Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:07:10 PST BLOX v1.01 Pipe Lights on the Ceiling! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Lights-on-the-Ceiling/
Pipe Lights on the Ceiling! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/MJAM/J9YJHFCX/F5SMJAMJ9YJHFCX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/MJAM/J9YJHFCX/F5SMJAMJ9YJHFCX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/MJAM/J9YJHFCX/F5SMJAMJ9YJHFCX.SMALL.jpg bryans workshop I love pipe lights! I needed more light above my upstair sink and I wanted something industrial and unique looking. This thing is perfect! It's the kind of thing you look at and say, "Cool, but never ever in my house!" The Pipes! *Safety Tips: Research, Power off, Test, Take care what you touch,...
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Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:54:33 PST
JD Rocket Light http://www.instructables.com/id/JD-Rocket-Light/
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:03:04 PST
Minimal $1 Reading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimal-1-Reading-Lamp/
Minimal $1 Reading Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ETJZ/J9JG1FVU/FXTETJZJ9JG1FVU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ETJZ/J9JG1FVU/FXTETJZJ9JG1FVU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ETJZ/J9JG1FVU/FXTETJZJ9JG1FVU.SMALL.jpg hlatham The object of this project is to construct a lamp using found or discarded materials--spending only $1 if needed. Hopefully, being resourceful in this way, we can work toward a more sustainable and environmentally friendly future. This particular lamp is made from paper, metal, and wood--featuring a...
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Mon, 6 Nov 2017 10:13:18 PST
Anchorlier (Anchor-Chandelier) http://www.instructables.com/id/Anchorlier-Anchor-Chandelier/
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Sun, 5 Nov 2017 18:23:35 PST
PVC Pipe Light http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Pipe-Light/
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Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:44:04 PDT
Vintage Valve Cover Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Valve-Cover-Lamp/
Vintage Valve Cover Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/RHUE/J9EH35QO/F5ARHUEJ9EH35QO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/RHUE/J9EH35QO/F5ARHUEJ9EH35QO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/RHUE/J9EH35QO/F5ARHUEJ9EH35QO.SMALL.jpg timberridgedesigns Since making our first valve cover lamp, we've received many compliments on them.Their simplistic design, and sleek industrial look will catch the eye of anyone who sees it. And while it is simple in concept, there are more than a few tricks that you need to be aware of when it comes to making one. ...
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Wed, 25 Oct 2017 16:20:07 PDT
How to Make LED Dimmable Nightstand Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-LED-Dimmable-Nightstand-Lamp/
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Wed, 25 Oct 2017 03:54:14 PDT
Upcycled Skateboard Lamp From a Used Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Skateboard-Lamp-From-a-Used-Deck/
Upcycled Skateboard Lamp From a Used Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/N8HQ/J8QG919V/FRAN8HQJ8QG919V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/N8HQ/J8QG919V/FRAN8HQJ8QG919V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/N8HQ/J8QG919V/FRAN8HQJ8QG919V.SMALL.jpg TinyIndustrial As I get up there in age, I no longer skateboard much. Long boarding was a means of commuting for a while...Now I look for other cool things to do with skateboards. Turning used skateboards into wall art and lamps is one of my favorites. I have seen this done a few different ways but, will describe ...
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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:06:49 PDT
Upcycle Emergency Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-Emergency-Torch/
Upcycle Emergency Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/OZVT/J8OR2NTC/F92OZVTJ8OR2NTC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/OZVT/J8OR2NTC/F92OZVTJ8OR2NTC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/OZVT/J8OR2NTC/F92OZVTJ8OR2NTC.SMALL.jpg shaleast The following set of instructions will allow you to successfully make an emergency torch like the one shown in the picture. The idea behind this torch is to use materials already present in your house. Materials 1. Wine bottle2. Newspaper/magazine3. Stones or colored marbles (optio...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:42:04 PDT
DIY Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Desk-Lamp/
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Sun, 1 Oct 2017 09:56:12 PDT
Strobe Lightbar to Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Strobe-Lightbar-to-Led/
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Sat, 30 Sep 2017 21:55:23 PDT
Swing Arm Wall Sconce http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-Arm-Wall-Sconce/
Swing Arm Wall Sconce - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ZMSP/J84QWE9J/F9FZMSPJ84QWE9J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ZMSP/J84QWE9J/F9FZMSPJ84QWE9J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ZMSP/J84QWE9J/F9FZMSPJ84QWE9J.SMALL.jpg diymontreal I guess you could say I'm truly a DIY addict. When I walk into furniture stores, all I can think to myself is not what I would like to purchase, no. Instead, all I can think about is how I could make what I see myself. And not even because I need one, but just because I can.Inevitably, the last time...
