Apollo Penlight

     

Apollo Penlight

The penlight was constructed with a brass case, and was operated by rotating the bulb end. It was powered by a small battery and had a small velcro tab to keep it secure in the weightless environment.

Image Number: WEB13202-2013
Credit: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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