Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:13:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Band-Flyer-Lamp/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:20:28 PDT
How To Make A Flash Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Flash-Wall-Light/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:29:58 PDT
Updating Kitchen Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Updating-Kitchen-Lighting/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:57:32 PDT
Glowing Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Eyes/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:13:50 PDT
How To make a $30 Foosball Light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-make-a-30-Foosball-Light/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:26:11 PDT
DIY lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lighting-1/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 15:39:13 PDT
Easy DIY PLL light fitting for planted aquarium. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-PLL-light-fitting-for-planted-aquarium/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 05:04:48 PDT
small powerful torch from dropper bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/small-powerful-torch-from-dropper-bottle/
small powerful torch from dropper bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/6K94/I0YGCA5A/FSG6K94I0YGCA5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/6K94/I0YGCA5A/FSG6K94I0YGCA5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/6K94/I0YGCA5A/FSG6K94I0YGCA5A.SMALL.jpg awesomelumens I had got some droppers usually used in medical treatment of eyes, nose etc.One of them was big enough to house three AAA batteries.So I used a 1w or 3w led and turned it into a torch. Yet powerful and easy to keep in car for emergency purposes Size Place a AAA battery and note the size. Bottle s...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 01:35:19 PDT
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
Air fire arrow http://www.instructables.com/id/air-fire-bow/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 21:07:08 PDT
what can you do with empty perfume bottle!!? http://www.instructables.com/id/what-can-you-do-with-empty-perfume-bottle/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:49:00 PDT
led homemade heatsink http://www.instructables.com/id/led-homemade-heatsink/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:49:57 PDT
Making of the Philadelphia Geek Award 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-of-the-Philadelphia-Geek-Award-2014/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 17:10:26 PDT
How to Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Art/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 10:10:15 PDT
Street light floor lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-light-floor-lamp/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:48:59 PDT
Ikea Jansjo Lamp 12 Volt Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Jansjo-Lamp-12-Volt-Hack/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 07:03:05 PDT
Removing A Broken LightBulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-A-Broken-LightBulb/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:02:13 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
Under cabinet lighting motion sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-cabinet-lighting-motion-sensor/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:52:30 PDT
Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Holder-2/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:09:41 PDT
EDC Flashlight Bite Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/EDC-Flashlight-Bite-Guard/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 18:54:32 PDT
How to make a Japanese lampshade. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Japanese-lampshade/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:37:26 PDT
Soccer Ball Lamp Shade with Yin Yang connections http://www.instructables.com/id/Soccer-Ball-Lamp-Shade-with-Yin-Yang-connections/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 21:54:37 PDT
Portable Spotlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Spotlight/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:44 PDT
Homemade Infrared Night Vision Scope Riflescope DIY Flashlight and Camera Remove IR Filter Devices by Paper Roll http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Infrared-Night-Vision-Scope-Riflescope-DI-1/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:53:12 PDT
Watermelon Floating Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Floating-Lanterns/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 16:32:26 PDT
Styrene LED Strip Brackets http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Brackets-From-Styrene/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 10:36:56 PDT
Dimensional Paper Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Dimensional-Paper-Lanterns/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 00:19:23 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 Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Drawer/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:14:27 PDT
Photography lights on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-lights-on-a-budget/
Photography lights on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/4BO9/HY4KNB76/FNB4BO9HY4KNB76.SMALL.jpg Raitis What's common between lamps in photography and clamps in workshop?There's never enough of either.However, both of these can be unforgiving on the contents of your wallet (or bank account). That's the reason I set out to make a pair of lamps for lighting my pictures using mostly the materials I alrea...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:42:25 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Wood Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Carving/
Wood Carving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YRZH/HXHR70XL/F0LYRZHHXHR70XL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YRZH/HXHR70XL/F0LYRZHHXHR70XL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YRZH/HXHR70XL/F0LYRZHHXHR70XL.SMALL.jpg vsauce2thextreme In this tutorial I will show you how to make an awesome wood carving tool!!! With a magnifying glass Wood! You can use a wood cutter saw or knife to cut the wood! They should be in thick wood slabs. Magnify!!!! Now take your magnificent glass and get the angle that will burn! Patience!!! N...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:01:13 PDT
