Matchbook Flashlight

Introduction: Matchbook Flashlight

About: I like to do arts and crafts, spend a lot of time reading and just general playing around...! :P

This is a matchbook flashlight that I made with instructions from the book "Show Off: How To do Absolutely Everything One Step at a Time"  by Sarah Hines-Stephens and Bethany Mann.  Simple, but fun.  ;)  Would be good for a group project for Girl or Boy Scouts, etc.  It takes two LEDs that I cannibalized from a string of on-sale christmas lights, one matchbook cover, and one watch battery.  The watch battery is the expensive part.

Teacher Notes

Teachers! Did you use this instructable in your classroom?
Add a Teacher Note to share how you incorporated it into your lesson.

I Made It Photo Contest

Participated in the
I Made It Photo Contest

Be the First to Share

    Recommendations

    • Trash to Treasure Contest

      Trash to Treasure Contest
    • Rope & String Speed Challenge

      Rope & String Speed Challenge
    • Wearables Contest

      Wearables Contest

    3 Discussions

    0
    shaggydoo121
    shaggydoo121

    6 years ago

    This is too cool !!! I'm gonna make one right now !!

    0
    scoochmaroo
    scoochmaroo

    8 years ago on Introduction

    Matchbook flashlight - I love it!! Please show us how you did it!