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How-To: On-arm helper lights

How-To: On-arm helper lights


We talk about task lighting a lot, but I’ve never seen anything like these arm lights by Instructables user Ookseer. They’d make a good alternative to a headlamp when you don’t want to mess up your hair or want to continue bobbing your head to your music while doing detail work.

10 thoughts on “How-To: On-arm helper lights

  1. Ookseer says:

    I’d been struggling to come up with a better, descriptive name for these things. I think you got it!

    If anyone has any suggestions or improvements, please post ’em!

    1. Matthew says:

      How about ‘Bulbows’?

    2. Ken says:

      Goonie Bright-Lights? Ninja Peepers? Illuminelbows? Wrist-Rays? The Supinator-Illuminator?

      1. Ken says:

        Aurora Brachialis?

  2. says:

    haha it looks like something Iron Man might have on his suit. :D

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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