WW2 R.A.F. Ammunition Loading Tool
Stores ref. 8D/2358. Appears to be cast in solid brass. This hand operated tool was used by armourers to load bullets onto the belt. Sprung handle. A.M. Crown marked with ref. nos. etc. Very good used condition. Some surface corrosion to the steel based nuts/bolts/spring. As seen on display at the Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington. Stock code M16820.