Goggles, Flying, Type AN-6530, United States Navy

Goggles, Flying, Type AN-6530, United States Navy

     

The AN-6530 were a mid-World War II production modification for both the Army and Navy. The AN-6530 were a essentially a strengthened version of the Army Air Forces Type B-7 flying goggles.

Donated by Palley Supply Co.

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Forces or Navy Type AN-6530 Flying Goggles; nickel-plated steel frames; one piece gray rubber eye cushion; tempered glass lenses; ventilation tube on frame; tan elastic adjustable strap; engraved "AN-6530" on bridge of frames.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Date
ca. 1943

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Frames: Nickel-Plated Steel
Pads: Natural Foam Rubber
Lining: Chamois
Lenses: Tempered Glass
Strap: Elastic (Nylon)
Other hardware: Steel
Dimensions
3-D: 17.8 x 3.8 x 8.9cm (7 x 1 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

The AN-6530 were a mid-World War II production modification for both the Army and Navy. The AN-6530 were a essentially a strengthened version of the Army Air Forces Type B-7 flying goggles.

Donated by Palley Supply Co.

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Forces or Navy Type AN-6530 Flying Goggles; nickel-plated steel frames; one piece gray rubber eye cushion; tempered glass lenses; ventilation tube on frame; tan elastic adjustable strap; engraved "AN-6530" on bridge of frames.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Date
ca. 1943

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Frames: Nickel-Plated Steel
Pads: Natural Foam Rubber
Lining: Chamois
Lenses: Tempered Glass
Strap: Elastic (Nylon)
Other hardware: Steel
Dimensions
3-D: 17.8 x 3.8 x 8.9cm (7 x 1 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

ID: A19740853000