Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Jan 2018 04:05:44 PST BLOX v1.01 Store Front Lighting With Copper Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Store-Front-Lighting-With-Copper-Pipe-Lamp/
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:25:04 PST
Remote Control LED Shop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-LED-Shop-Light/
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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 18:18:40 PST
Cypress Ceiling Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Cypress-Ceiling-Light/
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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 17:39:38 PST
Pentagon Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pentagon-Lamp-1/
Pentagon Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/I6A1/JC2Y80BA/FEII6A1JC2Y80BA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/I6A1/JC2Y80BA/FEII6A1JC2Y80BA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/I6A1/JC2Y80BA/FEII6A1JC2Y80BA.SMALL.jpg BerendBeumer Project end result Inspiration The inspiration for this project came from a lamp I saw during my visit to Freedom Lab in Amsterdam. The complex shape of the half dome and the intricacy with which all the angles matched up fascinated me. I Took a bunch of pictures and decided to build a scaled dow...
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Sun, 7 Jan 2018 21:13:30 PST
Anyone Can Make a Grand 3 Feet Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Anyone-Can-Make-a-Grand-Chandelier/
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Fri, 5 Jan 2018 11:48:42 PST
Ceiling LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceiling-LED-Light/
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Sun, 31 Dec 2017 10:39:21 PST
Clothespin Mobile Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothespin-Mobile-Lampshade-1/
Clothespin Mobile Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/V27P/JBQUHGZT/FZSV27PJBQUHGZT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/V27P/JBQUHGZT/FZSV27PJBQUHGZT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/V27P/JBQUHGZT/FZSV27PJBQUHGZT.SMALL.jpg JimNeilBerg I made this lampshade last year just for myself, not documenting the steps. But I'll do my best to recreate what went about! :-) I call it MOBILE, because you can move it around, putting any kind of light source inside. Besides different electrical solutions, I've actually used tealights! Worked ver...
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Sat, 30 Dec 2017 04:18:35 PST
How to Make Amazing Led Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Amazing-Led-Lamp/
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Thu, 28 Dec 2017 15:00:07 PST
Concrete Lamp (7) http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lamp-7/
Concrete Lamp (7) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/T92I/JBMJZ10S/F3DT92IJBMJZ10S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/T92I/JBMJZ10S/F3DT92IJBMJZ10S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/T92I/JBMJZ10S/F3DT92IJBMJZ10S.SMALL.jpg Stamatis K A concrete lamp from a measuring cup... Hi! For this one you need a plastic measuring cup, textile cable, a toggle switch an E27 plastic socket, a bulb, soldering iron and some tools. Mark and make a 30mm hole on the bottom of the cup to attach the bulb, using a soldering iron. Also make two...
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Wed, 27 Dec 2017 08:28:40 PST
DIY Auto Operated Diwali Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Auto-Operated-Diwali-Lantern/
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Sun, 24 Dec 2017 05:34:13 PST
Concrete Lamp (6) http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lamp-6/
Concrete Lamp (6) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/ID1N/JBI9MVF8/F0LID1NJBI9MVF8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/ID1N/JBI9MVF8/F0LID1NJBI9MVF8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/ID1N/JBI9MVF8/F0LID1NJBI9MVF8.SMALL.jpg Stamatis K Hi, this is a very easy concrete lamp, built from a shaker bottle... For this one I used a plastic shaker bottle. A 30mm hole was made with soldering iron at the bottom for the socket to be mounted. You need cord with switch and plug pre-installed, an E27 socket and a chair protective pad....
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Sat, 23 Dec 2017 06:19:19 PST
Concrete Lamp (5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lamp-5/
Concrete Lamp (5) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/6BWB/JBI9MRZJ/F3A6BWBJBI9MRZJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/6BWB/JBI9MRZJ/F3A6BWBJBI9MRZJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/6BWB/JBI9MRZJ/F3A6BWBJBI9MRZJ.SMALL.jpg Stamatis K Hi! This time a little sweet concrete lamp instructable. First of all find a good quality small food storage box. Use a soldering iron to make a approx. 30mm hole on the top and a 14mm hole on the side for the cord. (I use Lego bricks to find the center.) Connect lamp cord (with plug and s...
