Pouch, Biobelt, Apollo 11
This biobelt pouch was flown aboard Apollo 11 in July 1969. It is not identified as to which astronaut it was assigned.
Biobelts were constructed of a cotton duck base with Teflon-coated Beta-cloth pockets into which were fitted an electrocardiograph signal conditioner, an impedance pneumograph signal condtioner and a DC-DC converter. They were fitted with snap fasteners which attached to either the constant wear or liquid cooling garment, as activities indicated.
Transferred from NASA
Manufacturer: Atlas Underwear Corporation
Country of Origin: United States of America
Overall: 10 3/4in. x 4 1/2in. x 1/2in. (27.3 x 11.4 x 1.3cm)
Overall: Cotton, Beta cloth Snaps: Chrome-covered brass
Inventory number: A19700102059