Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - light - lighting http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:57:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:26:12 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/
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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/
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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/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 17:21:37 PDT
Easy Plastic Light Grid Diffuser / Background http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Light-Grid-Diffuser/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:35:16 PDT
Recycled Wooden & Metal Scrap Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wooden-Metal-Scrap-Lamp/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 17:27:24 PDT
VW Beetle Turn Signal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/VW-Beetle-Turn-Signal-Lamp/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 17:35:27 PDT
Foam core light/lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-core-lightlamp/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 16:18:38 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Lamp with Himmeli Shade! http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Lamp-with-Himmeli-Shade/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 17:01:55 PDT
LED Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Light-Box-1/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 18:44:42 PDT
Post Apocalyptic Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Post-Apocalyptic-Lantern/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 22:25:43 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Light/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 21:34:43 PDT
Glow in the Dark lamp transition and other uses http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-lamp-transition-and-other-uses/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 08:40:03 PDT
LED Desktop Accent Light with Adjustable head http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desktop-Accent-Light-with-Adustable-head/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 12:19:36 PDT
Authentic Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Authentic-Lighting/
Authentic Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/YFZ4/HVCUT523/FU5YFZ4HVCUT523.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/YFZ4/HVCUT523/FU5YFZ4HVCUT523.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/YFZ4/HVCUT523/FU5YFZ4HVCUT523.SMALL.jpg aysglodacı How to start? ​Materials 90cm x 30cm x 2.5cm massive wooden plate2.5cm diameter 40cm length wooden stick Hemp ropeLacquer paint(walnut)Paint burshLed spot lightDrillBandsaw Sanding paper8 pieces screwsElektrical cableElektrical tapeSilicon,Lamp socketNippers Form Cut 2 pieces square plates wi...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 11:05:07 PDT
Concrete Lamp - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Lamp-DIY/
Concrete Lamp - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/NSKX/HUM7D6AQ/FL9NSKXHUM7D6AQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/NSKX/HUM7D6AQ/FL9NSKXHUM7D6AQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/NSKX/HUM7D6AQ/FL9NSKXHUM7D6AQ.SMALL.jpg çcgdm It only takes a few supplies to have a lightening that seems as if it is created by the touch of a designer . Get ready! We are getting started! Step 1 : Tools - Lean concrete - One big and one small plastic container for moulding - 3 timber footing with a diameter of 28 mm - Insulating material...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 10:52:56 PDT
Transparent Lampshade Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Transparent-Lampshade-Design/
Transparent Lampshade Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/SWBS/HUMRVWDO/FIDSWBSHUMRVWDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/SWBS/HUMRVWDO/FIDSWBSHUMRVWDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/SWBS/HUMRVWDO/FIDSWBSHUMRVWDO.SMALL.jpg şözsüngü What do you need? • 200 x 150 cm Plexiglas Thickness: 3mmOptionally color and texture may vary dependent.• Plexiglass adhesive (Chloroform)• electrical wiring• 8 watts color night light Do yourself template First of all we need to model our design in 3d platform. To make it 3d i used software ca...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:41:50 PDT
Cube Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Lighting/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 02:03:51 PDT
Knob Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Knob-Lighting/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 01:43:16 PDT
Dynamo powered LED without making a circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-bottle-dynamo-giving-power-to-a-unusable-w/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 11:26:27 PDT
USB Light V 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Light-V-20/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 21:12:51 PST
L.E.D strip 12 volt lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-strip-12-volt-lantern/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 15:45:46 PST
Adding Sound Reactive EL Wire To Your BoomBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Sound-Reactive-EL-Wire-To-Your-BoomBox/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 11:57:38 PST
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) http://www.instructables.com/id/300-Altoids-Charger-EASY-BUILD-CHEAP/
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I know your thinking i have seen hundreds of these but have you ever seen one so easy to build? LETS GET STARTED Things you will need : L78MO5CV Voltage Regulator http://www.taydaelectronics.com/ic-integrated-circuits/voltage-regulators/lm7805-l7805-7805-voltage-regulator-ic-5v-1-5a.html ...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 21:48:07 PST
Recreating the Moooi Random light by Bertjan Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Recreating-the-Moooi-Random-light-by-Bertjan-Pot/
Recreating the Moooi Random light by Bertjan Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/MOF4/HO7XO9OM/FMUMOF4HO7XO9OM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/MOF4/HO7XO9OM/FMUMOF4HO7XO9OM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/MOF4/HO7XO9OM/FMUMOF4HO7XO9OM.SMALL.jpg twall2 There are a number of tutorials out there for this particular fixture. I recommend watching a few of them. I looked at about three before embarking on this and the result is below. This is only MY method of doing this project. I encourage you to experiment and find your own best way. And please feel...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 12:48:28 PST
Fantasy Light-Burst Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Lampshade/
Fantasy Light-Burst Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/LFL2/HPQO9FJ8/F7PLFL2HPQO9FJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/LFL2/HPQO9FJ8/F7PLFL2HPQO9FJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/LFL2/HPQO9FJ8/F7PLFL2HPQO9FJ8.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz I've been trying to make a lampshade but couldn't come up with any idea. A friend posted pictures of a crochet and yarn lampshades on my facebook wall which instantly inspired me to make this shade! I was afraid at first, what if it doesn't work out the way I thought but thank goodness it did. This ...
