Aircraft Landing Light

General Electric Corporation, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
General Electric Corporation, Manufacturer
Description
Aircraft landing light. The light consists of a large round green unit housed behind a transparent acrylic glass bordered by 3 sides, the lower end being open. The light has a solid round glass front which holds the large filament and light emitting diode. The lamp is capable of 600 watts at 28 volts. There is a number 4559 printed on the centre. On the back are two 5-pin connectors which run into the light housing through 5 insulated wires. On the back is a toothed semi-circular wheel which probably serves as a swivel arrangement for the light.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Glass
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic/Acrylic
Signature/Marks and Type
Aircraft Landing 4559 600 W 28 V Printed
Accession No
1981.513
Credit Line
General Electric Corporation. Aircraft Landing Light, 1981.513. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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