Cable Ring Assembly, Voyager Spacecraft
This is a part of the Voyager 2 attitude/control system. It is a flight-qualified piece of spare hardware, which was used in laboratory simulations to resolve in-flight problems encountered by the Voyager spacecraft.
Voyager 2 was an unmanned space probe which, in 1986, passed close to the planet Uranus to transmit images of its surface.
NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory transferred this object to the Museum in 1999.
Transferred from NASA, Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Restricted.
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
- SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Parts & Structural Components
- Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Rubber (Silicone), Gold Plating, Plastic, Foam, Nylon
- Storage (Rehoused on an aluminum pallet with two other objects): 123.2 × 122.6 × 86.4cm, 117.9kg (48 1/2 × 48 1/4 × 34 in., 260lb.)