Instructables: exploring - lighting - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Jul 2016 23:00:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Lampara De Lava DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Lampara-De-Lava-DIY/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:11:18 PDT
12V DC LED Striplight For Camping http://www.instructables.com/id/12V-DC-LED-Striplight-for-Camping/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 08:07:50 PDT
The Ring of Light http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ring-of-Light/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:50:12 PDT
Adjustable Alluminium Lamp without Wires http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Alluminium-Lamp-Without-Wires/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:23:12 PDT
Mahogany & LED dinner table lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mahogany-LED-Dinner-Table-Lamp/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:53:47 PDT
Shed 12v Solar Lighting System http://www.instructables.com/id/Shed-12v-Solar-Lighting-System/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:57:32 PDT
Inexpensive garage lights from LED strips http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Garage-Lights-From-LED-Strips/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:19:03 PDT
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
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
Ping Pong lamp from reclaimed wood and copper tube without wires http://www.instructables.com/id/Ping-Pong-Lamp-From-Reclaimed-Wood-and-Copper-Tube/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:33:01 PDT
Illuminate a simple model pvc http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminate-a-Simple-Model-Pvc/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:07:09 PDT
The Space Lamp - Giaco Whatever Collaboration http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Space-Lamp-Giaco-Whatever-Collaboration/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:07:44 PDT
Desk Lamp made from reclaimed folding wood chair with skull http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Lamp-Made-From-Reclaimed-Folding-Wood-Chair-W/
Desk Lamp made from reclaimed folding wood chair with skull - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/SA4A/IPIIZ8K5/FF3SA4AIPIIZ8K5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/SA4A/IPIIZ8K5/FF3SA4AIPIIZ8K5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/SA4A/IPIIZ8K5/FF3SA4AIPIIZ8K5.SMALL.jpg PinoS Tutto è iniziato quando ho comprato un teschio di plastica in edicola a 1-2 euro. Mi piaceva come oggetto e costava poco. Poi vidi che con una lampadina dentro si illuminava con un certo effetto. Così decisi di farci una lampada con un braccio a cui appendere il teschio. Avevo una sedia pieghevole d...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:08:53 PDT
LED Light Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Light-Tower/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 16:49:35 PDT
Reclaimed Timber Edison Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Timber-Edison-Lamp/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:58:51 PDT
Desk Lamp, With Articulated Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Lamp-With-Articulated-Arm/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 11:33:21 PDT
Orientable Wood Led Lamp With Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Orientable-Wood-Led-Lamp-With-Clamp/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 09:26:51 PDT
Laser show from CD stepper motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Show-From-CD-Stepper-Motors/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 12:35:28 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
Rock Salt Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Salt-Lamp/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 13:52:17 PDT
Stained Glass Orrery USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Glass-Orrery-USB-Charger/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 19:55:23 PDT
How to make a custom lamp from cd spindle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Lamp-From-Cd-Spindle/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 11:58:06 PDT
How to Make a Custom Mario Bros Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Mario-Bros-Lamp/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 12:29:35 PDT
Hanging Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Lamp-1/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 07:58:25 PDT
LED Backlit Marquee Style Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Backlit-Marquee-Style-Sign/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 19:08:30 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
100W LED Torch Flash Light - Designing/3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/100W-LED-Torch-Flash-Light-Designing3D-Printing/
100W LED Torch Flash Light - Designing/3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/9B2Y/IO34EHUP/FJD9B2YIO34EHUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/9B2Y/IO34EHUP/FJD9B2YIO34EHUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/9B2Y/IO34EHUP/FJD9B2YIO34EHUP.SMALL.jpg Nickolae I first came across the concept of making a very powerful torch (or flash light to our American cousins) from a YouTuber Matt aka DIY Perks. He re-purposed a CPU heat sink and a custom aluminium frame to make an insanely powerful hand held light. With the release of Instructables' 3D Printing contes...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 06:58:56 PDT
Rustic Hanging Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Hanging-Lamp/
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Mon, 9 May 2016 06:17:29 PDT
