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Coiled horizontal copper tubing. Tube end protrudes from the right side. Insulation use is reflected in the original photograph in Langley's "Memoir of Mechanical Flight" as boiler type "Q", featured in the "Boilers of Aerodromes" picture template. The object in question is the original object used in the Langley memoir photograph.
Stored with A19820850000
Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.
Country of Origin
United States of America
3-D (Overall): 43.8 × 13.3 × 10.2cm (1 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 5 1/4 in. × 4 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
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