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Home and Building, Volume 37 Number 6 (1975)

design index

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design index

75/35 Sauna room

Model: Norpe Porvoo

Made by: Harris Engineering Ltd P O Box 8163, Christchurch

Designed by: Norpe Ltd, Porvoo, Finland.

The Norpe Porvoo sauna is made under licence using approved New Zealand materials. The walls are smooth timber panelling, supplied in modular form for easy installation or removal. Ceiling and wall panels are triple insulated. Two benches are provided. The electric stove is mounted on the wall with a high wooden guard. Stoves can be supplied separately and are suitable for single or 3 phase power. Accessories are a water pail and ladle, wall thermometer, stool and light. The room as supplied is suitable for indoor installation. For outdoor installation instructions are given for additional weatherproofing required.

74/17 Barbecues

Models: Bonanza Big Chief, Little Chief, Standard Picnic.

Made by: Delta Metal Company Limited P.O. Box 4223, Christchurch

Designed by: W. Archer

Designed and first made: 1972

The illustration shows from left, Little Chief, Big Chief and Standard Picnic. All units have cast aluminium alloy bowls, anodised aluminium windshields, and nickel plated grills. Little Chief and Standard Picnic have cast iron fire grates and plated still legs which lock readily into position. Standard Picnic has a separate hot plate and grill, whereas the Little Chief and Big Chief have duel hot plate/grill tops. The Big Chief has a trap door in the grill for refuelling and the hot plate/grill top is adjustable for height.

Product: Kitchen furniture

Model: Fisher Kitchen System

Made by: Fisher Furniture P.O. Box 58013 East Tamaki, Auckland

Designed by: B.P. Powell

Designed: 1973

First made: 1974

The Fisher Kitchen System may be arranged to suit any kitchen plan. All units are made of particle board surfaced with vinyl in plain colours or wood grain. Shelves in the cupboards are adjustable and all doors have spring loaded hinges. Stainless steel sink and drainer units are set into the laminated plastic working surfaces. Full stainless steel sink bench tops are also available for four-door units. In addition to the units shown overlead, wall oven units, pantry, broom and airing cupboards are available. Combinations of units can be supplied with continuous tops and kickboards up to 241.8cm [7ft 11¼in] long.

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