Instructables: exploring - workshop - led - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:00:17 PST BLOX v1.01 Infinity Mirror Clock Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Clock-Making/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 23:07:12 PST
LED Motorcycle Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Motorcycle-Headlight/
LED Motorcycle Headlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/LDY6/FOVXOVU2/FI5LDY6FOVXOVU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/LDY6/FOVXOVU2/FI5LDY6FOVXOVU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/LDY6/FOVXOVU2/FI5LDY6FOVXOVU2.SMALL.jpg CaptainSlug In order to reduce the power consumption of the lighting system of my electric vehicle, I took it upon myself to change all of the lighting to LEDs. When it came to replacing the incandescent 18 watt 310 lumen headlight bulb, none of the drop-in LED replacement bulbs looked good to me. Also none of ...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2008 09:14:35 PST
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-on-Ford-/
How to Install LED Daytime Running Lights on Ford Fusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H8BP/HX1WJF1E/FSRH8BPHX1WJF1E.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This set of xenon white 16-LED high power LED daytime running lights for the newer 2013-up Ford Fusion (aka Ford Mondeo) that gives your car a whole new look by replacing the original fog lamp bezel or the lower bumper grille cover. It's great for both models of the Ford Fusion with or without the O...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:02:48 PDT
Wooden USB-powered RGB-LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-USB-powered-RGB-LED-Lamp/
Wooden USB-powered RGB-LED lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/U67H/IJ8UTZ6Y/F8AU67HIJ8UTZ6Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/U67H/IJ8UTZ6Y/F8AU67HIJ8UTZ6Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/U67H/IJ8UTZ6Y/F8AU67HIJ8UTZ6Y.SMALL.jpg llamamake I made this lamp originally as a last minute(okay, last two days) christmas gift for my sister. I wanted a special but fast-to-build lamp and this is what i came up with with the materials i had on hand that day. This is a rebuild.I was intrigued to program a One-Button control. It allows this lamp ...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:46:30 PST
Halogen to LED work light Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Halogen-to-LED-work-light-Conversion/
Halogen to LED work light Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XT2R/HJAHZXHO/FIPXT2RHJAHZXHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XT2R/HJAHZXHO/FIPXT2RHJAHZXHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XT2R/HJAHZXHO/FIPXT2RHJAHZXHO.SMALL.jpg bobyo134 Halogen Work Lights are great, they are super bright and are nice a portable, most even come with a nice Tri-pod stand ! However if you have used one you know they are NOT perfect, first off most have two 500-watt bulbs, that's 1,000 watts total !! See Halgen lamps are in-efficient sending most of t...
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Fri, 19 Jul 2013 13:11:35 PDT
How To Install Ford Focus LED Daytime Running Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Ford-Focus-LED-Daytime-Running-Ligh/
How To Install Ford Focus LED Daytime Running Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/8LPA/I49RSA7E/FXZ8LPAI49RSA7E.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Seems like many cars nowadays are getting the OEM fit LED daytime running light treatment, where a simple installation gives the car an OEM look without having to pay the expensive factory sticker price. These OEM style LED daytime running lamps for the Ford Focus give the car a crisp, clean look an...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:58:12 PST
How to Convert BMW 3 Series Sedan Halogen Headlight Stock Angel Eyes to LED http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-BMW-3-Series-Sedan-Halogen-Headligh/
How to Convert BMW 3 Series Sedan Halogen Headlight Stock Angel Eyes to LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/L190/HVGXS8L4/FJIL190HVGXS8L4.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy If you have the basic trim of 2009-2001 BMW E90 3-Series sedan, you probably hate your stock dull and yellowish angel eyes a lot. Not only do you hate it, but you also cannot do anything about it because there is no such product available on the market to convert it to LED. Well, in this guide, w...
