Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:10:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Zebra Ply Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Zebra-Ply-Lamp/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 09:05:40 PST
Concrete lamp base with 3D printed shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-lamp-base-with-3D-printed-shade/
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:20:35 PDT
Build the BandBlinder - Stage lights on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-BandBlinder---Stage-lights-on-the-cheap/
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Sun, 13 May 2007 12:51:09 PDT
Steampunk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Lamp-6/
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Sun, 2 Apr 2017 19:49:36 PDT
E A S Y Stapler Sparkleball http://www.instructables.com/id/E-A-S-Y-Stapler-Sparkleball/
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 12:51:10 PST
Photo lamp and lightbox, version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-lamp-and-lightbox-version-2/
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Tue, 17 May 2011 04:14:01 PDT
How To Make Soda Can Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Soda-Can-Lanterns/
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 21:18:55 PDT
cheap and easy high quality photo and video light DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-High-Quality-Photo-and-Video-Light-/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 02:46:49 PDT
Zip Tie Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Tie-Lamp/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 16:02:10 PST
Giraffe lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Giraffe-Lamp/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 04:37:40 PST
Battery Powered Undercabinet LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powered-Undercabinet-LEDs/
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 10:20:51 PDT
DIY Desktop LED Magnifier Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Desktop-LED-Magnifier-Lamp/
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Thu, 1 Oct 2015 07:21:38 PDT
DIY Fiber Optic Lighting Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fiber-Optic-Lighting-Cable/
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 12:32:43 PDT
add automatic closet/cupboard lights http://www.instructables.com/id/add-automatic-closetcupboard-lights/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 11:10:57 PDT
Modern LED Desk Lamp...Powered by 5V USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-LED-Desk-LampPowered-by-5V-USB/
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Thu, 11 May 2017 21:50:59 PDT
Exploding Sun Lamp Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Exploding-Sun-Lamp-Design/
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Mon, 1 May 2017 07:50:51 PDT
LED light strip in wood housing http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-light-strip-in-wood-housing/
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Sat, 12 May 2012 21:44:58 PDT
Tesseract, + Warp Plasma ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tesseract-Warp-Plasma-/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 10:07:41 PDT
Mad Scientist Shrink Ray http://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-Scientist-Shrink-Ray/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2008 16:21:15 PST
Vintage Camera Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Camera-Nightlight/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 16:24:30 PST
DIY led desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-led-desk-lamp/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2009 09:08:00 PDT
FREE OIL LAMPS with USED COOKING OIL as an additive to LAMP FUEL http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-OIL-LAMPS-with-USED-COOKING-OIL-as-an-additiv/
FREE OIL LAMPS with USED COOKING OIL as an additive to LAMP FUEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/QTCW/GZSNYYRJ/FRCQTCWGZSNYYRJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/QTCW/GZSNYYRJ/FRCQTCWGZSNYYRJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/QTCW/GZSNYYRJ/FRCQTCWGZSNYYRJ.SMALL.jpg aworkofbart Preparing for the next time your power goes out?  Ice storms, 2012, nobody really seems to know what's going to happen, but if you need some oil lamps cheap, you can make them for free out of a glass container that has a metal lid.  You probably have been either throwing these containers away or rec...
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 12:27:04 PDT
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
Bent Veneer Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Veneer-Wood-Lamp/
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:37:46 PDT
Tesseract Infinity Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Tesseract-Infinity-Desk/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 22:56:56 PST
Wine Bottle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Lamp/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2009 12:10:47 PDT
DIY: Stair Wall Lighting From Oak and LED Strips http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stair-Wall-Lighting-From-Oak-and-LED-Strips/
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:13:42 PST
How To Make A Trumpet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-trumpet-lamp/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2011 02:13:21 PST
Industrial looking lamp from washing machine parts and palettes http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-From-Washing-Machine-Parts/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:39:37 PST
Modern Bedside Lamp from Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Modernist-Bedside-Lamp-From-Scraps/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 04:46:46 PST
Ikea lamp? Non-Ikea shade? Fixed in $3! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-lamp-Non-Ikea-shade-Fixed-in-3/
Ikea lamp? Non-Ikea shade? Fixed in $3! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/PLEI/I31H18PE/FASPLEII31H18PE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/PLEI/I31H18PE/FASPLEII31H18PE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/PLEI/I31H18PE/FASPLEII31H18PE.SMALL.jpg Humboldtartdept Got an Ikea lamp and you want to have a non-Ikea shade? Fix that problem for less than $3!I searched everywhere for a fast, easy solution, a little gizmo or adapter or something, all to no avail. After giving it some thought I realized the way to fix the problem. Ikea socket, too large for regul...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:17:03 PST
Cube Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Lamp-1/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:26:12 PST
The bucket lamp. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-bucket-lamp/
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Tue, 29 Dec 2009 20:01:11 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
Lotus Meditation Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Lotus-Meditation-Cube/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 06:23:21 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
Solar analemma chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Analemma-Chandelier/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:32:23 PST
Electrifying an antique oil or kerosene lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrifying-an-antique-oil-or-kerosene-lamp/
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Sun, 29 Jul 2012 03:21:17 PDT
DIY: LED Workbench Light From LED Strips http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Workbench-Light-From-LED-Strips/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:34:20 PST
Make a Cool Light from a Whiskey Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Cool-Light-From-a-Whiskey-Bottle/
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:34:15 PST
Weekly Project: Cordless Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Weekly-Project%3a-Cordless-Lamp/
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Wed, 2 May 2007 18:12:10 PDT
Cardboard Magic Mushroom Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Mushroom-Lamp/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 06:34:14 PDT
How To Create A Beautiful Book Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-A-Beautiful-Book-Lamp/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2011 09:44:39 PST
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
Make a Popsicle Stick Shutter Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Popsicle-Stick-Shutter-Lamp/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 20:40:42 PDT
Mag-Lite LED conversion (any 2 or 3 xCell Flashlight) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mag-Lite-LED-conversion-any-2-or-3-xCell-Flashlig/
Mag-Lite LED conversion (any 2 or 3 xCell Flashlight) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/1KBD/1DNEV2Z8P9Z/F3N1KBD1DNEV2Z8P9Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/1KBD/1DNEV2Z8P9Z/F3N1KBD1DNEV2Z8P9Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/1KBD/1DNEV2Z8P9Z/F3N1KBD1DNEV2Z8P9Z.SMALL.jpg erckgillis One Step conversion from any Incandescent or Xenon bulb, screw-in, flanged or pin base.Additional commercial models are avail for $20-$99 and up. Some of these put out 5-10 watts of light from LED's!Custom models have over 10,000 Lux of output with 3v-6v batteries in series with fully regulated pow...
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Wed, 6 Dec 2006 11:42:19 PST
Concrete & Upcycled Glass Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Upcycled-Glass-Lamps/
Concrete & Upcycled Glass Lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/S3VB/ITU91WVA/FV9S3VBITU91WVA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/S3VB/ITU91WVA/FV9S3VBITU91WVA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/S3VB/ITU91WVA/FV9S3VBITU91WVA.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks To form the concrete I used a wire wheel on some pine to expose the profile in the grain. The aluminum pieces are held together by brazing, it's a sort of aluminum welding, with a installation process more similar to soldering. The plexiglass is held on with silicone caulking. 2-part masonry epoxy i...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 09:50:56 PDT
Convert a MR16 fitting to GU10 fitting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-MR16-fitting-to-GU10-fitting/
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:29:05 PST
Dramatic Wine Bottle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Dramatic-Wine-Bottle-Lights/
Dramatic Wine Bottle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SMALL.jpg TheSakariRock Happy Holidays! I hope everyone had a great Christmas and is ready for the new year. If you're a college student on break, like me, and need something to do or forgot to get your parents presents, like me again, then this is a super easy and classy gift to make. In addition, since we just celebrat...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 16:16:37 PST
"Loulou" lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Loulou-Lamp/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:30:54 PDT