Cheap street lights

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Cheap street lights

Postby jus » Sun Sep 04, 2011 11:15 am

Rediscovered this from the web site article section of the forum.

viewtopic.php?f=24&t=25980

Which shows how to make some cheap street lights. I've had a go, but with a few modifications due to cost etc.

Using some 3V parasol lights from a pound shop, I stripped out the bulbs and used them instead. I also used the brass tube as one feed, as I mentioned in my post on the forum.

Total cost for the materials
£3.80 for tube
£2.50 for rivets
£1.00 for lights

Using 100mm lengths for each light gives a cost per light of less than 70p
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Re: Cheap street lights

Postby B@rney » Sat Sep 10, 2011 10:11 pm

hmmm inteestung


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