Bronco A-2s

Discussion in 'General Flight Jacket Discussion' started by Earloffunk, Apr 5, 2019.

  1. Earloffunk

    Earloffunk Well-Known Member

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    Hi folks, since I have acquired my Bronco from Aero I have been trying to get some more information on the Bronco company and the A-2s they built. I have found the infos that the various repro makers give and also read on acmedepot. But I am still not satisfied with that amount of info. Do you guys have more? How many contracts did Bronco get? Time period? Versions etc.

    Cheers

    Christoph
     
  2. B-Man2

    B-Man2 Well-Known Member

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    Earl
    PM me... I’ve got some data for you.
     
  3. Earloffunk

    Earloffunk Well-Known Member

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    Will do.
     
  4. Grant

    Grant Well-Known Member

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    Let me know if you need any detail pics of original Broncos. I've got em in horse and goat.
     
  5. Pilot

    Pilot Well-Known Member

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    Same here...but only HH. PM pls.
     
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  6. Earloffunk

    Earloffunk Well-Known Member

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    :) Pictures would be great - as many as you care to take and post!!!

    Pocket design and sleeves would be my main interest.
     
  7. Grant

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    Hey Earl, as promised here are some pics of my all original first contract Bronco from May 1942 in russet.

    B1.jpg B2.jpg B4.jpg B5.jpg B6.jpg B7.jpg B8.jpg B9.jpg B10.jpg
     
  8. Grant

    Grant Well-Known Member

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    and the spec label

    B12.jpg
     
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  10. Earloffunk

    Earloffunk Well-Known Member

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    Nice!! Thank you.
     
  11. B-Man2

    B-Man2 Well-Known Member

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    That’s a thing of beauty!
     
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    Thanks for sharing! My favorite contract no. of A–2 jacket
     
  13. blackrat2

    blackrat2 Active Member

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    I think that kick arse jacket would suit me Grant!
     
  14. Brettafett

    Brettafett Well-Known Member

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    Grant, thats an amazing jacket.
    Guys, please share your pics, were all keen to see them. Love the Bronco contract!
     

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