Appl-O-Lantern

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Introduction: Appl-O-Lantern

About: One of my favorite hobbies is dismantling electronics, then either combining them together to create something new, or adding components to make them better. I also like gadgets, whether it's taking them apart…

Here's a little change to the original jack-o-lantern! Just in time for Halloween! Here are the steps on how it's made:
1. Find an apple.
2. Cut out the core leaving a hole at the bottom and top with enough room for a tee light candle.
3. Cut the core in half.
4. Carve out the face.
5. Eat the shrapnel*
6. Place tee light candle snugly in bottom hole.
7. Put back the top half of the apple core.
8. Admire and post pictures in the comments!*
*Optional

There you have it, a Appl-O-Lantern! Don't forget to vote and rate!

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    19 Discussions

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    DuskRose
    DuskRose

    7 years ago

    It's kinda adorable in a Halloween way yet it reminds you of like a way to keep away spirits. Creepy. Kinda

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    themadjeweler

    Shooby:
    or you could make a bunch and hang them from a real tree. then your yard will smell nice (at least i think it will, from the comments) and it would look really cool!

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    Cyberscann54
    Cyberscann54

    10 years ago on Introduction

    to help prevent browning dunk in lemon juice after carving will also make it last longer.

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    Kaiven
    Kaiven

    11 years ago on Introduction

    Sweet... Maybe an LED one that turns on with a timer? Put it in someone's room at night with a vibrator, so when it starts making a noise, it's eyes turn on and the person will see it in the dark. Maybe a good prank for April 1?

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    gonzoman73
    gonzoman73

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    i used an LED. my pics are about 10 comments up :)

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    gonzoman73
    gonzoman73

    10 years ago on Introduction

    I LOVE THIS! :) great job. i used an LED instead of a candle. it worked just as well. here are pics of mine

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    eulaliaaaa!
    eulaliaaaa!

    11 years ago on Introduction

    I made this.  It works very well so I made two.  When lit, it gives off a very good smell.  Great job.

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    Arbitror
    Arbitror

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    It kind of smells like freshly baked apple pie.

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    clibanarius
    clibanarius

    11 years ago on Introduction

     Nifty idea! I had a little trouble with the apple snuffing out the candle, but just had to get the thing vented right. And it did give off a cidery smell!

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    Angel_7775
    Angel_7775

    11 years ago on Introduction

    I one time did this but with a potato and a real candle and the whole house ended up smelling like Hash browns : )

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    cutekitkat
    cutekitkat

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    that sounds really cool
    if you did it with apples ( soz that was a silly thing to "if") than it would smell of apples - halloweeny

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    awang8
    awang8

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    Well, there was a :) in the original post.

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    halolord
    halolord

    11 years ago on Introduction

    i like the idea 5/5 but your slide the writing dosent go with the picture speed the writing up maby but overall 5/5

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    Arbitror
    Arbitror

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    ?? You mean the instructions? Those are just instructions, the pictures aren't meant to be instructions. =/

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    GorillazMiko
    GorillazMiko

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Nicely done. Looks great especially if you want a small pumpkin. +5/5 stars.

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    Sylkhr
    Sylkhr

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Here's mine. It was hard to get a got picture with the flash.

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    shooby
    shooby

    12 years ago on Introduction

    I like it. I like it a lot. You know what would be unbelievable? A ghost tree halloween costume, and you could wear this as around your neck, like some ghoulish pendant. "The apple must not fall far from the treeeeeeeee"\\ Spooky, I know