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Sat, 23 Dec 2017 01:48:36 PST
Concrete Lamp (4) http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lamp-4/
Concrete Lamp (4) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/M8RL/JBGU08B8/FVZM8RLJBGU08B8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/M8RL/JBGU08B8/FVZM8RLJBGU08B8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/M8RL/JBGU08B8/FVZM8RLJBGU08B8.SMALL.jpg Stamatis K Hi there! Another Cube concrete lamp detailed instructable. Hi there! Another instructable, a more detailed one. To make the mold for this one, you'll need five 3mm acrylic plates. 1 plate 90x90mm with a 30mm hole in the center, 2 plates 90x90mm with no holes and 2 plates 96x90mm. One of them m...
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Sat, 23 Dec 2017 01:08:24 PST
D20 Inspired Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/D20-Inspired-Chandelier/
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Wed, 20 Dec 2017 06:57:17 PST
Sheet Metal Flower Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Metal-Flower-Lamp/
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Tue, 19 Dec 2017 14:24:40 PST
Starlight - Easy Welding Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Starlight-Easy-Welding-Project/
Starlight - Easy Welding Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/WCAH/JBCJOP7N/F4PWCAHJBCJOP7N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/WCAH/JBCJOP7N/F4PWCAHJBCJOP7N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/WCAH/JBCJOP7N/F4PWCAHJBCJOP7N.SMALL.jpg Pricklysauce A super easy welding project for a first welding project or a quick gift for the mid winter celebrations......a starlight to light up those dark mid winter nights......if you live in the northern hemisphere...infact great anytime of the year. Inspiration This is a mid winter gift for my wife who ...
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 15:22:36 PST
Tiny Oak Ring Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Oak-Ring-Lamp/
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 09:38:06 PST
Concrete Lamp (3) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Concrete-Lamp/
Concrete Lamp (3) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/4TP8/JB6UBO83/F2E4TP8JB6UBO83.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/4TP8/JB6UBO83/F2E4TP8JB6UBO83.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/4TP8/JB6UBO83/F2E4TP8JB6UBO83.SMALL.jpg Stamatis K Another DIY concrete project, this time a little, cute concrete lamp. Let's go! Tools you need: Rubber to metal adhesive (I mostly use the 3M Industrial Adhesive), vinyl electrical tape, super glue, a screwdriver, a modelling knife, a reamer, a marker and a soldering iron. Parts you need...
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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:56:17 PST
Concrete Lamp (2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Table-Lamp/
Concrete Lamp (2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/LVXO/JB6U5QB2/F77LVXOJB6U5QB2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/LVXO/JB6U5QB2/F77LVXOJB6U5QB2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/LVXO/JB6U5QB2/F77LVXOJB6U5QB2.SMALL.jpg Stamatis K Another concrete lamp, one of my favorites. It will take you less than 30' to make one!Let's see how... Parts you need:A plastic food box, a complete cord (with switch and plug), an E27 socket, two socket rings and a rubber protective furniture pad. Tools you need:Rubber to metal adhesive (...
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 08:32:31 PST
LED Lighting Countertop Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lighting-Countertop-Drill/
LED Lighting Countertop Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/644Z/JB6U3DYP/FUV644ZJB6U3DYP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/644Z/JB6U3DYP/FUV644ZJB6U3DYP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/644Z/JB6U3DYP/FUV644ZJB6U3DYP.SMALL.jpg bezerra_paulopftz Working safely is crucial. Another thing that bothers me is the waste of natural resources. This is a simple design that gathers stuff that would otherwise go to waste.Faced with these two needs: security and reuse. This idea came about to reuse these materials and develop a luminaire for use on a b...
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:45:16 PST
Concrete Lamp (1) http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Easy-DIY-Concrete-Lamp/
Concrete Lamp (1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/23BZ/JBGUC6BE/FYF23BZJBGUC6BE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/23BZ/JBGUC6BE/FYF23BZJBGUC6BE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/23BZ/JBGUC6BE/FYF23BZJBGUC6BE.SMALL.jpg Stamatis K Hi! Let's see how to make one of these concrete lamps. Ok, let's start. Connect the wires to a toggle switch. Apply super glue around and on the top of the switch. That will prevent water from penetrating into the switch. Insulate everything with plenty of 3M Industrial Adhesive or rub...
