Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Aug 2017 02:23:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
Old Lamp Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/WO96/J67WHUJK/FN5WO96J67WHUJK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/WO96/J67WHUJK/FN5WO96J67WHUJK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/WO96/J67WHUJK/FN5WO96J67WHUJK.SMALL.jpg Guga1979 Hi guys !I've bought this old and rusty lamp in a garage sale for 5€. I like this shape but I don't know where, when and why she was built. I think the light was make by a candle placed in the lamp. The shape is cool but the lamp is rusty and the paint need to be removed and restored. so, I like can...
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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
DIY Rustic Industrial Style Hemp Rope Chandelier for 35$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Rustic-Industrial-Style-Hemp-Rope-Ch/
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Wed, 9 Aug 2017 08:11:19 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 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/
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 04:54:12 PDT
LED Lighted Tool Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lighted-Tool-Box/
LED Lighted Tool Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YPJP/J58FZQZX/FMHYPJPJ58FZQZX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YPJP/J58FZQZX/FMHYPJPJ58FZQZX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YPJP/J58FZQZX/FMHYPJPJ58FZQZX.SMALL.jpg thewmas LED lighted tool box I made from peel and stick, 12 volt strip lighting, 12 volt adapter, aluminum floor Z, pop rivets, electrical tape, extra wire, pop rivets, and a few odds and ends. I have about $10 in it Get Lit Materials:12 volt strip lighting 5 meters (I used non water proof, cool white)1...
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:18:07 PDT
Rotating Concrete Lamp From Coke Cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Lamp-With-Concrete-Base-From-Soda-Cans/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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
Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Lights-9/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/4J5O/J48Q1ODN/F1D4J5OJ48Q1ODN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/4J5O/J48Q1ODN/F1D4J5OJ48Q1ODN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/4J5O/J48Q1ODN/F1D4J5OJ48Q1ODN.SMALL.jpg zeniiz null null null null Skull Lamp! Modern LED Desk Lamp...Powered by 5V USB Upcycled Glass Lamps With Mason Jar Modern Bedside Lamp From Scraps Comic Book LED Sign Recycled Wine Bottle Night Lamp Industrial Looking Lamp From Washing Machine Parts and Palette...
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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:28:28 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
Light Crafts http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Crafts/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/MYPC/J44FX0CB/FEHMYPCJ44FX0CB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/MYPC/J44FX0CB/FEHMYPCJ44FX0CB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/MYPC/J44FX0CB/FEHMYPCJ44FX0CB.SMALL.jpg maxmugen Describe your collection here... null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null Edge Lit RGB Acrylic Laser Cut Pendant PVC Lighting Design Converting Old Te...
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Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:48:14 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...
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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
Trombone Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Trombone-Lamp/
Trombone Lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IRAC/J3UFFZ0Q/FFFIRACJ3UFFZ0Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IRAC/J3UFFZ0Q/FFFIRACJ3UFFZ0Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/IRAC/J3UFFZ0Q/FFFIRACJ3UFFZ0Q.SMALL.jpg The OberBuilder As your friendly neighborhood trombone player, I had one or two spare instruments lying around the house (who doesn't?). As an engineer as well, my immediate thought was "what new toy can I make from this". Thus, the trombone lamp was born. This is a relatively easy process that shouldn't take more ...
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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
Big Ring Light Laser Cut http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Ring-Light-Laser-Cut/
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Wed, 7 Jun 2017 15:49:19 PDT
How to Make a KFC Lamp? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-KFC-Lamp/
How to Make a KFC Lamp? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/UU64/J3KFDILW/FGAUU64J3KFDILW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/UU64/J3KFDILW/FGAUU64J3KFDILW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/UU64/J3KFDILW/FGAUU64J3KFDILW.SMALL.jpg Crococraft Hi everyone! Today I show my KFC Lamp! It was my old lamp on the base, I just put the old lamp shade in the bin and I paint in red the base. I replaced the old lamp shade by a KFC Bucket. The result is incredible, I think! I make a video for you to create it and this Instructable. You will need:-K...
