1943 Print Ad RCA Radio Waves Glue Wood Compreg WWII Wartime Communications FT2


This is an original 1943 wartime color print ad from the Radio Corporation of America. Radio frequency power, converted into heat, helped to rapidly set the glue in the manufacture of compreg --a highly-compressed, plastic-impregnated wood product used in airplane propellers.


This 68+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Small wrinkle - bottom left corner. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Full Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 13 inches; 25 x 33 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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