|Period:||20th - mid (WW II)|
Beautiful collector’s item of this old aircraft instrument.
The English name is accelerometer. It measures the positive and negative G-forces that acted on the plane and the pilot during complicated maneuvers.
The rear has a locking mechanism. The front has a so-called reset knob to set the indicators to 0 again.
The two indicators each stay on the maximum G-force.
So it was a good indication for the pilot for his physical load and the maximum amount of G forces that the plane could take in terms of the strength of the construction.
The instrument was very important in air battles.
The instrument probably comes from a German Luftwaffe hunter.
Data on the serial no. plate:
Type no.: 8M-470-L
Part no.: 63-68
Manufacturer: Apparatenbau Gauting Munchen G.M.b.H.
The condition is reasonable, considering its age.
Dimensions: front 60 x 60 mm; length 90 mm.
The item will be properly packaged and sent by registered mail.
|Member since:||October 27, 2013|
Objet ne correspondant pas à la photo de l'enchère et donc surpayé.Le vendeur a admis l'erreur mais n'a rien proposé en dédommagement.
Bracelet bien arrivé et bien emballé, conforme aux photos.
zeer snel en eer goed ontvangen.
Alleen jammer dat litho was opgerold en toen met ducktape aan elkaar was geplakt. zo is die toch enigszins beschadigd bij los maken.
|United Kingdom||$ 17.79|
|United States||$ 30.84|
|Rest of Europe||$ 24.91|
|Rest of the World||$ 34.39|
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