Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - lamp - led - light http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:10:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Color Changing Wooden Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Wooden-Lamp/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:46:50 PDT
Brake Disc LED-lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Brake-Disc-LED-lamp/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 05:44:14 PDT
DIY LED Log Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Log-Lamp/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 04:57:50 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
LED Conversion of Magnifier Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Conversion-of-Magnifier-Lamp/
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 06:34:43 PDT
LED zeppelin http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Zeppelin/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 09:54:59 PDT
LED Heart Light Bulb Lamp for Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-Light-Bulb-Lamp-for-Valentines-Day/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:32:48 PST
Lamp for a USB LED light bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-for-a-USB-LED-Light-Bulb/
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 07:41:11 PST
DIY Wood Veneer Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Veneer-Light/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 11:55:37 PST
Lampion cluster lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Lampion-cluster-lamp/
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 10:05:24 PDT
Concrete stackable lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-stackable-lamp/
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 09:57:49 PDT
Floppy Disk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Floppy-Disk-Lamp/
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 14:25:59 PDT
Pandora’s Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Pandoras-Box-2/
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 20:58:37 PDT
Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
Eclipse Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON The Eclipse Lamp is a simple, wooden circle that hangs on a wall and fades up to a soft glow when you turn it. Light glows through a thin layer of wood veneer of the front of the disc, and semicircular holes in the back create a halo-like glow on the wall behind it.Using an LED strip, laser-cut plyw...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:39:44 PDT
Faux Window Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Window-Mood-Light/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 08:32:44 PDT
Paper cylinder lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-cylinder-lights/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 23:43:04 PDT
Bat Signal - Made From LED Floodlight, PVC Frame, and Whiteboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Bat-Signal-Made-From-LED-Floodlight-PVC-Frame-and-/
Bat Signal - Made From LED Floodlight, PVC Frame, and Whiteboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XG12/IANS2PVH/FU8XG12IANS2PVH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XG12/IANS2PVH/FU8XG12IANS2PVH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/XG12/IANS2PVH/FU8XG12IANS2PVH.SMALL.jpg sircorvus You can make this bat signal lamp entirely from parts you can buy at Lowes, Home Depot, and Walmart. As you can see in the pics, it's very bright, even in the office during broad daylight. The shell is made from dry erase whiteboard (yes you can write on it!), the frame is made from PVC pipe, the la...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 07:44:16 PDT
Instamorph LED Light Chandelier Bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-LED-Light-Chandelier-Bulbs/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 22:52:57 PDT
Steam punk nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-punk-nightlight/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 02:45:17 PDT
Star Trek TOS Enterprise Turbolift Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-TOS-Enterprise-Turbolift-Light/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:57:03 PST
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Snake-Trouble-Light-Lamp/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:42:25 PST
Mason Jar Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Pipe-Lamp/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:16:16 PST
Yet another Batman lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-another-Batman-lamp/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 08:19:54 PST
Flip Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Lantern/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:21:20 PST
LEDCube http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDCube/
LEDCube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/WVT8/I3BHG8ZA/FAMWVT8I3BHG8ZA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/WVT8/I3BHG8ZA/FAMWVT8I3BHG8ZA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/WVT8/I3BHG8ZA/FAMWVT8I3BHG8ZA.SMALL.jpg Wenting update 25-12-14: After testing the lamp we found out that it can easily overheat. You can prevent it by removing the lid when it is on or by providing ventilation holes somewhere in the cube.In this instructable we will show you how to build an ambient lamp. The lamp can be made in one or two evenin...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 13:41:01 PST
