Instructables: exploring - workshop - light - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:01:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 Liquor Bottle LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquor-Bottle-LED-Light/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 13:39:19 PDT
Pipe Chandelier Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Chandelier-Light/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 06:49:41 PDT
Sleeper Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleeper-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 07:48:47 PDT
Simple Vaguely Swedish-looking Wooden Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Vaguely-Swedish-looking-Wooden-Table-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 05:20:31 PDT
Cast Concrete Mono Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Concrete-Mono-Speaker/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:19:19 PDT
Burl Slab Night Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Burl-Slab-Night-Stand/
Burl Slab Night Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/QBQ4/IP09122V/F2VQBQ4IP09122V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/QBQ4/IP09122V/F2VQBQ4IP09122V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/QBQ4/IP09122V/F2VQBQ4IP09122V.SMALL.jpg peterman921 My guest room needed a bed side table and lamp so guests wouldn't need to get out of bed to turn off the light and have a convenient place to put a glass of water and charge their phone etc. Sourcing parts I went around the estate looking for things I could use to build said table and light stand...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 11:50:16 PDT
Rainbow Moravian Star Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Moravian-Star-Lamp/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 08:49:26 PDT
Hanging Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Lamp-1/
Hanging Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/9KC1/IOFZABVJ/F1Q9KC1IOFZABVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/9KC1/IOFZABVJ/F1Q9KC1IOFZABVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/9KC1/IOFZABVJ/F1Q9KC1IOFZABVJ.SMALL.jpg Nathan_A This suspended lamp system consists of 4 cables connected to a wooden centerpiece. Four bulbs on lantern cables are threaded through holes in the wooden centerpiece.This design is perfect for defining a space while also keeping the area airy. Building the Base Supplies: Shopbot (or band saw + dri...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 07:58:25 PDT
Durable Flashlight With Wooden Accent http://www.instructables.com/id/Durable-Flashlight-With-Wooden-Accent/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 20:40:41 PDT
Lamps from Large Valves http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamps-From-Large-Valves/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 19:10:52 PDT
LED Pineapple Gypsy Sign and Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pineapple-Gypsy-Sign-and-Stand/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 14:23:47 PDT
Solar Panel Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Panel-Lighting/
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Sat, 7 May 2016 01:04:58 PDT
Light Triggered Auto Reset Button Pusher for Boiler http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Triggered-Auto-Reset-Button-Pusher-for-Boile/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:22:07 PDT
Collapsible Light Box For Easy Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Light-Box-for-Easy-Storage/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:34:09 PDT
Light Fixture - Film Reel http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Fixture-Film-Reel/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:44:30 PDT
Standee Lamp made of Acrylic http://www.instructables.com/id/Standee-Lamp-Made-of-Acrylic/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 13:45:52 PDT
Light-Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Chest/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 09:10:50 PDT
LED Light Fixture Design and Construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Studio-LED-Light-Fixtures/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19:00:41 PDT
Dodecahedron Light Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Dodecahedron-Light-Fixture/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:33:50 PST
Lamp-holder for Fluorescent Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-holder-for-Fluorescent-Lights/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 02:31:55 PST
Zebra Ply Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Zebra-Ply-Lamp/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 09:05:40 PST
Logo Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Logo-Light-Box/
Logo Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/L398/IKMVCZO7/FFTL398IKMVCZO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/L398/IKMVCZO7/FFTL398IKMVCZO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/L398/IKMVCZO7/FFTL398IKMVCZO7.SMALL.jpg Get Hands Dirty Making a good presentation of your work and creating a good branding is one of the most important things you can do to improve success of your good quality work.Whether you are making videos on YouTube or opening a restaurant or design products shop, a logo light box is a really nice way to communic...
