Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - lighting http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:43:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 "Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/E5EU/HXWN7TCU/F6ZE5EUHXWN7TCU.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club Great way to light up the path to your door, back yard, party, or special occasion. These bulb lights are quick and easy to make and can be hung up or set on a table, walkway, road, etc. We used a couple different color LEDs to see the affect of them. Ally Cat liked the green and Kitty Cat loved the...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
Wood Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Carving/
Wood Carving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YRZH/HXHR70XL/F0LYRZHHXHR70XL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YRZH/HXHR70XL/F0LYRZHHXHR70XL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YRZH/HXHR70XL/F0LYRZHHXHR70XL.SMALL.jpg vsauce2thextreme In this tutorial I will show you how to make an awesome wood carving tool!!! With a magnifying glass Wood! You can use a wood cutter saw or knife to cut the wood! They should be in thick wood slabs. Magnify!!!! Now take your magnificent glass and get the angle that will burn! Patience!!! N...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:01:13 PDT
DIY Negatoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Negatoscope/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:13:40 PDT
Homemade Lightbulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Lightbulb/
Homemade Lightbulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RRXW/HXDPEK76/FBNRRXWHXDPEK76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RRXW/HXDPEK76/FBNRRXWHXDPEK76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RRXW/HXDPEK76/FBNRRXWHXDPEK76.SMALL.jpg Mr.Fishers3 Ever looked at a lightbulb and thought that doesn't look too complicated, I bet I could make one? With this Instructable you can!This lightbulb is made entirely out of simple, mostly household materials requiring very little in special equipment. The basic construction includes a glass jar filled wi...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 10:27:45 PDT
create a versatile motion light sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/create-a-versatile-motion-light-sensor/
create a versatile motion light sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VE7G/HX7P3LZA/FQYVE7GHX7P3LZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VE7G/HX7P3LZA/FQYVE7GHX7P3LZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VE7G/HX7P3LZA/FQYVE7GHX7P3LZA.SMALL.jpg jef023 I bought this screw on motion detector but it was too long and the light bulb ended up outside. also the frosted glass of the fixture blocked the sensor. so i decided to modify it so the sensor can be outside. this is my first instructable and it was actually harder than i tought to document every s...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 14:03:10 PDT
The Tesseract-from The Avengers http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tesseract-from-The-Avengers/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 12:32:01 PDT
Classy cylindrcal paper lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Classy-cylindrcal-paper-lamp/
Classy cylindrcal paper lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/WQCE/HWZ4T4MK/F9YWQCEHWZ4T4MK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/WQCE/HWZ4T4MK/F9YWQCEHWZ4T4MK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/WQCE/HWZ4T4MK/F9YWQCEHWZ4T4MK.SMALL.jpg rkhursheed easy to make ,elegant, classy lamp. Things you will need -Construction paper (the color you want your lamp to be,i chose black)-Tracing paper -P.V.C glue-Paper cutter-Light fixture (for the base) You can use this lamp as a small table lamp or a large floor lamp. Cut the construction paper i...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:16:40 PDT
tissue paper lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/tissue-paper-lamp-1/
