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R.A.F hanger lights. Circa 1930. (L)

Era: 1930s

Stunning run of shades salvaged from Royal Air Force hangers. Enamelled spun steel stepped shades with interesting surface patinas and wear adding character and emphasising the heritage of the products. 

Restoration

Every one of our lights goes through a variety of processes to bring it from the worn and often dilapidated state it arrives in, to a stage where it is ready for your project. The first and most important stage is fully dismantling each and every light - we do this even if we have hundreds of identical lights. We then undertake an in-depth review of its construction and following that, map its journey through restoration

Product details

Supplied with new cord-grip bayonet (B22) lamp holders, 2mtrs of traditional twisted black braided cable and ceiling suspension plate. Can be converted to accept screw E27 or E26 (for use in USA) lamp holders if required.

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410 mm
50 mm
0.25 kg
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Black (Creme internal)

Supplied tested to BS EN60598. IP20 for internal use only. All dimensions and weights are approximate.

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Arrived next day, beautifully packaged and perfect for my own chapel renovation!

- Kate | Powys | UK

R.A.F hanger light

What a great looking light! Fantastic in the kitchen and a great talking point. Thanks.

- Neil | Cumbria | UK

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Love it!

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Outstanding customer service

Thank you for the very careful crating and packing. The fixture is even better in person! We are so impressed with not only your inventory, but your outstanding customer service. 

- Jerry | California | US