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Thu, 22 May 2014 12:08:03 PDT
Wood Block LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Block-LED-Clock/
Wood Block LED Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/AAB6/IIHPE1V5/FJ4AAB6IIHPE1V5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/AAB6/IIHPE1V5/FJ4AAB6IIHPE1V5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/AAB6/IIHPE1V5/FJ4AAB6IIHPE1V5.SMALL.jpg benbrandt22 In this project I took an old DIY electronic clock kit, and built a sleek "solid wood" housing for it. The LED display shines through wood veneer for a very nice effect.I was inspired to build this clock by Bob at ILikeToMakeStuff.com. After seeing his version and realizing I had the perfect clock i...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 12:40:50 PST
Install Mercedes Benz LED Illuminated Grille Emblem http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Mercedes-Benz-LED-Illuminated-Grille-Emble/
Install Mercedes Benz LED Illuminated Grille Emblem - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/T0VY/I5P7KAIV/F8GT0VYI5P7KAIV.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This guide shows you how to install the LED illuminated base for the Mercedes Benz grille emblem. This LED base works perfectly with the OEM Mercedes Benz grille emblem for a sleek, new look. All you need is a tiny bit of modification for a classy, factory look. Remove the factory Mercedes Benz...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 12:11:45 PST
DIY Wood Veneer Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Veneer-Light/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 11:55:37 PST
teddy bear lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/teddy-bear-lamp/
teddy bear lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/DCCU/IHNP45W1/FBHDCCUIHNP45W1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/DCCU/IHNP45W1/FBHDCCUIHNP45W1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/DCCU/IHNP45W1/FBHDCCUIHNP45W1.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Never grow up by keeping your teddy bear where they belong, right next to you at bed. This adorable night light is hidden inside a real stuffed teddy bear, casts plenty of light, and is operated through a switch in the paw making it the perfect bedtime buddy for children, and big kids too! I based m...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 11:31:51 PST
mains operated 25nos. led Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/mains-operated-led-Lamp/
mains operated 25nos. led Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/4SXW/GMX1W5UA/FXD4SXWGMX1W5UA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/4SXW/GMX1W5UA/FXD4SXWGMX1W5UA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/4SXW/GMX1W5UA/FXD4SXWGMX1W5UA.SMALL.jpg patrickvaz Hi This is a 25 nos Led  operated from mains of 230v supply. I bought a flourscent lamp adapter from a scrap dealer, because its easy to dismantle (a screw in the middle of the fitting) instead of cutting etc.,.the beautiful thing is, in many homes we find damaged, burnt out CFL, adapters etc., w...
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Fri, 6 May 2011 11:15:42 PDT
SpectrumLED- An INSANELY Bright 200 WATT Variable Spectrum LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/SpectrumLED-An-INSANELY-Bright-200-WATT-Variable-S/
SpectrumLED- An INSANELY Bright 200 WATT Variable Spectrum LED Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7CDK/IHLVOABC/FVJ7CDKIHLVOABC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7CDK/IHLVOABC/FVJ7CDKIHLVOABC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/7CDK/IHLVOABC/FVJ7CDKIHLVOABC.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 Dimming and changing the color spectrum of LED's? IMPOSSIBLE! Nope... Now Not!As this is my 50th Instructable, I've decided to upload a super "special edition" Instructable:How To Make Your Own INSANELY Bright 200 WATT Variable Spectrum LED Panel - For under $25! I decided to call it "SpectrumLED"I ...
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:26:02 PST
10 Watt LED Task Lamp w/ 3rd Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Watt-LED-Task-Lamp-w-3rd-Hands/
10 Watt LED Task Lamp w/ 3rd Hands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/7XDU/IHGM1RHS/FSA7XDUIHGM1RHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/7XDU/IHGM1RHS/FSA7XDUIHGM1RHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/7XDU/IHGM1RHS/FSA7XDUIHGM1RHS.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This awesome LED task lamp is super bright and features a 10 watt LED bulb. It also has several 3rd arms for soldering, or for working on small projects. It's made with walnut and aluminum and features a cool, modern look. Check out how I built it! The Base So starting out, I'm using a thick 2 in...
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:24:22 PST
Vintage Motorcycle LED Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Motorcycle-LED-Conversion/
Vintage Motorcycle LED Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PFAO/GTLTN86K/FQLPFAOGTLTN86K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PFAO/GTLTN86K/FQLPFAOGTLTN86K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PFAO/GTLTN86K/FQLPFAOGTLTN86K.SMALL.jpg hendersonn I wanted to convert my 1974 motorcycle lighting from the increasingly rare 6 volt system to an all LED system. This article focuses on the turn signals. **NOTE** Some may notice I neglected to include a resister. I had plan to place it elsewhere in the harness, but I may just integrate it into the ...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 22:24:27 PDT
Ex Machina Sound Reactive Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-LED-Wall-Inspired-by-Ex-Machina/
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:23:56 PST
How to make a Beautiful Pallet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Beautiful-Pallet-Lamp/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 19:17:57 PST
How to Do BMW OBDII Drive Cycle For Smog Check http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-BMW-OBDII-Drive-Cycle-For-Smog-Check/
How to Do BMW OBDII Drive Cycle For Smog Check - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LBJN/I49RRICF/FISLBJNI49RRICF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LBJN/I49RRICF/FISLBJNI49RRICF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LBJN/I49RRICF/FISLBJNI49RRICF.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Why do I need to do a drive cycle? If you have recently changed the battery on your BMW or done a major repair for the engine or emission system, the on board computer has mostly been reset. This makes the car not ready for a smog check. In order for your car to pass the smog check, you need to do a...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:46:15 PST
Concrete LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-LED-Lamp/
Concrete LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/IPZU/IEE2WRZP/FI9IPZUIEE2WRZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/IPZU/IEE2WRZP/FI9IPZUIEE2WRZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/IPZU/IEE2WRZP/FI9IPZUIEE2WRZP.SMALL.jpg laxap We needed a desk lamp and a DVD player stand; I had some remaining LEDs and wanted to make something stylish with concrete...So I built this concrete desk lamp featuring:- Retractable keyboard illumination- Phone charger- Pen holder- DVD drive stand- Clutter fence (more on this in the last step)If y...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 12:40:50 PDT
LED Flasher (automotive or motorcycle) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Flasher-automotive-or-motorcycle/
LED Flasher (automotive or motorcycle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/9IOJ/FTRJ72PD/FV19IOJFTRJ72PD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/9IOJ/FTRJ72PD/FV19IOJFTRJ72PD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/9IOJ/FTRJ72PD/FV19IOJFTRJ72PD.SMALL.jpg scd I replaced the incandescent turn-signal bulbs in my Kawasaki Concours motorcycle with LEDs because 1) they brighter 2) they last longer and 3) they require less current than incandescent bulbs. Because they require less current, the standard flasher unit (the little box that makes your turn sign...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2009 00:48:49 PDT
How To Install Car LED Strip Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Car-LED-Strip-Lights/
How To Install Car LED Strip Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/D7B5/I0YG3B32/FKYD7B5I0YG3B32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/D7B5/I0YG3B32/FKYD7B5I0YG3B32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/D7B5/I0YG3B32/FKYD7B5I0YG3B32.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Have you seen anyone sport a set of LED Underbody car lights? Whether or not you choose to install the single colored LED strip or the multi-colored RGB LED strip is all based on personal preference, but here is a guide to go through the installation process. The concept is straightforward as you wi...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 16:20:32 PDT
Projector Bulb Conversion To LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-A-Projector-To-An-LED-Light-Source/
Projector Bulb Conversion To LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/H6WG/H994NDD4/FR7H6WGH994NDD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/H6WG/H994NDD4/FR7H6WGH994NDD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/H6WG/H994NDD4/FR7H6WGH994NDD4.SMALL.jpg invisiblelight386 I received a Projector from a friend December of 2010. It is a Sharp D100U from 1997. It did not have the original bulb, but everything else worked fine. I did some research online to see if I could get a bulb for it and found out that it would cost me $300. I could buy a reasonable projector new fo...
