The Acme Thunderer: where it all started. The World’s first sports whistle, used by every generation since 1884 and still appearing in World sport finals every year. The contemporary ACME Thunderer sports whistle is available in 8 different versions for every sport and every use. Totally consistent and reliable all-weather whistles. Hand Polished. Solid Brass. Nickel Plated. High Power, Medium Pitch 115 dBA. Big Whistle with deep tone, tapered mouthpiece. Large Thunderer. ACME have been producing whistles and authentic bird calls for SINCE 1870 and have a reputation second to none. They even produce the TITANIC whistle, a replica of the actual whistle supplied to the officers of the Titanic – faithfully reproduced to exacting standards.
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About the Merchant
Acme Whistles | Birmingham, UK | Est. 1870
Over the five generations of family that have since helmed the Birmingham UK-based whistle manufacturer; not one has let anything be lost. 83 models of whistles later, the working men's club supporting a local orphanage still survives, as does the brand's sterling reputation. Standard issue for British infantry in both world wars British police, tram conductors, and emergency responders. Still produced in the original 28K SF factory — old, Victorian equipment and new, soldering and molding equipment, side by side.
|Dimensions||6.8 × 3.7 × 1.1 in|