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 06:42:24 PST
Name in Lights! Well, initials at least. http://www.instructables.com/id/Name-in-Lights-Well-initials-at-least/
Name in Lights! Well, initials at least. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/XU86/HN6BVQI2/F4SXU86HN6BVQI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/XU86/HN6BVQI2/F4SXU86HN6BVQI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/XU86/HN6BVQI2/F4SXU86HN6BVQI2.SMALL.jpg sedhig Since me and my girlfriend happen to have the same first initial, I thought it would be quite cool to immortalise it in lights, just like Broadway! Plus, it would make a nice lamp for the living room! Parts First of all I had to figure out how many lights and what kind of lights I was going to us...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:54:59 PDT
Dark Activated Film Canister Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Activated-Film-Canister-Night-Light/
Dark Activated Film Canister Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3G1V/HLSH5IF7/FDL3G1VHLSH5IF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3G1V/HLSH5IF7/FDL3G1VHLSH5IF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3G1V/HLSH5IF7/FDL3G1VHLSH5IF7.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club A light that turns on in the dark! Not as hard as it looks. We are beginners and if we could do it you could too. We liked the mini-mood lighting and the flashlights we made but wanted to try something else. Cool Cat has several film canister flashlights in his room and a mini mood light but he for...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 04:29:03 PDT
Desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-lamp-1/
Desk lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/2DTZ/HLR2IF23/F3K2DTZHLR2IF23.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/2DTZ/HLR2IF23/F3K2DTZHLR2IF23.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/2DTZ/HLR2IF23/F3K2DTZHLR2IF23.SMALL.jpg domenic3 This is an desk lamp that is great project  to build your skills. This is a great skill development activity. This is a lamp that can be changed to almost any other design, it incorporates aluminium and wood for a brilliant look. I created this light at school and used machines such as a milling mac...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:37:51 PDT
Mood Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmosphere-Light/
Mood Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/6GCZ/HKVLC5RS/FAU6GCZHKVLC5RS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/6GCZ/HKVLC5RS/FAU6GCZHKVLC5RS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/6GCZ/HKVLC5RS/FAU6GCZHKVLC5RS.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club This is a great night light or just to have for atmosphere. We took our instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/Film-Canister-Flashlight/ and modified it a bit. Skip to step 7 to see the changes. Don't forget to check out the supply list though. Materials LED Holder LED (Color) Fender Wash...
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 17:36:05 PDT
Emergency Thermoelectric LED Lighting ,used oil, Peltier and Joulethief from Solar garden Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Light-using-Peltier-used-cooking-oil-and-Sola/
Emergency Thermoelectric LED Lighting ,used oil, Peltier and Joulethief from Solar garden Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XQGL/HWCJK6TC/FQIXQGLHWCJK6TC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XQGL/HWCJK6TC/FQIXQGLHWCJK6TC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XQGL/HWCJK6TC/FQIXQGLHWCJK6TC.SMALL.jpg Dreamchronic The idea is that oil you used for cooking and now you don't need anymore, can be used for lighting. Not super bright but it's a very prototype and for emergencies it's enough. HOW IT WORKS:Heat from a candle goes through the Peltier module into the pot. That produces electricity. And because we hav...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 16:44:53 PDT
Film Canister Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Film-Canister-Flashlight/
Film Canister Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/JBFS/HKM946N3/FIRJBFSHKM946N3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/JBFS/HKM946N3/FIRJBFSHKM946N3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/JBFS/HKM946N3/FIRJBFSHKM946N3.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club This film canister flashlight was more fun to build then an Altoids flashlight and feels so much more comfortable in our hands. Don't get us wrong, the Altoids tins are great. We just love the handiness of this little guy and no metal shavings when you drill into it!. We had it out by the pool as a ...