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Mon, 26 Nov 2012 15:53:18 PST
LED Daytime Running Lights Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Daytime-Running-Lights-Installation/
LED Daytime Running Lights Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6018/HTS5D8U2/FEY6018HTS5D8U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6018/HTS5D8U2/FEY6018HTS5D8U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6018/HTS5D8U2/FEY6018HTS5D8U2.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy Daytime Running Lights, also known as DRL, are devices in front of a vehicle that switch on whenever a vehicle is moving forward. These LED lights are universal fit so they can fit any vehicle. LED lights create a uniform projection that that ensures maximum output and visibility, making LEDs highly...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 17:31:29 PDT
Make a CLL (Compact LED Lamp) from a dead CFL(Compact Fluorescent Lamp) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-CLL-from-a-dead-CFL/
Make a CLL (Compact LED Lamp) from a dead CFL(Compact Fluorescent Lamp) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/2SXX/FVDBZTHS/F9R2SXXFVDBZTHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/2SXX/FVDBZTHS/F9R2SXXFVDBZTHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/2SXX/FVDBZTHS/F9R2SXXFVDBZTHS.SMALL.jpg electrosam Compact Fluorescent Lamp(CFL) is becoming popular day by day because of its ease of instillation and low power requirements.They have a fairly good life of about 2 to 2.5 years depending on use. I was having 4 dead CFLs and was wondering how I can recycle them. I got an idea to make Compact LED Lamp...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2009 12:48:24 PDT
Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
Eclipse Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/M28I/ICN7G33K/F7MM28IICN7G33K.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON The Eclipse Lamp is a simple, wooden circle that hangs on a wall and fades up to a soft glow when you turn it. Light glows through a thin layer of wood veneer of the front of the disc, and semicircular holes in the back create a halo-like glow on the wall behind it.Using an LED strip, laser-cut plyw...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:39:44 PDT
Enhanced DeWalt Drill Before And After http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-DeWalt-Drill-Before-And-After/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:52:21 PDT
DIY Cheap LED TV Backlight - A Layman's Version http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-LED-TV-Backlight-A-Laymans-Version/
DIY Cheap LED TV Backlight - A Layman's Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/OAWM/ICICYCZD/FQ1OAWMICICYCZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/OAWM/ICICYCZD/FQ1OAWMICICYCZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/OAWM/ICICYCZD/FQ1OAWMICICYCZD.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hello Makers,If you are wondering what makes this DIY backlight instructable so special when there are already so many available, read on :).These days everyone has a TV , to be precise an LED, LCD or Plasma TV. So why need a TV backlight? A simple answer is to reduce strain on eyes and add a great ...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 03:29:39 PDT
Hidden Silhouette Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Silhouette-Lamp/
Hidden Silhouette Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/EWA8/IC5C5ABS/FETEWA8IC5C5ABS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/EWA8/IC5C5ABS/FETEWA8IC5C5ABS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/EWA8/IC5C5ABS/FETEWA8IC5C5ABS.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This simple wooden block has a secret: with the click of a switch it becomes a table lamp! Using plywood, wood veneer, LEDs, and some simple electronic wiring, this project comes together in about a weekend to make a fun lamp for the home or office. Design The idea for this project was pretty sim...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:10:45 PDT
Glow in the dark Batman Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-Batman-Light/
Glow in the dark Batman Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/CCE6/IC1RTUV3/FB6CCE6IC1RTUV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/CCE6/IC1RTUV3/FB6CCE6IC1RTUV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/CCE6/IC1RTUV3/FB6CCE6IC1RTUV3.SMALL.jpg FeyeCreations A few days ago I posted this Batman Light to 9gag. I got a lot of positive reactions and people asked me to do an instructable on this, so here it is. When I started on this project it wasn't clear what it was going to be yet. That is why some steps may seem weird or in the wrong order. Cutting ...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:50:29 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-LIGHT-BULB-WALL-HOOK/
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess A few months ago while looking through some of the awesome Instructables, I came across the Concrete Light Bulb Wall Hook by Whamodyne. Ever since reading that Instructable, I've been literally... "hooked".I decided to make my own version by improving upon the idea by making it as realistic as ...
