Gallaudet University

Dormitory at Gallaudet University  – Washington, D.C.

The debut appearance of SMITH HF was marked by installation of 79 SMITH H21 pendants (Ø21” x 5”) in dormitories at Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C.  SMITH HF is a rugged and economical member of the SMITH family of fixtures best suited to larger quantities.

To achieve a lower price point, the usual inset SMITH metal shade splines are replaced with a wire detail that securely anchors the opal acrylic bottom diffusion disk in place.  The shade features Carnegie Fabrics’ Xorel mechanically fastened to PETG, no chemical adhesives are utilized in construction of the fixture.  Hardware is satin anodized aluminum and stainless steel; lamping is flexible, 2 x 26W CFL is shown.

SMITH H’s resilient construction and clean design are particularly well suited to demanding institutional and hospitality settings.

Companion SMITH HP table and floor fixtures are available.