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30+ Creative Ways of Reusing Old Vintage Glass Insulators

Glass insulators were first produced in the 1850s for telegraph lines, then for telephone and power transmission lines insulated from the wooden poles that held them up. They had to insulate the wire from the wood and for this they are made from glass, porcelain or composite polymer materials (non c…

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Insulators color chart I kinda want to find these and collect because I love colored glass and the story behind them is pure Americana...very cool.

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Antique Glass Insulator Coat Rack Shelf

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Solar light made from old glass insulator. Every idea I think of I find someone else who already did it. But I need to try this one.

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