How to Build an Impressive Darth Vader Log Burner From a Gas Bottle

Last Updated on September 20, 2022 by teamobn

Darth Vader Log Burner
Darth Vader Log Burner

Log burners are the perfect way to enjoy a cozy night, and they also make a great addition to any adventure-themed decor. They give any room a warm, inviting feeling, and they’re also a great way to add a touch of rustic charm.

Whether you’re looking to add a bit of ambience to your home or you’re planning your next big camping trip, log burners are a great way to go. They’re easy to use and they add a touch of class to any setting.

Darth Vader Log Burner

The “Star Wars” movies have endured for decades. In fact, the franchise has become one of cinema’s most iconic series. And no character in the franchise is as iconic as Darth Vader! Whether you’re a die-hard fan of the movies or someone who’s just casually interested, it’s impossible to deny the impact that Vader has had.

Star Wars fan or not, we believe this is one of the most impressive DIY log burners out there. This remarkable project is fit for any Star Wars fan – or anyone who appreciates an impressive feat of DIY. It’s clear a lot of time, effort and imagination went into this project, and we think it’s simply amazing. Do you agree?

Using an empty gas tank and some scrap iron metal, this DIYer skillfully made his personalised log burner. If you are into metalworking projects, why not give this upcycled gas tank a try with your favourite character?

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You’ll need these materials:

  • Gas Bottle/Tank
  • Iron Scrap
  • Machine Screws
  • Spray Paint
  • Masking Tape
  • Clippers (to hold parts in place)

And these tools:

  • Marker
  • Drill
  • Angle Grinder with Cutting Discs
  • Welding Machine

Steps to build a Darth Vader log burner from a gas bottle

Darth Vader Log Burner

Find an empty gas tank in the middle of nowhere. Carefully remove the tap and start filling it up with water. As the water starts to displace the leftover gas, you can start to scribble on your design. Make sure to go big and be creative – this is your chance to make a real statement!

Darth Vader Log Burner

For this project, you’ll need to gather up all your scrap bits and pieces to use for the detailing. Once you have everything you need, it’s time to get creative and start bringing your Darth Vader log burner to life.

This is a fun project that’s sure to impress your friends and family. So get started today and let your inner Sith Lord shine through!

Darth Vader Log Burner

I like to use masking tape to hold my bits in place. I marked out where the hinge would go, drilled and tapped with a 4mm tape and attached the hinge using 4x10mm machine screws. I find it easier to drill, tap and attach the hinge while the bottle is still intact.

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Darth Vader Log Burner



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