A-8 US Army Air Force Bomber Waltham Stopwatch
Regulation US Army Air Force bomber aircrew type A-8 stopwatch, made by WALTHAM, circa 1944. These pocket stopwatches were designed for timing ground speed meters for determing the velocity of aircraft relative to the ground. Continuous running movement with one sweep hand. One revolution of the hand was equivalent to 10 seconds. The case is engraved on the back Type A-8 SPEC. NO. 94-27891 SER. NO.AF-44-11174 MFRS PART NO -130 ORD. NO. W-11-107-ac-693. With original box. Perfect item to complete a bomber aircrew briefcase or mannequin display. Excellent working condition.
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