Best Lighting Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Lighting-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/H659/HXHL6EU9/FGWH659HXHL6EU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/H659/HXHL6EU9/FGWH659HXHL6EU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/H659/HXHL6EU9/FGWH659HXHL6EU9.SMALL.jpg Eunix This is a collection of the best (and best documented) light related projects on Instructables . This collection will surely inspire you in your next lighting project. It also proves that making a lamp or lamp shade is very easy and even more rewarding. Wood lighting Geometric Cardboard Lamp ...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:43:19 PDT
DIY Negatoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Negatoscope/
DIY Negatoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/FXCY/HXG6RUDE/FYEFXCYHXG6RUDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/FXCY/HXG6RUDE/FYEFXCYHXG6RUDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/FXCY/HXG6RUDE/FYEFXCYHXG6RUDE.SMALL.jpg GRTC This is my first post and by the time im going to show you a 2 days project: A Homemade Negatoscope or "Box of Light". This tool its used by healthcare to detail a radiography. Step 1: Materials and Design For this Simple project I use:Wooden slats 0,5cm of thickness2 x AWG18 Wire (2 meters)1 x ...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:13:40 PDT
Homemade Lightbulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Lightbulb/
Homemade Lightbulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RRXW/HXDPEK76/FBNRRXWHXDPEK76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RRXW/HXDPEK76/FBNRRXWHXDPEK76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RRXW/HXDPEK76/FBNRRXWHXDPEK76.SMALL.jpg Mr.Fishers3 Ever looked at a lightbulb and thought that doesn't look too complicated, I bet I could make one? With this Instructable you can!This lightbulb is made entirely out of simple, mostly household materials requiring very little in special equipment. The basic construction includes a glass jar filled wi...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 10:27:45 PDT
create a versatile motion light sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/create-a-versatile-motion-light-sensor/
create a versatile motion light sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VE7G/HX7P3LZA/FQYVE7GHX7P3LZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VE7G/HX7P3LZA/FQYVE7GHX7P3LZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VE7G/HX7P3LZA/FQYVE7GHX7P3LZA.SMALL.jpg jef023 I bought this screw on motion detector but it was too long and the light bulb ended up outside. also the frosted glass of the fixture blocked the sensor. so i decided to modify it so the sensor can be outside. this is my first instructable and it was actually harder than i tought to document every s...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 14:03:10 PDT
The Tesseract-from The Avengers http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tesseract-from-The-Avengers/
The Tesseract-from The Avengers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/O6W9/HX6AOX7W/FBZO6W9HX6AOX7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/O6W9/HX6AOX7W/FBZO6W9HX6AOX7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/O6W9/HX6AOX7W/FBZO6W9HX6AOX7W.SMALL.jpg S0uraV_DAS Science fiction is in my opinion the most intellectual and creative form of art. This object, known as the tesseract is a source of pure energy in the marvel universe. First appeared in the movie captain america, then the avengers, it is in fact an object of fascination, and having one in your room ...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 12:32:01 PDT
Classy cylindrcal paper lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Classy-cylindrcal-paper-lamp/
Classy cylindrcal paper lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/WQCE/HWZ4T4MK/F9YWQCEHWZ4T4MK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/WQCE/HWZ4T4MK/F9YWQCEHWZ4T4MK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/WQCE/HWZ4T4MK/F9YWQCEHWZ4T4MK.SMALL.jpg rkhursheed easy to make ,elegant, classy lamp. Things you will need -Construction paper (the color you want your lamp to be,i chose black)-Tracing paper -P.V.C glue-Paper cutter-Light fixture (for the base) You can use this lamp as a small table lamp or a large floor lamp. Cut the construction paper i...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:16:40 PDT
tissue paper lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/tissue-paper-lamp-1/
tissue paper lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5VOF/HWZ4T0IJ/FLX5VOFHWZ4T0IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5VOF/HWZ4T0IJ/FLX5VOFHWZ4T0IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5VOF/HWZ4T0IJ/FLX5VOFHWZ4T0IJ.SMALL.jpg rkhursheed Martha Stewart inspired tissue paper lamps The idea so i got this great idea while going thru martha stewarts book of crafts.very easy to make dahlia like pompoms that hang from the ceiling giving the room a nice cheery effect.i decided to modify that very pompom into a lamp pom pom.link below ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 13:27:30 PDT
Stairway Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Stairway-Lighting/
Stairway Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/IKEG/HWX45RFW/F03IKEGHWX45RFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/IKEG/HWX45RFW/F03IKEGHWX45RFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/IKEG/HWX45RFW/F03IKEGHWX45RFW.SMALL.jpg jeepdude48507 Here is a project I made a few years ago when I almost fell down the steps in the dark. My home is very dark at night and I have added night lights wherever a dark area made it difficult to safely walk through. Night lights also give a warm appearance to the rooms they are in. Automatic night lights...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:44:46 PDT
rope lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/rope-lamp/