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Wed, 7 Jun 2017 04:32:18 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/
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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
How to Disassemble IKEA SEKOND Lamp Cord Set http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Disassemble-IKEA-SEKOND-Lamp-Cord-Set/
How to Disassemble IKEA SEKOND Lamp Cord Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/T4FT/J3EPJBXQ/FC5T4FTJ3EPJBXQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/T4FT/J3EPJBXQ/FC5T4FTJ3EPJBXQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/T4FT/J3EPJBXQ/FC5T4FTJ3EPJBXQ.SMALL.jpg diymontreal If you're into DIY lighting, the IKEA SEKOND lamp cord set is awesome for a variety of lighting projects. It only costs $10 and comes in different colors. Taking it apart is easy and once you see this 1 minute video, the lamp making possibilities will be endless. Release the Tabs As with any elec...
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Thu, 1 Jun 2017 13:39:18 PDT
Epoxy Finish Swamp Wood With Flickering Led & Clear Color Changing Rgb Led DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Epoxy-Finish-Swamp-Wood-With-Flickering-Led-Clear-/
Epoxy Finish Swamp Wood With Flickering Led & Clear Color Changing Rgb Led DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/QBFB/J3AF9I14/F69QBFBJ3AF9I14.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/QBFB/J3AF9I14/F69QBFBJ3AF9I14.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/QBFB/J3AF9I14/F69QBFBJ3AF9I14.SMALL.jpg FoodforDude Materials: a piece of swampwood, cardboard, rest beech board, clear epoxy resin, mini switch, dc socket, wire,wood wax, solder, 2 red LED´s, 1 yellow flickering LED, 1 clear color changing RGB LED, piece of leather, 2 small screws, filler, glue, 15V power adapter with dc plug and LED, 580 ohm resis...
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Tue, 30 May 2017 04:37:19 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
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
Laser Cut Lamp: Color With Shadows http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Lamp-Color-With-Shadows/
Laser Cut Lamp: Color With Shadows - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/EKIF/J3AF59P0/F2SEKIFJ3AF59P0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/EKIF/J3AF59P0/F2SEKIFJ3AF59P0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/EKIF/J3AF59P0/F2SEKIFJ3AF59P0.SMALL.jpg esolley58 The laser cut lamp is an outcome of my work at CREATE which is a maker space adjacent to the Arizona Science Center. It is one of many lamps that I have designed and built at the CREATE. The lamps are designed to provide a making experience for folks visiting our space. Kits are provided with all...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 12:23:34 PDT
Water Cannon Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Cannon-Lamp/
Water Cannon Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TCJQ/J3AFFG4V/FHKTCJQJ3AFFG4V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TCJQ/J3AFFG4V/FHKTCJQJ3AFFG4V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TCJQ/J3AFFG4V/FHKTCJQJ3AFFG4V.SMALL.jpg benjenky Many years ago my dad was a fire fighter and at one time throughout his career he skippered numerous fireboats his brigade was in charge of. Throughout working in the fire service he picked up various odds and ends of fire brigade related materials and objects, one of which was a nozzle off one of t...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 11:31:05 PDT
Build a Reading Lamp Out of Books http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Reading-Lamp-Out-of-Books/
Build a Reading Lamp Out of Books - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/4U9N/J38WNEQ1/FNS4U9NJ38WNEQ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/4U9N/J38WNEQ1/FNS4U9NJ38WNEQ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/4U9N/J38WNEQ1/FNS4U9NJ38WNEQ1.SMALL.jpg benjaminsutton "I like to change. A new lamp, a piece of art, can transform a room." - MadonnaI don't normally look to Madonna for life or style advice but here, she pretty much nailed it. I was in need of a new reading lamp by my chair and instead of heading down to the local furniture shop, I decided I wanted to...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 10:28:23 PDT
Floppy Disk Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Floppy-Disk-Chandelier/
Floppy Disk Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/UYNI/J38WL8UR/FZ1UYNIJ38WL8UR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/UYNI/J38WL8UR/FZ1UYNIJ38WL8UR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/UYNI/J38WL8UR/FZ1UYNIJ38WL8UR.SMALL.jpg cjanssen2 Almost everyone has a bunch of old 3.5" floppy disks stored somewhere in their house - am I right? What to do with them? Throw them away? Make cheesy coasters out of them?Nope! Let's make a stylish hanging chandelier from them! I decided to take on that project myself and design my own. The fo...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 09:55:28 PDT
Coke Bottles Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Bottles-Lamp/
