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How I made #11: Floor Lamp with LED Light

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Blog entry by WoodenWorldDenic posted 10-26-2018 12:23 PM 581 reads 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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It all started by asking myself how to use a walnut board with a natural edge, which left from some other project. I wanted to put a plexiglas between two such boards, but I later changed my mind and decided to use only one board, because it seemed visually to me more tempting. For the light source I used a LED strip that illuminates the side of the plexiglass, giving an interesting visual effect. The ability to adjust the intensity and color of the light is convenient for obtaining the appropriate ambient conditions.
How the production process was going on, you can look at the video Floor lamp with LED light
If you like this video, I’d love to sign in to my YouTube channel.
Thank you.

-- http://www.WoodenWorlDenic.com; https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIdP7-IdkxGyrcXl8dzPRRw



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#1 posted 10-26-2018 05:19 PM

A very pretty, unique, and useful addition to any room.

Very well done!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#2 posted 10-28-2018 01:13 AM

Another idea I will shamelessly steal!

Although I am thinking about art-deco-ish wall sconces for my living room wall. I will have to dream on this for a while…

Nice work!

-- "Find out what you cannot do and then go do it!"

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#3 posted 10-29-2018 08:58 AM

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#4 posted 10-30-2018 12:53 AM

Very nice! Do you have a link to your source for the LED?

-- Andy - Seattle USA

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#5 posted 10-31-2018 08:11 AM

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#6 posted 11-01-2018 02:19 AM

If you changed this to a warm light, I reckon that it would be very awesome in the garden to light up the lawn or your walkway! It’s a very interesting project that I’m eager to try my hand at!

-- Thomas Maloney @ http://supercheapselfstorage.com.au/facilities/brisbane/

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