Instructables: exploring - workshop - light - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 4 Sep 2015 16:12:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
Acrylic tea light holder (that is also a data visualization) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/2EV4/I52CGDPO/FD12EV4I52CGDPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/2EV4/I52CGDPO/FD12EV4I52CGDPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/2EV4/I52CGDPO/FD12EV4I52CGDPO.SMALL.jpg Erik Boertjes I wanted to brighten these dark days by creating something with light. So why not make an acrylic tea light holder? ‘Acrylic’ in the sense that it is made from Plexiglas®, a type of plastic that looks like glass but is much lighter (in weight) and can be cut with a laser cutter.Oh and the design is...
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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/
how to make emergency candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/2K8F/I3XU0YEB/FOM2K8FI3XU0YEB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/2K8F/I3XU0YEB/FOM2K8FI3XU0YEB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/2K8F/I3XU0YEB/FOM2K8FI3XU0YEB.SMALL.jpg sadyal If you are ever in a blackout or dont have candles this is a simple way to make candles. What you need cotton ballspoon potatobutterknife lighter or matches Cutting the potato first cut the potato in half then cut the ends of so it will be able to stand. Making a hole take the spoon and sc...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:18:44 PST
Yet another Batman lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-another-Batman-lamp/
Yet another Batman lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/4A4N/I3XU2YCS/FWB4A4NI3XU2YCS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/4A4N/I3XU2YCS/FWB4A4NI3XU2YCS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/4A4N/I3XU2YCS/FWB4A4NI3XU2YCS.SMALL.jpg dmilesson Been thinking about making fun bed light for my son, and came up with this one after I saw a similar bookshelf. But it turn out there's quite a few of these already, I discovered. But here's my version. You'll need: MDF wood board LED strip Wire 12V Connectors Adaptor Paint SwitchJigsaw Dr...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 08:19:54 PST
Icosahedron Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Icosahedron-Lamp/
Icosahedron Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/84LW/I3THA076/FDH84LWI3THA076.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/84LW/I3THA076/FDH84LWI3THA076.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/84LW/I3THA076/FDH84LWI3THA076.SMALL.jpg dustinfeider In this Instructable I will explain the process of building a Geodesic Lamp(s) using Google Sketch Up and an Epilog 120 Watt laser cutter. I start with very basic step-by-step instructions on how to render a Icosahedron using Sketch Up. If 3-d computer modeling is new to you this step will be very ...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:26:09 PDT
Beautiful Infinity Mirror (Perfect Present) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Infinity-Mirror-Perfect-Christmas-Presen/
Beautiful Infinity Mirror (Perfect Present) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/CAB6/I3PJQCF6/FIICAB6I3PJQCF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/CAB6/I3PJQCF6/FIICAB6I3PJQCF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/CAB6/I3PJQCF6/FIICAB6I3PJQCF6.SMALL.jpg toasteroven47 Here is an infinity mirror that I made as a birthday present for my girlfriend. Perfect if you are stuck for present ideas and want to tinker around a bit as it is a really simple creation. It only took me a couple of days of working for a few hours in the evening to make and i am very happy with th...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:37:52 PST
Plexiglass bender and plexiglass lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Plexiglass-bender-and-plexiglass-lamp/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:04:38 PST
Flip Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Lantern/
Flip Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift This is a very simple lantern that looks both charming and intriguing. No buttons, no cables, no wall warts; just a jar. An ordinary upturned jar just begging to be flipped the correct way up, and when it is, the whole room is lit with its mysterious cool glow, just like magic! These lanterns make e...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:21:20 PST
Light Your Drill / Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Your-Drill-Mill/
Light Your Drill / Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/009Y/IC5C529S/FZ3009YIC5C529S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/009Y/IC5C529S/FZ3009YIC5C529S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/009Y/IC5C529S/FZ3009YIC5C529S.SMALL.jpg joe.andolina Good lighting is important to doing good work. This is a simple project to help get your drill press or milling machine out of the dark. You will be installing an LED ring around your spindle. What I like about this mod is that its cheap, quick and illuminates your spindle from all sides. Parts A...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:14:38 PST
Make your Scooter/ Motorcycle Headlight Brighter by 80% http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-Scooter-Motorcycle-Headlight-Brighter-by/
Make your Scooter/ Motorcycle Headlight Brighter by 80% - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/H2XX/I3KBY9NV/FMWH2XXI3KBY9NV.SMALL.jpg bhvm I have this Lil' Scooter named Honda Activa.And like most other 2 wheelers, It has so called "Headlights" that are dim as candles.Stay with me and you'll learn how its easy to make them very bright and for not much. The culprit Most of the people might be thinking that the weak link for poor illu...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 20:48:16 PST
Star Light Tree Topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Light-Tree-Topper/
Star Light Tree Topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AC4S/I3BHLQAB/FAQAC4SI3BHLQAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AC4S/I3BHLQAB/FAQAC4SI3BHLQAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AC4S/I3BHLQAB/FAQAC4SI3BHLQAB.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell If I haven't mentioned this before, I love hardware stores. I also love making lamps. So as part of my holiday tree plan, I made the Star Light Tree Topper using only parts from my local hardware store. I'm so happy with how it turned out! (Almost as much as I love the disco gif of it turning on and...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 18:06:52 PST
Ikea Hack: City Light http://www.instructables.com/id/City-Light/
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By: B Takes a Bite

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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:38:50 PST
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Standing-Lamp-w-Shelves/
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar If you want to try you hand at making a lamp this is a really great and simple project that combines a lamp with a piece of furniture. Storage shelves are always in demand and pairing that with a lamp makes a lot of sense. This written tutorial is a companion to the video to make the whole process e...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 15:35:14 PST
Wooden Space Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Space-Lamp/
Wooden Space Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/X2IV/I31C3KMQ/FMXX2IVI31C3KMQ.SMALL.jpg Aviv Mussali It all started with a broken floor lamp that only the lighting pole was saved, so I've decided to build its surround, using wood and my passion for space. The first part of this project is creating the lamp itself, using an existing lighting pole, and the second part (which will be described in a fu...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:15:57 PST
How to make a BAT-signal http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BAT-signal/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:32:08 PST
Make A Cordless Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Cordless-Lightbox/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 03:34:10 PST
Doctor Who Time Crack in the Universe Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Time-Crack-in-the-Universe-Wall-Light/
Doctor Who Time Crack in the Universe Wall Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/MAJM/I2KSBSIE/FHXMAJMI2KSBSIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/MAJM/I2KSBSIE/FHXMAJMI2KSBSIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/MAJM/I2KSBSIE/FHXMAJMI2KSBSIE.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad If building a TARDIS is too intimidating for you, how about the next best thing, having a crack in time and space appear in your own room? This instructable will show you how to make a reasonable facsimile without unleashing the powerful forces contained within. Ok, that could only happen if you kne...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:31:44 PST