Geared Mackerel Paperweight

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  • About this work of Art

    Geared Mackerel Paperweight by Alastair Gibson. This sculpture shows stylised engineered mackerel / piranha / trout mounted on an F1 gear ratio for use as a paperweight. Selected parts and materials used in the sculpture are parts from modern F1 Grand Prix cars as listed below. Sculpture limited to one hundred pieces.

    Sculpture spec

    – Mackerels / Piranhas / Trout: Re-engineered from the original ‘engineered mackerel’, ‘racing piranha 2’ and ‘racing brown trout’. These small fish are made from 1 ply/layer, 2 x 2 twill of 400 gsm carbon fibre, photo etched stainless steel, neoprene rubber, vinyl plastic with UV protection clear coat and graphite mounting rods.
    – Mounting: Single gear from a Honda F1 GP car.
    – Mounting methods: Desk mounted.

    Dimensions: L 12cm W 12cm H 30cm (Sizes may vary)
    Weight: 550 grams

    Colour options:
    • blue
    • red
    • silver
    • chrome
    • white
    • yellow
    • orange
    • fluoro orange
    • green
    • turquoise
    • pink
    • fluoro pink
    • gold

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  • Additional information
    • Size : H 30 cm x W 12 cm

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