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Blog entry by Grumpy posted 07-28-2012 11:10 PM 1526 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

How’s this for ingenuity!.

http://www.wimp.com/lightenup/

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python



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crashn

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#1 posted 07-29-2012 01:01 AM

very nice idea!

-- Crashn - the only thing I make more of than sawdust is mistakes

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#2 posted 07-29-2012 02:10 AM

That is really a cool idea, Tony. It is like the Solar Tubes they sell commercially only they made it from basic material.Tthat water in the bottle amplifies the light for them and spreads it around the room. Very Cool. thanks for sharing!!...............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 07-29-2012 02:22 AM

Jim. I think it’s a brilliant idea. I was in Lombok Indonesia this Month and it’s really an eye opener how they live and the conditions they put up with but they all have a smile on their face. This is a great cost effective idea.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#4 posted 07-29-2012 10:37 AM

What a brilliant yet super simple idea Tony, I’ll give serious thought to fitting a few in my shed.

-- Harry, Western Australia

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#5 posted 07-29-2012 01:42 PM

That’s quite an amazing idea and so simple but helpful to those people. Thanks, Grumpy.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 07-29-2012 01:49 PM

Thanks for sharing this great idea Grump.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#7 posted 07-30-2012 01:50 AM

What a great innovation! Thanks for posting this. It is always humbling to be reminded “how the rest of the world lives”.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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