tissue paper lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5VOF/HWZ4T0IJ/FLX5VOFHWZ4T0IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5VOF/HWZ4T0IJ/FLX5VOFHWZ4T0IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5VOF/HWZ4T0IJ/FLX5VOFHWZ4T0IJ.SMALL.jpg rkhursheed Martha Stewart inspired tissue paper lamps The idea so i got this great idea while going thru martha stewarts book of crafts.very easy to make dahlia like pompoms that hang from the ceiling giving the room a nice cheery effect.i decided to modify that very pompom into a lamp pom pom.link below ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 13:27:30 PDT
Stairway Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Stairway-Lighting/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:44:46 PDT
rope lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/rope-lamp/
rope lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/NFSM/HWVAT12O/F29NFSMHWVAT12O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/NFSM/HWVAT12O/F29NFSMHWVAT12O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/NFSM/HWVAT12O/F29NFSMHWVAT12O.SMALL.jpg mostart This is simple tope rope lamp. Materials: rope, canvas, Wood Glue and glasa bowl. Wrap canvas over a bowl. Add Glue. Wrap canvas over a bowl, tight ends with some wire from inside or duct tape. Apply Glue.. start wrapping rope. Leave a hole for lightbulb case. Finishing.. drying.. When done w...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 23:59:37 PDT
antler candle stand http://www.instructables.com/id/antler-candle-stand/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:14:33 PDT
LightedDIY wedding : Crystal Manazanita (wishing) wedding tree http://www.instructables.com/id/LightedDIY-wedding-Crystal-Manazanita-wishing-wedd/
LightedDIY wedding : Crystal Manazanita (wishing) wedding tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/Q7WB/HWS3LR2G/F9XQ7WBHWS3LR2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/Q7WB/HWS3LR2G/F9XQ7WBHWS3LR2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/Q7WB/HWS3LR2G/F9XQ7WBHWS3LR2G.SMALL.jpg Betty Blaze Overview:We wanted to have a nice wedding with 125-135 guests on a $14,000 max budget, so we had to plan and do most it ourselves. I spent less than 600 total on wedding flowers and centerpieces. This is a recreation of how I made my own manzanita crystal tree Materials used Manzanita branches Ba...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:55:54 PDT
IKEA HACK: easy lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-easy-lamps/
IKEA HACK: easy lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2ZY2/HWKK1NWQ/FGS2ZY2HWKK1NWQ.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Ikea has plenty of things that can be turned into attractive lights. I loved the industrial look of the stainless steel colander, and turning it into a lamp was a breeze with IKEA's inexpensive Hemma light socket set.At $15, this easy project can be remixed and remade in countless ways. Supplies ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:29:49 PDT
Swirly PVC Pendant Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Swirly-PVC-Pendant-Light/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:19:11 PDT
Aquarium Light Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-Light-Starter/
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 10:41:50 PDT
Star Trek LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-LED-Light/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:20:53 PDT
MANDALATOR LIGHTBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/MANDALATOR-LIGHTBOX/
MANDALATOR LIGHTBOX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/ZSY4/HWCJK8VP/FHGZSY4HWCJK8VP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/ZSY4/HWCJK8VP/FHGZSY4HWCJK8VP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/ZSY4/HWCJK8VP/FHGZSY4HWCJK8VP.SMALL.jpg pbueno1 this is the one and only Mandaleitor, aka mandalator, I needed a new lightbox for the tattoo studio where I work so i built itThe best tool for creating mandalas!!!...........................................................................................................................................