Doctor Who Time Crack in the Universe Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Time-Crack-in-the-Universe-Wall-Light/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:31:44 PST
Multi Direction Magnetic Sign Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Circuit-3D-Sign-Lamp/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:11:35 PDT
DIY Lighting and Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lighting-and-Lamps/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/UG2O/I1NUFD5E/FF3UG2OI1NUFD5E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/UG2O/I1NUFD5E/FF3UG2OI1NUFD5E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/UG2O/I1NUFD5E/FF3UG2OI1NUFD5E.SMALL.jpg Koji Crill This is a collection of do-it-yourself lights, lamps, and LED projects. There is something for everyone. Brighten up your space with these fun and easy projects. Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp Put your favorite bands on display with this DIY lamp. Recycled CDs Lamp Maybe in 20 years we will...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:59:59 PDT
LED Chemistry Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Chemistry-Lamp/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:25:30 PDT
Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Band-Flyer-Lamp/
Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SMALL.jpg Koji Crill Let's kick this thing off with a couple preliminary questions. Do you have eyes? Do you like awesome things?If you've answered yes to more than none of these questions than I've got the perfect project for you!I'm going to show you how to make a remote controlled lamp out of transparent flyers fr...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:20:28 PDT
LED Ambient Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Ambient-Lamp/
LED Ambient Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/87ZC/I0TUYS0T/F7787ZCI0TUYS0T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/87ZC/I0TUYS0T/F7787ZCI0TUYS0T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/87ZC/I0TUYS0T/F7787ZCI0TUYS0T.SMALL.jpg Shadeseeker238 Hello and welcome to my very first instruction (with hopefully more coming in the future).I want to present a little project I created as a birthday present, done in about a day and despite the design being quite simple pretty impressive when accomplished. Step 1: Tools & Materials These are just...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 10:21:47 PDT
Take 80's halogen in the next (led) century http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-80s-halogen-in-the-next-led-century/
Take 80's halogen in the next (led) century - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/V5OV/I0QJB0JG/FI7V5OVI0QJB0JG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/V5OV/I0QJB0JG/FI7V5OVI0QJB0JG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/V5OV/I0QJB0JG/FI7V5OVI0QJB0JG.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge In the 80's it was the fashionable ideal, spotlights everywhere that resemble an art gallery. It could not be bright enough! But times change and now most of us change to economical LED lights, and perhaps a bit more dimmed atmosphere. So I pulled down the 80's spotlights from the ceiling and rebui...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:18:23 PDT
what can you do with empty perfume bottle!!? http://www.instructables.com/id/what-can-you-do-with-empty-perfume-bottle/
what can you do with empty perfume bottle!!? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SMALL.jpg mahsamah wash the bottle.Throw away the head of it.Connect 2 little battery with about 2 or 3 LED lamps by wire.Push LEDs into bottle and stick batteries out of it.Use some LEDs which light up the bottle much more.I used red LEDs.
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:49:00 PDT
Nightvale's Glow Cloud http://www.instructables.com/id/Nightvaless-Glow-Cloud/
Nightvale's Glow Cloud - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/29R1/HZPDXSVB/FE929R1HZPDXSVB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/29R1/HZPDXSVB/FE929R1HZPDXSVB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/29R1/HZPDXSVB/FE929R1HZPDXSVB.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Any other "Welcome to Nightvale" fans? Well when I heard it a while back I always had a dream of having a Glow Cloud Lamp, all hail. When I discovered an Ikea paper lantern at Goodwill and discovered an LED color changing light bulb on amazon I knew now was the time. I even bought a bunch of tiny...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 08:16:10 PDT
Customizable Remote Controlled Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Remote-Controlled-Lamp/
Customizable Remote Controlled Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/9094/HYBDIIHC/FZ29094HYBDIIHC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/9094/HYBDIIHC/FZ29094HYBDIIHC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/9094/HYBDIIHC/FZ29094HYBDIIHC.SMALL.jpg goldlego This is a terrific lamp that will surely compliment any room. This awesome lamp can change color with the aid of its remote control. Also the remote can adjust its brightness. The style can be customized with 3 different included designs or you can create your own design! Not only does it look great...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:18:52 PDT