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 07:27:15 PDT
ZWave Exterior Gate Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/ZWave-Exterior-Gate-Sensor/
ZWave Exterior Gate Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/W1PF/J7UQWQJW/F8SW1PFJ7UQWQJW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/W1PF/J7UQWQJW/F8SW1PFJ7UQWQJW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/W1PF/J7UQWQJW/F8SW1PFJ7UQWQJW.SMALL.jpg weaveringrally There do not seem to be good options for an exterior zwave sensor for gates. I use the Smartthings controller and wanted to turn on my porch lights whenever my front gate is opened if it was dark outside. Here is how I built the sensor for a gate.Materials: Polycase Waterprof enclosure: https://w...
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Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:34:49 PDT
Vintage Lamp Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Lamp-Restoration/
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:40:27 PDT
Bookshelf Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Pipe-Lamp/
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:03:28 PDT
LED workbench light led http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bench-Light/
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Sun, 27 Aug 2017 22:09:03 PDT
Industrial Wall Sconce Repurposed Sewing Machine Edison Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Wall-Sconce-Repurposed-Sewing-Machine-E/
Industrial Wall Sconce Repurposed Sewing Machine Edison Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/JQFX/J6QQP2VU/FE0JQFXJ6QQP2VU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/JQFX/J6QQP2VU/FE0JQFXJ6QQP2VU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/JQFX/J6QQP2VU/FE0JQFXJ6QQP2VU.SMALL.jpg MakeBuildModify I’ve been putting together a few pieces of decorative furniture recently. Treadle sewing machines have caught my eye. I’ve been trying to use the every part of these wonderful machines. With the addition of this lamp I have made as many as 4 pieces of furniture from one treadle sewing machine. Car...
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 20:23:08 PDT
Build a Lighting System for a Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Lighting-System-for-a-Shed/
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 23:51:27 PDT
Convertible Bedside Reading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Bedside-Reading-Lamp/
Convertible Bedside Reading Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/9I2L/J6MG4ZQC/FVU9I2LJ6MG4ZQC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/9I2L/J6MG4ZQC/FVU9I2LJ6MG4ZQC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/9I2L/J6MG4ZQC/FVU9I2LJ6MG4ZQC.SMALL.jpg BKTRIE hi folks,today i show you my convertible bedside reading lamp. The starting point for consideration were two conflicting requirements.1.) I need a bedside lamp, that does not dazzle me, when i turn it on at night.2.) I beed a bright spot, as a reading lamp sometimes.Both needs should be combined in ...
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:02:41 PDT
Automatic Shop Compressor Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Shop-Compressor-Control/
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:45:46 PDT
Old Lamp Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Lamp-Restoration/
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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 05:51:12 PDT
Football Helmet Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Football-Helmet-Desk-Lamp/
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Wed, 9 Aug 2017 23:51:03 PDT
Rings of Saturn LED Music Visualizing Pendant Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Rings-of-Saturn-LED-Pendant-Light-W-Music-Visualiz/
Rings of Saturn LED Music Visualizing Pendant Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/JGNJ/J654OVX4/F1MJGNJJ654OVX4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/JGNJ/J654OVX4/F1MJGNJJ654OVX4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/JGNJ/J654OVX4/F1MJGNJJ654OVX4.SMALL.jpg Modustrial Maker I made this LED pendant light from plywood, LED strips, and flexible LED channel. Since I designed this for my living room, the music syncing had to be incognito. With this in mind, I used warm white / cool white / amber LED strips, instead of RGB strips. In solid white mode, the rings give off v...
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Mon, 7 Aug 2017 12:25:02 PDT
DIY Rustic Industrial Style Hemp Rope Chandelier for 35$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Rustic-Industrial-Style-Hemp-Rope-Ch/
DIY Rustic Industrial Style Hemp Rope Chandelier for 35$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/HPGM/J63V1MKR/FKSHPGMJ63V1MKR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/HPGM/J63V1MKR/FKSHPGMJ63V1MKR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/HPGM/J63V1MKR/FKSHPGMJ63V1MKR.SMALL.jpg Creativity Hero In this Instructable I’ll be making a rustic industrial style hemp rope chandelier. I’ve noticed this beautiful chandelier at the lighting store and I thought it would be a perfect addition to my living room.It has a rectangular wooden base with 6 lights and 4 iron chains covered by hemp rope and ir...
