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Project by Zipsss posted 07-19-2012 12:48 PM 2410 views 27 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made of left over white oak floor boards and 60’s glass.

-- Zipsss

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#1 posted 07-19-2012 12:51 PM


-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#2 posted 07-19-2012 12:57 PM

Very nice.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#3 posted 07-19-2012 12:58 PM

That’s beautiful Ze’ev A great design.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 07-19-2012 01:47 PM

Now thats pretty cool!

-- Ethan, CT: Check out my Small Business at & also follow me on twitter

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#5 posted 07-19-2012 02:09 PM

I like this lamp a very nice job.

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 07-19-2012 03:06 PM

Wow, Ze’ev, that’s a winner, for sure.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 07-19-2012 04:25 PM

So nice …thanks for the “lit” photos as well : )
Added to my favorites.

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#8 posted 07-19-2012 05:03 PM

What a bright idea ! It looks good and appears very functional !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#9 posted 07-19-2012 06:40 PM

A very nice looking lamp. Great job on that one

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#10 posted 07-19-2012 06:54 PM

Nice. Has an Arts & Crafts style to it. I would have used rice paper on the side panels to diffuse the light maybe and keep the top the way you have it so the heat can escape.

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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#11 posted 07-19-2012 07:37 PM

Excellent design and workmanship, looks fantastic.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#12 posted 07-20-2012 12:37 PM

Thank you for the nice comments. Lee and Karson: miss you guys, we should get together again. The design was adapted from PopWoodworker. I enjoy recycling working material, and the option of using glass was base in the fact that I had it in my “stuff” pile and it fits with the style. The lamp is a CFL low wattage so the heat emission is minimal.

-- Zipsss

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#13 posted 07-27-2012 02:49 AM

Interesting… looks similar to my lantern night lights. I’ve thought about putting a glass panel in the top of mine.

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