One of my planned projects will involved tracing points, by hand, from one piece of paper to another. I cannot use proper tracing paper, so I built a light tracing box to help me:
The top is a piece of plexiglass from our local hardware store, which cost $6.25. The light is a cabinet light from Menard’s that cost about $10.00. The wood was all material that I had on hand.
The top box comes off the base for maintenance: