Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - light - lighting http://www.instructables.com Mon, 3 Aug 2015 18:38:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 26" Beauty Dish For Around $40. http://www.instructables.com/id/26-Beauty-Dish-For-Around-40/
26" Beauty Dish For Around $40. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/MBAX/ICE1UTUN/FM7MBAXICE1UTUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/MBAX/ICE1UTUN/FM7MBAXICE1UTUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/MBAX/ICE1UTUN/FM7MBAXICE1UTUN.SMALL.jpg edowns1 Bought items from my local Lowes store. Cost me $35 and I had some nuts and things around the house. Follow pictures. If you need more explanation please just ask. I am not much for words so I apologize in advance.
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 13:36:03 PDT
Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Light/
Desk Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SMALL.jpg abu7li Published on July 17, 2015In this presentation I would try to show you how you could setup very simple and easy lighting for your workbench.you may watch the video in below link:
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 16:14:49 PDT
Automatic lighting management using ambient sounds http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-lighting-management-using-ambient-sounds/
Automatic lighting management using ambient sounds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ALN9/IBUXN7XZ/F68ALN9IBUXN7XZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ALN9/IBUXN7XZ/F68ALN9IBUXN7XZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ALN9/IBUXN7XZ/F68ALN9IBUXN7XZ.SMALL.jpg AUTHOMETION This instructables will show you how to simply turn on your LYT bulbs when ambient souds are detected.You can use it to maintain your lights powered ON when people are in a room and power OFF them when no more sounds are detected. With small modifications you can also create nice effects like power...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 15:25:01 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-LIGHT-BULB-WALL-HOOK/
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/3JRP/IBT7CQQW/FR73JRPIBT7CQQW.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess A few months ago while looking through some of the awesome Instructables, I came across the Concrete Light Bulb Wall Hook by Whamodyne. Ever since reading that Instructable, I've been literally... "hooked".I decided to make my own version by improving upon the idea by making it as realistic as ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
Make a Bedroom Lamp From Shims http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bedroom-Lamp-From-Shims/
Make a Bedroom Lamp From Shims - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/8V8J/IBQCFOX8/FZK8V8JIBQCFOX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/8V8J/IBQCFOX8/FZK8V8JIBQCFOX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/8V8J/IBQCFOX8/FZK8V8JIBQCFOX8.SMALL.jpg chadmikell The challenge was to make a lamp cheaply from things I already had laying around. Materials- 1 Package of cedar shims ($3 - $4 at Home Depot) - Some scrap thin mahogany - A little plywood - The lamp parts I ordered off of ebay for about $10 - Lamp socket ( $1.40 ebay )- Lamp cord 9 ( $6 ebay )- Vint...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:18:03 PDT
Copper Plating Objet PolyJet 3d Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Plating-Objet-PolyJet-3d-Prints/
Copper Plating Objet PolyJet 3d Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SMALL.jpg pdelorey One of the most common complaints about 3d printed parts is with regard to their surface characteristics. Most are made from some type of plastic, and parts printed in other materials are expensive and rarely live up to the expectations people have of objects of the same material made using more tra...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:57:13 PDT
Instructables Logo:Electro-luminescent http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-LogoElectro-luminescent/
Instructables Logo:Electro-luminescent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IN0R/IAJHTQZ0/FHRIN0RIAJHTQZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IN0R/IAJHTQZ0/FHRIN0RIAJHTQZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IN0R/IAJHTQZ0/FHRIN0RIAJHTQZ0.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Well I was thinking deeply of what type of project I could do with a bunch of El wires, LED's and an Arduino Uno. I've always dreamed of making a robot but with the stuff I had, this was all I could do. So to all the fans of Instructable's out there, I dedicate this to you all. Make sure you wear a ...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 13:19:34 PDT
