Anemometer, Langley

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Date

1887-1903

Inventory Number

A19820747000

Physical Description

Cupped wind catchers connected by shafts to data cylinder.

Credit Line

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Aluminum alloy; Brass; Steel; Unidentified metal; Unidentified wood; Paper

Dimensions

  • 3-D: 28.6 x 10.8 x 35.9cm (11 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.)
  • 3-D (Tube): 21 x 10.5cm (8 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
  • Storage: 49.2 x 20.3 x 40cm (1ft 7 3/8in. x 8in. x 1ft 3 3/4in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

EQUIPMENT-Test