Japanese WWII Naval Aviation Type 3 Model Flight Computer In Original Matching Numbered Storage Box. This rare piece of aviation equipment is largely aluminum (instead of brass) construction indicating a mid to late war 1941 and after Type 3 Model.
They were carried in the aircraft and used by aviators for plotting routes. The decal data plate on the box and the Computer has matching numbers on each plate.
The box measures about 13 " x 7.5 " x 2.25. The supports for the device are still affixed to the upper lid of the box as is a printed paper label. The two fragile hinges for the top lid have broken and the lid is now detached. An interesting feature is the still intact metal hook for hanging inside the aircraft which is suspended from a piece of parachute cord. These devices are also sometimes described as Torpedo Angle Solvers.Other items will be listed over the coming weeks. Photos taken in natural sunlight without enhancement. Priced at or less than my original cost; sale final with no return. Keywords: WW2, World War Two, IJN, Pacific War, Military Aircraft, Zero Fighter.
The item "Original WWII Imperial Japanese Navy Aviation Paddle Type 3 Flight Computer" is in sale since Sunday, August 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Japan\Other Japanese WWII Orig Items". The seller is "federaleagle" and is located in Wagontown, Pennsylvania.
This item can be shipped to United States.