Wrench, Flare Nut, 13/16", Skylab

Wrench, Flare Nut, 13/16", Skylab

     

Skylab was launched into low Earth orbit in May 1973 and occupied until February 1974 by three-man crews on three different missions. Several onboard tool kits contained a variety of tools and supplies for basic repairs and maintenance tasks that the astronauts might need to do while in space. This item is part of a duplicate tool kit from the backup Skylab orbital workshop displayed in the Museum.

Transferred from NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Blue-Point
McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Co.

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Human Spaceflight

Type
EQUIPMENT-Tools

Materials
steel
Dimensions
3-D: 17.1 x 3.3 x 2.5cm (6 3/4 x 1 5/16 x 1 in.)

Skylab was launched into low Earth orbit in May 1973 and occupied until February 1974 by three-man crews on three different missions. Several onboard tool kits contained a variety of tools and supplies for basic repairs and maintenance tasks that the astronauts might need to do while in space. This item is part of a duplicate tool kit from the backup Skylab orbital workshop displayed in the Museum.

Transferred from NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Blue-Point
McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Co.

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Human Spaceflight

Type
EQUIPMENT-Tools

Materials
steel
Dimensions
3-D: 17.1 x 3.3 x 2.5cm (6 3/4 x 1 5/16 x 1 in.)

ID: A19761760058