Grain Drum 33 Pendant

Grain Drum 33 Pendant

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Regular price $5,800.00
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The largest of our spun metal drum fixtures, pushing the form to the greatest size possible. 

ESTIMATED LEAD TIME

8-10 weeks

 

Bulbs included

 

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Meet The Grain Family

What was meant as a warning from our fabricator in L.A. – that occasionally a trace of wood grain from the tool used in metal spinning could be seen in finished parts – became the focal point of our Grain Family. We invented a process to celebrate this tooling mark. Working with a pattern maker, we create custom molds from maple boards, and sandblast them to raise the wood grain. They're then spun on a lathe at the same speed as a flat sheet of aluminum, which forms around the mold to create a metal shade. After each run of 25 parts the mold is sandblasted again, exposing fresh grain and slowly eroding the wood tool. 

The largest of our spun metal drum fixtures, pushing the form to the greatest size possible. Spun metal with exposed woodgrain.