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More Old Light Bulb Action! Answered

Instructables users have inspired others yet again. Using LinuxH4x0r's Light Bulb Greenhouse and the dual homemade responses to the $650 Light Bulb Lamp--by bumpus and CYNICALifornia--as a starting point, Treehugger has added to the list of ways to reuse old incandescent light bulbs. Plenty of options to both make something useful and help protect the environment at the same time.

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Labot2001
Labot2001

12 years ago

Are those S&P shakers? I forget who said this originally (bumpus?), but lightbulbs are SO the new Altoid tins.

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bumpus
bumpus

Reply 12 years ago

yes that was me

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PKM
PKM

Reply 12 years ago

It's true. They are more easily available than Altoids tins, as well :)

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Tool Using Animal
Tool Using Animal

Reply 12 years ago

And you don't have to eat those horrible mints.

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Doctor What
Doctor What

12 years ago

I've been saving up lightbulbs, but I can't seem to get enough for the candelabra I want to build.

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tech-king
tech-king

Reply 12 years ago

lol. that MAY be fragile. plus, would it be wearable like in movies?

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Doctor What
Doctor What

Reply 12 years ago

We'll find out, just have a medic on standby.

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tech-king
tech-king

Reply 12 years ago

lol. and a good fire extinguisher. i nominate killerjackalop as beta tester.

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killerjackalope
killerjackalope

Reply 12 years ago

Oh great... I'd complain or something but i just have to get used to these things...

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Bran
Bran

12 years ago

I've got a project coming up dealing with bulbs....

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whatsisface
whatsisface

12 years ago

I already use a commercial pair of them in my house :-)