Custom Copper Whale Weathervane for a private residence in Cape Cod.


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Copper “Whale” weathervane is approximately 7′ long by 2″ thick. Entire weathervane stands 7′ tallC

The base mount is fabricated entirely out of stainless steel tube and plate

The base includes tapered roller bearings and sleeve bearings below

The base is covered with a 32oz copper shroud and adjustable cardinal points

The structure of the whale consists of a 32oz copper channel perimeter frame fastened to stainless steel supports

This solid stainless steel shaft is welded into the pipe on the previous photo and the whole unit slides down through the base bearings and through the roof

You can see the threaded shaft sticking through the bottom under the saw horses

 

 

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