MAELSTRÖM by A.Vignault
Modular bookshelf in twisted steel and brass. Steel supports (Twists) with a helical 14 cm pitch mounted on steel bases, black patinated and waxed. Each adjustment plate (Spins), moves by pivoting along the Twist with two rollers of brass in a vertical rhythm of 7 cm per half revolution. A screw clamping system locks the position of the Spins on each shelf. The brass wall rail has oblong openings to slide and adjust the back support of each rack. The shelves are made of Finnish Birch plywood with glossy black varnish. This plywood technical multilayer has a stiffness twice as high as conventional plywood of the same thickness. The shelves contribute once locked to the rigidity of the whole.
Dimensions L. 200 cm x D. 32 x H. 250 cm (4 uprights, 15 shelves)