How to make glow in the dark glass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Glow-in-the-Dark-Glass/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 06:39:59 PDT
LED Bar Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bar-Light/
LED Bar Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/NQI9/INNGN2S2/FJRNQI9INNGN2S2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/NQI9/INNGN2S2/FJRNQI9INNGN2S2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/NQI9/INNGN2S2/FJRNQI9INNGN2S2.SMALL.jpg CarlS I was looking for an LED light for my computer armoire since I was tired of finding and changing tiny halogen bulbs, and ended up building my own with some parts I had in the garage. It turned out to be very easy to make, and the cost is lower than the ones at the home stores. Parts The followin...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 18:56:24 PDT
Collapsible Light Box For Easy Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Light-Box-for-Easy-Storage/
Collapsible Light Box For Easy Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/BDH0/INM7DYI3/F6EBDH0INM7DYI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/BDH0/INM7DYI3/F6EBDH0INM7DYI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/BDH0/INM7DYI3/F6EBDH0INM7DYI3.SMALL.jpg antagonizer Recently I opened a small Mom and Pop style shop in my home town. Part of being a shop owner is advertising your products on social media in order to stay competitive. Now, it's not enough just to get your products seen, they need to be aesthetically pleasing as well, which means they need good ligh...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:34:09 PDT
Concrete Lamp - This Was a Failure http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lamp-This-Was-a-Failure/
Concrete Lamp - This Was a Failure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/B2GD/INI7T4KA/FQ9B2GDINI7T4KA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/B2GD/INI7T4KA/FQ9B2GDINI7T4KA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/B2GD/INI7T4KA/FQ9B2GDINI7T4KA.SMALL.jpg ChristophF1 Some weeks ago my wife came home from IKEA and she got me this NITTIO lamp. Quite a while I did not know where to use it until I saw some videos on Youtube of people using concrete for the base of the lamp. I wanted to give this a try. VideolinkThe first and most important thing I have learned with ...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 02:28:22 PDT
Light Fixture - Film Reel http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Fixture-Film-Reel/
Light Fixture - Film Reel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/EAIA/IN35QTYM/FYBEAIAIN35QTYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/EAIA/IN35QTYM/FYBEAIAIN35QTYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/EAIA/IN35QTYM/FYBEAIAIN35QTYM.SMALL.jpg TheCiscoKid This is a light fixture I put together for my workshop. Im was just starting to set up a small garage workshop and there was no lighting at all. I had recently found an old sign post that looked just right for the job. I also had some old film reels I thought would fit well. prepare the sign post ...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:44:30 PDT
Moving Picture Generator Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Moving-Picture-Generator-Desk-Lamp/
Moving Picture Generator Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/TS8A/IMKVSK0T/FENTS8AIMKVSK0T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/TS8A/IMKVSK0T/FENTS8AIMKVSK0T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/TS8A/IMKVSK0T/FENTS8AIMKVSK0T.SMALL.jpg johnnygtz IntroductionI was thinking about a cool way to light my room and because the 70's have long gone the next most awesome lamp after lava lamp is the Moving Picture Generator Desk Lamp.Βasically it is a desk lamp which illuminates still images that produce moving pictures. You can project any short of ...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 19:22:12 PDT
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0060 http://www.instructables.com/id/Plinth-Eastwood-Nr-0060/
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0060 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/XIG8/IMJECIP7/F71XIG8IMJECIP7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/XIG8/IMJECIP7/F71XIG8IMJECIP7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/XIG8/IMJECIP7/F71XIG8IMJECIP7.SMALL.jpg PlinthEastwood Yes! Again another Dutch designed lamp according to the keep-it-simple-and stupid (KISS) principle. The goal this time was to make it dual-positional. The plan Starters was making a sketch. As you can see the concept changed a bit during the building proces. Again I used a fine piece of the might...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 06:49:53 PDT
Outdoor Ambience Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Ambience-Lighting/
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 17:06:01 PDT
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0022 http://www.instructables.com/id/Plinth-Eastwood-Nr-0022/
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0022 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3W8V/IMAVTNGO/FMO3W8VIMAVTNGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3W8V/IMAVTNGO/FMO3W8VIMAVTNGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/3W8V/IMAVTNGO/FMO3W8VIMAVTNGO.SMALL.jpg PlinthEastwood Another Dutch designed lamp. The goal was to keep-it-simple-and stupid (KISS principle). The plan See the drawing for the exact meassurements. I used 9x18mm FSC labeled wood. The body 1. Saw three pieces 365mm long pieces of wood2. Drill 5 'powercord holes'Tip: place the piece of wood on a spa...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 08:38:56 PDT
DIY Butterfly Light Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Butterfly-Light-Decoration/
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 23:47:24 PDT
