Instructables: exploring - lighting - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:22:54 PST BLOX v1.01 Entry Lamp with Cork Base & Mesh Sphere Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-Based-Entry-Lamp-With-Mesh-Sphere-Shade/
Entry Lamp with Cork Base & Mesh Sphere Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/4LLR/IKECQB0R/FWF4LLRIKECQB0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/4LLR/IKECQB0R/FWF4LLRIKECQB0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/4LLR/IKECQB0R/FWF4LLRIKECQB0R.SMALL.jpg Rouverius For my first instructable, I want to share a quick and simple project that I recently made as part of a birthday present for my wife. It's easy to build and can be done in just a few hours. At our home, we've been talking about how the entry and main hallway is rather dark. So, during a recent walk ...
By: Rouverius

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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 04:48:58 PST
Light Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Cage/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:09:48 PST
How To Change Fresnel Lamp Sockets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Fresnel-Lamp-Sockets/
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By: Ben Aguilar

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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:00:25 PST
Make an LED Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Light-Box/
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By: Get Hands Dirty

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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 18:44:14 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
Lightsaber Wall Lamp. http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Lightsaber-Lamp/
Lightsaber Wall Lamp. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/6N1H/IJM03H0X/FK36N1HIJM03H0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/6N1H/IJM03H0X/FK36N1HIJM03H0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/6N1H/IJM03H0X/FK36N1HIJM03H0X.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez Some of you know that the force is strong in my family, but sometimes the dark side tries to scare my young Padawan, specially in the nights when he dreams about conquers the Galaxy,but thats no problem for us.That´s why our main weapon it´s the Lightsaber but not any Lightsaber I´m Talking of my Hu...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:51:22 PST
Ikea Cupboard / Bookshelf Cove Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Cupboard-Bookshelf-Cove-Lighting/
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By: makerturker

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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:10:52 PST
Vintage Pipe Lamp with Touch Control Dimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Pipe-Lamp-With-Touch-Control-Dimmer/
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By: Nick the Beard

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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 07:35:34 PST
Sculpted by Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-by-Fire/
Sculpted by Fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/934V/IJAAA5FE/FKN934VIJAAA5FE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/934V/IJAAA5FE/FKN934VIJAAA5FE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/934V/IJAAA5FE/FKN934VIJAAA5FE.SMALL.jpg Vyger Sometimes I my quest for firewood I discover some unique trees, or parts of trees. This is a project made from one of those finds. I found this in an area that had been burned over years ago. Many of the willow trees were alive when it burned and so the wood was only partially consumed by the flames...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 07:50:18 PST
Zip tie Spiral Pendant Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Tie-Spiral-Pendant-Lamp/
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By: Tarun Upadhyaya

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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 09:51:39 PST
Wire Flower Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Flower-Lamp/
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By: watchmeflyy

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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 13:05:52 PST
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 ...
By: llamamake

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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:46:30 PST
100% Zip Tie Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Zip-Tie-Lamp-Shade/
100% Zip Tie Lamp Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/I8AY/IJ3541AN/FB1I8AYIJ3541AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/I8AY/IJ3541AN/FB1I8AYIJ3541AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/I8AY/IJ3541AN/FB1I8AYIJ3541AN.SMALL.jpg JokerDAS Zip ties!The single most important item in any person’s arsenal of stuff after that silver-sided miracle known as duct tape! Zip ties are perfect for repairs, but did you know that zip ties can do so much more? Oh yes! SO. MUCH. MORE! They can be used as a craft medium that will give a sturdy indust...
By: JokerDAS

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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 10:00:58 PST
Folding Light Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Light-Table/
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By: CohenLeadholm

