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.
2Make sure that the tray is clean.
3It should perfect fits to PVС flange.
4Cut a circle for the light bulb socket.
5Insert the circle into the PVC flange. Then insert the socket for the bulb.
6It 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.
7Insert the socket into the hole that was cut in the tray. Tighten the nut in place.
8Glue the outer and inner perimeter of the tray.
9Be 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.
10Connect the PVC pipe and the base of the lamp.
11Take 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..
12Cut out the white triangles. Will be very dusty! Protect your eyes and try to cover your mouth with a scarf.
13They 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.
14You need to process the edges with sandpaper. Everything is ready and can be put together
15Its diameter is 95mm. It is great for d100mm pipe. The lamp does not heat up and it will not damage the PVC pipe.