Rare Vintage WWII F-3 Electrically Heated Flying Trousers #0
LIMITED ITEM. SURPLUS - NEW -OLD-STOCK but with some age/storage related damage to ribbed ankles. Once they are gone we may not get any more. Sold As Is - Non-Refundable.
Between March and April of 1944 the new F-3 heated flight suit gear was added to our Military uniforms to go underneath the B9, B10 or B11 jacket.
These are electrically heated clothing. There are heating coils sewn into the material of the garment. There are electrical connectors on each garment. They were plugged into outlets in the various military aircraft and powered by the airplanes electrical system.
Features of the Bib Pants:
- Condition: Never used - Fabric in excellent condition - Electrical wiring in excellent condition - Plugs and Zippers in excellent condition (some minor damage holes in ribbed ankles from age/storage issues as indicated in picture)(Damages varies slightly from one pant to the other)
- Has all original plugs and wiring
- For type F-3 Suite
- Specification No. 3212A
- Stock No. 8300-478440
- Contract No. W-33038AC623 (#219)
- General Electric
- The Pants are a size Medium-Long
NOTE: Over the years we have collected items with historical interest. The majority of our memorabilia is war related and we do not wish to offend anyone. We do not support or condone war but believe that historical items can remind us of our history, teach us about specific moments in time and hopefully prevent us from reliving any manmade horrific times in history. Any items we offer are intended for collectors of memorabilia and hopefully will be used for educational purposes. All of our collectables come from our own private collection via many X-service personnel and government auctions and have included Nazi party, Holocaust, Allgemeine and Waffen SS, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Kamikaze, Japanese, Australian, U.S., British items, etc. We should not forget our past but should endeavor to learn from its mistakes. It is our hope we never forget those that have died as a result of war. May god protect them!
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