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When the days are getting shorter

When the days are getting shorter

…begin the ‘fightback’ with some cool garden lighting (no cabling required!). The days are getting shorter, but this doesn’t automatically mean that you can’t sit out in the evening and have a nice glass of...
Salt water battery lights LED

Salt water battery lights LED

In my previous post I made a battery of nails, copper wire and vinegar. This time I used salted water and 12 bottle caps instead of 9 to make a salt water battery and guess what, the LED burns as brightly as with the vinegar! You can also...
DIY vinegar battery lights LED for several days

DIY vinegar battery lights LED for ...

Always wanted to make your own battery? Home brew electricity! Maybe you already heard about salt water batteries made from sea water, but this is something you can easily do at home in a few minutes. This homemade vinegar battery is based...
Mason jar light: remake an old solar garden lantern into a Sun Jar!

Mason jar light: remake an old sola...

So a while back you bought a solar lantern (maybe like the one I have, a SOLIG Solar Powered Globe from IKEA) which you hung on some branch. Nice! It did its job excellent but after a year or two the lantern looked like it had its best...
Bottle lights from plastic bottles

Bottle lights from plastic bottles

A Liter of Light (Isang Litrong Liwanag) is an incredible project which aims to bring eco-friendly and cheap bottle lights -also called solar bottle bulbs- to disprivileged communities and millions of people who live in the dark. This...
Solar fairy lights and how to repair them

Solar fairy lights and how to repai...

You know IKEA had some time ago very nice solar lights for outside. I bought a couple of those fairy lights. Inside are LEDs and they give pretty good light I must say… Don’t forget to put the panels in the sun. I did…....