Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 2 Sep 2015 22:00:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Remove Broken Light Bulbs Without Getting Cut or Shocked Using A Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Broken-Light-Bulbs-Without-Getting-Cut-or-S/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2009 13:31:23 PST
Bright Idea Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Idea-Light/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:51:28 PDT
Give Old Ugly Lamps New Life http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-Old-Ugly-Lamps-New-Life/
Give Old Ugly Lamps New Life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/73DM/FLKK38Z8/F7G73DMFLKK38Z8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/73DM/FLKK38Z8/F7G73DMFLKK38Z8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/73DM/FLKK38Z8/F7G73DMFLKK38Z8.SMALL.jpg MadManMike In this instructable you will learn how to turn your old, ugly, gold or brass colored lamps into a modern usable lamp. After breaking both of my lamps in the living room, I decided it was time to buy some new lamps. Never having gone lamp shopping before, I was quite shocked to see just how much it ...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2008 17:24:45 PDT
Easiest Diy Black Light Out Of Any Flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-Diy-Black-Light-For-Making-Things-Glow/
Easiest Diy Black Light Out Of Any Flashlight! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/KOEC/I441X3QL/FOUKOECI441X3QL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/KOEC/I441X3QL/FOUKOECI441X3QL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/KOEC/I441X3QL/FOUKOECI441X3QL.SMALL.jpg JM1999 Doesn't that intro image look cool?Believe it or not, it was drawn using plain yellow highlighter!You can do exactly the same thing with any torch, all you have to do is follow the steps!The first photo is using the black light ad the second photo is the "control" normal light.Read on to find out ho...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:38:51 PST
Iris Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Iris-Lamp/
Iris Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/86KK/ICX7KJJL/FQG86KKICX7KJJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/86KK/ICX7KJJL/FQG86KKICX7KJJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/86KK/ICX7KJJL/FQG86KKICX7KJJL.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON The Iris Lamp is a disc shaped wall lamp with a mechanical iris built in. Turn the disc and LED lights click on, shining through the moving iris and glowing through wood veneer.This lamp is based on the Eclipse Lamp that I posted previously. I'm fascinated by mechanical movement in design that's typ...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 10:56:02 PDT
Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
Eclipse Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE.jpg http://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
DIY Cheap LED TV Backlight - A Layman's Version http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-LED-TV-Backlight-A-Laymans-Version/
DIY Cheap LED TV Backlight - A Layman's Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/OAWM/ICICYCZD/FQ1OAWMICICYCZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/OAWM/ICICYCZD/FQ1OAWMICICYCZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/OAWM/ICICYCZD/FQ1OAWMICICYCZD.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hello Makers,If you are wondering what makes this DIY backlight instructable so special when there are already so many available, read on :).These days everyone has a TV , to be precise an LED, LCD or Plasma TV. So why need a TV backlight? A simple answer is to reduce strain on eyes and add a great ...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 03:29:39 PDT
The Castaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Beautiful-Green-Chandelier/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2009 14:19:14 PDT
Hidden Silhouette Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Silhouette-Lamp/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:10:45 PDT
Naked Bulb Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Naked-Bulb-Lamp/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:18:48 PDT
Built in Low Voltage Fence Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Low-Voltage-Fence-Lighting/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:56:04 PDT
Glow in the dark Batman Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-Batman-Light/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:50:29 PDT
Unicorn Emoji Rainbow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Unicorn-Emoji-Rainbow-Lamp/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:52:31 PDT
Wine Bottle Edison Bulb Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Edison-Bulb-Lamp/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 17:33:32 PDT
A Rs100 (hardly 2$) bottle lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Rs100-hardly-2-bottle-lamp/
A Rs100 (hardly 2$) bottle lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/TM9O/IBEWZILM/FVITM9OIBEWZILM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/TM9O/IBEWZILM/FVITM9OIBEWZILM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/TM9O/IBEWZILM/FVITM9OIBEWZILM.SMALL.jpg Ashwin e i Hey :)During one of my many trips a day in search of food to the kitchen store room, i found this really good looking wine bottle. Sad news is, it was empty and the good news, i have an empty bottle! :) I had seen these really expensive lamps with fancy wire mesh shades and had always wanted one. We...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 16:45:38 PDT
X-Ray Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/X-Ray-Lamp-Shade/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 05:46:32 PDT
Easy Sliding Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Sliding-Lamp/
Easy Sliding Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/MSGQ/IB7RL2F5/FCXMSGQIB7RL2F5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/MSGQ/IB7RL2F5/FCXMSGQIB7RL2F5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/MSGQ/IB7RL2F5/FCXMSGQIB7RL2F5.SMALL.jpg randofo This easy sliding lamp uses tension to be easily repositioned vertically along a steel cable. The design was inspired by the Parentesi Lamp which I saw in the book Nomadic Furniture 2. While the design is very similar, my version uses easy-to-find parts such as a bike handlebar, exercise weights, an...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:46:03 PDT
