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For over 40 years, the Fastnet Lamp has earned the respect of serious offshore sailors because of its highly sensitive gimbal mechanism which ensures that it remains upright even in turbulent seas. A special feature is the heat-shield, which gimbals with the lamp at any angle of heel.
WHY GIMBAL THE HEAT SHIELD?
The heat shield, which is also sometimes referred to as a 'smoke bell', is an essential safety feature for any bulkhead mounted oil lamp. Its primary purpose is to diffuse heat and prevent 'hot spots' from developing on the overhead.
However if the lamp is gimballed but the heat shield is hard-mounted to the bulkhead, then as the heeling angle is increased, the lamp swings away from its heat shield. Although this is a common arrangement, it means the lamp becomes less safe for use while under weigh... especially in heavy weather.
The Fastnet Lamp has no such limitations because everything moves together, regardless of the heeling angle.
The lamp is also fitted with a hinged burner which makes it easy to light without removing the chimney. An extra-wide 1" wick provides effective cabin lighting, and there's a carry handle so that it can be lifted clear of the frame for portable use.
Height including heat-shield 12.5". Capacity 300ml (11 fl-oz) sufficient for 12 hours burning. Burns any good lamp oil (available at most hardware stores) or liquid paraffin. Can also be used with kerosene.
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Lifetime Warranty: All M&B SHIPCANVAS Bags are shipped with a Lifetime Warranty which guarantees the quality of our workmanship, as well as the fitness of all hardware and materials used in the bag's construction. Any bag found to be defective within the terms of our Lifetime Warranty will be repaired or replaced (at our discretion) at no cost to the original Purchaser, except shipping.
+30-Day Returns: M&B SHIPCANVAS CO will accept any item as a return within 30 days of the confirmed delivery date that the item was received. To be eligible for a full refund, the item must be unused and in the same condition that it was received, with tags and packaging intact. We do not charge restock fees on new/unused items.
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Sales Tax: M&B SHIPCANVAS CO. is a Florida company. We do not collect sales tax on out-of-state orders.
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M&B SHIPCANVAS CO.
3512 E Silver Springs Blvd. #85
Ocala, FL 34470 USA
+1 (352) 289-3026
toll free +1 (800) 758-6979