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TypeModel #.Aircraft Maker / NameInstrument MakerCountryConstructionDateScale LengthArea of Use
R2800 Radial Engine
Pratt & Whitney Double WaspWhitehead-Hoag for Pratt & Whitney
Plastic1940'sDia. = 8 cmAircraft Engine Maintenance

Comment: 1) Used in the adjustment of the valves on an R2800 engine. 2) This radial engine had eighteen cylinders in a double row configuration 3) Known as the Double Wasp engine it was used in many WWII airplains including the F4U Corsair and the DC-6.

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