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 06:46:06 PDT
Hand Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Light-1/
Hand Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/JO5O/HW8QRN01/FM5JO5OHW8QRN01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/JO5O/HW8QRN01/FM5JO5OHW8QRN01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/JO5O/HW8QRN01/FM5JO5OHW8QRN01.SMALL.jpg travderose I'm not exactly sure how this idea came to me but I thought it would be pretty cool to make a casting of a hand holding a lightbulb as a sort of desk lamp. So here it is! And you can do it too! I completed this project in less than a day never having done this before. It's not too tough to do, it...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 22:37:46 PDT
Iron LED Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Arduino-Chandelier/
Iron LED Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/U0H5/HW8CE97G/FVMU0H5HW8CE97G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/U0H5/HW8CE97G/FVMU0H5HW8CE97G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/U0H5/HW8CE97G/FVMU0H5HW8CE97G.SMALL.jpg jirigoyen2 This is an iron chandelier I made that uses high brightness LEDs It is bright enough to light my whole room as well as my lamp. It is mainly constructed using 1/8" thick metal so it is easily shaped without heating. I tried to include alternatives on how to make one without having metal working eq...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 18:54:18 PDT
Making a 3D Lamp From an MRI and Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-3D-Lamp-From-an-MRI-and-Recycled-Material/
Making a 3D Lamp From an MRI and Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/SGEX/HW8SWBED/FUISGEXHW8SWBED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/SGEX/HW8SWBED/FUISGEXHW8SWBED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/SGEX/HW8SWBED/FUISGEXHW8SWBED.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens After my wife had some medical tests done (everything was OK!) she was sent home with set of MRI images. I realized that I could use these 'slices' of my wife's skull to create a 3D model. After a little experimentation, including a sloppy foamcore model and a flipbook, I decided to paint each lay...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 14:49:06 PDT
PLASTIC BOTTLE LAMP SHADE OR LANTERN http://www.instructables.com/id/PLASTIC-BOTTLE-LAMP-SHADE-OR-LANTERN/
PLASTIC BOTTLE LAMP SHADE OR LANTERN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/7DZS/HW4ORFTZ/FMV7DZSHW4ORFTZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/7DZS/HW4ORFTZ/FMV7DZSHW4ORFTZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/7DZS/HW4ORFTZ/FMV7DZSHW4ORFTZ.SMALL.jpg aakashkarekar THIS IS THE LAMP SHADE WHICH HAS BEEN MADE FROM OLD COLD DRINK PLASTIC BOTTLE,AS SHOWN IN THE ABOVE IMAGE.THIS ONE CAN BE EVEN USED AS LANTERN DURING FESTIVALS.IT DIDN'T COST ME EVEN A RUPEE TO BUILD THIS.TO BUILD THIS IT DIDN'T EVEN TOOK MORE THEN 3 HOURS AND ITS AMAZING FOR THE PEOPLE WHO TRY TO M...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:46:42 PDT
LED Upgrade For High Wattage Church Pendant Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Upgrade-For-High-Wattage-Church-Pendant-Lights/
LED Upgrade For High Wattage Church Pendant Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/LJ0Q/HW6T2U9Q/FNELJ0QHW6T2U9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/LJ0Q/HW6T2U9Q/FNELJ0QHW6T2U9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/LJ0Q/HW6T2U9Q/FNELJ0QHW6T2U9Q.SMALL.jpg jhunt22 Churches and Houses of Worship can present a number of interesting problems as you try to make them energy efficient. One problem we faced in greening my historic church, Grace Episcopal in Medford, MA, was finding a good quality energy efficient and dimmable replacement for the 300W incandescent b...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 07:58:44 PDT
Laser Cut Constellation Projection Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Constellation-Projection-Lamp/
Laser Cut Constellation Projection Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/MG2F/HW6I0EV7/FU7MG2FHW6I0EV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/MG2F/HW6I0EV7/FU7MG2FHW6I0EV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/MG2F/HW6I0EV7/FU7MG2FHW6I0EV7.SMALL.jpg TheDankDrank The PremiseBeing very fond of astronomy, I have always wanted to have a constellation lamp. However, current ones on the market either have a few constellations or none at all (just have random points of light to represent stars). In addition no models we saw were meant to be relatively accurate to ...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 23:52:56 PDT
A simple accent light made from a giant recycled vacuum tube and a blinky LED beer mug http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-accent-light-made-from-a-giant-recycled-v/
A simple accent light made from a giant recycled vacuum tube and a blinky LED beer mug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/NCH3/HW4OLWWV/FO1NCH3HW4OLWWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/NCH3/HW4OLWWV/FO1NCH3HW4OLWWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/NCH3/HW4OLWWV/FO1NCH3HW4OLWWV.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I have a contact in the marine radio trade who gave me a few giant vacuum tubes to play with. I couldn't think of a particular use for them but I had to have them, so they sat in a box for a while. I used to work at a theme park that had night time events where they sold all kinds of LED accessor...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 21:55:20 PDT
