18" Inch Shallow Drum - Lampshade Making Kit

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Design a lampshade to match your upholstery, curtains, wallpaper or any room theme.

Our kit makes you a professional 18"inch Drum Lampshade from the covering of your choice, that can be used as a Pendant (ceiling), or with a suitable table lamp. They will connect with UK and European Lampholders or Pendant Fittings and can also be used with US Harp & Finial fittings.

Lampshade Assembled Size
18" Diameter x 11" High  (measurements in inches)

How to make them
Easy to use, laminate your covering to the self-adhesive lampshade panel and follow the step-by-step instructions.

Video tutorial
If you would like to view our video tutorial click on the link below.

View the instructions
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What size will my covering need to be?
Your covering needs to be 58" Wide x 13" High (measurements in inches)  to cover the Stick-it panel supplied 

What type of lamp holders will fit this lampshade?
The frame is manufactured to fit European lamp holders, and a Converter/Reducer Adaptor plug is supplied fitted to reduce the aperture
so it can fit UK lamp holders. 

Lampholder Types
B22 Bayonet Cap  Lampholders (UK) -  Adaptor Fitted
E14 Edison Screw Lampholders  (EU)    Adaptor Fitted
E27 Edison Screw Lampholders  (EU)    Adaptor Removed
E26 Edison Screw Lampholders  (US)    Adaptor Removed

Harp & Finial Fittings
Use converting washers with the adaptor, place one underneath and one on top of the adapter to reduce the aperture further (see images).

What's in the box
1 x 18" inch Diameter Lampshade Ring, Epoxy Coated White
1 X 18" inch Diameter Fitter (Utility) UNO Ring, Epoxy Coated White
1 x Converter/Adapter fitting.
2 x Converting Washers.
1 x Stick-it panel with kiss cuts.
1 x 6 Yard Roll of Double-Sided Self-Adhesive Tape
1 x Rolled Edge Tool for finishing.

Lampshade Size 18" Diameter x 11" High  (measurements in inches)
Frames Manufactured from 9/64ths or 3.5mm Gauge Mild Steel Wire
Fitter UNO Frame has an aperture of 1 37/64 ″ inches or 40mm
Rings Epoxy Coated White (prevents oxidising)
Stick-it Panel Lining Colour White

Bulb Advice
We recommend the use of low energy bulbs with your lampshades. They use less energy and are cool to the touch, avoiding the problem of scorching shades and ceilings.

Our lampshade materials have been tested and passed the glow wire test carried out by the Lighting Association of the United Kingdom
Contact us for test certificates.

Box Dimensions
19.7" x 19.7" x 2.15 " inches 
500mm x 500mm x 55mm

30 Ounces
830 Grams

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EAN 5060327871429
Panel Size 1461mm x 309.4mm
Box 480mm x 500mm x 55mm
Ounces 30
Brand Needcraft
Weight 0.83kg