Instructables: exploring - workshop - light - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 6 May 2016 14:04:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Casting a Large, Light-Weight Telescope Mirror from Recycled Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-a-Large-Light-Weight-Telescope-Mirror-fro/
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 16:56:08 PDT
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
Halogen to LED work light Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Halogen-to-LED-work-light-Conversion/
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Fri, 19 Jul 2013 13:11:35 PDT
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/
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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
Hack Your Bic http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Bic/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:26:41 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
Improve Your Headlights! http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-Your-Headlights!/
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Sun, 10 Dec 2006 13:23:44 PST
Mini Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fireplace-1/
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 13:51:04 PDT
Make Candles at Home without Wax from Common Household Materials - Easy, Quick, Minimalist http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Candles-at-Home-without-Wax-from-Commo/
Make Candles at Home without Wax from Common Household Materials - Easy, Quick, Minimalist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/4IGK/HLSH7XOA/FPD4IGKHLSH7XOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/4IGK/HLSH7XOA/FPD4IGKHLSH7XOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/4IGK/HLSH7XOA/FPD4IGKHLSH7XOA.SMALL.jpg Adeldor How to make candles at home from scratch with lard or vegetable shortening, glass jars and yarn - without wax! Making jar candles is easy. They're low cost, odorless, long burning and perfect for emergency or blackout. With patterned jars, they cast an attractive light. The use of vegetable shorteni...
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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:34:54 PDT
Glass Bottle Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Bottle-Oil-Lamp/
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Tue, 23 Jan 2007 15:05:37 PST
Projector Bulb Conversion To LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-A-Projector-To-An-LED-Light-Source/
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Mon, 26 Nov 2012 15:53:18 PST
Remove Broken Light Bulbs Without Getting Cut or Shocked Using A Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Broken-Light-Bulbs-Without-Getting-Cut-or-S/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2009 13:31:23 PST
Bright Idea Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Idea-Light/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:51:28 PDT
Easiest Diy Black Light Out Of Any Flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-Diy-Black-Light-For-Making-Things-Glow/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:38:51 PST
Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
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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
The Castaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Beautiful-Green-Chandelier/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2009 14:19:14 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-LIGHT-BULB-WALL-HOOK/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
X-Ray Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/X-Ray-Lamp-Shade/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 05:46:32 PDT
Easy Sliding Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Sliding-Lamp/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:46:03 PDT
Paper cylinder lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-cylinder-lights/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 23:43:04 PDT
Bicycle Frame Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Frame-Lamp-1/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 15:44:55 PDT
Simple Wooden Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wooden-Lamp/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:17:05 PDT
Edison lamp in a bell jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-lamp-in-a-bell-jar/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 14:41:18 PDT
Bedside Reading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Reading-Lamp/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 10:30:30 PDT
Makers Light, Shelf & Power Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Makers-Light-Shelf-Power-Box/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 06:14:13 PDT
Concrete Light Bulb Coat Rack W/ Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Light-Bulb-Coat-Rack-W-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:15:56 PDT
FBRKN String Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/FBRKN-String-Lamp/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 07:54:09 PDT
Heavyduty Workbench / Shop Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavyduty-Workbench-Shop-Cart/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:15:35 PDT
Wood LED Logo Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-LED-Logo-Sign/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:14:48 PST
Body Heat Powered Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Body-Heat-Powered-Flashlight/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:28:19 PST
BUILD A NOCTURNAL SOLAR LIGHT BULB http://www.instructables.com/id/BUILD-A-NOCTURNAL-SOLAR-LIGHT-BULB/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 07:12:37 PST
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Snake-Trouble-Light-Lamp/
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2IY6/I6HSM07N/FF02IY6I6HSM07N.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Make your own flexible snake light. It can be wound around a pipe or bent to clamp/hook on an exposed wall stud to position and hang the light anywhere you want in the shop. Wedge it in a crack. Get some light behind the refrigerator to inspect or under the couch to find that lost screw. Coil the en...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:42:25 PST
The book of light http://www.instructables.com/id/The-book-of-light/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:44:17 PST
Fluorescent to LED conversion under $30 http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluorescent-to-LED-conversion-under-30/
Fluorescent to LED conversion under $30 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKIW/I6007YG0/FLQKKIWI6007YG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKIW/I6007YG0/FLQKKIWI6007YG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKIW/I6007YG0/FLQKKIWI6007YG0.SMALL.jpg ChrisP14 Welcome to my first 'ible. I have done a lot of projects, but this is the first time I've documented one well enough to create an 'ible. The purpose of this was to create an LED lighting fixture that was as bright as a the original fluorescent, and even more economical on power. The side benefit wou...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00:43:05 PST
Mylar Light Diffuser for Recessed Ceiling Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Mylar-Light-Diffuser-for-Recessed-Ceiling-Lights/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 23:10:12 PST
Rubber Band Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Lamp/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 23:56:53 PST
Mason Jar 6 light edison hanging lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-6-light-edison-hanging-lamp/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 10:29:57 PST
Build a star floor http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-star-floor/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:50:38 PST
Lampshade For Livingroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Lampshade-For-Livingroom/
Lampshade For Livingroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/YRRP/I55MUMY5/FHSYRRPI55MUMY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/YRRP/I55MUMY5/FHSYRRPI55MUMY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/YRRP/I55MUMY5/FHSYRRPI55MUMY5.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello EveryoneThis little instructable took place at my houseThe living room Build process #1 Drive to the nearest wood store and buy the desired size and diameter of the PlywoodCut it the size you wantMake sure the Plywood are smooth and good looking Cutting Cut the Plywood you desired siz...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 04:49:17 PST
Acrylic tea light holder (that is also a data visualization) http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-tea-light-holder-that-is-also-a-data-visua/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:20:22 PST
Plane Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Plane-Light/
Plane Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/5UJZ/I4SCYSS6/FEJ5UJZI4SCYSS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/5UJZ/I4SCYSS6/FEJ5UJZI4SCYSS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/5UJZ/I4SCYSS6/FEJ5UJZI4SCYSS6.SMALL.jpg xbremer The Plane Light is a lamp celebrating simple materials designed for small batch production. Blocks of walnut or maple are split in matched halves, with light occupying the space between them. All the parts were designed using Autodesk Inventor HSM and created on computer controlled machines in small...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 01:29:30 PST
IKEA Infinity Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Infinity-Mirror/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 00:17:31 PST
Enchanted Forest Mushroom Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Enchanted-Forest-Mushroom-Lights/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 15:50:38 PST
Decorative Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Wood-Lamp/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:42:16 PST
Mason Jar Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Pipe-Lamp/
Mason Jar Pipe Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6LDW/I3VI35WI/FB16LDWI3VI35WI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6LDW/I3VI35WI/FB16LDWI3VI35WI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6LDW/I3VI35WI/FB16LDWI3VI35WI.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a fun little project to build out of scrap pipe and an old mason jar. Another option is to buy the parts from the hardware store which should run around $50.This lamp was built from purchased ½” pipe and fittings. The fittings are generally bagged. The pipe comes with labels glued to the...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:16:16 PST
how to make emergency candles http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-emergency-candles/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:18:44 PST