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    Not exactly home made but definitely modified

    Hi,
    Been struggling a bit with light on my drill press the old anglepoise lamp just too big and gets in the way.

    Then i spotted an annular LED device on Ebay that fits round the quill for a milling machine. That is when the "lightbulb" came on (pardon the pun )

    Amongst my collection of "spares" i have a defunct small security camera which had 35+ i/r leds in it (the camera bit has long since joined the great scrap heap in the sky ). the housing is still immaculate with a shade and is 12V powered.
    Not exactly home made but definitely modified-spotlamp-1.jpg
    Not exactly home made but definitely modified-spotlamp-2.jpg

    So 35+ 12V ultra-white leds later i will have a new small & neat spot lamp mounted on a very large bulldog paper holder to clamp on just about any bit of protruding machine :-)
    S & F
    Y-Geo

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    Thanks Y-geo! We've added your Spot Lamp to our Lighting category,
    as well as to your builder page: Y-geo's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:

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