Lighting lamp

Published on March 10th, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Sandwich paper Regolit lamp

Sandwich paper Regolit lamp

Materials: Regolit shade, hot glue, sandwich paper

As many other hackers before me, I wanted to turn my cheap but boring Regolit shade into something special (and if my idea comes close to some other hack, that did not happen willfully!).

Sandwich paper Regolit lamp
Sandwich paper Regolit lamp
Sandwich paper Regolit lamp

How to:
I took randomly dragged pieces of sandwich papers, crumbled them and glued them onto the shade. It was only about one and a half hours but I love it every day!

Sandwich paper Regolit lamp

See more of the Regolit sandwich paper lamp.

~ Carolin

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Jules Yap

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11 Responses to Sandwich paper Regolit lamp

  1. Anonymous says:

    isnt the original lamp made of paper anyway? how does this hack make it a fire hazard?

  2. kamagra kaufen says:

    I like the original better, though, the idea is very interesting)

  3. Anonymous says:

    It’s no more of a fire hazard that the original lamp!

  4. Anonymous says:

    I think that AFHH stands for Another Fire Hazard Hack.

    • Carolin says:

      Thank you for the translation!
      I think it’s a good point, but since it’s never used for longer periods (it’s in my tiny hall), I guess it’s gonna be ok… nevertheless, good point.

  5. Anonymous says:

    I really like it. What is sandwich paper?

    • Carolin says:

      Sandwich paper is the thin, quite transparent paper you find in the area of aluminum foil and plastic wrap. It comes in rectangular pieces and is used to wrap sandwiches for lunch break etc… I used it for its transparency.

  6. Anonymous says:

    Hey guys… what are you talking about? Was that a nice comment? Would be happy to know since this is my hack ;)

  7. Anonymous says:

    Shouldn’t it be AFHH?

  8. Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous WTF is AFH?

  9. Anonymous says:


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