How To: Make a powerful flashlight

Make a powerful flashlight

Kipkay shows you how to make a powerful flashlight for under ten dollars. To finish the flashlight off you can paint it with black satin paint.

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I tried this, the batteries alone were $10 each,the light bulb is from a 6 cell maglite & it melted the plastic reflector in the flashlight, dont waste your money!

Mine melted too! I don't know where to find a metal reflector.

Try this...... instead of trying to find a metal reflector, reduce the the batteries to 2 & cut a bolt to the size of the 3rd battery & wrap it with tape. it wont be as powerful but it is still a bright light.

Why not use LEDs?

Each Battery costs around $10. $30 in batteries alone.

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