rope lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/NFSM/HWVAT12O/F29NFSMHWVAT12O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/NFSM/HWVAT12O/F29NFSMHWVAT12O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/NFSM/HWVAT12O/F29NFSMHWVAT12O.SMALL.jpg mostart This is simple tope rope lamp. Materials: rope, canvas, Wood Glue and glasa bowl. Wrap canvas over a bowl. Add Glue. Wrap canvas over a bowl, tight ends with some wire from inside or duct tape. Apply Glue.. start wrapping rope. Leave a hole for lightbulb case. Finishing.. drying.. When done w...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 23:59:37 PDT
antler candle stand http://www.instructables.com/id/antler-candle-stand/
antler candle stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/APR9/HWTBICA5/FP3APR9HWTBICA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/APR9/HWTBICA5/FP3APR9HWTBICA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/APR9/HWTBICA5/FP3APR9HWTBICA5.SMALL.jpg carve4 Steps for making a beautiful candle stand that is shaped like deer antlers mounted on a wooden shield.I designed this product for my GCSE DT project. Choosing wood for sheild you need to choose the wood that you are going to use for the shield. I recommend a light colour of wood because it contra...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:14:33 PDT
LightedDIY wedding : Crystal Manazanita (wishing) wedding tree http://www.instructables.com/id/LightedDIY-wedding-Crystal-Manazanita-wishing-wedd/
LightedDIY wedding : Crystal Manazanita (wishing) wedding tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/Q7WB/HWS3LR2G/F9XQ7WBHWS3LR2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/Q7WB/HWS3LR2G/F9XQ7WBHWS3LR2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/Q7WB/HWS3LR2G/F9XQ7WBHWS3LR2G.SMALL.jpg Betty Blaze Overview:We wanted to have a nice wedding with 125-135 guests on a $14,000 max budget, so we had to plan and do most it ourselves. I spent less than 600 total on wedding flowers and centerpieces. This is a recreation of how I made my own manzanita crystal tree Materials used Manzanita branches Ba...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:55:54 PDT
IKEA HACK: easy lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-easy-lamps/
IKEA HACK: easy lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Ikea has plenty of things that can be turned into attractive lights. I loved the industrial look of the stainless steel colander, and turning it into a lamp was a breeze with IKEA's inexpensive Hemma light socket set.At $15, this easy project can be remixed and remade in countless ways. Supplies ...
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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/
Swirly PVC Pendant Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/V9V2/HWJ9W3AX/FXVV9V2HWJ9W3AX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/V9V2/HWJ9W3AX/FXVV9V2HWJ9W3AX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/V9V2/HWJ9W3AX/FXVV9V2HWJ9W3AX.SMALL.jpg shazni Since I did my PVC Pipe bangles, ideas on other ways of using this wonderfully flexible pipe kept crowding my mind. The Pipe is so versatile! While experimenting I also found an easier way of doing these swirls, so read on :-) Materials Large thin PVC pipe about 1 foot. It's the type they use fo...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:19:11 PDT
Aquarium Light Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-Light-Starter/
Aquarium Light Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/1QTZ/HWFLO78S/FL71QTZHWFLO78S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/1QTZ/HWFLO78S/FL71QTZHWFLO78S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/1QTZ/HWFLO78S/FL71QTZHWFLO78S.SMALL.jpg voetspore My ballast for my fist tank blew a few times... Reason unknown. Cost of a new one is ridiculous... I took an old blown compact fluorescent bulb and used the internal circuit instead.... Months later and still working.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compact_fluorescent_l...1.) Simple as this: Remove the...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 10:41:50 PDT
Star Trek LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-LED-Light/
Star Trek LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2SN2/HWE9UB1Z/FE82SN2HWE9UB1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2SN2/HWE9UB1Z/FE82SN2HWE9UB1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2SN2/HWE9UB1Z/FE82SN2HWE9UB1Z.SMALL.jpg kludge77 I make a Star Trek LED light from walnut and acrylic. Add some electronics and you've got a one of a kind desk light, or night light! It's also modular so you can update it whenever it strikes your fancy! Finished with wipe on poly and acrylic shined with a spot of windex...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:20:53 PDT
MANDALATOR LIGHTBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/MANDALATOR-LIGHTBOX/
MANDALATOR LIGHTBOX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/ZSY4/HWCJK8VP/FHGZSY4HWCJK8VP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/ZSY4/HWCJK8VP/FHGZSY4HWCJK8VP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/ZSY4/HWCJK8VP/FHGZSY4HWCJK8VP.SMALL.jpg pbueno1 this is the one and only Mandaleitor, aka mandalator, I needed a new lightbox for the tattoo studio where I work so i built itThe best tool for creating mandalas!!!...........................................................................................................................................
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 06:46:06 PDT
Hand Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Light-1/
Hand Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/JO5O/HW8QRN01/FM5JO5OHW8QRN01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/JO5O/HW8QRN01/FM5JO5OHW8QRN01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/JO5O/HW8QRN01/FM5JO5OHW8QRN01.SMALL.jpg travderose I'm not exactly sure how this idea came to me but I thought it would be pretty cool to make a casting of a hand holding a lightbulb as a sort of desk lamp. So here it is! And you can do it too! I completed this project in less than a day never having done this before. It's not too tough to do, it...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 22:37:46 PDT