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Wed, 9 Aug 2017 08:11:19 PDT
DIY Minimalist Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minimalist-Desk-Lamp/
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Sat, 5 Aug 2017 21:30:14 PDT
LED Foam Wall Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Foam-Wall-Lamp/
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Fri, 4 Aug 2017 20:21:56 PDT
Edison Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Block-Edison-Lamp/
Edison Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/6Q2B/J5UA6P5O/FH06Q2BJ5UA6P5O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/6Q2B/J5UA6P5O/FH06Q2BJ5UA6P5O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/6Q2B/J5UA6P5O/FH06Q2BJ5UA6P5O.SMALL.jpg diymontreal In this tutorial, I'll show you how to make what I call the Wood Block Edison Table Lamp. This vintage looking lamp has an industrial yet modern design. I made this lamp from a scrap piece of wood (4x4 cedar post) and readily accessible lighting supplies (see materials in next step). Hope this will ...
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Wed, 2 Aug 2017 14:20:28 PDT
Guns N' Roses Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Guns-N-Roses-Ecocup-Lamp/
Guns N' Roses Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/P5WL/J5MQ6J13/F71P5WLJ5MQ6J13.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/P5WL/J5MQ6J13/F71P5WLJ5MQ6J13.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/P5WL/J5MQ6J13/F71P5WLJ5MQ6J13.SMALL.jpg Guga1979 Hi guys !Few weeks ago I've been at the Guns n' Roses show of the Not in this lifetime tour at the Stade de France in Paris. The 3h30' of show was really awesome, I have shiwer just thinking about it ! Hell Yeah !!!In European show you have to buy Ecocup to drink, it's a plastic (homopolymer polypro...
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 04:54:12 PDT
Rotating Concrete Lamp From Coke Cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Lamp-With-Concrete-Base-From-Soda-Cans/
Rotating Concrete Lamp From Coke Cans - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/IGF3/J5CQBFLV/FVJIGF3J5CQBFLV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/IGF3/J5CQBFLV/FVJIGF3J5CQBFLV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/IGF3/J5CQBFLV/FVJIGF3J5CQBFLV.SMALL.jpg theNBstuff The way the lamp works is based on the physical law of buoyancy discovered by Archimedes. In simple terms, Archimedes's principle states that there's always an upward force pushing on a partially or fully immersed body in a static fluid. It's called buoyancy force. And this force is equal to the ...
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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:37:12 PDT
Pendant Lamp From Embroidery Hoops http://www.instructables.com/id/Pendant-Lamp-From-Embroidery-Hoops/
Pendant Lamp From Embroidery Hoops - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/2A7O/J4YFTGVV/F3V2A7OJ4YFTGVV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/2A7O/J4YFTGVV/F3V2A7OJ4YFTGVV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/2A7O/J4YFTGVV/F3V2A7OJ4YFTGVV.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura For this project, we will apply a clever jigging technique that turns an embroidery hoop into a band clamp. The high tack of wood glue will grab the veneer better than regular white PVA, and it's higher viscosity doesn't soak through and warp the wood. Materials Needed I used the following suppli...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 19:27:45 PDT
Converting Old Tea Light Lanterns Into Romantic Solar Garden Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-Old-Tea-Light-Lanterns-Into-Romantic-So/
Converting Old Tea Light Lanterns Into Romantic Solar Garden Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/MHDX/J4SQ5N2P/FC2MHDXJ4SQ5N2P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/MHDX/J4SQ5N2P/FC2MHDXJ4SQ5N2P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/MHDX/J4SQ5N2P/FC2MHDXJ4SQ5N2P.SMALL.jpg jmolloy1234 I've been looking for some accent lights for my back yard for a long time, but was never quite satisfied with what was available on the market. What I found was either cheaply constructed, or priced more than I was willing to spend. Even some of the more aesthetic designs were constructed of cheap p...
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Sat, 8 Jul 2017 11:11:17 PDT
Laser Engraved LED Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraved-LED-Night-Light/
Laser Engraved LED Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z599/J4SPSYEK/FX5Z599J4SPSYEK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z599/J4SPSYEK/FX5Z599J4SPSYEK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/Z599/J4SPSYEK/FX5Z599J4SPSYEK.SMALL.jpg Canvas of Dreams Hi guys, In this Instructables I am going to build an Engraved LED Night Light. Its powered by a low voltage power supply and consumes 4 watts only.I gifted this to my friend who has a thing for dancing. She is amazing so should be her birthday gift :) I also made a video while building this. You c...
