Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - light http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:38:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 USB powered desk light or work bench light in an altiods tin http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-powered-desk-light-or-work-bench-light-in-an-a/
USB powered desk light or work bench light in an altiods tin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/38BO/I0YG3FJJ/F1E38BOI0YG3FJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/38BO/I0YG3FJJ/F1E38BOI0YG3FJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/38BO/I0YG3FJJ/F1E38BOI0YG3FJJ.SMALL.jpg dudes There are three things I really like about this thing, the altiods tin (who doesn't love those?), the LEDs, and that it's USB powered. At my work bench, I have always had a regular incandescent light bulb. Then one day the fixture decided it was done, and quickly died. I have been messing around ...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 17:26:01 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/VTJU/I0LCIIS9/F6QVTJUI0LCIIS9.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Street light floor lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-light-floor-lamp/
Street light floor lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2BAT/HZL3OE6V/FIL2BATHZL3OE6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2BAT/HZL3OE6V/FIL2BATHZL3OE6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2BAT/HZL3OE6V/FIL2BATHZL3OE6V.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Bring the blinding brightness of street lighting to your work space by turning an old street light into your new floor lamp. This street lamp was found at a building reuse store. It looks like it was badly damaged, partially warped, and was missing the glass cover that protects the bulb. Since I wa...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:48:59 PDT
Halloween Skull hanging lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Skull-Pendant-Lamp/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:03:29 PDT
Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Holder-2/
Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/IP09/HZ9O4YG0/FY5IP09HZ9O4YG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/IP09/HZ9O4YG0/FY5IP09HZ9O4YG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/IP09/HZ9O4YG0/FY5IP09HZ9O4YG0.SMALL.jpg amakris Sheet metal Candle Holderinox 430thickness 2mmwidth 80mm x length 80 mm x height 40 mm 3D modeling and flat pattern First we do 3D modeling using CAD software. We add features in the modeling like holes and openings.Next step is the flat pattern of the modeling. We export the flat pattern drawin...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:09:41 PDT
Watermelon Floating Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Floating-Lanterns/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 16:32:26 PDT
Customizable Remote Controlled Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Remote-Controlled-Lamp/
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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/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Homemade Lightbulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Lightbulb/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 10:27:45 PDT
Classy cylindrcal paper lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Classy-cylindrcal-paper-lamp/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:16:40 PDT
IKEA HACK: easy lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-easy-lamps/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:29:49 PDT
Swirly PVC Pendant Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Swirly-PVC-Pendant-Light/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:19:11 PDT
Star Trek LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-LED-Light/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:20:53 PDT
MANDALATOR LIGHTBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/MANDALATOR-LIGHTBOX/
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 06:46:06 PDT
Hand Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Light-1/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 22:37:46 PDT
Laser Cut Constellation Projection Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Constellation-Projection-Lamp/
Laser Cut Constellation Projection Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/MG2F/HW6I0EV7/FU7MG2FHW6I0EV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/MG2F/HW6I0EV7/FU7MG2FHW6I0EV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/MG2F/HW6I0EV7/FU7MG2FHW6I0EV7.SMALL.jpg TheDankDrank The PremiseBeing very fond of astronomy, I have always wanted to have a constellation lamp. However, current ones on the market either have a few constellations or none at all (just have random points of light to represent stars). In addition no models we saw were meant to be relatively accurate to ...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 23:52:56 PDT
"1000" Watt DIY Light for Indie Film and Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/1000-Watt-DIY-Light-for-Indie-Film-and-Photography/
"1000" Watt DIY Light for Indie Film and Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/9EHA/HW6HYYAX/F0K9EHAHW6HYYAX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/9EHA/HW6HYYAX/F0K9EHAHW6HYYAX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/9EHA/HW6HYYAX/F0K9EHAHW6HYYAX.SMALL.jpg CurtosNoirDesign I am an indie film maker/photographer. If you want to see examples of the light in action for video, visit www.youtube.com/propergents. If you want to see examples of the light in action for my photography, visit www.curtosnoir.com I was inspired by Griffin Hammond and his 800 watt light. Here is hi...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 19:11:42 PDT
Steampunk Porch Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Porch-Light/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 07:58:16 PDT
Brass Industrial Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Industrial-Lamp/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:57:47 PDT
Edison bulb pendant light fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-bulb-pendant-light-fixture/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 15:13:33 PDT
Modern Industrial Copper Room Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Industrial-Copper-Room-Lighting/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 07:15:00 PDT
Exhaust Fan/ LED Light Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Exhaust-Fan-LED-Light-Combo/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 20:38:09 PDT
Lowering switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lowering-switch/
Lowering switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/69KH/HW0FW380/FCO69KHHW0FW380.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/69KH/HW0FW380/FCO69KHHW0FW380.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/69KH/HW0FW380/FCO69KHHW0FW380.SMALL.jpg marievdbroeck Support Block of Eclips, for who? People whose switch is placed too high for a service dog to reach. Watch the video to see the problem and our solution.SUMMARY This Instructable is divided in 3 parts with each several detailed steps. To avoid a too long instructable, you will be redirected to the l...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 08:23:23 PDT
Part 2: casting mold and security support http://www.instructables.com/id/casting-mold-and-security-support/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 17:28:18 PDT
DIY Can Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Can-Light/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:49:31 PDT
LED Overhead Work Area Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Overhead-Work-Area-Light/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 20:10:22 PDT
Foam core light/lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-core-lightlamp/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 16:18:38 PDT
Foam Cork Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Cork-Light/
Foam Cork Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/OV4Y/HVVKHH68/FI9OV4YHVVKHH68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/OV4Y/HVVKHH68/FI9OV4YHVVKHH68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/OV4Y/HVVKHH68/FI9OV4YHVVKHH68.SMALL.jpg tuckerpbrown Materials-Cork Foamboard-Box Cutter-Ruler-Cuttingboard-Light bulb-Socket Cut out shape I cut out six shapes with a box cutter to end up with a hexagon design. Angular Cut Next I cut the corners of each foam side (the inside) at a 45 degree angle so they would fit together better. Connecting ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 11:13:33 PDT
Amped Floor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Amped-Floor-Lamp/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 10:13:41 PDT
Hanging Skateboard Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Skateboard-Light/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 13:45:02 PDT
8000 lumen LED Dewalt flashlight mod http://www.instructables.com/id/8000-lumen-LED-Dewalt-flashlight-mod/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 21:08:05 PDT
Vintage Look - Jungle Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Jungle-Lantern/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 00:44:10 PDT
mannequin Lamp with Separate Light Toggle http://www.instructables.com/id/mannequin-Lamp-with-Separate-Light-Toggle/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 22:39:29 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Light/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 21:34:43 PDT
Simple CCFL Attractive Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-CCFL-Attractive-Wall-Light/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 19:39:46 PDT
Chose your own adventure or watch grass grow http://www.instructables.com/id/chose-your-own-adventure-or-wacthing-grass-grow/
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By: Triclaw

