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A designer wall lamp in folded aluminum

A designer wall lamp in folded aluminum


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Aluminum is an exceptional metal… At the same time light, of an extreme resistance to heat, it is in addition very malleable and with its silver side, it reflects light perfectly. It is therefore the ideal partner for creating a lamp, which in a few easy steps, will become designer lighting. Completion time : 2h00 Indicative cost : 14.80 euros Necessary material : 1 aluminum sheet 0.5mm, 66 x 30 cm = 7 euros 1 electrical system = 3 euros 1 metal socket with fixing nut = 2.90 euros 1 bulb = 1.90 euros Step 1: Create the support - Draw a semicircle on the top of the sheet using a plate. - Cut with shears along the route. - Draw a parallel line 15 cm from the right edge. - On this line, weaken the sheet with a scalpel then fold the sheet, by hand, at right angles. - Mark the location of the hook 3 cm from the rounded edge and centered in the middle of the sheet. - Drill a hole on this mark. - Take two marks 7.5 cm from the right edge. - Draw a line and, in the center, mark the location of the socket - Drill a hole on this mark. Step 2: Highlight - Remove the bush. - Pass the electric cable inside the hole. - Connect the two electric wires to the domino. - Refit the socket. - Screw the nut. - Place a light bulb. Decoration idea: For a contemporary 100% decorative entrance, place a galvanized square mirror above a console and hang a designer wall lamp on each side.