Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - lighting - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:44:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 Árbol de luz (Portrait) http://www.instructables.com/id/Árbol-de-luz-Portrait/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:17:10 PDT
Eclipse Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclipse-Lamp/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:39:44 PDT
Milk Bottle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Bottle-Lamp/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 11:24:15 PDT
DIY Cheap LED TV Backlight - A Layman's Version http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-LED-TV-Backlight-A-Laymans-Version/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 03:29:39 PDT
HOW TO MAKE AUTOMATIC LED CUP http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-AUTOMATIC-LED-CUP/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:56:38 PDT
Nest - Sheet lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Nest-Sheet-lamp/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:57:26 PDT
Repurposed Ceiling Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-Ceiling-Light/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 03:54:47 PDT
Rope Fender Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Fender-Table-Lamp/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 00:41:05 PDT
Hidden Silhouette Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Silhouette-Lamp/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:10:45 PDT
Maglite lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Maglite-lamp/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 20:14:49 PDT
DIY - Concrete Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Concrete-Lamp/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 07:05:49 PDT
Built in Low Voltage Fence Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Low-Voltage-Fence-Lighting/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:56:04 PDT
Naked Bulb Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Naked-Bulb-Lamp/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:18:48 PDT
Glow in the dark Batman Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-Batman-Light/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:50:29 PDT
Copper wire ball Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-wire-ball-Lamp/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 11:50:44 PDT
How to make Clay Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Clay-Lanterns/
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Wed, 3 Aug 2011 19:22:54 PDT
Unicorn Emoji Rainbow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Unicorn-Emoji-Rainbow-Lamp/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:52:31 PDT
Faux Window Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Window-Mood-Light/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 08:32:44 PDT
Make a Bedroom Lamp From Shims http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bedroom-Lamp-From-Shims/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:18:03 PDT
LED LAB LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-LAB-LIGHT/
LED LAB LIGHT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/8IXL/IBKMKSSD/FT08IXLIBKMKSSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/8IXL/IBKMKSSD/FT08IXLIBKMKSSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/8IXL/IBKMKSSD/FT08IXLIBKMKSSD.SMALL.jpg ELECTROOPO MATERIALS and KNOWLEDGE about MATERIALS For this instructable we need:- Pvc tube- Led strip- Aluminium foil- Duct tape- A power suply- Some cable- Spray glueAnd also these basic tools:- A ruler- A cutter- Something to mark like a "Sharpie" (a cutter or an x-acto knife work better)- A hacksaw- A dri...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 06:46:39 PDT
Projector Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Projector-Lamp/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 01:25:03 PDT
12 module - Paper Sphere Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/12-module-Paper-Sphere-Lamp/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:05:25 PDT
Wine Bottle Edison Bulb Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Edison-Bulb-Lamp/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 17:33:32 PDT
A Rs100 (hardly 2$) bottle lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Rs100-hardly-2-bottle-lamp/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 16:45:38 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
DIY Bedroom Night Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bedroom-Night-Lamp/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:00:13 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
Tissue Paper Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-Paper-Night-Light/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:10:29 PDT
stacked lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/stacked-lamp/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 06:15:34 PDT
LED Plank Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plank-Light/
LED Plank Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/MXJK/IANRMQSF/F9LMXJKIANRMQSF.SMALL.jpg makerblog While browsing at Pinterest I found a picture of a LED Plank Light an fell immediately in love with the design. The build is actually ridiculously easy. You will need:1 LED Strip (about 1m)2 Wood Planks1 Smaller Wood Plank in the height of your LED Stripes heightsome Wood Glue Glueing First glue ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 01:02:40 PDT
Making a Fun Paper Lantern with the Silhouette Cutting Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Fun-Paper-Lantern-with-the-Silhouette-Cut/
Making a Fun Paper Lantern with the Silhouette Cutting Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/NUBU/IAJHHHTJ/FCBNUBUIAJHHHTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/NUBU/IAJHHHTJ/FCBNUBUIAJHHHTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/NUBU/IAJHHHTJ/FCBNUBUIAJHHHTJ.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens So here we go again with another Silhouette Instructable. What an amazing machine! This time I made a cool paper lantern, perfect for party decorations or cool accent lighting. This project uses a piece of black construction paper. A piece of vellum paper, a glue stick, some clear tape, a bamboo ske...
