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Name San Francisco International Airport
Number of Archive records 6
Number of Object records 2
Number of Photo records 1

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Image of 2013.007.023 - DC3 Tail Wheel Shear Pin, c. 1936-1955. Used to lock the airplane's tail wheel in the straight position for take-off and landing.  Cylindrical metal tube with screw ridges at end.  Other end has opening and screw ridges inside hole.  Embossed yellow text on black label strips circumventing metal tube.  Clear tape over labels secure labels to metal tube.

2013.007.023 - DC3 Tail Wheel Shear Pin, c. 1936-1955. Used to lock the airplane's tail wheel in the straight position for take-off and landing. Cylindrical metal tube with screw ridges at end. Other end has opening and screw ridges inside hole. Embossed yellow text on black label strips circumventing metal tube. Clear tape over labels secure labels to metal tube.

DC3 Tail Wheel Shear Pin, c. 1936-1955. Used to lock the airplane's tail wheel in the straight position for take-off and landing. Cylindrical metal tube with screw ridges at end. Other end has opening and screw ridges inside hole. Embossed yellow text on black label strips circumventing metal tube. Clear tape over labels secure labels to metal tube.