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:04:31 PST
The Reading Man http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reading-Man/
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:09:41 PST
Art Deco Wood Sconce http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Deco-Wood-Sconce/
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 13:30:35 PST
DIY: Passive Circuit Controlled Christmas Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Christmas-Lighting-Tutorial/
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Sat, 2 Dec 2017 19:50:38 PST
Humanity Savings Bank (Piggy Bank) http://www.instructables.com/id/Humanity-Savings-Bank-Piggy-Bank/
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Sun, 26 Nov 2017 12:12:44 PST
Book Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Lamp-2/
Book Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/AAM3/JACTW459/FB7AAM3JACTW459.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/AAM3/JACTW459/FB7AAM3JACTW459.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/AAM3/JACTW459/FB7AAM3JACTW459.SMALL.jpg smisner Lamp made entirely out recycled books and paper. This is a basic lamp design but I encourage others to change or add to it! Many interesting outcomes can come from this material. Find Your Material What you'll be using for this particular recycled lamp is books. These can be found at libraries in...
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Sun, 26 Nov 2017 08:22:28 PST
Christmas Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Lamp/
Christmas Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/U3XA/JACTYK0N/F8JU3XAJACTYK0N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/U3XA/JACTYK0N/F8JU3XAJACTYK0N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/U3XA/JACTYK0N/F8JU3XAJACTYK0N.SMALL.jpg simplewriter A simple diy project to change your boring floor lamp into something festive! Step 1- Bore Hole in Cork Lid With a sharp tool, bore a hole into the cork lid. It needs to be big enough to fit the whole light socket into it. Decorate Glass Casing You can use any paints to decorate. I prefer oil ...
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Sat, 25 Nov 2017 13:47:31 PST
Lantern Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Lantern-Light/
Lantern Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/WWOL/JACTS4NP/FGWWWOLJACTS4NP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/WWOL/JACTS4NP/FGWWWOLJACTS4NP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/WWOL/JACTS4NP/FGWWWOLJACTS4NP.SMALL.jpg simplewriter How to make a nice lantern light! Supplies All you'll need:-$5 bird feeder from Michaels-IKEA lamp-Drill/screwdriver -Paint (I used oil paints, but acrylics would work nice too) Cut Hole in Bird Feeder Use a drill/screwdriver to drill enough holes to break open a hole a bit bigger than the lig...
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Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:04:13 PST
3D Print & Walnut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Walnut-Lamp/
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:03:45 PST
Mini Keg Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Keg-Lamp-Shade/
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 04:16:11 PST
Pipe Lights on the Ceiling! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Lights-on-the-Ceiling/
Pipe Lights on the Ceiling! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/MJAM/J9YJHFCX/F5SMJAMJ9YJHFCX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/MJAM/J9YJHFCX/F5SMJAMJ9YJHFCX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/MJAM/J9YJHFCX/F5SMJAMJ9YJHFCX.SMALL.jpg bryans workshop I love pipe lights! I needed more light above my upstair sink and I wanted something industrial and unique looking. This thing is perfect! It's the kind of thing you look at and say, "Cool, but never ever in my house!" The Pipes! *Safety Tips: Research, Power off, Test, Take care what you touch,...
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Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:54:33 PST
Battle Sax Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Battle-Sax-Light/
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:49:41 PST
JD Rocket Light http://www.instructables.com/id/JD-Rocket-Light/
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:03:04 PST
1 Dollar Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Dollar-Lamp-1/
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Sat, 11 Nov 2017 10:03:31 PST
Minimal $1 Reading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimal-1-Reading-Lamp/
Minimal $1 Reading Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ETJZ/J9JG1FVU/FXTETJZJ9JG1FVU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ETJZ/J9JG1FVU/FXTETJZJ9JG1FVU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ETJZ/J9JG1FVU/FXTETJZJ9JG1FVU.SMALL.jpg hlatham The object of this project is to construct a lamp using found or discarded materials--spending only $1 if needed. Hopefully, being resourceful in this way, we can work toward a more sustainable and environmentally friendly future. This particular lamp is made from paper, metal, and wood--featuring a...
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Mon, 6 Nov 2017 10:13:18 PST
Anchorlier (Anchor-Chandelier) http://www.instructables.com/id/Anchorlier-Anchor-Chandelier/
Anchorlier (Anchor-Chandelier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/QI6A/J9JG105O/FO7QI6AJ9JG105O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/QI6A/J9JG105O/FO7QI6AJ9JG105O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/QI6A/J9JG105O/FO7QI6AJ9JG105O.SMALL.jpg Inspectorj I was gifted a fisherman's boat anchor without a clue with what to do with it. I'm not into boating so initially I figured I would place it in the yard as a sculpture, but eventually figured out a way to make it into a chandelier (anchorlier if you may) under my deck and over a sitting area. Ancho...
