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How To Make A Homemade Flashlight

There are a lot of things that we should have in our home in case of emergencies and we should know that it is important that we should be able to have a flashlight as we would need it when it would get dark, learning how to create a flashlight can be convenient especially if you would not have any around. Creating a flashlight from the materials that you are able to use would surely be interesting, you would be able to use it during emergency situations or your could do it as an activity that you could do together with your children so that you would be able to have a some activities to bond with each other. A homemade flashlight would cost you a lot less as you would buy the parts needed separately, you would be able to save a lot of money and it would also be able to help you learn how to invent new things. You would be able to but all of the materials that you would need for a homemade flashlight at a dollar store or any kind of convenient store that would be near your area that is why it would surely be easy for you to find the materials that you are going to need for your project. Make sure that you are able to get the materials that would have the capacity that would be appropriate for your flashlight, it is important that you should have batteries, light bulbs, copper wires, electrical tapes and a toilet paper roll in order to make your flashlight.

You need to attach the copper wire at the negative ends of the battery using an electrical tape and you would need to insert them in the toilet paper roll, it is important that you should have batteries that would properly fit and not be too loose on your toilet paper roll so that you would not have any problems later on. It can be a lot of a problem if the batteries or wires would be lose when you would close the bottom end with the tape that is why it is important that you should be able to properly secure them beforehand so that you would not need to reopen it again. The last part in creating a homemade flash light is to attach the light bulb in the toilet paper roll with the batteries inside of them, it is important that the batteries would be able to properly attach to the tip of the light bulb and it is also important that you should have the copper wire that is attached to the bottom to be able to have its opposite end to reach the silver part of the light bulb as it is what would make it light up when it would be attached to it.