WW1 Type 5/17 Aircraft Compass

Product Code: 5/17 Air Compass
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A rare WW1 period Type 5/17 aircraft compass.

Circa - 1917 /18.

As fitted to almost all WW1 British aeroplanes towards the latter part of the war.
This example has been restored by a long - term customer and period aircraft
builder to an excellent standard.

The main body and fittings being carefully stripped and repainted, matching the
original black finish.
Seals and felt damping washers have been replaced - it does not currently contain
liquid due to shipping restrictions.

Perfect for a WW1 restoration, or a fine addition to any collection.