Make kerosene lamp and lanterns

Make kerosene lamp and lanterns

Sconce0Jake writes “I make kerosene lamps from old electrical lamp parts. Much of the hardware in today’s electric lamps is actually descended from the days of kerosene and gas, the ubiquitous 3/8″ threaded rod for instance. It’s amazing how genuinely useful a good kerosene lamp is, it’s oh so easy to imagine a steampunk future where Mr. Edison’s electric light never came to be!” Link.

2 thoughts on “Make kerosene lamp and lanterns

  1. vonSlatt says:

    Hey ho,

    My page about the making and repair of kerosene lamps” has been incorporated into my new website The Steampunk Workshop

    Jake.

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