Sample of 'Gordon aerolite flax re-inforced synthe

Made:
1941-1943 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

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Sample of 'Gordon aerolite flax re-inforced synthetic phenolic resin material, British, 1941-1943. Used in the fuslage of the Spitfire aircraft.

Details

Category:
Farnborough
Object Number:
1993-1940
Materials:
flax and phenol formaldehyde (Bakelite)
type:
fuselage
taxonomy:
  • component - object