Glass and Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-and-Wood-Lamp/
Glass and Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/BIEC/HW6T0JWO/FUHBIECHW6T0JWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/BIEC/HW6T0JWO/FUHBIECHW6T0JWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/BIEC/HW6T0JWO/FUHBIECHW6T0JWO.SMALL.jpg sketchglass This lamp came about after I found a glass shade in the scrap pile at my local glass studio. It was twice as long but had some imperfections in the glass and wasn't usable for them. I cut the glass down, polished it flat, and made a wood base to mount the fixture. It's a quick and simple bedside lam...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 21:53:08 PDT
"1000" Watt DIY Light for Indie Film and Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/1000-Watt-DIY-Light-for-Indie-Film-and-Photography/
"1000" Watt DIY Light for Indie Film and Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/9EHA/HW6HYYAX/F0K9EHAHW6HYYAX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/9EHA/HW6HYYAX/F0K9EHAHW6HYYAX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/9EHA/HW6HYYAX/F0K9EHAHW6HYYAX.SMALL.jpg CurtosNoirDesign I am an indie film maker/photographer. If you want to see examples of the light in action for video, visit www.youtube.com/propergents. If you want to see examples of the light in action for my photography, visit www.curtosnoir.com I was inspired by Griffin Hammond and his 800 watt light. Here is hi...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 19:11:42 PDT
Pony Bead Flower Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pony-Bead-Flower-Lights/
Pony Bead Flower Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/OAN0/HW4OFX7Z/FLBOAN0HW4OFX7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/OAN0/HW4OFX7Z/FLBOAN0HW4OFX7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/OAN0/HW4OFX7Z/FLBOAN0HW4OFX7Z.SMALL.jpg Shomo09 You can add some decorative flower lights to your garden with some cheap solar garden lights and pony beads. You just need your outside grill and some patience to wait for the beads to melt. Supplies needed Solar garden lights. I purchased mine for 97¢ at Walmart.Pony beads. I purchased clear wi...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 12:01:09 PDT
Livingroom Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Livingroom-Lamps/
Livingroom Lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/JUQS/HW4OGITB/FSDJUQSHW4OGITB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/JUQS/HW4OGITB/FSDJUQSHW4OGITB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/JUQS/HW4OGITB/FSDJUQSHW4OGITB.SMALL.jpg ttäschner It's my 1st instructable and i hope it's interesting for you guys.This is what it looks like: two frames colored one in the colour of the wall (cappucino) and one coloured white.Both of them in "flying" look - seems to have no hanging brackets.When i get together with my girlfriend last year we deci...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 09:49:45 PDT
Steampunk Porch Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Porch-Light/
Steampunk Porch Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/8Y8H/HW4OIXUP/FCQ8Y8HHW4OIXUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/8Y8H/HW4OIXUP/FCQ8Y8HHW4OIXUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/8Y8H/HW4OIXUP/FCQ8Y8HHW4OIXUP.SMALL.jpg ClericAaron So, this is my first Instructable 0.o. This site has always given me inspiration, and I hope this will be the first of many of it's kind to give back to the community. I'm kind of using the lighting competition as motivation to get me started. When they announced the lighting competition, there was ...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 07:58:16 PDT
Tree Branch Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Branch-Lamp/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 19:35:49 PDT
Brass Industrial Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Industrial-Lamp/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:57:47 PDT
Edison bulb pendant light fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-bulb-pendant-light-fixture/
Edison bulb pendant light fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/8BEM/HW3K5SIK/FDF8BEMHW3K5SIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/8BEM/HW3K5SIK/FDF8BEMHW3K5SIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/8BEM/HW3K5SIK/FDF8BEMHW3K5SIK.SMALL.jpg ddw36 This antique/distressed edison pendant light fixture is perfect for an industrial look and can fit into many arts and crafts style homes. These type of lights can go for $900 or more, so building it yourself can save a lot of money. The design is highly configurable as well to find your need. The in...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 15:13:33 PDT
ParalleloLamp http://www.instructables.com/id/ParalleloLamp/
ParalleloLamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/NKUW/HW37L4UN/FBXNKUWHW37L4UN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/NKUW/HW37L4UN/FBXNKUWHW37L4UN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/NKUW/HW37L4UN/FBXNKUWHW37L4UN.SMALL.jpg McBoomBandit The ParalleloLamp is based on the original draughtsman's Pentograph machine. It can position the lamp from 50cm above the floor to 1.9m and the lamp is balanced at all times even when fully extended horizontally, it does not need a locking mechanism to keep the lamp stationary as it is balanced by a...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 07:51:13 PDT
Led diffused accent lighting with water crystals http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-powered-led-accent-lighting/
Led diffused accent lighting with water crystals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/PGRM/HW37KINT/FI8PGRMHW37KINT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/PGRM/HW37KINT/FI8PGRMHW37KINT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/PGRM/HW37KINT/FI8PGRMHW37KINT.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts Led bottle accent lighting, great for parties, bonfires at the beach, home and more. Gather tools and materials Items needed:1 led1 cr 20 32Electrical tapeWater beads / crystalsFood coloring Preparing the bottle Find a bottle or container you like. I chose a cool looking essential 1800 tequila...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 04:04:41 PDT
Wire Orb Ball Light Fixtures http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Orb-Ball-Light-Fixtures/
Wire Orb Ball Light Fixtures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PBG3/HW2O6VJR/FRSPBG3HW2O6VJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PBG3/HW2O6VJR/FRSPBG3HW2O6VJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PBG3/HW2O6VJR/FRSPBG3HW2O6VJR.SMALL.jpg hydrangeahippo We’ve been remaking our family room after 6 years in this house. We bought it as repo and have been slowlyrepairing and updating the things left in disrepair by the previous homeowners. It’s been a huge DIY project but it has been rewarding to remake everything in our own way. One of the biggest cha...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 00:40:44 PDT
Modern Industrial Copper Room Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Industrial-Copper-Room-Lighting/
Modern Industrial Copper Room Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/2WLZ/HW1M9NV7/FPW2WLZHW1M9NV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/2WLZ/HW1M9NV7/FPW2WLZHW1M9NV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/2WLZ/HW1M9NV7/FPW2WLZHW1M9NV7.SMALL.jpg MadDocks My Step Daughter is starting a new restaurant and asked me to help out, as usual with projects like this there is little money for fancy extras but she does like to have special unique features that shows she puts in extra care. I was given the task of the Bathroom lighting initially there was just ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 07:15:00 PDT
Exhaust Fan/ LED Light Combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Exhaust-Fan-LED-Light-Combo/
Exhaust Fan/ LED Light Combo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/R63T/HW0FVPNU/FPOR63THW0FVPNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/R63T/HW0FVPNU/FPOR63THW0FVPNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/R63T/HW0FVPNU/FPOR63THW0FVPNU.SMALL.jpg Oziam I have been looking for an exhaust fan / light combo for my toilet but couldn't find anything suitable for under $80 so I figured I could make a hybrid much cheaper myself so I did for under $35. I bought a Heller 200mm ceiling exhaust fan from my local Bunnings hardware for $19.98 and a 9w LED ceil...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 20:38:09 PDT
Part 3: Assemble safety support Eclips http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-3-Assemble-safety-support-Eclips/
Part 3: Assemble safety support Eclips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/XWKI/HW0FW1DV/F7FXWKIHW0FW1DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/XWKI/HW0FW1DV/F7FXWKIHW0FW1DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/XWKI/HW0FW1DV/F7FXWKIHW0FW1DV.SMALL.jpg marievdbroeck What do we make?Part 3 of a bigger picture to lower a switch. We are now going to assemble the parts including the safety support Eclips we made in part 2. What do I need? flat screwdriver - pull switch - crosshead screwdriver - Ruler - pencil - drill - drill bit 3mm - screwdriver - 2 plugs (for M3)...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 18:29:33 PDT
Part1: Make the security support out of foam http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-object-out-of-foam/
Part1: Make the security support out of foam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/K8U6/HW0FVKFW/FO5K8U6HW0FVKFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/K8U6/HW0FVKFW/FO5K8U6HW0FVKFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/K8U6/HW0FVKFW/FO5K8U6HW0FVKFW.SMALL.jpg marievdbroeck What do we make?Part 1 of a bigger picture to lower a switch. We are now going to make the form we want to later cast it in a stronger material. We are going to make the security support. What do I need?foam - ruler - pencil - saw - drill bit 3mm - drill bit 6mm - drill - milling machine - milling ...
