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DIY Steampunk Industrial Pipe Oil Lamp

The steampunk style is not one of the most well known in terms of interior design. Maybe that’s because many of us don’t even know which are the basic details that define this concept.Do you know what a steampunk lamp oil looks like? Well, the concept of burning your midnight oil on brass pipes will surely ignite your imagination!

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In this technologically sophisticated world, relics of the past are making a comeback. This time around – these relics come with a playful twist of history and anachronistic elements.

A flickering flame light certainly hints of an ancient object, but to see those flames sitting on gold-colored metal pipes will be mostly reminiscent of the 1900s. What an amazing combination!


I use a combustible mixture: Paraffin oil, smell and smoke free, slow-burning, non-flammable (flash point at 85° C)The valve is filled with glue, you never in its life can not open, even the biggest key what you can find (This is for those who are afraid someone will open the valve.