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 05:06:37 PST
LED Heart Light Bulb Lamp for Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-Light-Bulb-Lamp-for-Valentines-Day/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:32:48 PST
Make an LED Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Light-Box/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 18:44:14 PST
Plywood Hexagon Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Hexagon-Lamp/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 05:20:38 PST
Pallet CUP Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-CUP-Lamp/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 05:49:15 PST
Light Bulb Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Oil-Lamp/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 05:37:37 PST
Cardboard Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Lampshade-1/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 03:27:38 PST
3D Head Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Head-Lamp/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 10:54:09 PST
Han Solo in Carbonightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Han-Solo-in-Carbonightlight/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 05:11:28 PST
Folding Light Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Light-Table/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 09:17:02 PST
Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Lamp-3/
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 15:01:47 PST
Puzzle Tea Light Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Tea-Light-Holder/
Puzzle Tea Light Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OBYK/II7RFYU2/FXEOBYKII7RFYU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OBYK/II7RFYU2/FXEOBYKII7RFYU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OBYK/II7RFYU2/FXEOBYKII7RFYU2.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift I recently built myself a CNC router and have been working like crazy over the past two months to produce Christmas gifts for all the family. I decided a tea light holder would be a nice simple weekend project as well as a good utilisation of some of the hardwood offcuts I bought in a mixed selectio...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:53:38 PST
Lamp for a USB LED light bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-for-a-USB-LED-Light-Bulb/
Lamp for a USB LED light bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/2MDD/IK7BZLOH/F8T2MDDIK7BZLOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/2MDD/IK7BZLOH/F8T2MDDIK7BZLOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/2MDD/IK7BZLOH/F8T2MDDIK7BZLOH.SMALL.jpg wardenjtkj About a year ago I purchased a USB LED light bulb on Amazon. The light is handy, it can be powered from my PC USB port or from a power bank, but the light was a bit harsh on the eyes. What I wanted was a nice table lamp so I could use it on my desk or to have for a power outage. I discovered that...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 07:41:11 PST
Plastic Lid and Straw Fractal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Lid-and-Straw-Fractal-Lamp/
Plastic Lid and Straw Fractal Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/7SFL/II0OG0G6/FYD7SFLII0OG0G6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/7SFL/II0OG0G6/FYD7SFLII0OG0G6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/7SFL/II0OG0G6/FYD7SFLII0OG0G6.SMALL.jpg Soren Ferguson Using common materials like straws and plastic lids I've developed a modular system for lamps in any range of size and shape. The basis of the lamp is a simple cut plastic lid with straw supports. A column is built to house christmas lights and from there the design is up to the builder. I've suppli...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:59:39 PST
Boba Straw Polyhedron Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Boba-Straw-Polyhedron-Lamp/
Boba Straw Polyhedron Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/F9Z0/II4UDYVS/FJCF9Z0II4UDYVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/F9Z0/II4UDYVS/FJCF9Z0II4UDYVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/F9Z0/II4UDYVS/FJCF9Z0II4UDYVS.SMALL.jpg nlahlaf For this project, I was challenged to make a lamp using $1 or less. This colorful polyhedron table lamp is made entirely from other people's "garbage," and the materials cost me absolutely nothing! It is fun and functional, and can rest on any of its faces. The lamp is decorative, easy to make, and ...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:55:45 PST
DIY Wood Veneer Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Veneer-Light/
DIY Wood Veneer Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/QF8I/IL5J6UZA/FTZQF8IIL5J6UZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/QF8I/IL5J6UZA/FTZQF8IIL5J6UZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/QF8I/IL5J6UZA/FTZQF8IIL5J6UZA.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips I really love to work with wood but I don't have a workshop to make bigger woodworking projects yet :)I saw a very good idea in a Youtube video with wood veneer so I bought some and started to figure out the project.That was a little bit complicated to work with veneer for the first time but after s...
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 11:55:37 PST
Evil Dead Scary LED Lamp Build with Gearbox Designs http://www.instructables.com/id/Evil-Dead-Scary-LED-Lamp-Build-With-Gearbox-Design/
Evil Dead Scary LED Lamp Build with Gearbox Designs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/WXIV/IHZ8Y8Q0/FLWWXIVIHZ8Y8Q0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/WXIV/IHZ8Y8Q0/FLWWXIVIHZ8Y8Q0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/WXIV/IHZ8Y8Q0/FLWWXIVIHZ8Y8Q0.SMALL.jpg gearboxdesigns In this Instructable, I will show you how I made this rad LED lightbox featuring my favorite character from my favorite movie: Henrietta from Evil Dead 2. If you are on a mobile device and would like to see the video, here's an alternate link.Its a pretty straight forward build. The tools I used are...
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 07:17:26 PST
Laser-Cut Paper Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Paper-Lantern/
Laser-Cut Paper Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/00J0/IHNTJUBK/FOE00J0IHNTJUBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/00J0/IHNTJUBK/FOE00J0IHNTJUBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/00J0/IHNTJUBK/FOE00J0IHNTJUBK.SMALL.jpg tatiang Summary: This will take you through the steps required to create a laser-cut paper lantern that can house an LED tea light.Note: This Instructable is based on Making a Laser Cut Zen Lantern.Materials: cardboard (ideally, cut to 24" x 18") or wood (e.g. 1/8" baltic birch; ideally, cut to 24" x 18"), ...
