we are all made of stars /8
Just as in second generation stars in the universe, we all share carbon, the building block for life on our planet. This unique sculpture of a human skull is made from solid carbon fibre. Its mass equates to a quarter of all the carbon found in a 70kg human body.
Laminated solid and five axis machined.
Carbon fibre, bismuth, S156 steel and selected F1 Grand Prix parts.
Limited to 8 pieces.
Material: 312 plies / layers of T300 2 x 2 twill 650 gsm carbon fibre 37% 985 resin content. Each ply has 3 million 168 thousand individual fibres per ply.
Cure: 180° for 2 hours at 7 bar pressure.
Teeth: Machined low melting point Bismuth alloy.
Mounting: Lower steering column from the Honda Racing F1 team, part number 1080 L03 0003 2007 Monaco GP, Jenson Button, fixed onto a clear perspex coated base.
Mounting method: Desk or floor mounted on a plinth.
Dimensions: L180mm W125mm H200mm on base.
Weight: 4 kg