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Thu, 6 Jul 2017 10:50:56 PDT
Industrial Bottle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Bottle-Lamp/
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Tue, 4 Jul 2017 02:29:20 PDT
Wall Led Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Led-Lamp/
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Sun, 2 Jul 2017 13:09:02 PDT
Copper Pipe Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Pipe-Table-Lamp/
Copper Pipe Table Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/U51S/J4IQ3AJ1/FDMU51SJ4IQ3AJ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/U51S/J4IQ3AJ1/FDMU51SJ4IQ3AJ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/U51S/J4IQ3AJ1/FDMU51SJ4IQ3AJ1.SMALL.jpg diymontreal My recent experiments with copper pipe projects, like my reclaimed wood and copper pipe clock, inspired me to experiment further with copper pipe. This time I decided to make a copper pipe table lamp. I mean, what’s not to love about a copper pipe lamp? It’s modern, yet industrial, and oh so easy to...
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Sun, 2 Jul 2017 06:33:02 PDT
Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-8/
Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/BAO6/J4IQ2UJI/F0OBAO6J4IQ2UJI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/BAO6/J4IQ2UJI/F0OBAO6J4IQ2UJI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/BAO6/J4IQ2UJI/F0OBAO6J4IQ2UJI.SMALL.jpg adriaanb In this instructable, I will show you how to build this lamp.This is a beautiful lamp, if I may say so. It is not an easy lamp to make, though, I will be honest.To make a lamp like this, first of all you should make a design. Secondly, of course, only design a lamp that you can really make yourself,...
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 14:12:22 PDT
Bamboo Spotlight Stand Using IKEA VILDAPEL Plant Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Spotlight-Stand-Using-IKEA-VILDAPEL-Plant-P/
Bamboo Spotlight Stand Using IKEA VILDAPEL Plant Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/2JBA/J4EFL62J/F7T2JBAJ4EFL62J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/2JBA/J4EFL62J/F7T2JBAJ4EFL62J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/2JBA/J4EFL62J/F7T2JBAJ4EFL62J.SMALL.jpg dumboxp IKEA item used: VILDAPEL plant pot, bamboo (Article Number: 902.336.13)The IKEA VILDAPEL plant pot made of bamboo can be used as a simple stand for recessed spot-lights. The spotlights can beam straight upward or at an angle depending on how the pots are placed. The spotlight stands can be placed...
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:11:25 PDT
Urban Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Urban-Lamp/
Urban Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/400K/J48PUELC/F3K400KJ48PUELC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/400K/J48PUELC/F3K400KJ48PUELC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/400K/J48PUELC/F3K400KJ48PUELC.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 What inspired me?During the last couple have weeks, myself and my girlfriend have been focusing a lot on the Instructable community, contests and Instructable projects, and with a very limited fund, I decided to make some very easy, useful tools that you can find in most workshops. I have been makin...
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:02:27 PDT
Architect Style Desk Lamp Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Architect-Style-Desk-Lamp-Base/
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 04:02:47 PDT
Concrete & Walnut Brain Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Walnut-Brain-Lamp/
Concrete & Walnut Brain Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/NOE8/J44FK5MH/FCTNOE8J44FK5MH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/NOE8/J44FK5MH/FCTNOE8J44FK5MH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/NOE8/J44FK5MH/FCTNOE8J44FK5MH.SMALL.jpg Modustrial Maker My dad is a neurologist, so I made this lamp as a whimsical Father's Day gift for him. To get a more modern and universally appealing look, you could do something like this with a different concrete shape, using a plastic bowl to get a half sphere, for example.Be sure to check out the full build vi...
By: Modustrial Maker

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:01:20 PDT
Zip Tie Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Tie-Lampshade/
Zip Tie Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/5CXG/J3YQPM95/FF45CXGJ3YQPM95.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/5CXG/J3YQPM95/FF45CXGJ3YQPM95.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/5CXG/J3YQPM95/FF45CXGJ3YQPM95.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus This colorful and cheery lampshade is not only a unique way to express yourself through design, but it's also inexpensive and incredibly easy to do! Made from everyday zip ties, this lampshade can be easily adapted to fit almost any lamp by using the existing lampshade. To make your own we'll repla...