By: Chuck Stephens

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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 20:08:59 PDT
Android Phone Controlled Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Android-RC-Lamp/
Android Phone Controlled Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/EEP5/IAEJJC7Q/F00EEP5IAEJJC7Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/EEP5/IAEJJC7Q/F00EEP5IAEJJC7Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/EEP5/IAEJJC7Q/F00EEP5IAEJJC7Q.SMALL.jpg mso797 In this Instructable we're going to make a lamp that we can control with an android phone. Using an app, we'll be able to adjust the brightness of the lamp. How it Works The brightness of the lamp is regulated by a simple dimmer switch. The switch is rotated autonomously using a basic servo, tha...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:39:46 PDT
Bicycle Frame Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Frame-Lamp-1/
Bicycle Frame Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/5HCI/IAG0PRMG/FZ45HCIIAG0PRMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/5HCI/IAG0PRMG/FZ45HCIIAG0PRMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/5HCI/IAG0PRMG/FZ45HCIIAG0PRMG.SMALL.jpg JPBlind So...I got my hands on a broken KTM carbon fiber bicycle frame, and decided not to throw it away, and do a cool looking lamp.The frame got crushed by a truck in a warehouse, it was pretty damaged in the rear, but the front was new. Lets start the project, go to the first step :D Cuting the frame ...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 15:44:55 PDT
Make a portable usb powered led lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-portable-usb-powered-led-lamp/
Make a portable usb powered led lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/095M/IA81RPSN/FG1095MIA81RPSN.SMALL.jpg jimmystyler I'm going to show you how to build a bright and cheap portable usb led lamp that you could use while doing multi purpose jobs. It's always useful to have a spotlight for example when soldering, when working on your motorbike, or when doing your favourite diy things. This device will be powered by an...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:26:52 PDT
Instamorph LED Light Chandelier Bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-LED-Light-Chandelier-Bulbs/
Instamorph LED Light Chandelier Bulbs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/B3D8/IA2K8Y1X/F5TB3D8IA2K8Y1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/B3D8/IA2K8Y1X/F5TB3D8IA2K8Y1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/B3D8/IA2K8Y1X/F5TB3D8IA2K8Y1X.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid I am in the process of refinishing an old brass chandelier and building my own LED lights for it. When the Instamorph Build Night popped up, I had the immediate idea to create flame-shaped LED light bulb covers, as well as a traditional light bulb shape. The flames are the kind of bulbs you tend to ...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 22:52:57 PDT
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Solar-Powered-LED-Lights-to-a-Harbor-Freight-4/
Add Solar Powered LED Lights to a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/TAO7/IA0WMKL8/F4ETAO7IA0WMKL8.SMALL.jpg Tom Hargrave Last fall I added a Harbor Freight 45 Watt solar panel kit to my outside storage building. I wanted lights in the building but it was not worth the cost to run power to the building just for lights. The lights have been great at night but the two florescent bulbs that come with the kit do not provid...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 20:47:06 PDT
Cube Cardboard Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Lamp/
Cube Cardboard Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/1M1L/HDOVL2US/F3Q1M1LHDOVL2US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/1M1L/HDOVL2US/F3Q1M1LHDOVL2US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/1M1L/HDOVL2US/F3Q1M1LHDOVL2US.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 There is not much to say except that this lamp is COMPLETELY made with cardboard!  I hope I can make this instructable easy enough for all of you to try it. I needed a lot of patience to make this lamp but the results are worth it. I can't tell you enough how rewarding it is! :) Draw many littl...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 07:09:27 PST
Jelly Jar Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Jelly-Jar-Lights/
Jelly Jar Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/OU10/I9RL6BX2/F31OU10I9RL6BX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/OU10/I9RL6BX2/F31OU10I9RL6BX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/OU10/I9RL6BX2/F31OU10I9RL6BX2.SMALL.jpg bigscigeek I am working on a solar powered house, it runs on two different voltage systems. The inverter provides 110VAC to the outlets, and all of the lighting in the house is provided by a 12VDC system. I did this to increase efficiency, there are a bunch of losses each time you convert a voltage from one t...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 07:45:21 PDT
Long Lasting Beer Bottle Tiki Torches http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Lasting-Beer-Bottle-Tiki-Torches/
Long Lasting Beer Bottle Tiki Torches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4P0Y/I9NDW202/F6M4P0YI9NDW202.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4P0Y/I9NDW202/F6M4P0YI9NDW202.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/4P0Y/I9NDW202/F6M4P0YI9NDW202.SMALL.jpg Herman Beerman Man and woman alike have always been drawn to fire. This is why investing a little time and money to make long lasting tiki torches that have some character can be a great addition to anyone's back yard. It can be functional for mood lighting, a mosquito repellant, and a great conversation piece.For...
