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Here’s a couple of shots of my latest set of creations –  a series of keyrings or light pulls (depending on the size and weight of them) made in a copper/brass steampunk styling.

Below is a representative sample – I forgot to put anything in to show scale but the relative sized of the various components give one a clue…

Light pull / keyring

Light pull / keyring

shot of the bottom 'dome'

shot of the bottom 'dome'

Made as ever from found and recycled components, the core parts are my usual ‘staples’ of copper tube, old coins, keys and range of brass and iron ‘doodads’ for decoration etc (for example the brass domed rivet that fills the bottom of the version shown).  Mix in a liberal helping of ‘secret ingredient’ to hold all the parts firmly together and there you have it…

So far I have a made a large range of shapes, sizes and  styles – some like the above are polished and varnished, some will be left in a raw state to corrode/wheather as time sees fit…

Here is a rather poor, and indeed confusing, shot of several of the ‘work in progress’ ones I am making at the moment, as well as the rather rustic display pole I have been working on to both store and show them off.

Display pole and more samples

Display pole and more samples

My aim is to sell a bunch of these – if you are interested then get in touch and I’ll tell you what I was thinking in terms of cost, delivery etc…

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