Paper cylinder lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-cylinder-lights/
Paper cylinder lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/7F3M/IATHOJSP/F3O7F3MIATHOJSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/7F3M/IATHOJSP/F3O7F3MIATHOJSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/7F3M/IATHOJSP/F3O7F3MIATHOJSP.SMALL.jpg narced133 Our railroad-style apartment has a long 45-foot hallway that never had working lights. After spending 4 years trying to convince our landlord to fix them I decided to build my own. The lights are constructed of a metal frame wrapped in a cylinder of thin lace paper with a strip of LEDs running down ...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 23:43:04 PDT
stacked lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/stacked-lamp/
stacked lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/GOG4/IANRFRSO/F6EGOG4IANRFRSO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/GOG4/IANRFRSO/F6EGOG4IANRFRSO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/GOG4/IANRFRSO/F6EGOG4IANRFRSO.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The best way to experience the world is through interaction, and this stacked lamp just begs for you to play with it. Since there's no wrong way to stack this lamp you can position it any way you want, then change it up whenever you're tired of the design! Making your own stacked lamp is easy; you c...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 06:15:34 PDT
LED Plank Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plank-Light/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 01:02:40 PDT
Making a Fun Paper Lantern with the Silhouette Cutting Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Fun-Paper-Lantern-with-the-Silhouette-Cut/
Making a Fun Paper Lantern with the Silhouette Cutting Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/NUBU/IAJHHHTJ/FCBNUBUIAJHHHTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/NUBU/IAJHHHTJ/FCBNUBUIAJHHHTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/NUBU/IAJHHHTJ/FCBNUBUIAJHHHTJ.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens So here we go again with another Silhouette Instructable. What an amazing machine! This time I made a cool paper lantern, perfect for party decorations or cool accent lighting. This project uses a piece of black construction paper. A piece of vellum paper, a glue stick, some clear tape, a bamboo ske...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 20:08:59 PDT
Bicycle Frame Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Frame-Lamp-1/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 15:44:55 PDT
Make a portable usb powered led lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-portable-usb-powered-led-lamp/
Make a portable usb powered led lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SMALL.jpg jimmystyler I'm going to show you how to build a bright and cheap portable usb led lamp that you could use while doing multi purpose jobs. It's always useful to have a spotlight for example when soldering, when working on your motorbike, or when doing your favourite diy things. This device will be powered by an...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:26:52 PDT
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Solar-Powered-LED-Lights-to-a-Harbor-Freight-4/
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SMALL.jpg Tom Hargrave Last fall I added a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit to my outside storage building. I wanted lights in the building but it was not worth the cost to run power to the building just for lights. The lights have been great at night but the two florescent bulbs that come with the kit do not provid...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 20:47:06 PDT
Upcycled Wine Jug Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Wine-Jug-Lamp/
Upcycled Wine Jug Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/E0LJ/I9FGUEFU/FFGE0LJI9FGUEFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/E0LJ/I9FGUEFU/FFGE0LJI9FGUEFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/E0LJ/I9FGUEFU/FFGE0LJI9FGUEFU.SMALL.jpg ggaess1 Upcycling waste materials is an ecofriendly way to conserve trash for useful purposes. This Instructable is about using old wine jugs to create cheap, interesting lamps for home decoration.Materials Empty Wine Jug- we used a 4 liter bottle Build-a-Lamp Kit- the one used was manufactured by W...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 21:16:40 PDT
Long Lasting Beer Bottle Tiki Torches http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Lasting-Beer-Bottle-Tiki-Torches/
Long Lasting Beer Bottle Tiki Torches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4P0Y/I9NDW202/F6M4P0YI9NDW202.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4P0Y/I9NDW202/F6M4P0YI9NDW202.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4P0Y/I9NDW202/F6M4P0YI9NDW202.SMALL.jpg Herman Beerman Man and woman alike have always been drawn to fire. This is why investing a little time and money to make long lasting tiki torches that have some character can be a great addition to anyone's back yard. It can be functional for mood lighting, a mosquito repellant, and a great conversation piece.For...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:37:15 PDT
$78 Grow light - Full-Spectrum, 22 Watts, No Heat http://www.instructables.com/id/78-Grow-light-Full-Spectrum-22-Watts-No-Heat/
$78 Grow light - Full-Spectrum, 22 Watts, No Heat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/NXIR/I9JR8UHR/FJHNXIRI9JR8UHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/NXIR/I9JR8UHR/FJHNXIRI9JR8UHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/NXIR/I9JR8UHR/FJHNXIRI9JR8UHR.SMALL.jpg mart33n33 Growing plants indoors enables a level of precision not available outdoors. For this reason, it's well-suited to growing a wide variety of crops and making data driven decisions on yield, timeframes, energy consumption, etc. A current project involves producing food under a queen bed lofted five fe...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 21:44:35 PDT
How to Create a Glittery Metal Lamp using Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Glittery-Metal-Lamp-using-Paper/