By: CraigRJess

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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
Unicorn Emoji Rainbow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Unicorn-Emoji-Rainbow-Lamp/
Unicorn Emoji Rainbow Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/LQSH/IBRRTZDK/FHMLQSHIBRRTZDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/LQSH/IBRRTZDK/FHMLQSHIBRRTZDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/LQSH/IBRRTZDK/FHMLQSHIBRRTZDK.SMALL.jpg randofo The Unicorn Emoji Rainbow Lamp is a backlit unicorn wall-hanging that glows bright with rainbow magic. Of course by "rainbow magic" I am actually reffering to a controllable double-wide, super-bright, rainbow LED strip. This lamp was made in commemoration of the creation of the unicorn emoji, the Su...
By: randofo

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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:52:31 PDT
Batman http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-3/
Batman - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LRL5/IBNZZQJE/FWNLRL5IBNZZQJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LRL5/IBNZZQJE/FWNLRL5IBNZZQJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LRL5/IBNZZQJE/FWNLRL5IBNZZQJE.SMALL.jpg Wacky_WoodWorks When I did the LED Light box project I bought a couple of sets of LED's. This set has the remote and is RGB not white which means they can change colours.Cut out your image you wish to have back lit from the LED's. I used a scroll saw but depending on your image you choose you could use a jigsaw or ...
By: Wacky_WoodWorks

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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 19:26:03 PDT
Wind Turbine Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Turbine-Model-1/
Wind Turbine Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/QK8M/IAZ725V0/FHOQK8MIAZ725V0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/QK8M/IAZ725V0/FHOQK8MIAZ725V0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/QK8M/IAZ725V0/FHOQK8MIAZ725V0.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club This is a great way to understand wind turbines. It is simple, easy to make, and helps one build the confidence to build their own large scale turbine.This is a great classroom model to show transformation of energy. Wind, Mechanical, Electrical, and Light are all shown in this one easy to make mode...
By: Cats Science Club

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 12:51:53 PDT
garden pallet corner sofa http://www.instructables.com/id/garden-pallet-corner-sofa/
garden pallet corner sofa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/C60A/IAWDI58D/F08C60AIAWDI58D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/C60A/IAWDI58D/F08C60AIAWDI58D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/C60A/IAWDI58D/F08C60AIAWDI58D.SMALL.jpg AlecR1 here is my corner sofa I made for my garden I collected pallets and pallet sides from work they chuck them away so was more than happy for me to take them and up cycle them first step my first step was collecting enough pallets I then selected the better condition ones to use as the top and back ...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:05:24 PDT
Detachable 360deg "Mag-Lights" for Workshop Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Mag-Light-Workshop-Glasses/
Detachable 360deg "Mag-Lights" for Workshop Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/EJLS/IAWCL4WD/F3DEJLSIAWCL4WD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/EJLS/IAWCL4WD/F3DEJLSIAWCL4WD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/EJLS/IAWCL4WD/F3DEJLSIAWCL4WD.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude Have you ever wanted light while you are working, but wanted both your hands free? These Mag-Lights stick to the sides of your Safety Glasses - but also be added to Helmets, Ear-Defenders, Bikes, Drills, Raves, you name it. I think what's great about them is that they use the magnets in two useful w...
By: Hey Jude

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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 14:56:06 PDT
Paper cylinder lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-cylinder-lights/
Paper cylinder lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/7F3M/IATHOJSP/F3O7F3MIATHOJSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/7F3M/IATHOJSP/F3O7F3MIATHOJSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/7F3M/IATHOJSP/F3O7F3MIATHOJSP.SMALL.jpg narced133 Our railroad-style apartment has a long 45-foot hallway that never had working lights. After spending 4 years trying to convince our landlord to fix them I decided to build my own. The lights are constructed of a metal frame wrapped in a cylinder of thin lace paper with a strip of LEDs running down ...
