" pipe or copper plumbing pipe. Plumbing fittings usually go together quickly and usually look pretty cool. The one thing that usually gets missed in these creations is the inclusion of electrical parts. El...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:25:25 PDT