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Salvaged Polish machinists lights

Era: 1960s Origin: Poland

Sensational run of oversized machinists work lights salvaged from a factory in Poland. These make stunning centre pieces when utilised over merchandise islands within retail spaces or as feature table lights in a residential environment.

Poland

Origin: Poland

Many of the products we salvage and restore from the former Eastern Bloc were produced in Poland. As with the majority of lights designed and manufactured under Communist rule - during the period from the end of the Second World War to the fall of the Berlin wall - they are defined by a clean industrial aesthetic, with the same design often manufactured in three scaled versions to cater for varying bulb wattage.

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Restoration

This imposing light has a brushed and lacquered steel assemblie retaining original paint finish to the internal surface of the shade and complete with integral table clamp mechanism within base, with a maximum clamping depth of 33mm.

Product details

Rewired, tested and supplied with new linear T5 14W energy saving fluorescent (20,000 hour life) and 2 mtrs of olive green braided cable, shade mounted period toggle switch and plug.

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800 mm
4 kg
610 mm
200 mm
Gun Metal Grey

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

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