Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm

Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm


Ride the skies with our Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm! Crafted from gleaming silver, this miniature marvel captures the iconic silhouette of the Flying Fortress, a symbol of aerial might and wartime courage.

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Where Wings Whispered Freedom and Bullets Painted the Sky: A Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm and the Echo of Fortress Flyers

Beneath the vast canvas of a starlit sky, where moonlight glints off aluminum wings and propeller blades hum a lullaby of defiance, a silver legend takes flight. This is the B-17 Bomber, a symbol of unyielding courage and airborne fortitude, a testament to the men who dared to whisper freedom through the roar of engines and the sting of flak. Now, its essence is captured in a miniature marvel: the Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm.

More than just an ornament, this charm is a talisman, a tangible whisper of the B-17’s enduring legacy. Perhaps it’s the iconic silhouette, its bulbous nose and graceful wings hinting at countless missions flown through flak-filled skies. Or it could be the intricate detail of the bomb bay doors, promising payloads of liberation dropped upon war-torn landscapes. Each design, however, is merely a canvas upon which the wearer’s own B-17 odyssey unfolds.

For one, the charm might evoke the somber reverence felt while gazing at weathered nose art, faded murals telling tales of camaraderie and shared peril, etched onto the bomber’s skin. For another, it could whisper of thrilling dogfights in grainy black and white footage, adrenaline pumping as silver bullets dance through the clouds, heroes forged in the crucible of aerial combat. It might ignite the historian’s spirit, delving into the intricate engineering and tactical brilliance that redefined aerial warfare. Or perhaps it’s a silent tribute to the countless airmen who flew into the teeth of the storm, their courage and sacrifice etched onto the fabric of the sky.

Shaping the course of History

But the Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm’s symbolism transcends the personal. It’s a testament to the B-17’s own pivotal role in shaping the course of World War II. From its early raids over Nazi Germany to its participation in the D-Day invasion, the B-17 became a symbol of hope and liberation, its thunderous formations casting a shadow over tyranny and bombing open the gates to freedom. This charm, then, becomes a silent nod to the engineers and the pilots, the navigators and the gunners, all woven into the tapestry of those who dared to take to the skies and fight for a brighter tomorrow. It’s a tribute to the relentless bombing campaigns that chipped away at the Axis war machine, paving the way for victory through sheer grit and determination.

History whispers through the tarnished silver too. From the echoes of engines roaring over enemy soil to the clatter of flak bouncing off aluminum skin, the B-17’s story is one of unwavering courage and technological innovation. This charm, then, becomes a silent storyteller, a miniature keeper of memories that trace the bomber’s journey from a drawing board dream to a dominant force in the skies, its impact on history forever etched in the annals of aerial warfare.

So, wear this Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm as a talisman of aerial fortitude and whispered freedom. Let it be a reminder that even in the darkest hours, the human spirit can soar on wings of steel and fire, painting the sky with courage and defying tyranny with every bomb released. Let it whisper of deafening engine roars and whistling flak, of shared meals in cramped cabins and whispered prayers before take-off. And when the world feels a little too ordinary, close your eyes and let the charm transport you back to that starlit sky, where silver shadows dance among the clouds and heroes rewrite the story of liberty, always ready to take flight against the forces of darkness.

Embrace the echo of fortress flyers. Add the Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm to your collection today and let it remind you that the wings of courage can carry us even through the stormiest skies.



Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm

925 Sterling Silver

Charm and Theme
B-17 Bomber

Size & Weight
1 1/8″ x 5/8″
1.6 grams


Sterling Silver B-17 Bomber Charm size
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About the Product

Tests for  925 Sterling Silver

Buying quality silver alloys is important. The type of silver used will determine the longevity and beauty of your jewelry item. Today, there are many options for buying sterling silver beads and findings, from sterling silver chains to corrugated beads, curved tubes, round, oval, and many more. Here are some pointers on how to check the authenticity of the 925 Silver Beads and finding you might choose to use.


Magnet Test

The first test that you can use is the magnet test. Take a small magnet and bring it close to the sterling silver item. If the item does not stick to the magnet, it indicates that it contains some silver, confirming its authenticity. However, if the item sticks to the magnet, then this means that there is no silver present in it, and hence it is fake.


Acid Test

An acid test is a quick and easy way to determine if an item is made of sterling silver. Sterling silver should contain at least 92.5% pure silver and must be marked with the word “sterling” or “925” to indicate that it is genuine sterling silver. The acid test involves rubbing a drop of nitric acid on the surface of the metal and analyzing the color that appears. If it turns green, then the item has a higher copper content than sterling silver and thus is not real sterling silver. If it turns a milky white color, then it is likely real sterling silver. This method can be used to quickly determine if beads and findings are made from genuine sterling silver before making a purchase.


