This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Horizontal, cylinder-shaped tank (w/tubes/pressure guage). Please refer to Model "I" (Alcohol Aeolipiles) "Langley Memoir of Mechanical Flight", p.57. pl 12"
Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.
Country of Origin
United States of America
Copper Alloy; Steel; Brass; Mica
- 3-D: 36.8 x 14.3 x 7.6cm (14 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 3 in.)
- Storage: 47 x 26.7 x 10.8cm (18 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
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Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum