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Vintage British machinists light.

3 arm green machinist wall light by EDL
Reference 12_1350

Vintage British machinists light.

Era: 1930s Origin: UK

British made machinist light manufactured by 'EDL'. A three arm work light that is suitable for wall, ceiling or table mounting. The original paint finish is slightly worn emphasising the age of the product. There is articulation at the shade and arm with 180deg rotation at the wall plate.

extended 3 arm green machinist wall light by EDL
3 arm green 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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Restoration

At skinflint all original electrical elements are removed and replaced with brand new, certified components (EN60598 if your electrician asks). Any pre-wired lights are then rewired, tested and certified in line with electrical safety standards BS EN 60598. That way you have a light you can rely on every day, for decades to come.

3 arm green machinist wall light by EDL

Product details

Supplied tested and rewired with traditional black braided cable and new bronzed bayonet (B22) lamp holders with integral switch.

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160 (shade) mm
700 (max projection) mm
2.3 kg
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Green

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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