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Article about: Hello! I found these two compasses at a fleamarket along with some air force insignia. I think one is a B16 made in -41, and if im correct they where used in the p40 and p51. The otherone i

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    Hello!

    I found these two compasses at a fleamarket along with some air force insignia.
    I think one is a B16 made in -41, and if im correct they where used in the p40 and p51.
    The otherone i havent found anything on, can anyne tell me more?
    I would be thankfull for any info you guys can provide!

    Joakim from Sweden
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    Pioneer 1818-1-A,

    P39,B25,C47,P40,P38,C60,A35,B24 ETC

    Regards Mike

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    Thanks alot Mike!
    Do you have any idea on the second one?
    Joakim

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    Its 99% American, possibly an Airpath model, again fitted to most US types.
    Regards Mike

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    I think it looks american to!
    But the question is what type, obviously missing several parts.
    The seller said that they where from planes that went down in Denmark during the war.

    Kind regards Joakim

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    Could be anything , but maybe P.38,P47,P.51, OR B.17,B.25.

    Nice items what ever they came out of.

    Regards Mike

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