Batteries, Rocket, Flying Model, Movie Camera, Cineroc

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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.

Collection Item Summary:

These are the batteries for a small movie camera made by Estes Industries for use in its Cineroc flying rocket models. The camera used color film. It fit into the front section of the Cineroc and would be retrieved with the rocket at the end of flight.

Estes Industries donated this artifact to the Museum in 1971.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Credit Line

Gift of Estes Industries, Inc.

Materials

Copper

Dimensions

Approximate (Each): 2.5 × 1.3 × 1.1cm (1 × 1/2 × 7/16 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Inventory Number

A19730569001

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