Industrial Style Lamp from a Vintage Drill Press

October 12th, 2013 in member junk     
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Using a vintage drill press, a lamp kit, and parts from an old can light, I created this industrial style lamp.  This was an experiment and I am looking for some feedback.


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, metal, industrial, study, office, lamp

Comments (3)

gadgetsponge writes: Great design! I would replace the pole with a much taller one and make it a floor lamp for reading or just accent. Give it a good, heavy base from something else. Posted: 6:11 pm on October 20th
MakinItHappen writes: This is really cute. I'm glad you left the lever and turning knobs on there. It looks like you could use it to spotlight a prized find sitting on the base, too. Cool! Posted: 12:04 pm on October 13th
ArtsDesire writes: I love the industrial look. I think it could also look cool with the whole thing painted one color, like an aqua blue or green. It looks like the top part can be made higher, which is a great feature. Two thumbs up!! Posted: 8:35 am on October 13th
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