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 18:09:19 PDT
Make A Lamp Out Of K'nex And A Cell Phone!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Lamp-Out-Of-Knex-And-A-Cell-Phone/
Make A Lamp Out Of K'nex And A Cell Phone!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/HXB7/HJ1WZ90J/F30HXB7HJ1WZ90J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/HXB7/HJ1WZ90J/F30HXB7HJ1WZ90J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/HXB7/HJ1WZ90J/F30HXB7HJ1WZ90J.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer      It's been a long day. Work was tough. Your coworkers were annoying you, you spilled coffee on your shirt, and you just couldn't seem to get much done today. Even the drive home was stressful, with traffic extending what should have been a ten-minute drive to an entire hour of boredom and frustr...
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 10:23:25 PDT
Modern Indirect Multicolored Accent Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Indirect-Multicolored-Accent-Light/
Modern Indirect Multicolored Accent Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/KE7U/HGIEVVTM/F7TKE7UHGIEVVTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/KE7U/HGIEVVTM/F7TKE7UHGIEVVTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/KE7U/HGIEVVTM/F7TKE7UHGIEVVTM.SMALL.jpg pheintzelman Before I started this project I scoured the web for a similar light. When I couldn't find one, I decided to build this.  I like to fiddle with things but have very little construction experience. This turned out quite nice and looks store-bought but this project is straightforward and almost anyone ...
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Tue, 14 May 2013 11:15:07 PDT
Design & 3d Print a custom Lantern Shade Thingi http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-3d-Print-a-custom-Lantern-Shade-Thingi/
Design & 3d Print a custom Lantern Shade Thingi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/V8NT/HFD10U5Z/FHPV8NTHFD10U5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/V8NT/HFD10U5Z/FHPV8NTHFD10U5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/V8NT/HFD10U5Z/FHPV8NTHFD10U5Z.SMALL.jpg christinachun Before we get started, you will need: Paper Pencil Protractor Ruler Digital Calipers Hipe 8 LED Automatic Motion-sensing Night Light 3d Program 3d Printer You don't need the same light that I have, I just happened to have this on hand. The techniques can apply to a...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 23:58:51 PDT
Mood lighting for TV cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Mood-lighting-for-TV-cabinet/
Mood lighting for TV cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/TODI/HFD1ERUS/FVGTODIHFD1ERUS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/TODI/HFD1ERUS/FVGTODIHFD1ERUS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/TODI/HFD1ERUS/FVGTODIHFD1ERUS.SMALL.jpg ornevo Turn your TV cabinet into a color-changing mood light decoration ! Choose colors to match your mood, and share with friends! LED lamps with wireless remote control Joined a string of lamps behind the TV cabinet Turn on the lights depending on the mood you want to create- Enjoy! You can bu...
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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 05:56:33 PDT
Easy DIY Bent Plywood Light Fixtues( NO Steaming, laminating or kerf cuts!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Bent-Plywood-Light-Fixtues/
Easy DIY Bent Plywood Light Fixtues( NO Steaming, laminating or kerf cuts!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/22Q3/HFBK9ZC3/F7Z22Q3HFBK9ZC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/22Q3/HFBK9ZC3/F7Z22Q3HFBK9ZC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/22Q3/HFBK9ZC3/F7Z22Q3HFBK9ZC3.SMALL.jpg shazni Why are light fixtures so expensive ....for the life of me I can't understand the exorbitant prices of some light shades. I have never had a reason to buy a shade( cause I lived in places which already had some...and since I didn't own the house..I had no reason to change them)....so I was totally u...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 01:07:11 PDT
The Alva Dimmable Chamber Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Alva-Dimmable-Chamber-Lamp/
The Alva Dimmable Chamber Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SDR1/HELXKGPJ/FKRSDR1HELXKGPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SDR1/HELXKGPJ/FKRSDR1HELXKGPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SDR1/HELXKGPJ/FKRSDR1HELXKGPJ.SMALL.jpg GrissleFist   Inspiration can be found in a pile of junk. Sometimes, you can put it together with a good imagination and invent something.                                                                                                     -Thomas Alva Edison  This is an easy to make dimmable lamp that I put t...