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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 09:17:02 PST
Free UV Flashlight ( If You Have the LED's ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-UV-Flashlight-If-You-Have-the-LEDs-/
Free UV Flashlight ( If You Have the LED's ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/6QB3/IJ1TVYEC/FYZ6QB3IJ1TVYEC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/6QB3/IJ1TVYEC/FYZ6QB3IJ1TVYEC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/6QB3/IJ1TVYEC/FYZ6QB3IJ1TVYEC.SMALL.jpg Gunther45 This Instructable is to show you how to take apart a FREE Harbor Freight Flashlight and replace the LED's with UV LED's.FULL DISCLOSUREIf you have the LED's it is FREE! If not then it's potentially 11 Flashlights for 45¢ each.But it's all about the Build Anyway! Title , Reason, and Uses "Free UV ...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 19:38:13 PST
Industrial pendant lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Pendant-Lamp/
Industrial pendant lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/6TX9/IJ0EG7U6/FGE6TX9IJ0EG7U6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/6TX9/IJ0EG7U6/FGE6TX9IJ0EG7U6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/6TX9/IJ0EG7U6/FGE6TX9IJ0EG7U6.SMALL.jpg rg0987 So i was looking for a couple of lamps for my bedroom, i had in mind something industrial, hanging lamps would be the option. i started looking on amazon and many other sites, although most of the "industrial" lamps look really nice, they were not really industrial, either too elegant to be industri...
By: rg0987

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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 15:48:40 PST
Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Lamp-3/
Pipe Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/OARQ/IJ0C98N7/FTGOARQIJ0C98N7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/OARQ/IJ0C98N7/FTGOARQIJ0C98N7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/OARQ/IJ0C98N7/FTGOARQIJ0C98N7.SMALL.jpg OS11 This os a REALLY EASY project for you side table..Este Es Un proyecto súper sencillo para la mesita de noche... Pipes First of all you can check all the diff design of pipe lamps and you can add all types of things dependin on the size and .... Budget :)This are all 3/4 inches pipes and the redu...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 15:01:47 PST
Easy Hidden Wire Fluorescent Desk Lamp Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Hidden-Wire-Fluorescent-Desk-Lamp-Installatio/
Easy Hidden Wire Fluorescent Desk Lamp Installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/D0YS/IIYZ44TB/FC5D0YSIIYZ44TB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/D0YS/IIYZ44TB/FC5D0YSIIYZ44TB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/D0YS/IIYZ44TB/FC5D0YSIIYZ44TB.SMALL.jpg edy The TaskI bought an inexpensive fluorescent desk lamp to install above a desk. I wanted it to not show any wires and to look as clean as possible. This instructable shows how I went about doing this easily. You may find it useful if you are in the same predicament to see how I solved the problem. Pl...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 11:59:18 PST
Upcycled Shotgun Shell and Pallet Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Shotgun-Shell-and-Pallet-Wood-Lamp/
Upcycled Shotgun Shell and Pallet Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/A29V/IIYURVX3/FFGA29VIIYURVX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/A29V/IIYURVX3/FFGA29VIIYURVX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/A29V/IIYURVX3/FFGA29VIIYURVX3.SMALL.jpg choopathingy Searching through the internet for shotgun shell lamp projects, I mostly found images of lamps shaped like a shotgun shells that did not use actual shotgun shells or Christmas lights with shotgun shells placed over the bulbs. I could not find one lamp that incorporated actual shotgun shells into the...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 16:50:55 PST
Flintlock Tinder Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Flintlock-Tinder-Lighter/
Flintlock Tinder Lighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/1HIU/IIQEE14O/FWJ1HIUIIQEE14O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/1HIU/IIQEE14O/FWJ1HIUIIQEE14O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/1HIU/IIQEE14O/FWJ1HIUIIQEE14O.SMALL.jpg rog8811 As so often with my instructables this one starts with a bit of a story. As part of my job I teach survival skills and woodland craft, both of which involve fire lighting. I also run treasure hunt birthday parties that are pirate themed.I am always looking for props to use and I have a number of ite...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 08:18:42 PST
Dramatic Wine Bottle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Dramatic-Wine-Bottle-Lights/
Dramatic Wine Bottle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/OIUO/IINJFJIU/F4JOIUOIINJFJIU.SMALL.jpg TheSakariRock Happy Holidays! I hope everyone had a great Christmas and is ready for the new year. If you're a college student on break, like me, and need something to do or forgot to get your parents presents, like me again, then this is a super easy and classy gift to make. In addition, since we just celebrat...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 16:16:37 PST
RGB Projection Light http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Projection-Light/
RGB Projection Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/EQ8T/II96YK98/FSUEQ8TII96YK98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/EQ8T/II96YK98/FSUEQ8TII96YK98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/EQ8T/II96YK98/FSUEQ8TII96YK98.SMALL.jpg Andrew Sleigh This LED lamp is a simple lighting project that reuses a three colour LED light and mounts it in a tube to create a colourful projection light that looks great when pointed against a wall.Following these principles, you could take the project in many directions. For me was an opportunity to try tur...
By: Andrew Sleigh

