The $5 Vintage Fan Project via /r/DIY

Turn a $5 vintage fan into a function piece of satisfying utility that looks good in any room!

This is upcycling at its best. For $5, this OP bought a dank looking vintage fan, but by doing a little of the following —

“I removed the logos and soaked the guards in vinegar for 12 hours. They were rusty as hell. It took quite a bit of scrubbing but I got them in pretty- good- enough- shape for my liking.”

…he created a good looking fan that would go for 10 times the price. Let this be your diy inspiration and upcycle something today.

The $5 Vintage Fan Project Before

And after…

vintage fan


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