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Great way to light up the path to your door, back yard, party, or special occasion. These bulb lights are quick and easy to make and can be hung up or set on a table, walkway, road, etc. We used a couple different color LEDs to see the affect of them. Ally Cat liked the green and Kitty Cat loved the...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Max Zorn tape art lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Max-Zorn-tape-art-lampshade/
Max Zorn tape art lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/E0H4/HXCCLJ6A/F75E0H4HXCCLJ6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/E0H4/HXCCLJ6A/F75E0H4HXCCLJ6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/E0H4/HXCCLJ6A/F75E0H4HXCCLJ6A.SMALL.jpg Dave A I made an Instructable earlier about the art of Max Zorn, a Dutch street artist and how I use his work as an inspiration in the art classes I teach in middle school. I used that technique for a lampshade which I think is worth sharing with you. That's what this Instructable is about. Materials and...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 16:27:29 PDT
Windowed paper cube lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Windowed-paper-cube-lamp/
Windowed paper cube lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/CCJ8/HXA9KYUK/FWLCCJ8HXA9KYUK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/CCJ8/HXA9KYUK/FWLCCJ8HXA9KYUK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/CCJ8/HXA9KYUK/FWLCCJ8HXA9KYUK.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I was folding modules for a bracelet like this one: candy wrapper bracelet .First I was trying to make really small pieces to turn into a bracelet (still working on that by the way), but then I realised that with changed sizes I could make an open square. Those squares also make great earrings and p...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 10:07:01 PDT
DIY Weave Pendant Lamp (Go Green) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Weaved-Pendant-Lamp/
DIY Weave Pendant Lamp (Go Green) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/W8DS/HWLD27M3/FPKW8DSHWLD27M3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/W8DS/HWLD27M3/FPKW8DSHWLD27M3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/W8DS/HWLD27M3/FPKW8DSHWLD27M3.SMALL.jpg Passion Make Learning the art of lamp making is fun. The rays of light it gives and experimenting on different kinds of shades is awesome. I have just started venturing into the field of lamps. This is a pendant lamp made out of paper. Instead of throwing old news paper away you can just weave them to lamp shade...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 08:07:13 PDT
Steampunk Copper Lamp with Rock Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Copper-Lamp-with-Rock-Base/
Steampunk Copper Lamp with Rock Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/75NM/HW6T0NMZ/FAK75NMHW6T0NMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/75NM/HW6T0NMZ/FAK75NMHW6T0NMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/75NM/HW6T0NMZ/FAK75NMHW6T0NMZ.SMALL.jpg jonnyutah981 This is a fun lamp and starts some great conversations. It is unique especially since it has a rock as its base. It requires a little effort and a lot of creativity. Rock for the baseDremel and diamond tipped pieces to shave the rockCopper pipe and couplings - I used 1/2 inch pipesocket holder for l...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 22:13:03 PDT
Disc Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Disc-Lamp/
Disc Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/XGW9/HW1MAGMJ/FH7XGW9HW1MAGMJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/XGW9/HW1MAGMJ/FH7XGW9HW1MAGMJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/XGW9/HW1MAGMJ/FH7XGW9HW1MAGMJ.SMALL.jpg softconcrete The lamp is made of multiple acrylic rings and a block of jelutong wood at it's base. The making of lamp requires few skills but a laser cutter is required to cut the acrylic discs. Tools:Laser cutter wet and dry paper and sand paper soldering iron A drill A saw Laser Cutting: The Shade The rin...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 11:14:15 PDT
Wax on Ice lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wax-on-Ice-lamp/
Wax on Ice lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/OTLD/HO7XFFIK/FTIOTLDHO7XFFIK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/OTLD/HO7XFFIK/FTIOTLDHO7XFFIK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/OTLD/HO7XFFIK/FTIOTLDHO7XFFIK.SMALL.jpg dswaim This project is one in a line of projects exploring impermanence in design. This project in particular explores chaotic, one of a kind form making through barrier free molding. The final form in this instructable was my first attempt, but many iterations could easily be made by reusing the same mate...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:06:59 PDT
bubble light http://www.instructables.com/id/bubble-light/
