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Bomb Release Quadrant- Scale Model

From the Collection of B-24 Liberator Memorial Restoration Australia Inc Corner Farm Rd & Princes Highway Werribee Victoria

Description
Quarter circle quadrant with operating levers and security bracket. Body is dark green with two red operating handles.
Size
12.5cm W x 23 cm H
Object Registration
0237
Historical information
After an eight year international search for a complete bomb quadrant to fit the B24- Liberator fuselage it was decided to create a replica.
This scale mode was used to prove the methodology.
When Made
December 2018
Made By
B24-Liberator Memorial Restoration Fund Incorporated
Significance
This scale model allowed us to manufacture a full size complete working replica.This replica is now installed in the B24-Liberator and completes the operational system.
Last updated
26 Feb 2019 at 12:07PM