Intro: Tinplate Lamp Shade
This lamp shade is based on an existing lamp.
Material you need to make this lamp shade:
- Tinplate sheet to fit in all the segments (45 in total)-> See the segments outline plan! I used 0,18mm thick tinplate; Aluminium could work as well..
- 200 Bolts M3X4mm
- 200 Nuts M3
- 200 Washers M3
- Steel Cord (dia 2mm) for suspension
- Electrical Wire
- Lamp Fixture + Lamp
- Bending table if you don't have one you have to make one (See Picture)
- Metal drill bit 3mm + Drill
- Measurement Ruler
- Scratch needle