LumberJocks

Light fixture

  • Advertise with us
Project by Richard posted 06-07-2010 01:08 AM 1468 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a simple light fixture I put together. I mounted a fluorescent strip fixture to the wall. I then made the box out of Black Walnut and mounted it to the wall with some L brackets. I placed some frosted glass in to trim it out. Thanks for looking.





6 comments so far

View Bearpie's profile

Bearpie

2587 posts in 1675 days


#1 posted 06-07-2010 01:27 AM

Nice mood setter.

Erwin

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11659 posts in 2345 days


#2 posted 06-07-2010 02:13 AM

Nice piece of Walnut you chose and a great lighting system : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View Knothead62's profile

Knothead62

2364 posts in 1618 days


#3 posted 06-07-2010 02:35 AM

Nice light fixture! How did you wire it???

View Jonathan's profile

Jonathan

2605 posts in 1707 days


#4 posted 06-07-2010 04:41 PM

Great job turning such a utilitarian and mundane fixture into something that’s actually nice to look at! It also looks like it diffuses the light well.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112103 posts in 2234 days


#5 posted 06-07-2010 04:47 PM

A classic look well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Richard's profile

Richard

112 posts in 2072 days


#6 posted 06-08-2010 02:29 AM

Thanks for the comments. knothead: I was replacing an existing light fixture so the wiring was already there. If the power was not there I would have just fished it in the wall. Now granted I do electrical work to pay for my woodworking habit so my estimation of the difficulty may be a bit skewed.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase