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Title Douglas DC-3 Engine and Propeller
Date ca. 1940-1960
Collection Aircraft Parts & Furnishings Collection
Object Name Engine, Aircraft
Catalog Number 2014.151.1
Description Wright Cyclone 1831 recipricating engine, Hamilton propeller and propeller dome, as used on Delta's Douglas DC-3 aircraft. Mounted for display on steel frame covered in diamond-plated stainless steel.
Artist/Maker Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Artist 2/Maker 2 Hamilton Sundstrand
Provenance Engine, propeller and propeller dome restored by Delta TechOps and combined into a unit on a display stand fabricated by Delta TechOps for reopening of Delta Flight Museum in 2014. Engine and propeller were from the Museum Aircraft Restoration Teams's parts and equipment stores. Propeller dome was donated by former member of Delta Museum Aircraft Restoration Team and current Delta Museum Board member.
Search Terms Douglas DC-3
Wright Cyclone 1831
Subjects Airplane engines
Airplane propellers
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