Item:
ON3483

Original WWII B-17 Flying Fortress Fire Extinguisher - Dated 1945

Regular price $395.00

Splitit Learn More

Item Description

Original Item: Only One Available. This is a totally original WW2 issue Model FF1-H Fire-extinguisher manufactured by Randolph Laboratories of Chicago, Illinois. It is of steel construction and stands 16 tall with a circumference of 14 inches. The label is 90% intact and reads:

MODEL FF1-H

HORIZONTAL

CARBON DIOXIDE FIRE EXTINGUISHER

TO OPERATE:

1) RAISE HORN SWIVEL

2) AIM CLOSE TO BASE OF FLAME

3) PULL FINGER TRIGGER

AFTER USE RECHARGE IMMEDIATELY

CHECK CONTENTS EVERY 6 MONTHS BY WARMING

THE PROPER WEIGHT FOR THE EXTINGUISHER, FILLED, COMPLETE WITH HORN IS STAMPED IN LBS AND OZ ON THE VALVE. RECHARGE IF 6 OZ UNDERWEIGHT.

TO RECHARGE

UNSCREW HORN CONNECT TO CO2 RECHARGING UNIT AND FILL SLOWLY. (MAX. 4 LBS. CO2) ATTACH SEAL WIRE AT TRIGGER. REATTACH HORN. INDICATE DATE.

FOR GOVERNMENT USE ONLY

RANDOLF LABORATORIES, INC.

KATIE STREET CHICAGO ILL, U.S.A.

UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES, INC.

CARBON DIOXIDE HAND FIRE EXTINGUISHER

CLASSIFICATION B-2 A 522404

Overall condition is very good. Stamp on tank itself reads SPUN 2 45 meaning that tank was made in February 1945 and issued for use on a B017 Flying Fortress Airplane.

  • This product is available for international shipping.
  • Eligible for all payments - Visa, Mastercard, Discover, AMEX, Paypal, Amazon & Sezzle

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Cash For Collectibles