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 10:06:41 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
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
LEDsGrow http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDsGrow/
LEDsGrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/N6LT/IHGM3ZVY/FKLN6LTIHGM3ZVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/N6LT/IHGM3ZVY/FKLN6LTIHGM3ZVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/N6LT/IHGM3ZVY/FKLN6LTIHGM3ZVY.SMALL.jpg ThinkTinker MY FIRST PUBLISHED PROJECT. Every constructive comment, good or bad, is appreciated. Here is my example of a basic GROW PANEL with LED strips. Feel free to modify the details as you go along. (Bigger, more LED's, ...)The LED strips are sold in 5m rolls for €10 or less.Power supply can be bought for ...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:12:36 PST
Make a picture lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-picture-lamp/
Make a picture lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/CNY0/IH9GY3EZ/F16CNY0IH9GY3EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/CNY0/IH9GY3EZ/F16CNY0IH9GY3EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/CNY0/IH9GY3EZ/F16CNY0IH9GY3EZ.SMALL.jpg Amaries I made this lamp of pictures from the beautiful books of Richard Scarry. My children loves his books. My idea is to make a lamp that grows with my children. When they are little a lamp with pictures of Richard Scarry, then after a while the same lamp but with airplanes. When they become teens the ai...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 06:44:55 PST
PVC Light/Lamp - Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-LightLamp-Shade/
PVC Light/Lamp - Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/OK4P/IGTR08AB/F64OK4PIGTR08AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/OK4P/IGTR08AB/F64OK4PIGTR08AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/OK4P/IGTR08AB/F64OK4PIGTR08AB.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I demonstrate a way to make a PVC Lamp shade.For this project, you will need a few PVC pipes, PVC pipe cutter and a hot glue gun.You will also need an inflatable ball.If you are Interested in the video version of this Instructable and the embedded video does not appear on your ...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 11:57:13 PST
E A S Y Stapler Sparkleball http://www.instructables.com/id/E-A-S-Y-Stapler-Sparkleball/
E A S Y Stapler Sparkleball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/T9XK/II7F19WD/FFXT9XKII7F19WD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/T9XK/II7F19WD/FFXT9XKII7F19WD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/T9XK/II7F19WD/FFXT9XKII7F19WD.SMALL.jpg sparkleball_lady By far, the easiest, fastest way to make this beloved decoration is with a plier stapler, which you can get at a hardware store or from Amazon (of course!) Gather Your Supplies First you'll need the right cup for the basic 50-cup sparkleball. It's 9 oz, soft plastic, and squatty, with a mouth ...
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 12:51:10 PST
How to make a Beautiful Pallet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Beautiful-Pallet-Lamp/
How to make a Beautiful Pallet Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/CLAY/IGMLULEN/F0ACLAYIGMLULEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/CLAY/IGMLULEN/F0ACLAYIGMLULEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/CLAY/IGMLULEN/F0ACLAYIGMLULEN.SMALL.jpg DIY Andrea Make this awesome lamp with free pallet wood!Subscribe to my YT channel for more projects!Cheers! Material needed - one pallet (make sure the wood was not chemically treated)- one T8 Led tube - some wire- few feet of cable- 4 eye screws- 5 minute epoxy (small amount)- clear acrylic sheet approx. ...
By: DIY Andrea

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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 19:17:57 PST
Mini Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fireplace-1/
Mini Fireplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/3O7D/IGIBNEDI/FT53O7DIGIBNEDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/3O7D/IGIBNEDI/FT53O7DIGIBNEDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/3O7D/IGIBNEDI/FT53O7DIGIBNEDI.SMALL.jpg Bebo1021 I decided I was going to make this one day, then I thought hey, why don't I make an instructable for it? So here it is!P.S this is my first instructable. Please comment if you make it! Also please Comment if I should post an instructable for an awesome battle hammer that I made! Materials/Tools ...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 13:51:04 PDT
Concrete lamp DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-lamp-DIY-1/
Concrete lamp DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/4APF/IG8777HC/F8O4APFIG8777HC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/4APF/IG8777HC/F8O4APFIG8777HC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/4APF/IG8777HC/F8O4APFIG8777HC.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is a guide to make a easy and cheap concrete lamp. Parts & tools Here are the parts and tools you need to build this. You will also need something to hold the lamp socket in place while the concrete is drying, like for example BBQ sticks or thread.Parts Concrete.Water.Lamp socket.ON/OFF swit...
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 13:57:24 PDT
Make A 120 LED Work light http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-120-LED-Work-light/
Make A 120 LED Work light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/9Z5F/IG413Y25/F289Z5FIG413Y25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/9Z5F/IG413Y25/F289Z5FIG413Y25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/9Z5F/IG413Y25/F289Z5FIG413Y25.SMALL.jpg grandpasgarage Nobody likes using halogen work lights. They consume too much power and get so hot that every time you move them you scald your hand. Although LED work lights are readily available at almost all of the big-box home improvement stores, they're just too plain expensive. So in an effort to save money (...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:21:02 PDT
Wall Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Pocket/
Wall Pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/1KUO/IFVEE9A9/FA11KUOIFVEE9A9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/1KUO/IFVEE9A9/FA11KUOIFVEE9A9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/1KUO/IFVEE9A9/FA11KUOIFVEE9A9.SMALL.jpg inventy Is it a shelf, is it a book case, is it a shelfie? Nooo: it’s a Wall Pocket.It’s a shelf with a new function and that is to store not only a couple of books but also stuff that would normally fall of like hats and gloves. A cat would fit ;-) but also magazines and plants, this structure is very fir...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 01:38:32 PDT