RAF / USAAF Radar jamming 'window'

RAF / USAAF Radar jamming 'window'

Code: M23703


W: 7.5cm (3")D: 1.3cm (0.5")L: 28cm (11")


Small bundle of Radar blocking 'Window' or 'Chaff'.  Contains lengths of very thin strands of aluminium or aluminized paper strip wrapped in a card sleeve with a paper wrapping. These were thrown out of bomber aircraft in order to jam German Radar signals and prevent them from plotting the positions of  approaching allied aircraft. Approximately 28 x 7.5 x 1.3cm.  Wear to the wrappings but in good unused condition.  Three bundles available, individually priced.  See also another variation of this item currently listed.  Stock code M23703/4/5.