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0033 http://www.instructables.com/id/Plinth-Eastwood-Nr-0033/
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0033 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/KLKO/IM9G8H1L/F2JKLKOIM9G8H1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/KLKO/IM9G8H1L/F2JKLKOIM9G8H1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/KLKO/IM9G8H1L/F2JKLKOIM9G8H1L.SMALL.jpg PlinthEastwood This need little one can be places on it's side, it's feet or used as a hanging lamp. Again designed and build according to the keep-it-simple-and-stupid (KISS) principle. Enjoy the show folks! The stash The needed materials is as minimal as the design. A fitting, power cord, power socket plug, p...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 20:57:56 PDT
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0059 http://www.instructables.com/id/Plinth-Eastwood-Nr-0059/
Plinth Eastwood nr. 0059 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/J24B/IM5WHXD8/FMEJ24BIM5WHXD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/J24B/IM5WHXD8/FMEJ24BIM5WHXD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/J24B/IM5WHXD8/FMEJ24BIM5WHXD8.SMALL.jpg PlinthEastwood This desk-lamp is build by the keep-it-simple-and-stupid (KISS) principle. It is build quite similar as nr. 0056. The only differences are the dimensions of the wooden feet and size and angle of the lampshade. The plan First of was some doodling. The plan was to make a lamp for work at the offic...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 17:05:55 PDT
How to make a Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lamp-2/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:26:31 PDT
DIY Lamp with LED Strips and Plumbing Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lamp-With-LED-Strips-and-Plumbing-Parts/
DIY Lamp with LED Strips and Plumbing Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OP5G/IM3OGGJ1/FXEOP5GIM3OGGJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OP5G/IM3OGGJ1/FXEOP5GIM3OGGJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/OP5G/IM3OGGJ1/FXEOP5GIM3OGGJ1.SMALL.jpg jsebena This projects should take no more than an hour or two after you get the parts together depending on your experience level. The parts should be fairly commonplace in any neighborhood or big box hardware store with the exception of the LED strips. You may find the strips in a local store, but I enc...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 20:05:11 PDT
Plinth Eastwood Nr. 0050 http://www.instructables.com/id/Plinth-Eastwood-Nr-0050/
Plinth Eastwood Nr. 0050 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/ILF6/ILWLC24N/FHIILF6ILWLC24N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/ILF6/ILWLC24N/FHIILF6ILWLC24N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/ILF6/ILWLC24N/FHIILF6ILWLC24N.SMALL.jpg PlinthEastwood Nr. 0050 (here alongside nr. 0001) is a versatile lamp made out of five wooden segments. The idea was to make it according to the KISS principle. Woodworking 1. Cut twelve identical pieces of wood measuring 200x9x28mm.2. Drill 8mm holes there where the five pieces of wood are combined together t...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 10:58:32 PDT
Luxo Maginfying Lamp LED Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxo-Maginfying-Lamp-LED-Upgrade/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 11:09:25 PDT
LED Light Fixture Design and Construction http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Studio-LED-Light-Fixtures/
LED Light Fixture Design and Construction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/P06R/ILTQFGWH/FYOP06RILTQFGWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/P06R/ILTQFGWH/FYOP06RILTQFGWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/P06R/ILTQFGWH/FYOP06RILTQFGWH.SMALL.jpg 271828- Lights with high color rendering index (CRI) were needed for an art studio setting. Several lighting options were considered including: incandescent and halogen bulbs, light-emitting diode (LED) replacement bulbs, compact fluorescent lights (CFLs) and light fixtures containing built-in LEDs.Incande...
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19:00:41 PDT
Fluorescent to LED conversion: Stealth Before & After http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluorescent-to-LED-Conversion-Stealth-Before-After/
Fluorescent to LED conversion: Stealth Before & After - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/CH66/ILQTH7NB/F71CH66ILQTH7NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/CH66/ILQTH7NB/F71CH66ILQTH7NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/CH66/ILQTH7NB/F71CH66ILQTH7NB.SMALL.jpg GeeDeeKay A hack shouldn't require any thought once it's in place, it should be easy. This is a true hack, because nothing appears to change, but "under the hood" there's a big difference. With this instructable, the after appears to be the same as the before, but the result is way more energy efficient with ...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 23:34:45 PDT
Recycled material designer lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Material-Designer-Lamp/
Recycled material designer lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/PCVM/ILPI87ZI/FQ6PCVMILPI87ZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/PCVM/ILPI87ZI/FQ6PCVMILPI87ZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/PCVM/ILPI87ZI/FQ6PCVMILPI87ZI.SMALL.jpg ForeBrainPorn I won't hide it, "I love lamp!". When I see a cool lamp, I like to think about how I can make it with what I can find around my house. Then it generally turns out that I don't have everything I need and all of my Instructable endeavours cost me an arm a leg because I don't have all the tools or mate...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 05:47:48 PDT