Original WWII B-17 Flying Fortress Fire Extinguisher 1939 Model FF2 Randolph Lab. Original late WW2 issue Model FF2 Fire-extinguisher manufactured by Randolph Laboratories of Chicago, Illinois. It is of steel construction and stands 16 tall with a circumference of 14 inches.
The label is intact and reads. 1 AIM CLOSE TO BASE OF FLAME. CHECK CONTENTS EVERY 6 MONTHS BY WEIGHING.
THE CORRECT WEIGHT FOR THE EXTINGUISHER, FILLED, COMPLETE WITH HORN IS STAMPED IN LBS AND OZ ON THE VALVE. RECHARGE IF 6 OZ UNDERWEIGHT.
UNSCREW HORN, CONNECT TO CO2 RECHARGING UNIT AND FILL SLOWLY. CO2 ATTACH SEAL WIRE AT TRIGGER. KATIE STREET CHICAGO ILL, U. Overall condition is very good.
Stamp on tank itself is hard to read, but I believe the tank was made in 1939 and issued for use on a B017 Flying Fortress Airplane. The item "Original WWII B-17 Flying Fortress Fire Extinguisher 1939 Model FF2 Randolph Lab" is in sale since Tuesday, June 29, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Aviation\Military Aircraft\Other Military Aircraft Items". The seller is "eldworki_0" and is located in Jacksonville, Vermont. This item can be shipped to United States.