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Sat, 17 May 2014 07:01:32 PDT
LED Desktop Accent Light with Adjustable head http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desktop-Accent-Light-with-Adustable-head/
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By: Khaleel123

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Sat, 10 May 2014 12:19:36 PDT
Concrete Lamp - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lamp-DIY/
Concrete Lamp - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/NSKX/HUM7D6AQ/FL9NSKXHUM7D6AQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/NSKX/HUM7D6AQ/FL9NSKXHUM7D6AQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/NSKX/HUM7D6AQ/FL9NSKXHUM7D6AQ.SMALL.jpg çcgdm It only takes a few supplies to have a lightening that seems as if it is created by the touch of a designer . Get ready! We are getting started! Step 1 : Tools - Lean concrete - One big and one small plastic container for moulding - 3 timber footing with a diameter of 28 mm - Insulating material...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 10:52:56 PDT
Transparent Lampshade Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Transparent-Lampshade-Design/
Transparent Lampshade Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/SWBS/HUMRVWDO/FIDSWBSHUMRVWDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/SWBS/HUMRVWDO/FIDSWBSHUMRVWDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/SWBS/HUMRVWDO/FIDSWBSHUMRVWDO.SMALL.jpg şözsüngü What do you need? • 200 x 150 cm Plexiglas Thickness: 3mmOptionally color and texture may vary dependent.• Plexiglass adhesive (Chloroform)• electrical wiring• 8 watts color night light Do yourself template First of all we need to model our design in 3d platform. To make it 3d i used software ca...
By: şözsüngü