By: narced133

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 23:43:04 PDT
LED Plank Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plank-Light/
LED Plank Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SMALL.jpg makerblog While browsing at Pinterest I found a picture of a LED Plank Light an fell immediately in love with the design. The build is actually ridiculously easy. You will need:1 LED Strip (about 1m)2 Wood Planks1 Smaller Wood Plank in the height of your LED Stripes heightsome Wood Glue Glueing First glue ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 01:02:40 PDT
Make a portable usb powered led lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-portable-usb-powered-led-lamp/
Make a portable usb powered led lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SMALL.jpg jimmystyler I'm going to show you how to build a bright and cheap portable usb led lamp that you could use while doing multi purpose jobs. It's always useful to have a spotlight for example when soldering, when working on your motorbike, or when doing your favourite diy things. This device will be powered by an...
By: jimmystyler

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:26:52 PDT
LED Lighting for Home with Dimmer: DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lighting-for-Home-with-Dimmer-DIY/
LED Lighting for Home with Dimmer: DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/F2CZ/I9FGWMWX/FCSF2CZI9FGWMWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/F2CZ/I9FGWMWX/FCSF2CZI9FGWMWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/F2CZ/I9FGWMWX/FCSF2CZI9FGWMWX.SMALL.jpg danorul9 This is a build log of LED Lighting done for my Modular Kitchen using a 12V Car LED Lighting Strip and Dimmer circuit. You could follow the same log to get idea to build similar lighting solutions for you home. Enjoy !! https://goo.gl/2Psba4Skill Level: Medium Time: 3hrs Project Cost: $10Tools Nee...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 00:19:30 PDT
LED Acrylic Glass Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Acrylic-Glass-Sign/
LED Acrylic Glass Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/VZMJ/I96W5QT0/FJAVZMJI96W5QT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/VZMJ/I96W5QT0/FJAVZMJI96W5QT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/VZMJ/I96W5QT0/FJAVZMJI96W5QT0.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I made a LED acrylic sign.You will need:For the Sign: Acrylic glassI used a 100 X 80 X 5 mm sheet Mini drill with diamond burr bits. Stencil knife Picture/print out for the stencilFor the base:Instamorph moldable plastic2 LED's with a battery holder, batteries and a switch Fo...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:48:58 PDT
Replacing h7 oem headlamps with led! http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-h7-oem-headlamps-with-led/
Replacing h7 oem headlamps with led! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/WVZC/I8VGRLT1/FNEWVZCI8VGRLT1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/WVZC/I8VGRLT1/FNEWVZCI8VGRLT1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/WVZC/I8VGRLT1/FNEWVZCI8VGRLT1.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I decided that it was time to replace the oem bulbs on a hyundai trajet since night driving became a safety issue in low lit roadways. I selected the newsun h7 led kit to upgrade the headlights. This kit is 50 watt (25watt per side) 1800 lumen at 5000k which is legal in my country. Installing the...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:23:04 PDT
Picture Frame Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Desk-Lamp/
Picture Frame Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/YKL6/I8FQZ768/F0TYKL6I8FQZ768.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/YKL6/I8FQZ768/F0TYKL6I8FQZ768.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/YKL6/I8FQZ768/F0TYKL6I8FQZ768.SMALL.jpg kludge77 If you can make a picture frame, you can make this!Mitered maple frame accented with walnut keys and LED strip lighting with remote control. Sure it's a little modern, but you can change it easily to suit your needs. Design Sit down with yourself and come up with a design you like. Argue if you m...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:14:20 PDT
Bedside Reading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Reading-Lamp/
Bedside Reading Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/D8C4/I800X7PR/FUKD8C4I800X7PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/D8C4/I800X7PR/FUKD8C4I800X7PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/D8C4/I800X7PR/FUKD8C4I800X7PR.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon HeySooooo , we went ahead and finished decorating our master bedroom ( Finally !! )And the last thing that was missing was Bedside Reading Lamps I have searched everywhere for a nice looking lamp, with good pleasant light ( yellowish ) and as usual -- cheapBut all the lamps were expensive , or bad ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 10:30:30 PDT
