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Spark Plug & Box - KLG RV17-5, circa 1944 Object Reg. No: ST 033200

Summary:
A KLG RV-17-5 spark plug used in aero engines. Made by Smith Sons & Rees Pty Ltd 30-32 Wentworth Ave, Sydney, NSW. Steel with brass end caps. Smith Sons & Rees manufactured spark plugs for the locally-built Pratt & Whitney Wasp and Twin Wasp engines used in Wirraway, Beaufort and Boomerang aircraft during World War II.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Colin Parker, 1972
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 30 mm (Width), 66 mm (Length), 25 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: internal combustion engines, aero engine components, aero engines, spark plugs, internal combustion engine components
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Aero Engines
Tertiary Classification: reciprocating propeller engine components
Model Name/Number: RV-17-5
Manufacturer: Smith Sons & Rees Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1944

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