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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:22:20 PST
Easy Elegant Slat Wood Floor lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Elegant-Slat-Wood-Floor-Lamp/
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 04:20:37 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
Dog Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Lamp/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 13:16:08 PST
DIY Recycled Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Recycled-Desk-Lamp/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:16:16 PST
Origami Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Desk-Lamp/
Origami Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/6AW1/II0K6R1X/FMZ6AW1II0K6R1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/6AW1/II0K6R1X/FMZ6AW1II0K6R1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/6AW1/II0K6R1X/FMZ6AW1II0K6R1X.SMALL.jpg LuisCastaneda To make this lamp you will need:Paper Scissors/Exacto Knife Light Socket and Cord Light Bulb Tape The Measurement of the Lamp and Paper Choice Before you begin with any measurements make sure to pick the correct thickness of paper. Paper that is too thick won't fold properly, paper that is too th...
By: LuisCastaneda

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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:15:29 PST
A recycled Mushroom Cloud LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Recycled-Mushroom-Cloud-LAMP/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:04:14 PST
$1 Recycle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Recycle-Lamp/
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By: sky04026

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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:00:17 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
POP TAB TABLE LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/POP-TAB-TABLE-LAMP/
POP TAB TABLE LAMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/J23C/II0MA36P/FPCJ23CII0MA36P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/J23C/II0MA36P/FPCJ23CII0MA36P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/J23C/II0MA36P/FPCJ23CII0MA36P.SMALL.jpg QualeashaW The average person produces 4.3 pounds of waste per day. This is such a large amount that is steadily rising each year. It is important as inhabitants of this planet that we reduce our environmental footprint by recycling and reducing waste in as many ways possible. So what is a common item in most...
By: QualeashaW

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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:57:04 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 ...
By: nlahlaf

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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:55:45 PST
Adjustable Wooden Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Wooden-Lamp/
Adjustable Wooden Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/1Q3Y/II0MAAJS/F901Q3YII0MAAJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/1Q3Y/II0MAAJS/F901Q3YII0MAAJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/1Q3Y/II0MAAJS/F901Q3YII0MAAJS.SMALL.jpg eunyounglee04 Adjustable table lamp made from scrap wood and christmas ornament. Materials You will need the following materials:Scrap plywood and wood blocks Christmas ornamentSocketCord with plugLightbulb (preferably LED) Lamp Body On a plywood, measure and draw: Nine 1" by 4" rectanglesTwo 2" by 5" rect...
By: eunyounglee04

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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:43:57 PST
VHS Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/VHS-Lamp/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:19:28 PST
$1 TRASH LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/TRASH-LAMP-1/
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By: rohanchaurasia

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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 04:49:15 PST
DIY Wood Veneer Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Veneer-Light/
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By: ShiftyTips

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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
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 ...
By: yonatan24