Coke Bottles Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/XM4B/J3AF945C/FZVXM4BJ3AF945C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/XM4B/J3AF945C/FZVXM4BJ3AF945C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/XM4B/J3AF945C/FZVXM4BJ3AF945C.SMALL.jpg JonasL42 I a big fan of the everyday objects and what you can do with them.This interest lead me in to an idea where to use coke bottles as lights.The problem i encounter was how to get an light bulb into the bottle, heating issues and how it could spread the light in a good way.My solution to this was to dr...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 20:46:28 PDT
Lighting Under Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighting-Under-Desk/
Lighting Under Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/R0L0/J38WIPKA/FLFR0L0J38WIPKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/R0L0/J38WIPKA/FLFR0L0J38WIPKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/R0L0/J38WIPKA/FLFR0L0J38WIPKA.SMALL.jpg Libahunt So, why?Funnily I had a practical need for lights under my desk. Because I drop electronics components and other tiny items on the floor every time I do my hobbies there :D And it's dark under the desk, so I have to go get a flashlight to search for the lost bit. So I had a strong wish to get a la...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 18:24:51 PDT
Refurbished Outdoor Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Outdoor-Chandelier/
Refurbished Outdoor Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAF/J384XE51/FJWUZAFJ384XE51.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAF/J384XE51/FJWUZAFJ384XE51.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZAF/J384XE51/FJWUZAFJ384XE51.SMALL.jpg EleniC This is a custom outdoor chandelier that I made for my mom. I made it from an old chandelier that I found at a thrift shop. She wanted something that had an aged copper aqua look so that's what I did. Find a Chandelier I found this chandelier at a thrift store a little while back. I bought it f...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 05:38:39 PDT
Making an Agate LED Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Agate-LED-Nightlight/
Making an Agate LED Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/QKDJ/J34PNF02/FN7QKDJJ34PNF02.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/QKDJ/J34PNF02/FN7QKDJJ34PNF02.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/QKDJ/J34PNF02/FN7QKDJJ34PNF02.SMALL.jpg Vyger It's a moment of inspiration. You just happen to see something or find something in a store or a garage sale or anywhere really and you think, wow I could make something pretty cool with that. I recently had one of those moments. While wandering through a store I found these agates that had been dri...
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Sat, 27 May 2017 17:29:54 PDT
Skateboard Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Light/
Skateboard Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/ND8W/J34PKWCX/F6NND8WJ34PKWCX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/ND8W/J34PKWCX/F6NND8WJ34PKWCX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/ND8W/J34PKWCX/F6NND8WJ34PKWCX.SMALL.jpg dalegribble This is my how-to on making a new light fixture out of a cracked skateboard. My son is four and loves all sports. So I was trying to show him how to olley on his board(not meant for 225lbs.) and cracked the deck a little. Since he's way into skating, I decided to just get him a new board and recy...
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Sat, 27 May 2017 12:32:20 PDT
The Leg Lamp From a Christmas Story http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Leg-Lamp-From-a-Christmas-Story/
The Leg Lamp From a Christmas Story - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/K9X7/J34PKRT6/F3OK9X7J34PKRT6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/K9X7/J34PKRT6/F3OK9X7J34PKRT6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/K9X7/J34PKRT6/F3OK9X7J34PKRT6.SMALL.jpg LetsMakeWithSteve I've always wanted the leg lamp from A Christmas Story. Recently I was able to find all the pieces and make my own. Here's what you'll need: I have direct links to the products I used if you go to the YouTube video I've attachedMannequin LegPair of black high heeled shoes (Size 6 if you use the same...
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Fri, 26 May 2017 12:02:09 PDT
RETRO Wall Sconce http://www.instructables.com/id/RETRO-Wall-Sconce/
RETRO Wall Sconce - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/O8J8/J34POWAO/FPKO8J8J34POWAO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/O8J8/J34POWAO/FPKO8J8J34POWAO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/O8J8/J34POWAO/FPKO8J8J34POWAO.SMALL.jpg kotchapong Hello. This project, I will do the wall sconce by using the old electrical fuse box and the Edison style light bulb. The design is to make something look old, but easy to use in the daily life. It looks cool and lit the space up well and easy to make. Let’s begin. Overall dimension: Length 3...
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Fri, 26 May 2017 08:39:30 PDT
Plywood Inspired Floor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Inspired-Floor-Lamp/
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Fri, 26 May 2017 07:05:24 PDT