RAF 1941 patt. Mae West inflation lever
Stores reference 22c/892. Chromium plated metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the stole (bladder) of the 1941 pattern Mae West. This second pattern inflation lever consists of a 'J' shaped handle that pivots between lugs on the lever body, a locknut, and an adaptor, or sleeve, with a cutaway skirt. The CO2 cylinder is screwed into this assembly and secured within the bladder using a hose clip around the base of the lever assembly (available separately). Air MInistry crown marked. Excellent condition throughout. These levers also fit stoles fitted within Irvin/GQ harnessuits etc. Stock code MW21381.