Aircraft Panel

Aircraft Panel

Object ID

THOR01,2017,23.03.41

Description

Warning sign from an aircraft found at RAF Thorpe Abbotts, home of the 100th Bomb Group.

Inscription

'WARNING CAM ENGRAVING MUST CHECK WITH ENGINE TYPE AND MASTER ROD LOCATION BREAKER PLATE MUST NOT BE MOVED WHEN TIMING MAGNETO TO ENGINE. TIME TO ENGINE BY MEANS OF DRIVE COUPLING OR MOUNTING SLOTS IN FLANGE MAGNETO IS AUTOMATICALLY GROUNDED IF GROUND SWITCH TERMINAL IS REMOVED'

Category

Military

Primary Material

Metal

Object Type

Aeroplane Part

Site Location

Thorpe Abbotts

Subsequent Action

Displayed at the 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum

Method of Discovery

Reported by museum

Height

26 mm

Width

86 mm

Weight

5 g

About the Site Location

Thorpe Abbotts

Site Location:

Thorpe Abbotts