bubble light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/OJUQ/HSVH3QDU/F9GOJUQHSVH3QDU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/OJUQ/HSVH3QDU/F9GOJUQHSVH3QDU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/OJUQ/HSVH3QDU/F9GOJUQHSVH3QDU.SMALL.jpg grd r things we need: 1.air pump 2.tube 3.battery 4.battery holder 5.plastic container 6.water with liquid soap cap first make two holes on the cap,place the light in it and make a hole at center for the bubble to come out  connection now connect the light in series connection   cont...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:56:04 PDT
Simple Elegant Paper Lantern/Lamp Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Paper-LanternLamp-Easy/
Simple Elegant Paper Lantern/Lamp Easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/TQKJ/HREI85DB/F8CTQKJHREI85DB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/TQKJ/HREI85DB/F8CTQKJHREI85DB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/TQKJ/HREI85DB/F8CTQKJHREI85DB.SMALL.jpg mulrich125 For under ten dollars I made this very stylish but simple color changing light fixture. It was soooo easy to make and the result is a great eye catcher! Gather Materials Ok so to start this project off we need:-A white Chinese paper lantern (dollar store or I bought a 12" one off eBay for $1.25...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 08:18:14 PST
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Alcohol-Lamp-special-IBLE-for-getting-my-first-100/
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/NHOD/HQQLOKVD/FH2NHODHQQLOKVD.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I would like to share one of my favorite projects how to make a bottle lamp. You do have to invest about $15  for a diamond bit, but the bottle lamps can be made for less than $10 and they make amazing gifts or sold for a profit at craft shows and Etsy shops. Before we start i made this instructable...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 14:55:05 PST
Emergency Office Flashlight Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Office-Flashlight-Lampshade/
Emergency Office Flashlight Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/3EOA/HNHLPSQ3/FE23EOAHNHLPSQ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/3EOA/HNHLPSQ3/FE23EOAHNHLPSQ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/3EOA/HNHLPSQ3/FE23EOAHNHLPSQ3.SMALL.jpg bloomautomatic Had a power outage at work this morning. Used my LED Mag-Lite, a styrofoam cup and some tape to make a quick lampshade.  The tape kept the cup held up, the cup diffused the light nicely throughout the room.  I was very pleased with the results!
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 13:25:14 PDT
Sparkly origami LED cubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparkly-origami-LED-cubes/
Sparkly origami LED cubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/44IM/HN825P6T/FQ844IMHN825P6T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/44IM/HN825P6T/FQ844IMHN825P6T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/44IM/HN825P6T/FQ844IMHN825P6T.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I've been working on the idea of these cubes for a while. First I was trying to make it into a pendant, but I couldn't work away  the battery. I wanted to put the battery inside, but when you put something inside an object you're going to light from the inside, you can see the battery from the outsi...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 09:27:15 PDT
Desk lamp, Mushrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-lamp-Mushrooms/
Desk lamp, Mushrooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/1TP5/HIW8OGAK/FZ61TP5HIW8OGAK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/1TP5/HIW8OGAK/FZ61TP5HIW8OGAK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/1TP5/HIW8OGAK/FZ61TP5HIW8OGAK.SMALL.jpg TheFullMetalAlchemist It's been awhile since I've been able to make something for myself. Recycled motorcycle parts, hand fabricated acrylic, LEDs. http://www.facebook.com/FmaArtFabrication The main assembly is a rocker cover from a Honda Spada with a cut down crankshaft, also from the Spada. Welded to the crank are the...
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 01:21:49 PDT
DIY | 12v Large LED Cabin Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-12-Volt-Large-Cabin-LED-Light-Fixture-with-/
DIY | 12v Large LED Cabin Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HH3H/HJ39PPLH/F6THH3HHJ39PPLH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HH3H/HJ39PPLH/F6THH3HHJ39PPLH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HH3H/HJ39PPLH/F6THH3HHJ39PPLH.SMALL.jpg M.Hawse $42 DIY | 12V LED Cabin Light (with wall-washer style night light) 12" Wide x 36" Long x 2 3/4" tall | 72 Watts @ 100% | I use a PWM Dimmer for a power range of 3W to 71W for use in Houseboats, RVs, Garages, Laundry Rooms, Workshops, Artist's Drawing Areas One of these is installed above each of th...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 16:45:55 PDT
$5 DIY | 12v Small LED Bunk or Storage Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-12V-LED-Bunk-Lights-home-built-wooden-lase/
$5 DIY | 12v Small LED Bunk or Storage Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/869B/HIPIXP10/F9L869BHIPIXP10.SMALL.jpg M.Hawse This is an article describing the process I used to build a couple of wooden LED bunk lights for my friend's houseboat. I designed these myself. I also built and installed them without assistance, so it's an easy project. You will also see photos and video of a black-stained, RGB LED Bunk Li...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 02:26:52 PDT