Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting http://www.instructables.com Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:38:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 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 null null null null null null null null null null null null null null Crankshaft Vintage Lamp Glass Insulator Lamp Dodecahedron Light Fixture Cups of Light LED Light Tower
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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/
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:04:24 PDT
Trombone Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Trombone-Lamp/
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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/
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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/
Big Ring Light Laser Cut - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/BIXB/J3OPS9Y3/FWFBIXBJ3OPS9Y3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/BIXB/J3OPS9Y3/FWFBIXBJ3OPS9Y3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/BIXB/J3OPS9Y3/FWFBIXBJ3OPS9Y3.SMALL.jpg 150watt Big Ring Lamp on laser cut machineD: 490 mmMaterial: Plywood 3 mmLED: 170x14 mm 8W Full process Laser cut process DXF file: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2375807 Glueing process LED Prepare LED Glueing Testing Finish
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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/
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Wed, 7 Jun 2017 04:32:18 PDT
Concert Glowstick Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Concert-Glowstick-Wheel/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Sun, 28 May 2017 20:46:28 PDT
Lighting Under Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighting-Under-Desk/
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Sun, 28 May 2017 18:24:51 PDT
Refurbished Outdoor Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Outdoor-Chandelier/
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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/
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Fri, 26 May 2017 12:02:09 PDT
RETRO Wall Sconce http://www.instructables.com/id/RETRO-Wall-Sconce/
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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
Natural Wood Light Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Wood-Light-Fixture/
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Fri, 26 May 2017 02:47:44 PDT
$10 LED Shop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/10-LED-Shop-Light/
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Thu, 25 May 2017 22:01:00 PDT
Concrete and Resin Terrain Sculpture Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-and-Resin-Terrain-Sculpture-Light/
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By: The Juliart

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Thu, 25 May 2017 13:50:52 PDT
Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamps-6/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/OZJ5/J34PEPI5/FJ5OZJ5J34PEPI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/OZJ5/J34PEPI5/FJ5OZJ5J34PEPI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/OZJ5/J34PEPI5/FJ5OZJ5J34PEPI5.SMALL.jpg gquirino1 Lamps Collection null null null null null null null null Colored LED Lamp From Pallet Wood Blocks DIY Indoor Outdoor Concrete Lamp 2 Modern Bedside Lamp From Scraps DIY Color Changing Raw Wood LED Shelf Edison Lamp Made With Wood and Faux Copper Pip...
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Thu, 25 May 2017 12:45:47 PDT
"Long Earth" Stepper Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Earth-Stepper-Night-Light/
"Long Earth" Stepper Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/3CVB/J30T1E2E/FX93CVBJ30T1E2E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/3CVB/J30T1E2E/FX93CVBJ30T1E2E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/3CVB/J30T1E2E/FX93CVBJ30T1E2E.SMALL.jpg Kajnjaps Ever since I read Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter's The Long Earth, I wanted to build a stepper box. It took me a while to figure out the details. As it turns out, Willis Linsay's original stepper diagram (source) is less of a straightforward build than people want you to believe.In this Instruct...
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Thu, 25 May 2017 07:51:55 PDT
Makin' an Icosahedron Floor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Makin-a-Icosahedron-Floor-Lamp/
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By: mdskemp

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Wed, 24 May 2017 22:49:55 PDT
Decoupage Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Decoupage-Lamp/
Decoupage Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/X188/J30ST0YH/FD0X188J30ST0YH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/X188/J30ST0YH/FD0X188J30ST0YH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/X188/J30ST0YH/FD0X188J30ST0YH.SMALL.jpg ivanapesic Decoupage lamp was made of wire and wood glue and paper napkins in different colors . You need a 1 mm wire, easy to curve and make shapes and wrapping with round nose pliers.Paper napkins you have in the house or you collect them on some parties or celebrations, one or two , because you do not n...
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Tue, 23 May 2017 02:18:04 PDT
Glass Insulator Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Insulator-Lamp-1/
Glass Insulator Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/V7QC/J30F7CR0/FA6V7QCJ30F7CR0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/V7QC/J30F7CR0/FA6V7QCJ30F7CR0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/V7QC/J30F7CR0/FA6V7QCJ30F7CR0.SMALL.jpg fra It has been a while since I picked up, an aged wooden tripod from a neighbor’spile of neglected items. Some time ago I was glad to receive a glass electrical insulator as a gift from a colleague of mine and there was no much later from both events that I came up with the idea to combine those two in...
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Mon, 22 May 2017 14:10:36 PDT
Build a Mad Scientist Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Mad-Scientist-Light/
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Mon, 22 May 2017 11:51:02 PDT
Illuminated Letters "GUSTAV" http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Letters-GUSTAV/
Illuminated Letters "GUSTAV" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/ZG1W/J2UPJH8P/FHOZG1WJ2UPJH8P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/ZG1W/J2UPJH8P/FHOZG1WJ2UPJH8P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/ZG1W/J2UPJH8P/FHOZG1WJ2UPJH8P.SMALL.jpg Luegg I was assigned to build large illuminated letters for the music group I play bass in (GUSTAV). My plan was to build these in the style of the twenties, using oldfashioned lighbulbs. They needed to be lightweight and quite sturdy, so we could take them on the road to every concert we play. In true mu...
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Mon, 22 May 2017 06:06:43 PDT
Vintage Ceiling Fixture to Steampunk-esque Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Ceiling-Fixture-to-Steampunk-esque-Table-L/
Vintage Ceiling Fixture to Steampunk-esque Table Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/T3SK/J2UPIN0R/F17T3SKJ2UPIN0R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/T3SK/J2UPIN0R/F17T3SKJ2UPIN0R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/T3SK/J2UPIN0R/F17T3SKJ2UPIN0R.SMALL.jpg AmbientWares I found this old ceiling fixture at a local thrift store sitting upside down on the shelf. It immediately struck my eye as being “right side up” and just as quickly the idea came to me to refurbish it into a table lamp.This particular fixture may be few and far between, but this Instructable should...
By: AmbientWares

