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Title Delta Open-End Wrench
Date 1940s-1960s
Collection Delta Air Lines Airport, Office & TechOps Items
Object Name Wrench, Open-End
Catalog Number 1995.10.8
Description 9/16" Delta handmade extended open-end wrench. Tool made at Delta TOC for taking cylinder heads off of reciprocating engines and access to tight spaces. This one has "SMAN" carved into the base.
Artist/Maker Delta Air Lines
Height (in) 1.75
Length (in) 16.255
Width (in) 5.375
Provenance Delta aircraft mechanics used this tool to repair and maintain the reciprocating engines of Delta's Propeller Era aircraft fleet from the 1940s to the 1960s.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Delta TechOps
Subjects Tools
Mechanics (Persons)
Aircraft maintenance
Airplane engines
Credit line Delta Air Lines