Light in the Night: LED Streetlights

Street lights are now ubiquitous, light at night in some countries large highways. But where do they come from? And who snaps when on and off?

When were lanterns invented?

Formerly, as now served streetlights to the improving security in public places. In order not to stumble in cities on stock sinister ways, you lit in ancient times the streets with specially established lanterns. Fast forward well into modern times, one can observe how the fuels changed within a relatively short time: Have to mid-19th century still mainly walnuts and rapeseed oil used to power the streetlights, rose the larger cities then on gas lighting by The gas was of central gasworks led to the lanterns and burned there. The first permanent electric street lighting in Germany was taken in June 1882 in Nuremberg in operation and a short time later, in September, Berlin also moved to. But that gas lighting was far from sold: Until after the 2nd World War many places lit their streets with gas which provide well proven available and technologically was and also for a very unique light ambience ensures.

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NexTorch Flashlights

Do not underestimate the importance of a robust lamp among your gear! It can be crucial in camping, hiking, hunting, or any other situation where your visual acuity improved. Whether you need a headlamp, flashlight, table lamp, batteries or accessories, we have the best equipment and the best brands; NexTorch is used by the Chinese police, Savotta is a well-developed and reputable Finnish brand with many years of experience in outdoor equipment, LED LENSER specializes in LED lighting, and then there Gerber, designed in collaboration with none other than Bear Grylls – and it says the themselves the benefits which lies therein. Take a look inside our range and become turned on a lamp that fits your needs.

Please check our wide range of Rod and mini lights – with price guarantee

Having a good light on the road is alpha-omega on a survival trip. It is good to have on hand when darkness falls, the tent must be set up to look for firewood in a dense forest or you have to write the work in the tent after dark. The site offers all kinds of torches and mini lights for the best price, and they are obviously all in topgennemtænkt quality and the best materials. We offer brands such as Savotta, NexTorch, Gerber – Bear Grylls and LED LENSER. All developed top-quality aluminum, all are water resistant and because they are all with LED lights, giving the maximum burning time, so you can think of anything else.

The hands-free solution: find your new headlamp

With a headlamp you have great opportunities to go more thorough approach and streamline your work since you have both hands free. A headlamp is perfect for example if you must chop wood, run, cook, clean the wound, make a dressing etc. We have several brands of headlamps: Petzl, Silva Life Systems, NexTorch and Gerber – Bear Grylls. All our headlamps are obviously top-quality, long-lasting battery life, as they are with LED lights. Most models from Petzl has red rocker clear front glass makes it easy to switch between white and red light – a great feature if you need to work long hours in the dark, while the red light is easier on the eyes to work with.

Cheap table lamps for real camp atmosphere

We have the best, cheapest and coolest gear in table lamps and lanterns, and we are able to deliver several kinds of energy; kerosene lamps, LED and solar lamps. Of the German reputable brand Feuerhand we present various models which are all kerosene lamps. Feuerhands kerosene lamps has been produced by the same principle the last 100 years, which makes the product extremely reliable and quality safely. Feuerhand gives you the real caravan or friluftstemning with their very pleasant light. Would you like to have more light in the camp, and one more to the energy-saving LED lights, we can present both LuminAID and Savotta; Savotta Camping Lamp is powered on the 4 included AA batteries and with LED light bulb, you are guaranteed a really bright light and long hours of burning time, while providing the original atmosphere of the camp and coziness. LuminAID is high-tech solar-powered, and therefore you do not think of batteries or other accessories. It’s just going to lie it out in the sun all day long (or hang it on the back of the pack), and then it charged and ready for use.

DIY LED Strip Light Projects

Stripes are always in fashion. Sometimes appear thinner, wider, in vibrant colors, but they’re always there. I love how they have been used as a background or even complete works of art, but have you seen the price? I saw a video of a girl teaches you exactly how to make a picture with gradient stripes, changing color gradually, and I made mine.

Step by step

In the beginning, I doubted my ability, but after the first stripe I’ve lost the fear. To get a sense, took about seven minutes to complete the picture. The video shows the step by step right in less than 3 minutes.

The materials are inexpensive and easy to find.

  • Acrylic paint in two colors (each R$2,10)
  • Canvas 30x30cm (R$5,800)
  • Brush your preference

Then just start with the darker color and go by mixing a little lighter color each stripe. I felt an artist to view my art for ready!

Cool design for a late afternoon, right? If you decide to create your work of art, post on Instagram with the hashtag.