Lunar Surface Drill

     

Lunar Surface Drill

The astronauts used this electrically- powered tool to drill holes for subsurface instrument probes and to collect core samples to depths of 4.6 meters (15 feet) in the lunar surface.

Image Number: WEB13246-2013
Credit: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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