Ikea Hack: Moonlighting Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Moonlighting-Lamp/
Ikea Hack: Moonlighting Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A9SK/IABOHM5P/FNPA9SKIABOHM5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A9SK/IABOHM5P/FNPA9SKIABOHM5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A9SK/IABOHM5P/FNPA9SKIABOHM5P.SMALL.jpg Sake of Making The Moonlighting Lamp is a glorified nightlight that changes brightness based on proximity. Most nightlights use a motion sensor to detect someone's presence and abruptly turn on. The Moonlighting Lamp uses a proximity sensor to detect someone's presence and calmly illuminates as they approach. If y...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 10:34:55 PDT
Upcycling a broken stool to a night lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-a-broken-stool-to-a-night-lamp/
Upcycling a broken stool to a night lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/V2T8/I916FXVV/FCWV2T8I916FXVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/V2T8/I916FXVV/FCWV2T8I916FXVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/V2T8/I916FXVV/FCWV2T8I916FXVV.SMALL.jpg Ashwin e i It was a beautiful idea that weirdly hit me when i saw a broken stool lying in my college studio. Since i first noticed this stool till i picked it up, only one thing kept running in my head - Lamp lamp lamp! :)Its was a simple project on which i spentRs 158 - again keeping up to my principle enjoyi...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:26:25 PDT
Flamingo Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flamingo-Lamp/
Flamingo Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/XY72/I8EBG922/FT6XY72I8EBG922.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/XY72/I8EBG922/FT6XY72I8EBG922.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/XY72/I8EBG922/FT6XY72I8EBG922.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Create some mood lighting with this novelty flamingo lamp! Collect your supplies I had a floor lamp that I never used and that ended up being the base for this project. Here is a complete list of supplies you'll need:Pink flamingoUtility knifePink spray paintAluminum canSmall flexible LED lamp (I...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 19:36:28 PDT
Ambient LED Floor Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambient-LED-Floor-Lighting/
Ambient LED Floor Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/VCY0/I7D5X8LF/FM1VCY0I7D5X8LF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/VCY0/I7D5X8LF/FM1VCY0I7D5X8LF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/VCY0/I7D5X8LF/FM1VCY0I7D5X8LF.SMALL.jpg klh2000 At night, it is almost impossible to make it downstairs without stubbing your toe or tripping on something. I've tried night lights but they just don't cut it, there are never plugs where you need them and they don't light up a large area.So, i decided to take a diy approach and build a lighting sys...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:48:05 PDT
Make Your Own Design w/ DIY LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Design-w-DIY-LED-Lighting/
Make Your Own Design w/ DIY LED Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/VPRL/I6YY0D67/F4LVPRLI6YY0D67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/VPRL/I6YY0D67/F4LVPRLI6YY0D67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/VPRL/I6YY0D67/F4LVPRLI6YY0D67.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Make your own design with DIY Lighting LED bulbs using basic parts from the home improvement store! This is an inexpensive and flexible way to create bright lighting that fits your space, no matter whether you design it for your shop or your home.Please ask a professional before attempting any elect...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 12:36:07 PDT
DIY rigid LED strip aquarium light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-rigid-LED-strip-aquarium-light/
DIY rigid LED strip aquarium light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/BPIB/I6YXSHVJ/F6TBPIBI6YXSHVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/BPIB/I6YXSHVJ/F6TBPIBI6YXSHVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/BPIB/I6YXSHVJ/F6TBPIBI6YXSHVJ.SMALL.jpg Unboxingexperience7 I was looking for a cheap LED light for my shrimp tank (54 liter/15 gallons). I decided to start a very simple DIY project to save money and to share it on instructables.Stuff you need:1 or more waterproof rigid LED strips; you'll find them all over the internet. I bought 2 of them at banggood (9$)....
