Airplane solar light pole in Thailand


Light poles are somewhat scarce here in the Kingdom, particularly around residential areas where they are needed the most.

This Thai man decided to take the solution in his own hands and created an airplane shaped solar light pole for his house using less than ฿285 (~USD9). He and his creation instantly went viral with many netizens now asking where they can get one.

Here’s the details of the DIY airplane light pole and what the netizens are saying about the man behind the creation.

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Thai man makes airplane solar light pole under $9


Facebook user, Na-ek Wichaprom shared pictures of this airplane light pole creation that he made with only a budget of ฿285 (~USD9) on 12th June 2021.

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The airplane light pole is installed in front of the man’s house.
Image credit:ณเอก วิชาพรหม

The airplane light pole is powered by solar energy and uses white LED lights that are bright enough to keep you from scrambling in the dark.

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Image credit: ณเอก วิชาพรหม

The post received 2,000 shares within a day with many netizens coming in to give a comment.


Netizens throw in praises and orders


Not only is the post swarmed with likes, it is also receiving many comments that are praising on the creative design of the model.

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Screenshot: ณเอก วิชาพรหม

Translation: I admire your creativity. Would love to see some dinosaur designs. I think it will definitely become a hit. I’m supporting you!

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Screenshot: ณเอก วิชาพรหม

Translation: Just ฿200 and it comes with wheels.

Several netizens are also impressed with the results of such a budget-friendly project.

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Screenshot: ณเอก วิชาพรหม

Translation: I’m amazed. So beautiful and so cheap!

The creation has also got many asking where they could order for one.

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Screenshot: ณเอก วิชาพรหม

Translation: Where can I get one?!

This netizen is even inspired to get up and make one of his own.

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Screenshot: ณเอก วิชาพรหม

Translation: My son will be looking for his airplane toy because I’m going to use it make one!


Open for visit


You may be happy to hear that Mr. Wichaprom is going to make his airplane light pole an attraction for when the pandemic is over.

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Image credit: ณเอก วิชาพรหม

So, head over to get a look of this viral creation IRL while getting another backdrop for the IG.


Fun turns business


Mr. Wichaprom definitely deserves applause for executing a creation as tricky as an actual lamp post with just a few bucks. With such a great response from the netizens, looks like his fun pass-time activity might turn into a business after all.

An airplane flying in front of your house is cool, but what other designs do you think we should see on a light pole? Share us in the comments below.

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Cover images adapted from (L-R): ณเอก วิชาพรหม

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