The word “Elephant” is latin for “huge arch”? These enormous animals certainly are impressive beasts. In fact they are largest living land mammal in the world.
$319.00 – $371.00 inc GST
Elephant Weathervane a perfect reminder of these majestic creatures. Elephants are titans of the animal world. The African Bull Elephant is the largest of the land dwelling mammals. It grows to 4 metres (13 feet)in height and can weigh up to 7,000 kg (15,000 pounds). Elephants are extremely intelligent and have long memories. They live in tight matriarchal groups from 8 to sometimes 100 individuals. Elephants are social creatures. Sometimes they will hug each other. They do this by wrapping their trunks together in displays of greeting and affection. Interesting facts can be found at :http://www.elephantsforafrica.org/elephant-facts/ Being herbivores Elephants only eat grasses, fruit, herbs, plants and trees. Their vegetarian diet, is healthy and good for them. Resulting an average life span of around 70 odd years.
Made of Stainless Steel this Elephant Weathervane will give years and years of enjoyment and service.
How the Elephant Weathervane Works
The arrow and the elephant figure revolve on a ball bearing over a solid Stainless Steel shaft. Well balanced and proportionally correct these Australian made weathervanes from Glenview Products actually work. The weathervane is powder coated. Like the early Ford motor vehicles, you can have any colour so long as it is black.
A Stainless Steel mounting plate is available for fixing to a flat roof surface. Also for the ridge line of a metal roof or a wooden garden post.
A Stainless Steel gable bracket is available for fixing to the apex of the gable.
To order a fixing bracket to suit this product, select from the product options above. Fixing brackets ordered with an Aussie Weathervane will not incur any additional delivery charges.
Which one to use ?
The gable bracket attaches the weathervane to the Roof Gable. It is suitable for Tile and Metal Roofs.
Stainless Steel Mounting Plate can be bent to the exact pitch on the roof. Used on the ridge of metal roofs. Adaptable to flat surfaces and for mounting on posts.
Purchasing the suitable bracket makes installation easy and enjoyable