Blog — cockpit
Hot Off the Press, our Newest Arrivals
We love to sketch, draw, design, and put together ideas for new Pendulux products but the whole process, from inception to production, can be quite a lengthy ordeal. Looking back in time for inspiration, and figuring out how to use modern techniques to create pieces with character and integrity can be very challenging. After a lot of hard work, we’ve created an assortment of new products, that we’re very proud to show you. Here’s what we’ve been working on: ALTIMETER ALARM CLOCKS Without a doubt our most popular, the altimeter series of clocks has been redesigned to function as...
Design Inspiration : Aircraft Cockpits
At Pendulux, one of our biggest inspirations is the military, especially aircrafts used by the U.S armed forces during combat for World War II and throughout the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. We have a lot of respect for pilots both past and present who fly these marvels and wanted to pay homage to them with a few of our designs. In fact, our altimeter and yoke clocks replicate components pulled directly from those now retired yet beloved planes. We use materials just like the ones used in the original cockpits, like real cast aluminum and heavy-duty brass accents, trying our...