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 10:47:23 PDT
Wood LED Logo Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-LED-Logo-Sign/
Wood LED Logo Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Q200/I6WDKCYA/FSFQ200I6WDKCYA.SMALL.jpg jessemckee I made this sign to go on a wall in an entryway of our building. The wood is from old pallets, a 2x4 and some scrap plywood. I've broken down several pallets over the past few weeks and there's all kinds of species of wood in there. Oak, poplar, pine and a couple others that the tannins in wood made...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:14:48 PST
Paper Lamp Fold / rhombus grid Hyperboloid http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Lamp-Fold-rhombus-grid-Hyperboloid/
Paper Lamp Fold / rhombus grid Hyperboloid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/WIML/I6HSFLLJ/FVBWIMLI6HSFLLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/WIML/I6HSFLLJ/FVBWIMLI6HSFLLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/WIML/I6HSFLLJ/FVBWIMLI6HSFLLJ.SMALL.jpg NeoSpica_NeoLiveArt First video with download Pattern option http://ul.to/vxw13i04The file containing 1 file pdf + 1 txt + 3D video animation.I do not usually create pdf files because I find it more difficult, but I want to try this option.The format of this video is the same as the format of the tutorial category.Vie...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 07:56:53 PST
The book of light http://www.instructables.com/id/The-book-of-light/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:44:17 PST
Fluorescent to LED conversion under $30 http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluorescent-to-LED-conversion-under-30/
Fluorescent to LED conversion under $30 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKIW/I6007YG0/FLQKKIWI6007YG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKIW/I6007YG0/FLQKKIWI6007YG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KKIW/I6007YG0/FLQKKIWI6007YG0.SMALL.jpg ChrisP14 Welcome to my first 'ible. I have done a lot of projects, but this is the first time I've documented one well enough to create an 'ible. The purpose of this was to create an LED lighting fixture that was as bright as a the original fluorescent, and even more economical on power. The side benefit wou...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00:43:05 PST
Build An Elegant Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-An-Elegant-Wood-Lamp/
Build An Elegant Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/67EE/I63EXKW4/FDV67EEI63EXKW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/67EE/I63EXKW4/FDV67EEI63EXKW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/67EE/I63EXKW4/FDV67EEI63EXKW4.SMALL.jpg woodworker631 Watch us build this elegant all wood lamp. Don't forget to like, share, comment, and subscribe to our YouTube channel.
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 16:35:48 PST
LED Neon Rope Light Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Neon-Rope-Light-Applications/
LED Neon Rope Light Applications - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6266/I5A8Y0DW/FMM6266I5A8Y0DW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6266/I5A8Y0DW/FMM6266I5A8Y0DW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6266/I5A8Y0DW/FMM6266I5A8Y0DW.SMALL.jpg Laserbird This Instructable is a review and suggested applications for this awesome LED Neon flexible rope light that we got from http://thediyoutlet.comI have always been looking for a diffuse light that didn't feel like a bunch of lasers pointing at me and this neon rope light is the best neon looking LED l...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:28:32 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
Ice Luminaries http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Luminaries/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 16:33:24 PST
mason jar chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/mason-jar-chandelier-1/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 17:15:54 PST
Decorative Wood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Wood-Lamp/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:42:16 PST
simple desktop lighting that is controlled by your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-desktop-lighting-that-is-controlled-by-your/
simple desktop lighting that is controlled by your PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/JD9X/I3VI5CNR/F9BJD9XI3VI5CNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/JD9X/I3VI5CNR/F9BJD9XI3VI5CNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/JD9X/I3VI5CNR/F9BJD9XI3VI5CNR.SMALL.jpg will1010 Have a nice looking ambient light that turns on whenever your computer is on. Concept and idea I had some LED strip that I bought and I love the illumination effect that it gives off so I decided to put a strip by my computer and have it turn on when the computer is on by using a molex connector ...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 18:12:24 PST
Mason Jar Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Pipe-Lamp/
Mason Jar Pipe Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6LDW/I3VI35WI/FB16LDWI3VI35WI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6LDW/I3VI35WI/FB16LDWI3VI35WI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6LDW/I3VI35WI/FB16LDWI3VI35WI.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a fun little project to build out of scrap pipe and an old mason jar. Another option is to buy the parts from the hardware store which should run around $50.This lamp was built from purchased ½” pipe and fittings. The fittings are generally bagged. The pipe comes with labels glued to the...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:16:16 PST
Flip Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Lantern/
Flip Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96KR/I3R75A26/FB896KRI3R75A26.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift This is a very simple lantern that looks both charming and intriguing. No buttons, no cables, no wall warts; just a jar. An ordinary upturned jar just begging to be flipped the correct way up, and when it is, the whole room is lit with its mysterious cool glow, just like magic! These lanterns make e...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:21:20 PST