By: Herman Beerman

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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:37:15 PDT
Rhombus Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Rhombus-Lights/
Rhombus Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/3MWG/I9JRFYLR/FHZ3MWGI9JRFYLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/3MWG/I9JRFYLR/FHZ3MWGI9JRFYLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/3MWG/I9JRFYLR/FHZ3MWGI9JRFYLR.SMALL.jpg pensa Follow this simple tutorial to make your own geometric light fixtures. Gather the Necessary Materials and Tools Material: 7 lengths 1/8" Galvanized Steel Wire, Bulb (we used a 40W vintage Edison Bulb), Fabric-Covered Light CordTools: Wire Cutters, Soldering Iron, Torch, Solder, Clips, Spray Pai...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 14:52:44 PDT
Upcycled Wine Jug Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Wine-Jug-Lamp/
Upcycled Wine Jug Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/E0LJ/I9FGUEFU/FFGE0LJI9FGUEFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/E0LJ/I9FGUEFU/FFGE0LJI9FGUEFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/E0LJ/I9FGUEFU/FFGE0LJI9FGUEFU.SMALL.jpg ggaess1 Upcycling waste materials is an ecofriendly way to conserve trash for useful purposes. This Instructable is about using old wine jugs to create cheap, interesting lamps for home decoration.Materials Empty Wine Jug- we used a 4 liter bottle Build-a-Lamp Kit- the one used was manufactured by W...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 21:16:40 PDT
Lámpara de tubería estilo industrial http://www.instructables.com/id/Lámpara-de-tubería-estilo-industrial/
Lámpara de tubería estilo industrial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/KW4O/I9JR4IPJ/FDMKW4OI9JR4IPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/KW4O/I9JR4IPJ/FDMKW4OI9JR4IPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/KW4O/I9JR4IPJ/FDMKW4OI9JR4IPJ.SMALL.jpg Chica Maker ¡Hola!,Te enseño a hacer esta lámpara de tuberías estilo industrial, para darle un toque vintage a la decoración de cualquier lugar. Estos son los materiales Los materiales que vas a necesitar son:Un foco de filamentos (o de cualquier otro tipo, pero si quieres darle un toque más vintage te lo re...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 10:35:50 PDT
$78 Grow light - Full-Spectrum, 22 Watts, No Heat http://www.instructables.com/id/78-Grow-light-Full-Spectrum-22-Watts-No-Heat/
$78 Grow light - Full-Spectrum, 22 Watts, No Heat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/NXIR/I9JR8UHR/FJHNXIRI9JR8UHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/NXIR/I9JR8UHR/FJHNXIRI9JR8UHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/NXIR/I9JR8UHR/FJHNXIRI9JR8UHR.SMALL.jpg mart33n33 Growing plants indoors enables a level of precision not available outdoors. For this reason, it's well-suited to growing a wide variety of crops and making data driven decisions on yield, timeframes, energy consumption, etc. A current project involves producing food under a queen bed lofted five fe...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 21:44:35 PDT
How to Create a Glittery Metal Lamp using Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Glittery-Metal-Lamp-using-Paper/
How to Create a Glittery Metal Lamp using Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/H5GN/I9GWF1YH/F8WH5GNI9GWF1YH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/H5GN/I9GWF1YH/F8WH5GNI9GWF1YH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/H5GN/I9GWF1YH/F8WH5GNI9GWF1YH.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Allright!! Allright!! Before you think that the title of this instructable is misleading, read on. :)"Ideas don't stay in one head for long" - TarunI was browsing through behance.net and found this awesome designer's portfolio named Romy Kuhne. He has created this big size industrial style metal lam...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 10:37:41 PDT