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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:41:50 PDT
Cube Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Lighting/
Cube Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VTKF/HUM3I9CH/F19VTKFHUM3I9CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VTKF/HUM3I9CH/F19VTKFHUM3I9CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/VTKF/HUM3I9CH/F19VTKFHUM3I9CH.SMALL.jpg pinar alan What do you need? • Hornbeam tree trimmed 25 pieces of cube 5 x 5 x 5 cm• A wooden seated on the base Cubes15x3x3 cm• 8 x 2 chip h:15 cm led lighting• 1 x adapter• 1 piece socket• 1 x 12 volt led bulb• 1 box Brown Shoe Polish.• 1 box varnish How do you start? (3 vertical and 3 horizontalalignmen...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 02:03:51 PDT
Knob Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Knob-Lighting/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 01:43:16 PDT
Dirt Cheap DIY CFL Reflector http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-DIY-CFL-Reflector/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:22:48 PDT
Secret Message Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Message-Light-Box/
Secret Message Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SMALL.jpg enauman1 My 7th graders love to make things and we just got a 3D printer, so I came up with this light project. It's a small box with a design cut out from the inside, almost all the way through. When you shine a light from inside you see the design. When you turn it off, it's hidden! Cool! What You Need ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 16:27:41 PST
Ambient light http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambient-light/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/GYWG/HS5QA6EE/FCXGYWGHS5QA6EE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/GYWG/HS5QA6EE/FCXGYWGHS5QA6EE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/GYWG/HS5QA6EE/FCXGYWGHS5QA6EE.SMALL.jpg Diy_master Very cheap and easy ;) Led strips (warm white, maybe is too much yellow) are glued with hot gun on metal stick Headphones mount http://goo.gl/UfRlrp
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 23:08:54 PST
Simple Elegant Paper Lantern/Lamp Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Paper-LanternLamp-Easy/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 08:18:14 PST
Crayon Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayon-Candle-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/3KRV/HR0ATLST/FLO3KRVHR0ATLST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/3KRV/HR0ATLST/FLO3KRVHR0ATLST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/3KRV/HR0ATLST/FLO3KRVHR0ATLST.SMALL.jpg Chikpeas Brother This could be a lifesaver in a power outage! How it works: The crayon's paper functions as a wick, slowly burning down the crayon while consuming the wax. These candles burn for about 5 minutes, so just a 12-pack will provide you with an hour of light!
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:36:25 PST
Build a wooden LED light fixture at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-wooden-LED-light-fixture-at-TechShop/
Build a wooden LED light fixture at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/775M/HQVLE444/FY9775MHQVLE444.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/775M/HQVLE444/FY9775MHQVLE444.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/775M/HQVLE444/FY9775MHQVLE444.SMALL.jpg babylonfive This Instructable shows you how to build a simple LED light fixture, with a laser cutter. It uses multiple layers of material glued together to achieve complex shapes easily. I manufactured and constructed this item at TechShop. The first thing you should do is consider the final look you wan...
By: babylonfive

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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 10:42:09 PST
LED-Lamp for any room http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lamp-for-any-room/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 10:50:20 PST
Solar out door work lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-out-door-work-lights/
Solar out door work lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/KEFO/HPRIAK4C/F2WKEFOHPRIAK4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/KEFO/HPRIAK4C/F2WKEFOHPRIAK4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/KEFO/HPRIAK4C/F2WKEFOHPRIAK4C.SMALL.jpg rdamon1 So we just moved are barn and now competing against the day light to fill in the old foundation and bury new electric and water lines before the ground freezes.To fix are little dilemma and go green at the same time I decided to take an old lawnmower battery that was lying around, a 5 W solar panel,...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 18:39:25 PST
GoPro: Clip On Ring Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-Light-for-GoPro/
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By: Chee Seng

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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 10:40:41 PST