Half-Block Lightning Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Half-Block-Lightning-Trick/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:47:17 PST
3D printing / Brainstorming ideas and shapes for a light design. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printing-Brainstorming-ideas-and-shapes-for-a-l/
3D printing / Brainstorming ideas and shapes for a light design. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/IZ9Y/I3PJRHPP/FLTIZ9YI3PJRHPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/IZ9Y/I3PJRHPP/FLTIZ9YI3PJRHPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/IZ9Y/I3PJRHPP/FLTIZ9YI3PJRHPP.SMALL.jpg Keun WooK When you design a light, first you have to understand you need to limit the size of your light design. For example I have limited my light housing to be 15cm x 15 cm x 15cm. This is limited by the 3D printer's hight but also helps to design with a solid dimensional foundation, no wasting time on des...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 05:27:00 PST
Light Your Drill / Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Your-Drill-Mill/
Light Your Drill / Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/009Y/IC5C529S/FZ3009YIC5C529S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/009Y/IC5C529S/FZ3009YIC5C529S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/009Y/IC5C529S/FZ3009YIC5C529S.SMALL.jpg joe.andolina Good lighting is important to doing good work. This is a simple project to help get your drill press or milling machine out of the dark. You will be installing an LED ring around your spindle. What I like about this mod is that its cheap, quick and illuminates your spindle from all sides. Parts A...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:14:38 PST
Vega - The LED-lit Christmas Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Vega-The-LED-lit-Christmas-Star/
Vega - The LED-lit Christmas Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/4OIO/I395SWFH/FXO4OIOI395SWFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/4OIO/I395SWFH/FXO4OIOI395SWFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/4OIO/I395SWFH/FXO4OIOI395SWFH.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools With Creative Tools 3D-printable Vega Xmas Star we want to honor the winners of The Nobel Prize in Physics 2014.Without the hard and tenacious work of Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura, today we wouldn't have efficient LED lights or HD flatscreen television sets, computers and mobile d...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 03:44:27 PST
Custom Desktop Computer Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Desktop-Lighting/
Custom Desktop Computer Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9VF0/I3BH54MQ/FOC9VF0I3BH54MQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9VF0/I3BH54MQ/FOC9VF0I3BH54MQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9VF0/I3BH54MQ/FOC9VF0I3BH54MQ.SMALL.jpg clobber24 Have you ever wanted to light up your desktop before? Well it's extremely simple , fast, and cheap. All you will need is your computer (I would suggest one with a clear side) and a few feet of LED light strip. The lighting gives your computer a nice glow and looks really cool so you can show it off...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 11:28:08 PST
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Standing-Lamp-w-Shelves/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 15:35:14 PST
Light Bar with Axial Adjustability http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bar-with-Axial-Adjustability/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 11:38:24 PST
Cheap Arduino Controlled Light Sockets - Reverse Engineering RF http://www.instructables.com/id/5-RF-Controlled-Light-Sockets/
Cheap Arduino Controlled Light Sockets - Reverse Engineering RF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/NKP4/I2RGWVVI/FV8NKP4I2RGWVVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/NKP4/I2RGWVVI/FV8NKP4I2RGWVVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/NKP4/I2RGWVVI/FV8NKP4I2RGWVVI.SMALL.jpg FabricateIO Smart lightbulbs cost your firstborn child. Which is a shame, because smart lights unlock tremendous potential for home automation, energy savings, and all sorts of cool projects.If only there was a way to control your lights without breaking the bank...And now there is! For $19 on Amazon, you can g...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:42:11 PST
Doctor Who Time Crack in the Universe Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Time-Crack-in-the-Universe-Wall-Light/
Doctor Who Time Crack in the Universe Wall Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/MAJM/I2KSBSIE/FHXMAJMI2KSBSIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/MAJM/I2KSBSIE/FHXMAJMI2KSBSIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/MAJM/I2KSBSIE/FHXMAJMI2KSBSIE.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad If building a TARDIS is too intimidating for you, how about the next best thing, having a crack in time and space appear in your own room? This instructable will show you how to make a reasonable facsimile without unleashing the powerful forces contained within. Ok, that could only happen if you kne...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:31:44 PST
Copper LED Light Fixtures http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-LED-Light-Fixtures/
Copper LED Light Fixtures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0H8P/I2BR99FU/FXF0H8PI2BR99FU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0H8P/I2BR99FU/FXF0H8PI2BR99FU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/0H8P/I2BR99FU/FXF0H8PI2BR99FU.SMALL.jpg RTChoke Here I am going to share how I am making some copper light fixtures for my new kitchen I am building. The kitchen is in a timber frame addition to our house, and has a very high open cathedral ceiling. Getting lights from the ceiling is problematic for various reasons, including it is really hig...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 16:41:58 PST
Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Band-Flyer-Lamp/
Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SMALL.jpg Koji Crill Let's kick this thing off with a couple preliminary questions. Do you have eyes? Do you like awesome things?If you've answered yes to more than none of these questions than I've got the perfect project for you!I'm going to show you how to make a remote controlled lamp out of transparent flyers fr...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:20:28 PDT
Lighten up your picture frames (LEDs) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighten-up-your-picture-frames-LEDs/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:09:08 PDT
Energy Drink Can Dorm Room Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Drink-Can-Dorm-Room-Lamp/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 09:46:31 PDT
Street light floor lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-light-floor-lamp/
Street light floor lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2BAT/HZL3OE6V/FIL2BATHZL3OE6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2BAT/HZL3OE6V/FIL2BATHZL3OE6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2BAT/HZL3OE6V/FIL2BATHZL3OE6V.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Bring the blinding brightness of street lighting to your work space by turning an old street light into your new floor lamp. This street lamp was found at a building reuse store. It looks like it was badly damaged, partially warped, and was missing the glass cover that protects the bulb. Since I wa...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 12:48:59 PDT
Beautiful acetone lamp from reused materials. http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-acetone-lamp-from-reused-materials/
Beautiful acetone lamp from reused materials. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/XWCM/HY12JHDO/F2BXWCMHY12JHDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/XWCM/HY12JHDO/F2BXWCMHY12JHDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/XWCM/HY12JHDO/F2BXWCMHY12JHDO.SMALL.jpg Victor8o5 I must confess it, I have a weakness for lamps, basically I feel attracted to anything that emits light, I've made oil lamps, gas lamps, I've used LED's, neon bulbs,... I've tested many forms of creating light, but very few as beautiful as this one. In this instructable I'll show you how to create a...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:26:12 PDT
The Remote Match http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Remote-Match/
The Remote Match - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGQD/HXZN81AF/FTAOGQDHXZN81AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGQD/HXZN81AF/FTAOGQDHXZN81AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGQD/HXZN81AF/FTAOGQDHXZN81AF.SMALL.jpg Kiteman I recently had a need to "magically" light a bonfire at a Cub event. Other recent campfires had been dramatic, but obvious in their mechanism (burning things sliding down a wire or people pushing flaming brands into the fire). I wanted something more subtle, that the Cubs wouldn't notice happening...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:51:17 PDT
"Light Bulb" Simple and Easily Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Simple-and-Easily-Made/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:20:28 PDT
3D Printable Flash Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printable-Flash-Light/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 09:37:42 PDT
Twin Socket Pendant Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-Socket-Pendant-Light/
Twin Socket Pendant Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/47TE/HYC6GKWS/FZX47TEHYC6GKWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/47TE/HYC6GKWS/FZX47TEHYC6GKWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/47TE/HYC6GKWS/FZX47TEHYC6GKWS.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Now that I live close to the ocean, I can't get enough of it - and of all things nautical. I designed my Twin Socket Pendant Light to resemble coral, so that I can be seaside at all times, even when I'm tucked in at home with no sand between my toes. I got all the parts at my local Home Depot and it...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:29:10 PDT
Swirly PVC Pendant Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Swirly-PVC-Pendant-Light/
Swirly PVC Pendant Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/V9V2/HWJ9W3AX/FXVV9V2HWJ9W3AX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/V9V2/HWJ9W3AX/FXVV9V2HWJ9W3AX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/V9V2/HWJ9W3AX/FXVV9V2HWJ9W3AX.SMALL.jpg shazni Since I did my PVC Pipe bangles, ideas on other ways of using this wonderfully flexible pipe kept crowding my mind. The Pipe is so versatile! While experimenting I also found an easier way of doing these swirls, so read on :-) Materials Large thin PVC pipe about 1 foot. It's the type they use fo...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:19:11 PDT
Bright Idea Lamp Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Idea-Lamp-Man/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 22:29:15 PDT
Minimalistic LED wall light http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalistic-LED-wall-light/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:28:06 PDT
F1 Exhaust Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/F1-Exhaust-Lamp/
F1 Exhaust Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/QGWQ/HW4OI8H2/FNOQGWQHW4OI8H2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/QGWQ/HW4OI8H2/FNOQGWQHW4OI8H2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/QGWQ/HW4OI8H2/FNOQGWQHW4OI8H2.SMALL.jpg jellmeister So, this is a first for me, I've been meaning to write an instructable for a while but have never actually done it so please go easy on me:)Formula 1 Exhaust LampThis lamp is made using used Formula 1 race car parts. I have always loved the organic twisting set of tubes that multi-cylinder exhaust m...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 17:21:37 PDT