• Aug 2nd, 2016

WINDAK TAYLORSUIT

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Definitely one of the most photogenic of our recent finds, the Windak Taylor suit continues our obsession with aviation clothing.


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Clothing-Windak-1942-29764

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Designed as an all in one safety suit, it was fire resistant, worked as a buoyancy device and  was patented for quick release in under 10 seconds. The patent was granted in 1941 though the suit looks startlingly contemporary.

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Words Douglas Gunn

 

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