Industrial Style Lamp

March 13th, 2009 in member junk     
RobJ98167 RobJ98167, member
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I found some great "squirrel cage fans" and thought what can I do with them? A swag lamp! I think it looks industrial.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Rob Johnson
posted in: member junk, contemporary, lamp, aluminium-metallic

Comments (15)

LloydsLandingofSears writes: Love the look and feel of the lamp! ~Mary~ Posted: 7:47 pm on July 21st
firefoxmetalworks writes: awesome, I also like senor frog from your skate deck bench. When I find a good squirrel cage ill try to make a candelabra wind turbine. Posted: 12:19 pm on April 3rd
mountaingoat writes: Uber cool! Looks like a million! Posted: 6:53 pm on May 31st
writes: I LOVE THIS!! Great idea. I am looking at doing swag lamps in my office and this gives me some awesome inspiration. Thank you!

JennyK Posted: 10:35 pm on March 21st
shabbychick writes: I thought it was glass rods too - at first glance. And, I've never heard of a squirrel cage fan either - but, it made an awesome lamp! Great job!

Thanks for sharing, Kathy Posted: 9:09 am on March 17th
Chovey writes: I THINK it lookssooooooo cool! Love it!
cynthia Posted: 8:32 pm on March 16th
JunkArchitect writes: You did a great job on your latest creation. It looks like in throws off nice level of lighting. Posted: 3:54 pm on March 15th
QueenofGreen writes: Hi! I looove this lamp.

I've always wanted to try squirrel cage fans as waterwheels in a fountain. Water comes off one, then onto the next etc. I wish I had a hillside for the cascade effect.

Keep on Creating on... Beth Posted: 8:37 am on March 15th
CottageElements writes: I've never heard of squirrel cage fans either, but this turned out terrific! Great re-purpose!

Lani Posted: 9:17 pm on March 13th
georgiamoon writes: While I have never heard of a "Squirrel cage fan" I think that it made a perfect industrial looking lamp! Great job. Georgia Posted: 3:53 pm on March 13th
alicemom writes: I too thought it was glass rods. Great project! Thanks, for sharing.
Smiles, alice Posted: 12:14 pm on March 13th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Very nice!! It defitely has that industrial feel. Nice work!
Candy Posted: 9:34 am on March 13th
oldnews writes: Wow, this is SO cool! At first glance, the steel looked like glass rods! Really unique! Posted: 9:19 am on March 13th
whiteflower writes: Very very cool project - love the way the galavanized steel reflects the light. Super creative! Posted: 9:00 am on March 13th
suewhitney writes: Hey Rob,

This is unbelievably COOL! I love the industrial look and you have certainly captured it with this project.

Thanks!
Sue Posted: 8:36 am on March 13th
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