Inspired by the Altimeters of World War II we have polished and etched a 1940's WWII Jacobs R-755 (or often called the L-4) radial engine airplane piston into beautiful desk clock. The R-755 was used during World War II and powered airplanes including the Avro Anson, Cessna T-50, Avro Cadet, Anahuac Tauro, Cessna AT-17, Cessna 195, Funk F-23, Grumman Ag Cat, Kellett KD-1, Morane-Saulnier MS-505, Waco CG-15, Waco YKC, YKC-S, YKS-6, the Beechcraft Staggerwing and the Boeing Stearman 75 (PT-18) for the US Navy.
Piston has been polished to a gorgeous chrome like mirror finish
Altimeter detail has been etched right into piston.
Piston Measures 5 inches in Diameter X 3 Inches High
Quartz Clock Movement comes fully assembled on piston
Limited to 80 pieces worldwide (Hand Engraved on Bottom of Piston)
Machined at an angle for perfect viewing
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