DIY Lamp Made From Recycled Materials (battery Powered)

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How to make a simple battery powered lamp from recycled materials.

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Step 1: How to Make Your Own Battery Powered Lamp

... using recycled materials everyone can find in their home!

All you need is:

- a jar

- wires (to connect the light bulb with the batteries and the switch)

- a light bulb

- batteries (with the same voltage as your light bulb)

- an on/off switch

- a small box to hide the batteries (which will also be the base of your lamp)

- scissors (or a knife), tape and glue

You can see the detailed process in the video.

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    2 years ago

    These are pretty, great reuse of materials!

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