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extended two arm wall light with original paint finish
Reference 15_2445

Machinists lamp by EDL (V2)

Era: 1940s Origin: UK

Industrial machinists work light by British manufacturer 'EDL'. Vitreous enamelled steel reflector with the original manufacturers factory finish. Slight localised wear to the paintwork emphasises the age of the product. 

 

original reclaimed machinist work light by EDL
2 arm original reclaimed machinist work light by EDL
orignal paint finish machinist wall light by EDL
UK

Origin: UK

Lighting design in the UK benefitted from a free market. Different companies were working at the same time, designing and producing similar products for the same market. Often with only slight differences in their style, they constantly upgraded and improved their original designs. The products we salvage come from the old industrial heartland of England. This area of the UK was once the boiler room of the British economy - from the potteries of Stoke, through the engineering works of Birmingham, to the wool, textile and cotton mills of Oldham and Manchester.

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original catalogue page from 1950s

Restoration

This light is suitable for both table and wall mounted applications. It has articulation at shade and arm joint with 360deg rotation from integral wall plate. The extract shown is from our own internal manufacturers archive and taken from a catalogue by 'SIEMENS: Industrial and Commerical Lighting Fittings'. A company producing similar items and dated 1952. 

original reclaimed machinist work light by EDL with integral switch

Product details

Supplied tested and rewired with new bayonet (B22) lamp holder and base mounted integral switch.

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75 (shade) mm
380 mm
1 kg
630 (max projection) mm
80 (wall bracket) mm
Grey

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

E.D.L

Manufacturer: E.D.L

Established in 1922 in Staffordshire as a lighting and cable support manufacturer, EDL Lighting is one of the few companies we salvage lighting from still in operation today. Rightly well known for their beautifully engineered task and machinist lights, we have been privileged to salvage many fine examples; lights that have in most cases, outlasted the buildings for which they were originally designed.

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