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Live edge light fixture

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Project by Cabman334 posted 05-17-2018 09:38 PM 666 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son was given this rather unremarkable live edge board by a friend, and he decided to make it into a light fixture for his dining room. He cleaned it up and we experimented with a little dye and some pigment stain and the color came out great. We then epoxied black rubber weatherproof bulb sockets into the holes and added Vintage Edison style bulbs. He then had an idea to add three puck style LED lights to the top. They can randomly change colors or you can choose your particular mood. 3/4” black pipe attaches the board to the ceiling.





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majuvla

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#1 posted 05-18-2018 05:54 AM

That’s realy cool way to use it. I like those retro lamps too.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 05-18-2018 02:20 PM

These are very creative light fixtures. Nice work!

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

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