Technical details

Modern and energy efficient lighting technology

The overall height of a light-column,
including the pedestal, is 1705 mm, its width is 305 mm, its depth i
s 125 mm (67 × 12 × 5 in).
The fluorescent tubes

The fluorescent tubes          

The lamp's heavy pedestal and its top, decorated with an Art Deco design, are made of 3 mm (1/8 in) high-grade brushed stainless steel.
Its measurements are: height 100 mm, width 410 mm, depth 230 mm (4 × 16 × 9 in).
The pedestal

The pedestal            

The cover plate
            The cover plate    
Illumination is provided by two 49 W fluorescent tubes with a life span of at least 8000 hours.
An electronic control unit is located in the pedestal. It allows for modulated dimming from 0% to 100%, as well as for saving the selected illumination value.
Each light-column is unique and handmade.
An artist craftsman builds the pedestal, a specialist in illumination is responsible for the electronic gear.

User Manual for the Light-Columns from Dieter Geike - Download .pdf 1,6 MB
Bedienungsanleitung für die Lichtsäulen von Dieter Geike - Download .pdf 1.6 MB

For the English translations of the user manual and large parts of my website I wish to thank my old friend Gerhard Pramor who emigrated to Canada, a band member from our musical onset, schoolmate, and a pardoned horse cartoonist! I'm glad that we did not loose touch with each other, thanks a lot Gerd!