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Sun, 5 Nov 2017 18:23:35 PST
PVC Pipe Light http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Pipe-Light/
PVC Pipe Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/VHII/J9EHBYXR/FMPVHIIJ9EHBYXR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/VHII/J9EHBYXR/FMPVHIIJ9EHBYXR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/VHII/J9EHBYXR/FMPVHIIJ9EHBYXR.SMALL.jpg TimPardoe I have always wanted to build an epic lamp using a large pvp pipe of over 4 inches in diameter and standing 3 feet tall, as this contest came up I sorted through my various junk and no pvc pipe! So the only pipe I had was part of tool storage on my workbench. So I took it apart and was left with 6 i...
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Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:44:04 PDT
Vintage Valve Cover Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Valve-Cover-Lamp/
Vintage Valve Cover Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/RHUE/J9EH35QO/F5ARHUEJ9EH35QO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/RHUE/J9EH35QO/F5ARHUEJ9EH35QO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/RHUE/J9EH35QO/F5ARHUEJ9EH35QO.SMALL.jpg timberridgedesigns Since making our first valve cover lamp, we've received many compliments on them.Their simplistic design, and sleek industrial look will catch the eye of anyone who sees it. And while it is simple in concept, there are more than a few tricks that you need to be aware of when it comes to making one. ...
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Wed, 25 Oct 2017 16:20:07 PDT
How to Make LED Dimmable Nightstand Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-LED-Dimmable-Nightstand-Lamp/
How to Make LED Dimmable Nightstand Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/2C89/J961ESWS/FJI2C89J961ESWS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/2C89/J961ESWS/FJI2C89J961ESWS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/2C89/J961ESWS/FJI2C89J961ESWS.SMALL.jpg Well Done Tips This time I’ll show you how I did conversion of this nightstand lamp from regular incandescent light bulb to LEDs, plus made it dimmable.How I did it - you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up instructions bellow. For this project you will need: Materials: Wires12V LED strip12V po...
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Wed, 25 Oct 2017 03:54:14 PDT
Luminária De Dodecaedro http://www.instructables.com/id/Luminária-De-Dodecaedro/
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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:22:08 PDT
Upcycled Skateboard Lamp From a Used Deck http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Skateboard-Lamp-From-a-Used-Deck/
Upcycled Skateboard Lamp From a Used Deck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/N8HQ/J8QG919V/FRAN8HQJ8QG919V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/N8HQ/J8QG919V/FRAN8HQJ8QG919V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/N8HQ/J8QG919V/FRAN8HQJ8QG919V.SMALL.jpg TinyIndustrial As I get up there in age, I no longer skateboard much. Long boarding was a means of commuting for a while...Now I look for other cool things to do with skateboards. Turning used skateboards into wall art and lamps is one of my favorites. I have seen this done a few different ways but, will describe ...
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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:06:49 PDT
Upcycle Emergency Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-Emergency-Torch/
Upcycle Emergency Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/OZVT/J8OR2NTC/F92OZVTJ8OR2NTC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/OZVT/J8OR2NTC/F92OZVTJ8OR2NTC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F92/OZVT/J8OR2NTC/F92OZVTJ8OR2NTC.SMALL.jpg shaleast The following set of instructions will allow you to successfully make an emergency torch like the one shown in the picture. The idea behind this torch is to use materials already present in your house. Materials 1. Wine bottle2. Newspaper/magazine3. Stones or colored marbles (optio...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:42:04 PDT
May the Force Be With You - Lightsaber in 5 Minutes Method http://www.instructables.com/id/May-the-Force-Be-With-You-Lightsaber-in-5-Minutes-/
May the Force Be With You - Lightsaber in 5 Minutes Method - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/WO16/J8F622DF/FWZWO16J8F622DF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/WO16/J8F622DF/FWZWO16J8F622DF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/WO16/J8F622DF/FWZWO16J8F622DF.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 In this instructable, I'll show you how I made The illuminating Lightsaber, Star Wars Sword. It only took me 5 minutes and it is made from leftovers and recycled stuff.I had an old microwave motor that I used couple of times before.Here is what a Microwave turntable motor is capable of doing.You can...