Automate your desk lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Automate-your-desk-lamp/
Automate your desk lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/G4JA/I9FGRINJ/FNEG4JAI9FGRINJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/G4JA/I9FGRINJ/FNEG4JAI9FGRINJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/G4JA/I9FGRINJ/FNEG4JAI9FGRINJ.SMALL.jpg edwardbarnabas I automate my home desk lamp using littleBits, a rapid prototyping tool. I then remix it to allow myself to turn the light on/off by sending it a text from my phone! Find your lamp Find your lamp. You want to find one that is turned on/off using a dial. This system will only work if your dial ca...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 11:32:30 PDT
Simple Wooden Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wooden-Lamp/
Simple Wooden Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/TBFG/I99R6IIH/F88TBFGI99R6IIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/TBFG/I99R6IIH/F88TBFGI99R6IIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/TBFG/I99R6IIH/F88TBFGI99R6IIH.SMALL.jpg xpchomefix Create a wooden desk lamp with simple materials. Materials and tools needed For this lamp, you'll need some basic tools and materials, but it can vary depending on how you decide to make the lamp.Materials:2x 8.8 Steel bolts, 7mm x 60mm2x Steel nuts, 7mm4x Steel washer, 7mm2x Countersunk screws, ...
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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/
Edison lamp in a bell jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/BYHQ/I9E1D1B5/F4OBYHQI9E1D1B5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/BYHQ/I9E1D1B5/F4OBYHQI9E1D1B5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/BYHQ/I9E1D1B5/F4OBYHQI9E1D1B5.SMALL.jpg world of woodcraft I made an Edison lamp for my cousin about 3 years ago. Since then I have wanted to make one for myself and have played around with a whole heap of different variants in my mind. Recently I started to look at different computer aided design methods to help refine these designs. I am very happy with ...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 14:41:18 PDT
LED Acrylic Glass Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Acrylic-Glass-Sign/
LED Acrylic Glass Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/VZMJ/I96W5QT0/FJAVZMJI96W5QT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/VZMJ/I96W5QT0/FJAVZMJI96W5QT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/VZMJ/I96W5QT0/FJAVZMJI96W5QT0.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I made a LED acrylic sign.You will need:For the Sign: Acrylic glassI used a 100 X 80 X 5 mm sheet Mini drill with diamond burr bits. Stencil knife Picture/print out for the stencilFor the base:Instamorph moldable plastic2 LED's with a battery holder, batteries and a switch Fo...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:48:58 PDT
Networked RGB Wi-Fi Decorative Touch Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Networked-RGB-Wi-Fi-Decorative-Touch-Lights/
Networked RGB Wi-Fi Decorative Touch Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/C65V/I95GUYSB/F2ZC65VI95GUYSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/C65V/I95GUYSB/F2ZC65VI95GUYSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/C65V/I95GUYSB/F2ZC65VI95GUYSB.SMALL.jpg whyameye I wanted to give my family a simple, meaningful, beautiful way to stay connected. We are spread out across two countries, and sometimes misunderstandings between us make communication even more difficult.As holiday presents this last year I built 6 RGB Wi-FI enabled networked decorative touch lights...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 10:54:31 PDT