By: marievdbroeck

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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:22:43 PDT
Pallet Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Lamp/
Pallet Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/Z15U/HW0FW7IT/F77Z15UHW0FW7IT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/Z15U/HW0FW7IT/F77Z15UHW0FW7IT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/Z15U/HW0FW7IT/F77Z15UHW0FW7IT.SMALL.jpg alexovic Perhaps you have a wooden construction pallet that you're trying to get rid of or are simply seeking a use for those pesky, shop-cluttering scrap boards in your garage. With a few dinged up boards, some basic lighting components, wing nuts and a tin can, I'll show you how to turn this junkyard pile ...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:04:22 PDT
Lowering switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lowering-switch/
Lowering switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/69KH/HW0FW380/FCO69KHHW0FW380.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/69KH/HW0FW380/FCO69KHHW0FW380.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/69KH/HW0FW380/FCO69KHHW0FW380.SMALL.jpg marievdbroeck Support Block of Eclips, for who? People whose switch is placed too high for a service dog to reach. Watch the video to see the problem and our solution.SUMMARY This Instructable is divided in 3 parts with each several detailed steps. To avoid a too long instructable, you will be redirected to the l...
By: marievdbroeck

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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 08:23:23 PDT
Lowering switch for service dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Lowering-switch-for-service-dogs/
Lowering switch for service dogs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/OM23/HV9HVDIJ/FK4OM23HV9HVDIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/OM23/HV9HVDIJ/FK4OM23HV9HVDIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/OM23/HV9HVDIJ/FK4OM23HV9HVDIJ.SMALL.jpg marievdbroeck Instructables Support Block of Eclips, for who? People whose switch is placed too high for a service dog to reach. Watch the first video to see the problem, the second for the solution. This solution, the Eclips, is what we are going to make!SUMMARY1 make the object out of foam First, we make exactl...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 17:32:14 PDT
Part 2: casting mold and security support http://www.instructables.com/id/casting-mold-and-security-support/
Part 2: casting mold and security support - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/YJW0/HW0FVRDE/F6XYJW0HW0FVRDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/YJW0/HW0FVRDE/F6XYJW0HW0FVRDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/YJW0/HW0FVRDE/F6XYJW0HW0FVRDE.SMALL.jpg marievdbroeck What do we make?Part 2 of a bigger picture to lower a switch. We are now going to make the mold for the form we made in part 1. Once we have the mold, we can start casting our first safety support; the Eclips.What do I need?-Two Components Silicone Transparant 22 - Two Components Silicone Bleu 22 - ...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 17:28:18 PDT
DIY Can Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Can-Light/
DIY Can Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SMALL.jpg MarkYu Here's a fun little DIY project that turns out very nice. This is also a very cheap project to do since it consists of household items. Read on to find out how to make this really neat lighting fixture! Materials Materials-Soup Can -Lid to fit the can-Drill-Drill bit (I found a 13/64 in. bit to w...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:49:31 PDT
LED Overhead Work Area Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Overhead-Work-Area-Light/
