Aviation Art

THE ALTIMETER WWII AIRPLANE RADIAL ENGINE PISTON ALTITUDE POLISHED DESK CLOCK

Inspired by the Altimeters of World War II we have polished and etched a 1940's WWII Jacobs R-755 (or often called the L-4) radial engine airplane piston into beautiful desk clock. The R-755 was used during World War II and powered airplanes including the Avro Anson, Cessna T-50, Avro Cadet, Anahuac Tauro, Cessna AT-17, Cessna 195, Funk F-23, Grumman Ag Cat, Kellett KD-1, Morane-Saulnier MS-505, Waco CG-15, Waco YKC, YKC-S, YKS-6, the Beechcraft Staggerwing and the Kellett KD-1, Morane-Saulnier MS-505, Waco CG-15, Waco YKC, YKC-S, YKS-6, the Beechcraft Staggerwing and the Boeing Stearman 75 (PT-18) for the US Navy. Piston has been polished to a gorgeous chrome like mirror finish Altimeter detail has been etched right into piston. Piston Measures 5 inches in Diameter X 3 Inches High Quartz Clock Movement comes fully assembled on piston Limited to 80 pieces worldwide (Hand Engraved on Bottom of Piston) Machined at an angle for perfect viewing Uses one AA Battery (not included) * Since all our handmade pieces are made to order, all sales are final. No returns on custom pieces. Please ask any questions prior to ordering and I will do my best to ask you as well! * read more