Speaker to Desktop Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-to-Desktop-Lamp/
Speaker to Desktop Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/Z3Y0/I7MY0KLV/FEPZ3Y0I7MY0KLV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/Z3Y0/I7MY0KLV/FEPZ3Y0I7MY0KLV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/Z3Y0/I7MY0KLV/FEPZ3Y0I7MY0KLV.SMALL.jpg awall99 I had this small Dog Speakers, but they were broken, so I converted them to a Desktop Lamp Took it appart and I tryed to get the speaker out as good as I could Wiring all and putting the dog together.I used a E27 bulbholder A 7 Euro color led lamp from ebay.1'st test, OKThe led lamp fitt...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:33:19 PDT
Makers Light, Shelf & Power Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Makers-Light-Shelf-Power-Box/
Makers Light, Shelf & Power Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/5SDJ/I7HG9AZM/FJ55SDJI7HG9AZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/5SDJ/I7HG9AZM/FJ55SDJI7HG9AZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/5SDJ/I7HG9AZM/FJ55SDJI7HG9AZM.SMALL.jpg TechKiwi Construct a work bench "Light, Shelf and Power Box" in one which is great for a Makers workshop.Ive found it invaluable for close up work on projects as it shields your eyes from direct glare and reflects light off a back wall providing you a bright area on the underlying workbench.It also sorts out...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 06:14:13 PDT
Vintage Flash Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Flash-Light-Lamp/
Vintage Flash Light Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/78FI/I7CCM8Y8/F0C78FII7CCM8Y8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/78FI/I7CCM8Y8/F0C78FII7CCM8Y8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/78FI/I7CCM8Y8/F0C78FII7CCM8Y8.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer I love hacking old, vintage flashlights, the more unusual the better. Recently I came across a couple of old flashlights in a op-shop and picked them up for a couple of bucks. As cool as they are, their not very practical, especially considering the insides are void of all necessary bits to make i...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:08:03 PDT
LED Floodlight Power Station http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Floodlight-Power-Station/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:15:47 PDT
12 Awesome Hot Glue Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Awesome-Hot-Glue-Hacks/
12 Awesome Hot Glue Hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/FLYR/I4PHKBHW/F0UFLYRI4PHKBHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/FLYR/I4PHKBHW/F0UFLYRI4PHKBHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/FLYR/I4PHKBHW/F0UFLYRI4PHKBHW.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar The hot glue gun is a really cool tool to have in any workshop. No matter whether you need instant holding power, insulation, or the properties of soft plastic, the hot glue gun is one practical tool to have at your disposal. Let's take a look at a couple of different interesting ways to use the hot...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 15:06:09 PST
Wood LED Logo Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-LED-Logo-Sign/
Wood LED Logo Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SMALL.jpg jessemckee I made this sign to go on a wall in an entryway of our building. The wood is from old pallets, a 2x4 and some scrap plywood. I've broken down several pallets over the past few weeks and there's all kinds of species of wood in there. Oak, poplar, pine and a couple others that the tannins in wood made...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:14:48 PST
BUILD A NOCTURNAL SOLAR LIGHT BULB http://www.instructables.com/id/BUILD-A-NOCTURNAL-SOLAR-LIGHT-BULB/
BUILD A NOCTURNAL SOLAR LIGHT BULB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/ZSOW/I6RSX8OI/F8YZSOWI6RSX8OI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/ZSOW/I6RSX8OI/F8YZSOWI6RSX8OI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/ZSOW/I6RSX8OI/F8YZSOWI6RSX8OI.SMALL.jpg deba168 In India, one of world’s largest, most populated countries, over 74 million rural households live without power. Children study in harmful smoke,average people spends 5% of their income on lighting fuel,people burns wood for lighting.A single kerosene wick burns an estimated 80 litres of fuel, produ...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 07:12:37 PST