LED Overhead Work Area Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/LTDK/HVWTJYP2/FD7LTDKHVWTJYP2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/LTDK/HVWTJYP2/FD7LTDKHVWTJYP2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/LTDK/HVWTJYP2/FD7LTDKHVWTJYP2.SMALL.jpg jedii72 I'm sure many people have the same workshop problems I have. One of the most significant problems is space. However, as I cram more and more into my work area, it seems to get darker and darker. When I built a pull down shelf (will be features in another instructable) to hold my plastic sheets for v...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 20:10:22 PDT
Foam core light/lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-core-lightlamp/
Foam core light/lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/XJ0W/HVVKJJ3Z/FAPXJ0WHVVKJJ3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/XJ0W/HVVKJJ3Z/FAPXJ0WHVVKJJ3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/XJ0W/HVVKJJ3Z/FAPXJ0WHVVKJJ3Z.SMALL.jpg tuckerpbrown Materials-11x17 foam core sheets (2)-Box Cutter-Glue-Single light or douple light socket-light bulbs Cut out strips I cut out 12 strips of foam 6 being 17 inches and 6 being 8 inches.I then connected each piece with 2 small strips of foam core that was glue to each side. Holes Once the pieces...
By: tuckerpbrown

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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 16:18:38 PDT
Foam Cork Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Cork-Light/
Foam Cork Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/OV4Y/HVVKHH68/FI9OV4YHVVKHH68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/OV4Y/HVVKHH68/FI9OV4YHVVKHH68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/OV4Y/HVVKHH68/FI9OV4YHVVKHH68.SMALL.jpg tuckerpbrown Materials-Cork Foamboard-Box Cutter-Ruler-Cuttingboard-Light bulb-Socket Cut out shape I cut out six shapes with a box cutter to end up with a hexagon design. Angular Cut Next I cut the corners of each foam side (the inside) at a 45 degree angle so they would fit together better. Connecting ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 11:13:33 PDT
Amped Floor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Amped-Floor-Lamp/
Amped Floor Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/PKTA/HVVKGYUF/FTVPKTAHVVKGYUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/PKTA/HVVKGYUF/FTVPKTAHVVKGYUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/PKTA/HVVKGYUF/FTVPKTAHVVKGYUF.SMALL.gif Dean444 Home Depot sells a very nice Lithonia Lighting Vela flush ceiling mount lamp that thousands have installed. We are going to re-purpose this light into a far more valuable one-of-a-kind beautiful floor lamp.The lighting fixture is going to be taken apart and all of the pieces will be utilized in this...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 10:13:41 PDT
Lamp Shade, Paper, Modular http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-Shade-Paper-Modular/
Lamp Shade, Paper, Modular - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/UKVU/HVR7VS7H/FLOUKVUHVR7VS7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/UKVU/HVR7VS7H/FLOUKVUHVR7VS7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/UKVU/HVR7VS7H/FLOUKVUHVR7VS7H.SMALL.jpg daveda This instructable is how to make the Ed Chew lamp shade from new card stock instead of the recycled material. Photos and article of the original can be found here: http://www.igreenspot.com/recycled-drink-carton-p...This shade is put together with out any glue, just cut and folded card stock. Use ...
By: daveda

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Sat, 31 May 2014 21:31:42 PDT
Making Translucent Paper and Card Stock http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Translucent-Paper-and-Card-Stock/
Making Translucent Paper and Card Stock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/U27D/HVTWEYT2/F6EU27DHVTWEYT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/U27D/HVTWEYT2/F6EU27DHVTWEYT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/U27D/HVTWEYT2/F6EU27DHVTWEYT2.SMALL.jpg daveda Card stock and paper are great for making lanterns, lamps and lamp shades, because it is readily available and inexpensive. The problem is that it blocks a lot of light and it tends to tear easily. I have found an easy and fairly inexpensive solution to both of these drawbacks. When you get an...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 21:25:04 PDT