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 19:47:14 PDT
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Mind-Gear-Lighted-Wall-Fixture/
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hello Instructables Lovers :-), Recently I had to get my wrist watch repaired as it fell down from stairs. Guess what, it was a small misalignment of a watch gear, so the watch guy repaired it in front of me. He used a a small lamp to see details inside the watch  and while I was watching it with c...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 01:20:39 PDT
Ikea Rutbo turned Wood Veneer Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Rutbo-turned-Wood-Veneer-Pendant/
Ikea Rutbo turned Wood Veneer Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DQSX/HEBNH841/F2ZDQSXHEBNH841.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DQSX/HEBNH841/F2ZDQSXHEBNH841.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DQSX/HEBNH841/F2ZDQSXHEBNH841.SMALL.jpg pbarton1 The paper coverings on some of Ikea’s lighting can look dated or worn after a while. But I saw an opportunity to turn a “Last Chance” Rutbo Pendant into a wood veneer pendant lamp to hang over our dining table. I like the warmth that wood provides to a modern home. But many of the nice looking wood ...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 18:03:46 PDT
Precision LED Task Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Precision-LED-Task-Light/
Precision LED Task Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/SJLV/HC3PR7CT/F47SJLVHC3PR7CT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/SJLV/HC3PR7CT/F47SJLVHC3PR7CT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/SJLV/HC3PR7CT/F47SJLVHC3PR7CT.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel Sometimes you need a little more light in just the right place, perhaps not a lot of light but precisely where you need it - one solution is this precision LED task light. I built my first because despite a nice light on my band saw the machine cast a shadow on just the place I wanted to see: where ...
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 05:45:24 PST
Quick and Cheap Diffuse Light for Macro Images and Computer Vision http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Cheap-Diffuse-Light-for-Macro-Images-and/
Quick and Cheap Diffuse Light for Macro Images and Computer Vision - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/VWB5/HD4VDY0X/FEBVWB5HD4VDY0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/VWB5/HD4VDY0X/FEBVWB5HD4VDY0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/VWB5/HD4VDY0X/FEBVWB5HD4VDY0X.SMALL.jpg WarehouseJim Introduction The lighting rig created here is suitable for a range of tasks where you want a diffuse light source. A perfect diffuse light (also called ambient light in 3D graphics) comes from all angles and won't cast shadows or have strong bright reflections.  Contrast this with a point light, l...
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 04:53:17 PST
10 Minute Oil Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minute-Oil-Lamp/
10 Minute Oil Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/75WR/HD8TX08C/FOO75WRHD8TX08C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/75WR/HD8TX08C/FOO75WRHD8TX08C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/75WR/HD8TX08C/FOO75WRHD8TX08C.SMALL.jpg luxstar Here is a really quick and easy oil lamp. It will work great for emergency lighting.  I walked into my garage and about 10 minutes later I was burning rancid corn oil which by the way most people just throw away.  You may be wondering what rancid corn oil smells like when it burns.  I could not smel...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 11:08:15 PST
Refinished Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinished-Lamp/
Refinished Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/33BY/HD4VMTQ3/FCZ33BYHD4VMTQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/33BY/HD4VMTQ3/FCZ33BYHD4VMTQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/33BY/HD4VMTQ3/FCZ33BYHD4VMTQ3.SMALL.jpg english tea These 20 year old brass plated lamps used to be popular but now they adulterate the bedrooms, lounges and home offices of young peoples first homes everywhere. ‘Here son/daughter, I thought you might find this lamp useful for your new home’ ‘Is it the really cool Ikea lamp that costs a fortune?’ ‘N...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 11:34:39 PST