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RAF 1941 pattern Mae West inflation lever


Code: MW24151

Stores reference 22c/892.  Second pattern chromium plated metal 'lever' used to operate the CO2 cartridge within the stole (bladder) of the Mae West.  The 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 stole using a hose/worm clip around the base of the lever assembly (available on this site separately).  Excellent condition.  These levers also fit stoles fitted within Irvin/GQ harnessuits etc.  Stock code MW24151.