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Sun, 21 May 2017 14:36:42 PDT
Modern/Vintage Inclined Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/ModernVintage-Inclined-Table-Lamp/
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Sun, 21 May 2017 09:04:55 PDT
Colored LED Lamp From Pallet Wood Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Colored-LED-Lamp-From-Pallet-Wood-Blocks/
Colored LED Lamp From Pallet Wood Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F83/04MZ/J2UPH1ZS/F8304MZJ2UPH1ZS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F83/04MZ/J2UPH1ZS/F8304MZJ2UPH1ZS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F83/04MZ/J2UPH1ZS/F8304MZJ2UPH1ZS.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips This time I’ll show you how I made a colored LED floor standing lamp from pallet wood blocks. It is fully controlled with remote control and looks awesome in a low lighting. How I did it - you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up instructions bellow. For this project you will need...
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Sun, 21 May 2017 06:32:08 PDT
LED Stage Design http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Stage-Design/
LED Stage Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/KEO6/J2UPFUCG/F7EKEO6J2UPFUCG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/KEO6/J2UPFUCG/F7EKEO6J2UPFUCG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/KEO6/J2UPFUCG/F7EKEO6J2UPFUCG.SMALL.jpg Luegg I was asked to build the stage design for a production of a swiss salon-quintet. The director had some very interesting and intriguing ideas of how to convey the feeling and mood he was looking for. Over the course of half a year, we finalized the optics and dimensions of the whole stage and I start...
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Sun, 21 May 2017 05:03:25 PDT
Gooseneck Light and Magnifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Gooseneck-Light-and-Magnifier/
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Sat, 20 May 2017 22:26:15 PDT
Charging Shelf..... With LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-Shelf-With-LEDs/
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Fri, 19 May 2017 15:45:03 PDT
Mini Flaming Oil Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Flaming-Oil-Lamps/
Mini Flaming Oil Lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/BKGB/J2UPEQKS/F2LBKGBJ2UPEQKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/BKGB/J2UPEQKS/F2LBKGBJ2UPEQKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/BKGB/J2UPEQKS/F2LBKGBJ2UPEQKS.SMALL.jpg AlexZhang This is a really simple and easy project to do, it is also inexpensive to make. Materials TwineSmall bottle with corkDrill bit Threading Use a drill bit to make a hole in the cork.Thread the twine through the hole in the cork using a small stick. Oil and lighting Fill the bottle with oil....
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Fri, 19 May 2017 14:32:43 PDT
PP Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/PP-Lamp-Shade/
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Thu, 18 May 2017 07:14:43 PDT
Easy Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pipe-Lamp/
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Thu, 18 May 2017 06:08:40 PDT
Lamp: “Kaktus" http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-Kaktus/
Lamp: “Kaktus" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/U5CR/J2QFDFZW/FG8U5CRJ2QFDFZW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/U5CR/J2QFDFZW/FG8U5CRJ2QFDFZW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/U5CR/J2QFDFZW/FG8U5CRJ2QFDFZW.SMALL.jpg ywang31 A table night stand inspired by cactus.Materials:MDF Board.Red/Light Gray Spray Paint.Glue gunSuperglueSpray Paint Protector.Different Colors' Small Light bulbsElectronic Candle. Ideation The lamp "KAKTUS" mainly inspired by nature plants, the plant inspired me is cactus, I get my color inspirati...
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Wed, 17 May 2017 12:24:56 PDT
Fidget Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fidget-Light/
Fidget Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/S0PR/J2QF0BIX/FGKS0PRJ2QF0BIX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/S0PR/J2QF0BIX/FGKS0PRJ2QF0BIX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/S0PR/J2QF0BIX/FGKS0PRJ2QF0BIX.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce A Fidget light!I had this great bicycle wheel hub left over from the Softbox Light project, just kicking around the workshop......I kept picking it up to admire it and enjoy clicking the cassette hub......I wonder if a lamp bulb connector would fit... Get Your Bits Together You will NEEDAn old bi...
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Wed, 17 May 2017 05:36:48 PDT
Chicken Foot LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Foot-LED-Lamp/
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By: WarriorStudio

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Tue, 16 May 2017 15:16:43 PDT