1944 Dated USAAF/USN Navigator's Dead Reckoning Computer Type AN 5835-1 in Original Holder
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1944 Dated USAAF/USN Navigator's Dead Reckoning Computer Type AN 5835-1 in Original Holder

Code: afpg35835

$75.00

Product Description

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We are IN THE OFFICE from February 24 through March 13 2020, but will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES in the coming weeks: We ARE in THE OFFICE from Monday 24 February through Friday 13 March, BETWEEN attending this year's SHOW OF SHOWS in Louisville, KY, and the BALTIMORE ANTIQUE ARMS SHOW in Timonium, MD, BUT we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during this period, as SOME of our Merchandise is Currently in Lock-Down in Louisville. If you place an order we will alert you IMMEDIATELY if there will be a DELAY in SHIPPING. We will be returning to the office on Monday 30 March and will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
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ARTIFACT: This is a 1944 dated navigator's dead reckoning computer Type AN 5835-1 used by both the United States Army Air Forces and Navy during World War II in its original pigskin case. A rotating disc connected at its center to a stationary disc both show different combinations of altitude and air speed when dialed to certain points. Both discs are affixed to an underlying tablet providing correction factors to help aid the pilot further.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 11-1/2" in length and in 5-3/4" width (in case).

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cardboard computer, with metal hardware, clear cellophane; pigskin case.

ATTACHMENT: Wire loop on computer; slot on back of case.

MARKINGS: ORDER NO. (11-107) 44-10837 MANUFACTURER'S PART NO. 100 J.B. CARROLL COMPANY; ROBERT W. HART written on case.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. STORE VEX11 LGEX7/11

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The computer is in great condition with little wear and the case has some light to medium wear.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.