Recycle Old Light Bulb

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Introduction: Recycle Old Light Bulb

How to make ship in to old light bulb

Step 1: Bulb Prepare

Cut bulb and remove wolfram with filament

Step 2: Mast

Make a mast from toothpick and agraffe.

Step 3: Hulk and Mast

Make hulk from cork or other materials, and pick the mast.

Step 4: Ship Details

Add ship details: sail, rope, etc.

Step 5: Hot Glue

Make water imitation from hot blue glue.

Step 6:

Fold mast and put ship in to the bulb.

Step 7: Set Pole

Set mast with toothpick.

Step 8: Glue

stick together glass with bulb screw.

Step 9: Finish

Make "bulb holder" and fasten.

Good Luck

Sorry my English

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    145 Comments

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    Ma Barley
    Ma Barley

    12 years ago on Introduction

    BE CAREFUL with the "energy saving bulbs"! The gases in them are dangerous if broken!

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    minipancho94
    minipancho94

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    with the dangerous gases in soe bulbs you should be safe in a well ventilated area as long as you dont huff the gasses there isnt enough to affect you but yea dont open them indoors just to be safe

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    Ma Barley
    Ma Barley

    Reply 2 years ago

    Thank you, very cute idea.

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    bhscolleen
    bhscolleen

    3 years ago on Step 9

    This way cool and I find your English charming.

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    NMjack2000
    NMjack2000

    3 years ago

    I came up with an idea to build a glass light bulb ship in a bulb. And see there are already others doing it now.

    Well may try a lighthouse in a light bulb.

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    twopussez
    twopussez

    7 years ago on Introduction

    Very neat. I have a big heap of used lightbulbs in my kitchen, I'll be able to create the Spanish Armada :)

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    samando
    samando

    12 years ago on Introduction

    try doing this with an energy saving bulb... heh, heh, heh...

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    redpepper237
    redpepper237

    8 years ago on Introduction

    awwww so cute but so coooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooL

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    Mattrox
    Mattrox

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Been wondering what to do with the cork I have lying around. Thanks!

    Thanks for the idea and the pictures:

    We have made ​​a compilation of the top 20 ideas for recycling a bulb. Yours is in that collection because it is beautiful.

    You can view at:

    http://bit.ly/hzSG9V

    Greetings

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    moosofa
    moosofa

    11 years ago on Step 7

    where did you find such thick toothpicks? bamboo skewers are too thick and solid for me to poke through it and the toothpicks i have seem too flimsy :(