DIY Kitchen Island Lighting Part 2

Continuing from yesterday’s “DIY Kitchen Island Lighting” post, I don’t have much of an update tonight. My Sputnik XPS13 ultrabook took a dive today at work, so I didn’t have much time to work on the project; instead I spent it rebuilding my laptop. Apparently, updating Ubuntu 12.04 to 13.04, on a dual booted system, corrupts and wipes the NTFS partition for Windows. :/ Anyway, this post is about my DIY.

Paint dry on the bar, and chain slightly tacky, I ran the wiring through the grommeted holes. Remember, this was a blah steel yesterday.

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The wires sticking out the end are only temporary. This is how I will access and wire nut them together, before tucking everything back in.

Here, you can see the mostly assembled design.

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Note the one wire coming from the top. That will feed through the chain and into the job box.

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Added the chains and links. Now, just need to strip and connect all the wiring. Then, hang! I’m missing a lag eyelet, so need to grab that before final hanging.

Not sure when the final update will be, but I have a feeling a couple more days. Check Part 3 for more.

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