How to make a fantastic looking retro steam punk style battery powered lamp from parts from an old valve radio system!
All the steps for this are detailed in this instructable. There are two YouTube videos included from my channel so you can see how effective this looks and how easy it is to make. I'm sure you will put your own spin on this project. The wiring is very simple.
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所有步驟會在這裡詳細說明。我在YouTube視頻中分成二段影片，因此您可以看到它的效果如何，以及它的作法有多麼簡單。 我相信你將會用自己的方式來詮釋這個企劃。 它的接線是非常簡單。
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Step 1: Salvage the Parts 零件廢物利用
Open the case and remove the valves and the coils from the vintage radio!
Step 2: Design Your Lamp
Cut up a block of wood to mount the lighting, batteries and valves.
Place the lights and valves where they are most appealing to the eye. Make sure the LEDs are close to the valves to it looks like the valves are turned on when everything is lit up!
Step 3: Drill Holes and Fit Parts 鑽孔和安裝零件
Drill appropriate holes for the valves and LEDs, and glue the parts in place in preparation for wiring.
Step 4: Start Wiring 開始配線
Once all the parts are fitted, start wiring the circuit with your soldering iron. The attached schematic is an example of how my circuit works.
Step 5: Finishing the Design 完成設計
Wrap insulation tape on the batteries and over the cables & connections to shield them from possible short circuits.
Use linseed oil to make the wood grain standout like a french polish!
Step 6: Wrapping and Decorating
Wrap copper wire, fit coils and decorate your lamp using hot-glue and parts from your old valve radio! Make it look beautiful and interesting!