A W Faber "Castell" 322

(25cm Scale, Business, Disponent)

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A W Faber "Castell" 322 (1935)
Image
Image Summary
System: Disponent [business]
Specialization: Commercial
Type: Closed frame
Material: Pearwood
Facings: Celluliod
Scale Length: 25cm No of Scales: 5
Front Length: 300mm Front Width: 30mm
Language: German Origin: -
Date: 1935, May
Features/Notes: -
Scales (colours as shown)
Front: DF [ CF, CI, C ] D Back: -
Labels Left: [ , Val., E ] V Labels Left: -
Labels Right: TK [ T, P%, T ] Z Labels Right: -
Style: Railway track Typeface: Sans-serif
Extensions: From 3.1 on CF & DF Decimals: Tenths between 1 & 2 on all scales
0.5's between 2 & 4 on all scales
Gauge Marks: 10 (3.16) below D, black mark with red arrows each way Rulers: cm on top edge
inch on bottom edge
Features/Notes: CF & DF folded at 3.6
Construction
Stock: 2 part split stock joined with steel springs (DRGM 522689, 1912; DRGM 452965, 1911).
Braced with longitudinal metal strips (DRP 206428, 1908).
Bevelled top edge, square bottom edge.
High cursor grooves both cut parallel to front face.
Shallow rebate in back .
Front, well, top and bottom edges celluloid faced, secured with wooden pins (DRGM 371190, 1908).
Length x Width x Height (mm) - 300 x 30 x 10
Slide: Single sided
Braced with longitudinal metal strips (DRP 206428, 1908)
Celluliod faced on both sides, secured with wooden pins (DRGM 371190, 1908)
Front face width (mm) - 13.5
Cursor: Aluminium frame, glass pane.
Extra wide.
Square window.
Left end riveted steel spring on top runner.
Single central full length hairline.
Width x Height (mm) - 41 x 33
Printing (colours as shown)
Stock: "322" + scales logo + "A.W. FABER" + ""CASTELL"" between lying castles in centre of well below the split , sans-serif.
"- Disponent -" in well towards the right below the split, sans-serif.
Slide: -
Cursor: -
Labels: On back, paper table featuring conversions.
Title - "Nachdruck verboten!", scales logo + "AW FABER", "CASTELL Bleistiftfabrik A.-G.", "STEIN bie Nurnburg"
Instructions
None
Box (colours as shown)
Style: Square L x W x D mm: 310 x 45 x 17
Material: Cardboard Colour: Black
Construction: 2 part, internal sleeve join.
Faced.
Printing: scales + "A.W. FABER" ""CASTELL"" logo on the front.
Round indentations on the front either side of the opening.
Labels: "322" on black, on right end.
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