R.A.F. MK.IIA \'Rimwind\' Cockpit Clock c.1940
Stores Ref. 6A/1002. Black painted metal case. Approx. 6cm diameter. Self starting keyless 1-day movement with centre second hand. The clock is wound by rotating the bezel and hands set by pressing a spring loaded lever projecting from the upper left corner whilst rotating the bezel. Black dial with white Arabic numerals. The dial is part luminous. The case is paint chipped but undamaged. Good dial, hands and glass. The backplate is A.M. (Air Ministry) marked with serial number and 1940 date code. Appears to be in good working order although in the interests of not overwinding has been tested for approximately 14 hours periods only. This type of clock was used in some models of Ansons, Battles, Beaufighters, some Spitfires, Beauforts, Sunderlands, Austers, Lancasters and Mosquitos. Stock code C16166..