How to Make PVC Pipe Lamp with Your Own Hands


This article explains how a lighting project. The finished product is a lamp made of PVC pipe lamp with RGB backlight and a Bluetooth speaker.

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Make sure that the tray is clean.

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It should perfect fits to PVС flange.

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Cut a circle for the light bulb socket.

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Insert the circle into the PVC flange. Then insert the socket for the bulb.

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It includes: cord set, switch, push-through socket and socket shell. These can be found at most hardware stores. Note that it's possible to purchase the pieces separately, but buying them together will ensure a better fit.

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Insert the socket into the hole that was cut in the tray. Tighten the nut in place.

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Glue the outer and inner perimeter of the tray.

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Be very careful! To avoid electric shock, do not plug into an outlet until the bulb is screwed in. Insert the bulb and check whether it works or not.

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Connect the PVC pipe and the base of the lamp.

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Take the duct tape. Drawing can be anything you want. First, make a circle at the base. Cut off pieces of duct tape and glue them so that you have obtained triangles. Don't make the triangles too small. They're much harder to cut..

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Cut out the white triangles. Will be very dusty! Protect your eyes and try to cover your mouth with a scarf.

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They do not heat the PVC pipe when sawing. And you can choose the size of the disk convenient for you. It is more convenient to cut a large disk.

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You need to process the edges with sandpaper. Everything is ready and can be put together

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Its diameter is 95mm. It is great for d100mm pipe. The lamp does not heat up and it will not damage the PVC pipe.