Recommissioned Luggage Rack - Large

An opportunity to own a replica of the original luggage racks used on the decommissioned A stock trains which ran on the Metropolitan line. The 'A' stock trains were introduced in the early 1960s to work on the Metropolitan line and their interior design had more in common with main line suburban trains that Tube trains. These luggage racks are made from aluminium and are therefore very strong but very light. These stylish luggage racks are a perfect simple storage option for displaying your favourite items.
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This luggage rack is a replica of the original luggage racks used on the A stock trains which ran on the Metropolitan line. The A stock trains were the only trains to feature luggage racks in their carriages. Manufactured by Retro Vintage exclusively for London Transport Museum to the original luggage rack specification and design, they are made from aluminium which means they are strong but surprisingly light. The luggage racks are offered in both a small and a large size. The recommended safe working load for the rack is 15kg. Large luggage rack dimensions: Length 1000mm x depth 325mm x maximim height 210mm Fixing Guidance • It is strongly recommended that professional guidance to fix the racks is sought from a reputable hardware store or qualified person, and please bear in mind that cavity walls (common inside houses) will need substantially more fixing support than load bearing walls. The racks were designed as an integral part of the train carriage construction and domestic use will need substantial fixing support. • Fixing should be carried out by a competent person. • Check the heads on the fixings are the correct size. • Check that the drill bit used is the correct size. • Double check all measurements before drilling holes. • Avoid fixing to surfaces near heat sources (for example fire or cookers). Even though the racks are aluminium, what is stored on them may not be fireproof. • Please regularly check screws and fixings to ensure that the racks remain securely fixed. • As a guide, and if PROPERLY fixed, the recommended safe working load for the rack is 15kg. Made in India.
SKU 413930
Product Name Recommissioned Luggage Rack - Large
Weight 3.500000
Material Aluminium
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