WW1 Royal Flying Corps Wooden Generator Propeller

Product Code: RFC Generator Propeller
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A rare large diameter WW1 aircraft wooden generator propeller.

Circa - 1917.

In very good original condition with no damage to the blades.
Rivited brass central sleeve fitted to the boss as a bearing
for the generator shaft.

Fitted to night flying aircraft of the period to run a generator
for cockpit lighting.

Well stamped A.I.D. (Aircraft Inspection Department)

500 Watt
No 1.
H.43

19" /  48.2cm long.

A fine WW1 period propeller manufactured in the same
way as a full size example, and can be easily displayed.