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Chauvière Intégrale, Schreck FBA-17 HE

Chauvière Intégrale, Schreck FBA-17 HE

About the propeller. The propeller was produced by French Chauvière Intégrale factory. Currently on exposition of Muzeum Morskiego Dywizjonu Lotniczego in Puck, Poland. Construction. The propeller lamination consists of eight plies (probably ash). Diameter of...

WZ-XI Kogutek (Cockerel)

WZ-XI Kogutek (Cockerel)

WZ-XI Kogutek (Cockerel) aircraft built by Władysław Zalewski in 1927. Powered by 18 HP engine designed by aircraft designer too. Photo: NAC

Mohns, Germany

Mohns, Germany

One of the first German propellers maker. The company was founded in Berlin by Karl Mohn, born 1887. At the age of 24 Karl acquired his pilots' licence No. 188. The first reference of his propeller making company is dated back to 1915. According to Inter Allied...

TS-8 Bies pod Warszawą ze śmigłem WR-1A

TS-8 Bies pod Warszawą ze śmigłem WR-1A

Nicely renovated propeller of TS-8 Bies. The  first sheathing element is a brass one , while the others are aluminium ones . Characteristic for later WR-1A propellers. Typical - for this prop -  logo of PZL was restored. Photo: Karol Borys. Thank you! (entry 2019)

Militaria, Poland-Szomanski-LWS3 Mewa

Militaria, Poland-Szomanski-LWS3 Mewa

FB entry of famous aviation histographer Robert Gretzyngier. Picture taken during Lublin Fairs Militaria on 19.10.20109. It looks like someone is in possession of a half of Szomanski propeller designed for polish built LWS 3 Mewa observer aircraft. Congratulation!

Szomański, Latham 43HB3

Szomański, Latham 43HB3

About the propeller The propeller was produced by factory owned by Włodzimierz Szomański in Warsaw. Propeller, currently is in the collection of Muzeum Morskiego Dywizjonu Lotniczego in Puck, Poland. Construction The propeller lamination consists of ten ash plies....

Szomański, PWS 14 and PWS 16

Szomański, PWS 14 and PWS 16

About the propeller. The propeller was produced by Włodzimierz Szomański’s factory, Warsaw. Privately owned, presented in Museum of Air Force, Dęblin (July 2018). Pitch markings not clear (corrected?). Purchased by Museum of Polish Air Force, on permanent display....

Heine, Germany

Heine, Germany

Heine, typically for that period was a cabinet maker before picking up propeller production. The workshop established by Hugo Heine was located in several premises in Waidmannslust Berlin. By 1914 the company trade mark "Heine Propellers" was registered. Growing...

CZL Warszawa, Austro Daimler

CZL Warszawa, Austro Daimler

About the propeller. The propeller was produced by Warsztaty Centralnych Zakładów Lotniczych in Warsaw. Polish aircraft manufacturer. Construction. The propeller lamination consists of nine ash plies. Diameter of propeller is about 270 cm (probably 275 or 278 cm) and...