Intro: Lancia Lybra Engine Crankshaft Table Lamp DIY
From another project (not yet published) I have crankshatf from Lancia Lybra (Italian car).
So I made table lamp.
Step 1: What You Need
2. pipe clip (pic.2)
3. another table lamp - donor parts
5. nuts and bolts
7. clear paint
8. some metal parts
tools: angle grinder, drill with metal brush, screwdriver
and the most importanat: time for working, photographing and translation
Cut off unwanted parts from crankshaft.
To the base glue a piece of felt (its secure table from scratches).
Clean the rust from crankshaft- using the drill with steel brush.
Paint with transparent varnish (paint).
Step 3: Mounting Bulb Holder
Mount pipe clips to the crankshaft.
Dissasemble table lamp - donor parts and mount on the crankshaft what you need parts (pipe clips, bulb holder).
Step 4: Finish
Install light bulb, lamp shade, electric cable.
Check the lamp.
In the free spaces on the crancshaft (piston position) you can place book, cell phone, gadgeds, etc.