This desk lamp was created around the cylinder head and cooling fins from a series C Pratt and Whitney R2800 18 cylinder radial engine, commonly used during WW2 on aircraft such as the F4U Corsair and DC3/C47 cargo transport.
Original cylinder head, valve covers, and cylinder cooling "muff". The head and muff are semi-gloss black coated with brushed fin edging, all clear coated. Bespoke port and pushrod tube flanges with stainless grating, original engine case nose badge, and original NOS data plate with customized engraving.
Solid African mahogany was used for the main base and backing plates, coated in a gloss poly finish. The side truss plates and inset backing plates are CNC machined from 6061 aluminum, directional brushed finished, and sating clear coated. The lamp sits on six machined aluminum feet with felt padding. Stainless steel hardware is used throughout, bespoke on/off knob integrated into the exhaust port, 8' long antique braided electrical cord. LED bulb is included
It stands 27" tall with a base approximately 16" square
Price $1450 + freight