Propeller Manufacture

There are few manufacturers working in the original ways to manufacture the World War 1 propellers so feast your eyes on the photographs on this page.  The original is on the left and the final new products are on the right - the nearest is the original prop .  Below you can see the start, shaping, balancing, stamping, bare wood and finishing.  Etablissements Poncelet made the propellers in Belgium

The propeller bolts had to be especially made which was speedily done by E C Pitcher Ltd, UK  The set is 8 nuts and bolts.

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Set of prop bolts.jpg (61967 bytes)