Ejector Seat Man Chair

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There are few things more Bond-villainy than a properly intimidating chair, and this one has all the hallmarks of a classic. Made from an original Martin-Baker ejector seat, it was hand-built by the talented team at Hangar 54. They used an original WWII fighter pilot’s jacket for the upholstery and created a solid base from…

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Mondial Motorcycle Lamp

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This cleverly constructed lamp is made from the left-side crankcase of a 1954 Mondial Sport 160, the right camshaft from a 1971 Alfa Romeo Giulia and the base is the helical gear from a 1990 Suzuki Samurai. All of the electrical components were handmade by Claudio Maffi, a man some of you may know for…

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Godier-Genoud Chair by Lorenzo Buratti

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  The Kawasakis produced by French racing team Godier-Genoud throughout the ’70s have become legendary, the bright green painted machines dominated European circuits and led to a major step forward in engineering prowess by Kawasaki. These machines left a deep and lasting impact on a young Lorenzo Buratti who was growing up in Italy watching the races…

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Tornado Ejector Seat

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You’re looking at a bespoke, reclaimed Tornado ejector seat that’s been rebuilt into a leather lined gentleman’s chair – although I don’t claim to be an authority on the subject of home furnishings I’m having a hard time imagining that any chair previously created by the hands of mankind could match this for sheer marvellousness. The…

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Brass Ion Lamp by Schoolhouse Electric

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When it comes to adding lights to a garage, shed, den or man cave it’s imperative to choose something with a soft light that’s easy on the eyes, so that the hours you spend in there working on your chosen avocation don’t lead to any more headaches than are absolutely necessary. This desktop lamp by…

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Whiskey Poster by Jon Contino

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This gallery quality Giclée print by Jon Contino features lyrics from the halyard shanty ‘Whiskey Johnny’, it’s printed on natural 100% cotton rag archival paper using special archival inks. The poster is offered in 4 sizes ranging from small to large, with large being 20″ x 28″ in size – the only question now is…

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The Nostalgic Wall of Wheels Poster

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The Nostalgic Wall of Wheels poster is a new design from Petrolified, an up-and-coming company that’ll be producing much more stuff in this general vein. As you may have noticed, the poster includes some of the most interesting wheel designs to have come out of Japan in the 20th century. The poster measures 594cm x…

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iPad Mount by Peg and Awl

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So I stumbled across a unique problem last week, I was challenged by a friend and long time Silodrome reader to find an iPad wall mount that he could use in his garage. The problem was that it couldn’t be made from plastic and it had to actually look good in a garage full made…

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Moto Lamps by Greg Drzymalski Design

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Lamps made from repurposed motorcycle parts are becoming a more common sight, we’ve covered the work of Classified Moto in the past and it’s great to see new designers tackling the medium with new ideas and a dash of colour. Each of Greg Drzymalski designs are made from salvaged motorcycle parts and depending on the one…

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ROK Manual Espresso Maker

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The ROK Manual Espresso Maker is an entirely electricity free method of creating a proper espresso, the two handles are used to apply pressure to hot water in the upper container, this water is then forced through the coffee in the handle. Any decent barista will tell you that when it comes to espresso, pressure…

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Sir Jack’s Ox Horn Mug

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The recent renaissance of beer has been a wonderful thing to watch, it wasn’t that long ago that your only real choice when it came to beer was a limited and disappointing half dozen mass-produced amber fluids that in all reality, weren’t that different from one another. Skipping forward to the modern day, craft breweries…

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Bowlus Road Chief

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The Bowlus Road Chief is possibly the most beautiful caravan (or trailer, if you’re American) that I’ve ever seen, it’s an obvious competitor for the Airstream, which has been the defacto polished aluminium home-on-wheels since the 1930s. Interestingly, the chief designer of the Airstream was a man named Hawley Bowlus – the same man whose…

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