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:04:24 PDT
Make G25 FAIRY Light BULBs for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Lights-BULB/
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Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:46:49 PDT
Trombone Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Trombone-Lamp/
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Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:26:16 PDT
Mechanical Iris Dimmer (3D Printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Iris-Dimmer/
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Sun, 11 Jun 2017 02:29:01 PDT
2x4 LED Chandelier With Music Reactive Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-LED-Chandelier/
2x4 LED Chandelier With Music Reactive Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/4UXR/J3OPQKTR/F9K4UXRJ3OPQKTR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/4UXR/J3OPQKTR/F9K4UXRJ3OPQKTR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/4UXR/J3OPQKTR/F9K4UXRJ3OPQKTR.SMALL.jpg Modustrial Maker This was a fun project I made for the #two2x4challenge. I'm not in time for the lighting contest, but I am entering the power supply contest. Votes are appreciated :) You can vote for me in the power supply contest here: https://www.instructables.com/contest/powersupply/There aren't too many pictu...
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Fri, 9 Jun 2017 10:54:52 PDT
Concert Glowstick Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Concert-Glowstick-Wheel/
Concert Glowstick Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/OHA9/J3KFCCRN/F4AOHA9J3KFCCRN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/OHA9/J3KFCCRN/F4AOHA9J3KFCCRN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/OHA9/J3KFCCRN/F4AOHA9J3KFCCRN.SMALL.jpg Pora_desu In japanese idol fandom is normal for fans take glowsticks to their idol's concert.As one of my favorite band was going to have a concert in my country I decided to make this. Design First at all, I draw a sketch using all the measurements I did before and also defining wheel measurements. Maki...
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 15:29:54 PDT
DIY Pallet Lamp (Rustic) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Lamp-Rustic/
DIY Pallet Lamp (Rustic) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/347S/J3KF9DLP/FB0347SJ3KF9DLP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/347S/J3KF9DLP/FB0347SJ3KF9DLP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/347S/J3KF9DLP/FB0347SJ3KF9DLP.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 What inspired me?Designing around up cycling and reusing, I love to complete projects orientated around pallet wood. This is a huge modern movement that incorporates rustic pallet wood and turning it into new and exciting products and even art. Needing a new lamp and an excuse to make something, I q...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 15:09:43 PDT
Jellyfish in a Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Jellyfish-in-a-Bottle-1/
Jellyfish in a Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/4B7E/J3EPK2IM/FRG4B7EJ3EPK2IM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/4B7E/J3EPK2IM/FRG4B7EJ3EPK2IM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/4B7E/J3EPK2IM/FRG4B7EJ3EPK2IM.SMALL.jpg claireandjudy The final lookThe materials you need are:(6) plastic bottles(3) push lightsGorilla tapepipe(3) wood boards screws(4) wooden dowels(3) produce bags(2) screw in hooks paint thread food coloring water super glue Making the bottles Get 6 plastic water bottles, cutting the bottoms off of 3 and the top...
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Thu, 1 Jun 2017 21:46:52 PDT
Converting Drop Ceiling Fluorescent Light to LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-Drop-Ceiling-Fluorescent-Light-to-LED/
Converting Drop Ceiling Fluorescent Light to LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/OYHH/J3AF5VRU/FZ2OYHHJ3AF5VRU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/OYHH/J3AF5VRU/FZ2OYHHJ3AF5VRU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/OYHH/J3AF5VRU/FZ2OYHHJ3AF5VRU.SMALL.jpg JrGriff If you've ever spent time in an office, a studio, or any other room with a standard 2' x 4' paneled drop ceiling, you are probably familiar with certain drawbacks of fluorescent tube fixtures. In my case, I was constantly dealing with flickering tubes and humming ballasts. When I checked the cost ...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 17:08:45 PDT
Simple DIY Industrial Style Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/SImple-DIY-Industrial-Style-Lamp/
Simple DIY Industrial Style Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/57BM/J3AF8MOH/F8I57BMJ3AF8MOH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/57BM/J3AF8MOH/F8I57BMJ3AF8MOH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/57BM/J3AF8MOH/F8I57BMJ3AF8MOH.SMALL.jpg Wyowarrior I picked up a set of old rotor-tiller blades from a local picker, and after some thinking I decided to make a lamp out of them. But towards the end of the build i had a change of heart. Enjoy! Gathering Supplies. For this build I used the following supplies;-Old rotor-tiller blades-Lamp socket-LE...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 18:32:32 PDT