10 Easy Pieces: Adjustable Task Lamps (Under $200) by

Issue 36 · Get to Work · September 5, 2012

10 Easy Pieces: Adjustable Task Lamps (Under $200)

Issue 36 · Get to Work · September 5, 2012

We've presented our most coveted, high-priced task lamps in the past (see 10 Easy Pieces: Task Lamps). This week we look at a few more reasonably priced options.

Industrial Task Lamp

Above: West Elm's Industrial Task Lamp is available in three different colors; $69 apiece.

Type 75 Table Light

Above: Anglepoise's Type 75 Table Light in silver is $150 from Horne.

Carpenter Bright Orange Lamp

Above: CB2's Carpenter Bright Orange Lamp is made from high-gloss powder coated steel and is $69.95.

Copeland Task Lamp

Above: The Copeland Task Lamp, available in silver or black; $186 at Design Within Reach.

Bobby Desk Lamp

Above: The Bobby Desk Lamp is available for £25 from Habitat in the UK.

Antifoni Work Lamp

Above: Antifoni Work Lamp, available in silver finish or black; $29.99 at Ikea.

Arod Work Lamp

Above: Ikea's Arod Work Lamp in a gray powder coated steel is $39.99.

Hi-Light Task Lamp

Above: Pottery Barn Teen offers an interpretation of the Jielde Signal Lamp called the Hi-Light Task Lamp; currently on sale for $62.99 in 10 cheery colors.

L1- Task Light

Above: The Luxo original L1- Task Light, designed in 1937 by Jac Jacobsen, is available in chrome, black, white, or gray; $199 at YLighting.

Forsa Work Lamp

Above: The Forsa Work Lamp features an adjustable arm and head; $29.99 at Ikea.

(N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on May 13, 2009.)

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