Rub Test

The rub test is important for buying sterling silver beads and findings. It’s a simple test that can quickly reveal whether your jewelry is made from real sterling silver. To do the rub test, simply rub the piece of jewelry in question against a soft cloth. If the jewelry leaves a black mark on the cloth, then it isn’t made of sterling silver – it’s likely made of some other metal alloy that has been plated with silver or coated with a patina to give it an appearance similar to sterling silver. However, if the jewelry leaves behind a gray/silver mark on the fabric, then you can be sure that your beads and findings are made of real sterling silver.


Ice Test

When it comes to purchasing sterling silver beads and findings, it’s important to ensure that you are getting a genuine piece. One way to do this is an ice test. This simple test involves rubbing a piece of ice over the metal surface of the bead or finding; if it’s genuine silver, the metal should remain cool to the touch even after several seconds have passed. If the metal warms up or turns dark, then you know that it isn’t pure sterling silver.


The ice test is a great way for buyers to check for authenticity before making a purchase, but keep in mind that other tests can also be used. A magnet test, acid testing, and x-ray fluorescence.



When it comes to buying sterling silver beads and findings, there are a few things to consider. First, decide what type of materials you want and how much you’re willing to spend. Then, look for reputable suppliers who offer quality products at reasonable prices. Consider whether or not the supplier offers discounts, free shipping, and other promotions. Do some research on the company’s return policy in case something isn’t right with your order. Finally, make sure you read all descriptions carefully to ensure that the product is exactly as described. With these tips in mind, shopping for sterling silver beads and findings should be easy!

Additional Information

How this Charm is Made

Lost wax casting is a time-honored craft that has been used for centuries by skilled artisans to create precise metal objects. Also known as “investment casting,” lost wax casting is the process of creating a detailed metal object from a wax model. This method can produce highly detailed results and has a wide variety of applications, from fine jewelry to aerospace components. For jewelry makers, lost wax casting helps create unique and eye-catching pieces without relying on expensive tools or equipment.


What Is the Process of Lost Wax Casting?

Lost wax casting is a process used to create metal parts with tight tolerances, thinner walls, and superior dimensional accuracy from 3D computer-aided design (CAD). The process begins with the selection of a die based on the desired part. Warm wax is then poured into the die to form the pattern for the part. The waxed pattern is dipped in a liquid ceramic slurry and coated with several layers of silica sand. After it dries, it’s placed in an oven to melt away the wax under extremely high temperatures, leaving an empty mold cavity. Lastly, molten metal such as bronze or stainless steel is poured into the cavity created by the melted wax, letting it cool and harden before being removed from its cast.


After casting, minimal finishing processes are required since lost wax casting offers a mechanical accuracy close to the desired finished component, reducing cost and production time. Lost wax casting also allows complex shapes and geometries with sharp details that are typically difficult or expensive to achieve using other processes, such as machined parts or injection molding. Its benefits also include allowing designers various options for surface finishes depending on their requirements while reducing costs associated with material procurement, as multiple materials can be cast within one mold at no extra cost.


Finishing and Polishing Silver Castings

The lost wax casting method produces silver castings that need to undergo a thorough finishing and polishing process to preserve their top-notch look. This process usually entails surface buffing, sanding, or burnishing to achieve a polished and seamless appearance.

Machine polishing is a crucial stage in the lost wax casting manufacturing process for crafting sterling silver products. This technique is utilized to refine and smooth sterling silver items to achieve a uniform, the glossy surface reflecting light and improving the piece’s aesthetics.

Step into the world of the lost wax casting of sterling silver pieces, where the burnishing process reigns supreme. Before the ultimate shine is achieved, the sterling silver piece must first undergo a magical transformation. With a combination of materials and tools, the burnishing process creates a flawless canvas, just waiting to be polished to perfection.

Shipping Policy

The domestic shipping charge is a flat rate of $4.25, no matter how many items you wish to purchase.

Priority mail is a flat rate of $8.25.

Canada shipping is a flat rate of $15.00.

International shipping is a flat rate of $17.00.

Items shipped via United States Postal Service with tracking.

Additional information

Xinar's Shipping Policy

The domestic shipping charge is a flat rate of $3.95, no matter how many items you wish to purchase.

Priority mail is a flat rate of $8.25.

Canada shipping is a flat rate of $15.00.

International shipping is a flat rate of $17.00.

Items shipped via United States Postal Service with tracking.