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Old 06-17-2017, 04:13 AM
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Parts at an Antique Shop

Can anyone identify the parts in this pic? Two four blade props, something that looks like a rocket but is actually a drop tank, and more?

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Old 06-17-2017, 04:15 AM
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The script on the drop tank says "Mirage III-R". Maybe...

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Old 06-17-2017, 04:18 AM
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Some close-ups.

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Old 06-17-2017, 08:02 AM
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Cropping one of your photos

Cool place.

I did a quick look up of the recon version of the Dassault Mirage III and noticed that the nose cone on the right has a lot more ports than in other photos I've seen.
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Old 06-17-2017, 09:50 AM
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The picture must have been taken in France?? I know Tucson has a lot of this stuff sitting in fenced in lots all around the storage areas. One mans junk is another mans gold.
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Old 06-17-2017, 02:22 PM
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Yes, looks like southern France, based on the sign and vegetation.
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Old 06-18-2017, 11:25 AM
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South of France :
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Old 06-18-2017, 07:22 PM
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Very cool stuff. If I had an aeronautical themed bar or restaurant...
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Very cool stuff. If I had an aeronautical themed bar or restaurant...
You mean like this place? Its the Cockpit Lounge at the Hotel Christine in Landstuhl. I especially like the ceiling fan. I already have a spinner from a Connie that will someday be part of the ceiling fan in my bar room.
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Old 06-19-2017, 09:30 PM
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The "Blue Max" restaurant that used to be in the terminal building at Boeing Field in Seattle had ex-airline seats in their waiting area, and along one wall was a row of seats for diners that were obviously once jet-fighter ejection seats!
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Old 06-20-2017, 05:46 PM
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You mean like this place? Its the Cockpit Lounge at the Hotel Christine in Landstuhl. I especially like the ceiling fan. I already have a spinner from a Connie that will someday be part of the ceiling fan in my bar room.
Yes, very nice. Tho mine would be a bit more rustic. And for the used parts, more patina instead of shine.
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Old 06-23-2017, 11:48 PM
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Thanks for the comments, but can anyone ID the props?

And yes, this was in southern France, in an antique shop in L'Isle sur la Sorgue. Very picturesque and beautiful.
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