Trenching Tool, Apollo
The trenching tool was used to dig trenches in the lunar surface. It was flown only on Apollo 14; its task was assumed by large adjustable-angle scoops on later missions.
This object was used for training and was transferred from NASA to the Smithsonian in 1975.
Transferred from NASA, Johnson Space Center
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
- NASA - Johnson Space Center
- 310 Stainless Steel
- 3-D: 93 × 15 × 5cm (36 5/8 × 5 7/8 × 1 15/16 in.)