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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
Old-fashioned Streetlight Lampshade from Poster board and Grocery Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-fashioned-Streetlight-Lampshade-from-Poster-bo/
Old-fashioned Streetlight Lampshade from Poster board and Grocery Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/ZWWP/IHF4IUP9/FBGZWWPIHF4IUP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/ZWWP/IHF4IUP9/FBGZWWPIHF4IUP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/ZWWP/IHF4IUP9/FBGZWWPIHF4IUP9.SMALL.jpg slovesu I love old fashioned streetlights. This lampshade turns any lamp into a mini streetlamp and is surprisingly easy to make. Only costs about $2!Materials:-grocery bags (white)-2 pieces of large posterboard (black)-Popsicle sticksTools:-Scissors-Hot glue (optional)-School Glue-Box cutter or X-acto knif...
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:28:27 PST
LED Christmas Tree Topper - Restoration Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Christmas-Tree-Topper-Restoration-Hardware/
LED Christmas Tree Topper - Restoration Hardware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/P2T1/IHF4IU8Q/FG0P2T1IHF4IU8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/P2T1/IHF4IU8Q/FG0P2T1IHF4IU8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/P2T1/IHF4IU8Q/FG0P2T1IHF4IU8Q.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy So when it comes to Christmas....I pull out all the stops. I saw a like design in a retail store ($100) and wanted to see if I could make one for myself. Along the way I decided that it would look great as a tree topper or just as a wall ornament. In any case, what could be cooler than this proje...
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:22:02 PST
Make a picture lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-picture-lamp/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 06:44:55 PST
Ex Machina Sound Reactive Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-LED-Wall-Inspired-by-Ex-Machina/
Ex Machina Sound Reactive Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/43BI/IH6LYY9P/F9R43BIIH6LYY9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/43BI/IH6LYY9P/F9R43BIIH6LYY9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/43BI/IH6LYY9P/F9R43BIIH6LYY9P.SMALL.jpg Dan Chen I started making sound reactive LEDs and realized that I can create a wall piece like in Ex Machina. To test this concept, I create a small laser cut card board pattern with a piece of paper as light diffuser. I think it turn out pretty well, except it's smaller and each LED aren't individually ad...
By: Dan Chen

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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:23:56 PST
Split Cedar LED Wall Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Cedar-LED-Wall-Lamp/
Split Cedar LED Wall Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/BF9C/IH3OY1EJ/FKUBF9CIH3OY1EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/BF9C/IH3OY1EJ/FKUBF9CIH3OY1EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/BF9C/IH3OY1EJ/FKUBF9CIH3OY1EJ.SMALL.jpg 5MinuteLearn This project was one I had been itching to do for a while now. I finally completed it and received many comments on it. After getting so much positive feed back, I decided an Instructable was in order. Making the Cedar Blocks In the making of this artistic, split cedar LED wall lamp, I used:- C...
By: 5MinuteLearn

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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:33:18 PST
Decorating a small balcony w/ smart LED outdoor lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorating-a-small-balcony-w-smart-LED-outdoor-lig/
Decorating a small balcony w/ smart LED outdoor lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/EPJM/IGY22EEE/FXDEPJMIGY22EEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/EPJM/IGY22EEE/FXDEPJMIGY22EEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/EPJM/IGY22EEE/FXDEPJMIGY22EEE.SMALL.jpg EYSpace I love my balcony and have been enjoying a lot over the past year, but one thing I felt was missing is some outdoor lighting to enjoy it in the evening. So when I got the chance to try out Lightify smart LED outdoor lights, I was thrilled. Turns out they are really easy to install and you can turn t...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 17:39:14 PST
Zip Tie Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Tie-Lamp/
Zip Tie Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/OOYT/IGY3HZU3/FOXOOYTIGY3HZU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/OOYT/IGY3HZU3/FOXOOYTIGY3HZU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/OOYT/IGY3HZU3/FOXOOYTIGY3HZU3.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura This Zip Tie Lamp was a real joy and pain to create. It was a joy, because I was so pleased with the outcome, but wrestling this form as it came together proved to be physically challenging. In 2012, I got to see an art installation by the folks at Swissnex that really changed the way I looked at su...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 16:02:10 PST
Wooden Battery Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Battery-Lamp/
Wooden Battery Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/MW6P/IGV4CTDM/F8LMW6PIGV4CTDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/MW6P/IGV4CTDM/F8LMW6PIGV4CTDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/MW6P/IGV4CTDM/F8LMW6PIGV4CTDM.SMALL.jpg ZiddiK It is a battery operated wooden LED lamp that is rechargeable and rotatable to different directions. features • Rechargeable • Rotatable to different directions ( Rotation limited to front and right, then fold)• 2 Modes switching(Bright and dim) • Bright mode gives maximum lighting while dim mode...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:59:38 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/
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 12:51:10 PST
Marquee Letter Open Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Marquee-Letter-Open-Sign/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 18:44:46 PST