Iron Pipe Lamp Diy
Tightening the pipes together for the lamp to be as symmetric as possible.
Iron pipe lamp diy. I think this diy lamp has a cool steampunk style and it took me around 1 hour to put it together. It s just the way they look. Other examples of diy pipe lamps. It s made from lengths of steel pipe and fittings a light kit and a light bulb all readily available at your local home depot store.
After that razors are just a few bucks a month. We ll need to thread the lamp cord through the pipe fixture and so it s necessary to cut the cord away from the plug and switch. Begin by removing all the stickers and tape from the pipe parts and cleaning them with mineral spirits or citrus based cleaner. Here our lamps feet are angled outward and laying flat.
The galvanized pipe is only screwed together no adhesive used and can be turned to form different shapes and angles according to your liking. We are going to show you some steampunk and industrial handmade pipe lamp ideas that you are going to fall in love with at first sight. Recap of pipe lamp diy project. 6 open the rotary switch and note how the fixture works.
Thread four of the x 6 in. Black iron pipe connectors into the black iron pipe cross so that it looks like an x when you are finished. It will take less for you but i was taking pictures and video use your creative mind and mix and match different lengths of black iron pipes elbows unions and tees. Black iron pipe unions to the end of each x 6 in.
After i finished assembling everything i noticed that my hands were as dark as night. Soldering iron optional a. Guide the rest of the cord through the pipe keeping it away from the sharp pipe edges and then thread the nipple into the tee. This will stabilize the base.
Soap didn t completely do the trick and i was a bit scared that every time i would touch the lamp my hands will get dirty. This cool easy to make pipe lamp will create a trendy look for your desk or table. At first sight they seem immensely complicated but once you realize that most of these lamps are made of steel pipes with simple joints you are going to feel your jaw hitting the floor. 5 then just assemble all the pipe lamp parts as desired threading the cord through where necessary.
I made this industrial looking lamp from black iron pipe parts and fittings a simple lamp socket and some scrap piece of reclaimed wood this easy to. Massive rustic wooden beam. It s just the way they look. Guide the cord through the flange in this same manner and thread the flange onto the pipe nipple.
Here is our diy pipe lamp with the 90 degree feet pipe angled down. Step 2 screw on in.