How to Create a Glittery Metal Lamp using Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/H5GN/I9GWF1YH/F8WH5GNI9GWF1YH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/H5GN/I9GWF1YH/F8WH5GNI9GWF1YH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/H5GN/I9GWF1YH/F8WH5GNI9GWF1YH.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Allright!! Allright!! Before you think that the title of this instructable is misleading, read on. :)"Ideas don't stay in one head for long" - TarunI was browsing through behance.net and found this awesome designer's portfolio named Romy Kuhne. He has created this big size industrial style metal lam...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 10:37:41 PDT
Simple Wooden Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wooden-Lamp/
Simple Wooden Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/TBFG/I99R6IIH/F88TBFGI99R6IIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/TBFG/I99R6IIH/F88TBFGI99R6IIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/TBFG/I99R6IIH/F88TBFGI99R6IIH.SMALL.jpg xpchomefix Create a wooden desk lamp with simple materials. Materials and tools needed For this lamp, you'll need some basic tools and materials, but it can vary depending on how you decide to make the lamp.Materials:2x 8.8 Steel bolts, 7mm x 60mm2x Steel nuts, 7mm4x Steel washer, 7mm2x Countersunk screws, ...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:17:05 PDT
Edison lamp in a bell jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-lamp-in-a-bell-jar/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 14:41:18 PDT
LED Acrylic Glass Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Acrylic-Glass-Sign/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:48:58 PDT
Networked RGB Wi-Fi Decorative Touch Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Networked-RGB-Wi-Fi-Decorative-Touch-Lights/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:54:31 PDT
How to make a star projector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-star-projector/
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Fri, 1 Feb 2013 15:04:29 PST
Picture Frame Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Desk-Lamp/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:14:20 PDT
An easy way to hang string lights outside http://www.instructables.com/id/An-easy-way-to-hang-string-lights-outside/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 09:14:05 PDT
action figure lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/action-figure-lamp/
action figure lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/2HFM/I8G5SHGJ/FZR2HFMI8G5SHGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/2HFM/I8G5SHGJ/FZR2HFMI8G5SHGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/2HFM/I8G5SHGJ/FZR2HFMI8G5SHGJ.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I saw a photo of a action figure lamp years ago and immediately fell in love. And then I made about 400 other things and never got around to making it. BUT NO LONGER!Bask in the action figure's lamp gold and action-packed glory. :DThis action figure lamp is a fairly quick and cheap project, and I l...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:34:19 PDT
LED Strip Bias Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Bias-Lighting/
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By: MaterialBall

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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 12:25:55 PDT
Speaker to Desktop Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-to-Desktop-Lamp/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:33:19 PDT
Makers Light, Shelf & Power Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Makers-Light-Shelf-Power-Box/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 06:14:13 PDT
Light Up Your Life (and have accessable power). http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Your-Life-and-have-accessable-power/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:25:25 PDT
Vintage Flash Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Flash-Light-Lamp/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:08:03 PDT
LED Floodlight Power Station http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Floodlight-Power-Station/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:15:47 PDT
UV Shoe Sanitizer Box http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-Shoe-Sanitizer-Box/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 19:14:47 PDT
FBRKN String Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/FBRKN-String-Lamp/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 07:54:09 PDT
Fire from Soap! Tealight of the Apocalypse http://www.instructables.com/id/Tealight-of-the-Apocalypse/
Fire from Soap! Tealight of the Apocalypse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/49CS/I74LC0BJ/F6S49CSI74LC0BJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/49CS/I74LC0BJ/F6S49CSI74LC0BJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/49CS/I74LC0BJ/F6S49CSI74LC0BJ.SMALL.jpg The Green Gentleman Zombie Apocalypse? Century-class Solar Storm? Attack of Enormous Ants, or Unruly Avians? Chez Green, we laugh in the face of these catastrophes, not because of a defect or lack in our human sensibilities, but rather, because we are well prepared! While others on this site, and the Internets, wil...
By: The Green Gentleman

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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 20:10:39 PDT
Driftwood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Driftwood-Lamp-2/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 13:18:27 PDT
Wooden pixel lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-pixel-lamp/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 20:56:50 PDT
DIY LED BULB: $20 for $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-bulb-with-active-cooling-system/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:20:39 PST
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Snake-Trouble-Light-Lamp/
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Make your own flexible snake light. It can be wound around a pipe or bent to clamp/hook on an exposed wall stud to position and hang the light anywhere you want in the shop. Wedge it in a crack. Get some light behind the refrigerator to inspect or under the couch to find that lost screw. Coil the en...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:42:25 PST
Low budget light box http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-budget-light-box/
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By: Barry Neeson

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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:24:59 PST