Tubes, hoses, gauges and pipes...under glass!
This steampunk inspired creation is the amalgamation of many different found objects from my immense collection of odds and ends.
UNDER THE GLASS: Inside are vintage radio tubes illuminated by LED bulbs and other curious vintage artifacts. All lights are controlled by a rotary switch mounted in the base outside the glass dome. There's a medium base dimmer socket in which a tubular Edison bulb is installed. The brightness of the tubular bulb is controlled by this socket. This socket is controlled by the master switch located on the outside of the base.
DOWNLIGHT: There is a warm white LED installed in the cone which hangs over the dome. This LED serves to further illuminate and highlight the interesting bits of vintage history. This light is controlled by a separate switch and can be used with or without turning on the lights inside the dome.
SPECIAL NOTE: Absolutely NONE of the wires/connections which are visible in the creation are powered. ALL ELECTRICAL is safely connected and housed inside the base. This creation is about the ILLUSION of a working "contraption" and is not dangerous to touch. Everything is fixed into place and is not designed/meant to move.
Beautiful and interesting details are safely stored under glass. Great details in a lighted space, incredible ambiance in the dark.
SIx feet of twisted fabric covered wire connect the lamp to the nearest outlet.
Approximately 16.5"H on a 8"base. All bulbs are included. LED lights are locked in place and will provide years (50,000 hours each) maintenance free use. All parts are genuine antique and/or vintage.
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RESERVED PRODUCTS/RESERVATION POLICY
I am happy to reserve a product for you in you need extra time and want to hold a product. I require clear communication of your intent and without it, will only RESERVE an item for 24 hours. ANY RESERVATION BEYOND 24 HOURS requires a non-refundable deposit of 1/4 the item total. Convo me to make arrangements.
If you need to cancel your order for any reason, please use the Conversation section and contact me as soon as possible. Cancellations will be accepted on all orders if the cancellation is received prior to shipping. If shipping has occurred please see my Returns Policy.
Due to the nature of my creations I will need a few extra days to package your purchase for shipment. Simpler creations will leave my studio faster than those that are larger or have an unusual shape or form.
I reuse shipping materials whenever possible, this includes boxes and dunnage. It's a small thing, but it does reduce shipping costs and lessen my impact on the environment.
**CHANGES AS OF APRIL 2013: We are now shipping exclusively FedEx. Under special circumstances I may also use insured USPS Parcel Select or Priority Mail.
If you need your purchase sooner, please use the Conversation button at the top of this page so we can make arrangements in advance. Keeping shipping costs low is a priority.
PURCHASES IN EXCESS OF 250.00 REQUIRE A SIGNATURE AT TIME OF DELIVERY. PLEASE BE AWARE SO SOMEONE IS PRESENT TO SIGN.
If you'd like to purchase more than one item, I will combine shipping if the items can be safely shipped in the same carton. I will refund any overpayment directly to your account on the day of shipping.
Currently I am only shipping within the United States.
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We put in extra effort in both describing, providing measurements and photographs of any and all parts of a creation that may influence a buying decision. We are open to questions and will provide additional information to aid in your decision. For this reason, we accept returns within THREE (3) days of purchase on our one of a kind creations. Please be certain your questions are sufficiently answered before you make your decision. We strictly adhere to this return policy. Please be aware.
All lighting is pre-tested before it leaves the studio to ensure it is in working order. We will do whatever is economically and physically feasible to help you with a concern. Please make contact.
SHIPPING CHARGES ARE NOT REFUNDED. COSTS RELATED TO SHIPPING THE ITEM BACK ARE THE BUYER'S RESPONSIBILITY.
DAMAGE DURING TRANSIT/SHIPPING DAMAGES
I will insure all items prior to shipping to cover both the buyer and seller in the event of shipping damage.
My creations are often one-of-a-kind and may not be replaceable. We will handle this on a case by case basis. Contact me immediately so we may discuss the damage and how best to repair it or simply offer a full refund.
YOUR COMPLETE SATISFACTION IS TOP PRIORITY.
These are one of a kind lamp creations made from repurposed, recycled, upcycled materials. There may be finish imperfections and other marks that are inherent to the item when it was found. Typically, the only new materials I use are switches, sockets, bulbs and wire.
WHOLESALE: My Etsy prices are already wholesale. I do not offer further discounted pricing or lists. Nearly all of my creations are one of a kind, allowing you to price them according to the customer demographic of your store.
If you'd like to discuss an particular item, please convo me via Etsy.