Camera, Flexible Gun, Motion Picture, MK 3-1, 35mm. U.S. Navy

Camera, Flexible Gun, Motion Picture, MK 3-1, 35mm. U.S. Navy

     

Gun cameras were developed to train pilots in machine gun firing and to provide records of combat missions. This camera, built by the U.S. Naval Gun Factory, is displayed with an extra magazine, batteries, an alignment tool, and a hand crank.

Transferred from United States Department of the Navy

Physical Description:
Double spade grip with thumb trigger. Timing device records data onto film. Has sighting accessories & crank.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
U.S. Naval Gun Factory

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
Boeing Aviation Hangar

Type
EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Dimensions
3-D: 101.6cm (40 in.)

Gun cameras were developed to train pilots in machine gun firing and to provide records of combat missions. This camera, built by the U.S. Naval Gun Factory, is displayed with an extra magazine, batteries, an alignment tool, and a hand crank.

Transferred from United States Department of the Navy

Physical Description:
Double spade grip with thumb trigger. Timing device records data onto film. Has sighting accessories & crank.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
U.S. Naval Gun Factory

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
Boeing Aviation Hangar

Type
EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Dimensions
3-D: 101.6cm (40 in.)

ID: A19711016000