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Project by szczyglic posted 1533 days ago 1243 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Standing lamp I made of brazilian pine wood with intarsia of oak wood and some electrical parts. It is equipted with 2X60W Halogen Bulbs. Size is: H: 68”, base- 16”X16”. It is finished with clear polyurethane mat.
Thank you for looking.

-- Szczyglic - Krakow - Poland





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David "Lucky Dawg" Brown

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#1 posted 1533 days ago

too cool!
I need something like this next to my recliner!

-- dumpster diver delux

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richgreer

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#2 posted 1533 days ago

That’s a very interesting design.

Halogen bulbs put out a lot of heat. Are you concerned about a risk of fire with the halogen bulb so close to wood?

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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jcn

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#3 posted 1533 days ago

Very cool design. The wooden parts look almost missionary in design, but then the light fixture looks very modern, like something from The Jetsons. I love the look of knotty pine.

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szczyglic

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#4 posted 1533 days ago

Thank you for your concern Richgreer. It was under 24h continual ON test and – passed, no need to call “112”.

-- Szczyglic - Krakow - Poland

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#5 posted 1533 days ago

Nice design and work…..

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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gul

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#6 posted 1532 days ago

Awesome! How did you hide the wires?

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szczyglic

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#7 posted 1532 days ago

Quite easy Gul, in the base long drill will do the job in the vertical long part on its edge I made the groove with router 5/8” Dovetail Bit , hided in it dubleisulated wires and I made cover with selfaadhesive natural oak edge tape.

-- Szczyglic - Krakow - Poland

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