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Mel6644 02-21-2019 02:47 PM

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Hello everyone, i'am new to the group but here goes, I've recently acquired this propeller from a mate of mine, it had been at one point hanging in the bar at the old Croydon airport which has long gone, can any one identity it, I was told it might be from an SE 5. Thanks, Mel.

Dbahnson 02-21-2019 07:38 PM

There's nothing in the photo that supports that. The "DG" refers to a drawing (blueprint) that could link to a specific design and application but usually a prefix identifies the manufacturer.

Are there decals on the blades? You'd need to post a photo of the entire prop, but even then it might not be possible to identify it without extensive research, and maybe not even then.

Mel6644 02-21-2019 08:11 PM

Wooden prop
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Sorry i'am having trouble attaching pictures

Mel6644 02-21-2019 08:16 PM

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The propeller is 8ft long and looks like mahogany there are no transfers on it

Dbahnson 02-21-2019 08:34 PM

Well, it really could be almost anything. It's British manufacture and you have the length, pitch and engine use but that's still a long way from identification.

I've looked through a long list of drawing numbers and can't find that one anywhere on the list.

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