LumberJocks

Magnetic Light Base

  • Advertise with us
Project by deeman posted 04-05-2013 05:03 PM 967 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I never have enough light on my band saw so I made this magnetic light base for my band saw. The light came from IKEA and the magnet came from ACE Hardware. Thanks to Alan Stratton from As Wood Turns for the Plans. The base is maple and cherry.

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!





5 comments so far

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

14947 posts in 1846 days


#1 posted 04-05-2013 05:08 PM

I like it, Well done and a great fix.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View Roger's profile

Roger

14608 posts in 1461 days


#2 posted 04-05-2013 11:39 PM

Let there be light. Gr8 idea

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View Hawaiilad's profile

Hawaiilad

2009 posts in 1678 days


#3 posted 04-06-2013 01:00 AM

Great build. I have seen something like this before, but I like yours much better.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

View Edwardnorton's profile

Edwardnorton

62 posts in 584 days


#4 posted 04-06-2013 11:00 PM

Nice job! I done something similar to this but I used the lamp holders from a 3 light pole lamp and I permanently mounted a light to my scroll saw and drill press also.

-- EdwardNorton

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11236 posts in 833 days


#5 posted 04-09-2013 01:58 PM

Cool idea! Like the shape of the base and the beautiful wood choice. Great job!

—www.sawblade.com

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