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Thu, 5 Oct 2017 14:00:44 PDT
How to Make a Diffused Light LED Out of an Clear LED DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Diffused-Light-LED-Out-of-an-Clear-L/
How to Make a Diffused Light LED Out of an Clear LED DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/V8PS/J8EQXHH6/F6GV8PSJ8EQXHH6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/V8PS/J8EQXHH6/F6GV8PSJ8EQXHH6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/V8PS/J8EQXHH6/F6GV8PSJ8EQXHH6.SMALL.jpg FoodforDude Materials and tools:drilling machinesandpapersome LEDs Finish Clamp an LED into a drilling machine. Now let the LED turn slow on sandpaper. Now check the LED and enjoy.https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClE2pnTDfDwsbUnaw...
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Thu, 5 Oct 2017 13:46:45 PDT
DIY Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Desk-Lamp/
DIY Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2LOH/J86HOOGG/FZA2LOHJ86HOOGG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2LOH/J86HOOGG/FZA2LOHJ86HOOGG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2LOH/J86HOOGG/FZA2LOHJ86HOOGG.SMALL.jpg diycreators Want to add some style to your space? I got you covered with this diy contour lamp. This lamp is made from plywood wrapped with iron-on veneer. I used led puck light, but any light can be used. It's also equipped with a toggle switch and a cool mahogany lamp base. The parts and tools used are listed...
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Sun, 1 Oct 2017 09:56:12 PDT
Strobe Lightbar to Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Strobe-Lightbar-to-Led/
Strobe Lightbar to Led - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/08WR/J86HOSSJ/FT608WRJ86HOSSJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/08WR/J86HOSSJ/FT608WRJ86HOSSJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/08WR/J86HOSSJ/FT608WRJ86HOSSJ.SMALL.jpg chart W to convert an old light bar to led with a custom flash pattern. Using Arduino , board prototyping and 3d printing anything is possible! Retrofit Led Circut Boards Into a Whelen 9000 Edge Light Bar The prices of strobe bulbs keep going up , they don't seem to last very long. And on my tow truck ...
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Sat, 30 Sep 2017 21:55:23 PDT
Swing Arm Wall Sconce http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-Arm-Wall-Sconce/
Swing Arm Wall Sconce - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ZMSP/J84QWE9J/F9FZMSPJ84QWE9J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ZMSP/J84QWE9J/F9FZMSPJ84QWE9J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ZMSP/J84QWE9J/F9FZMSPJ84QWE9J.SMALL.jpg diymontreal I guess you could say I'm truly a DIY addict. When I walk into furniture stores, all I can think to myself is not what I would like to purchase, no. Instead, all I can think about is how I could make what I see myself. And not even because I need one, but just because I can.Inevitably, the last time...
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 07:27:15 PDT
ZWave Exterior Gate Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/ZWave-Exterior-Gate-Sensor/
ZWave Exterior Gate Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/W1PF/J7UQWQJW/F8SW1PFJ7UQWQJW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/W1PF/J7UQWQJW/F8SW1PFJ7UQWQJW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/W1PF/J7UQWQJW/F8SW1PFJ7UQWQJW.SMALL.jpg weaveringrally There do not seem to be good options for an exterior zwave sensor for gates. I use the Smartthings controller and wanted to turn on my porch lights whenever my front gate is opened if it was dark outside. Here is how I built the sensor for a gate.Materials: Polycase Waterprof enclosure: https://w...
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Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:34:49 PDT
Vintage Lamp Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Lamp-Restoration/
Vintage Lamp Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/AMOS/J7MFSVBS/FRWAMOSJ7MFSVBS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/AMOS/J7MFSVBS/FRWAMOSJ7MFSVBS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/AMOS/J7MFSVBS/FRWAMOSJ7MFSVBS.SMALL.jpg Chikote Brief storyA good friend of mine had this lamp on his workshop. It was hidden among other things and I totally freak out when I saw it. Whitout hesitate it, he gave it to me. It was the original lamp from his home and he was not willing to install it again.I don't know exactly, but I believe this is...
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:40:27 PDT
Bookshelf Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Pipe-Lamp/
Bookshelf Pipe Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/VTW5/J7MFUM8S/FEZVTW5J7MFUM8S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/VTW5/J7MFUM8S/FEZVTW5J7MFUM8S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/VTW5/J7MFUM8S/FEZVTW5J7MFUM8S.SMALL.jpg Eigenvector9 Recently, I ran across a rustic kitchen idea for hanging pots and pans that used steel pipe. Then, I started thinking what else could be made for the home/office off similar concepts! Turns out, you can spend a fortune buying pipe lamps online....or you can build them for much less!!!The materials u...
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:03:28 PDT