Build the BandBlinder – Stage lights on the cheap
The goal of this project was to help out a friend’s band by making a lighting kit for their shows that didn’t cost the $150+ dollars that a normal light kit costs. It also helps out a lot when I record their concerts to make sure the lighting isn’t too dim. The setup I wound up with has three dimmable color lights that can be clamped onto whatever stand you wish. You could easily expand out this setup to use however many lights you need though.
The materials for this project can almost all be found at your local hardware store.
2x New Work (plastic) electrical gang boxes (the blue boxes your wall outlets are mounted into.)
3x Wall outlet dimmer switches (you can use the dial or slider type, I prefer sliders since you can contr…
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