End Wrench, Tool Set, Command Module, Apollo 11

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Apollo to the Moon exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Collection Item Summary:

The Apollo toolset provides multipurpose tools and/or attachments for mechanical actuations and valve adjustments. This component is labeled Tool F - End Wrench. There is one adjustable end wrench per toolset, a 10-inch crescent wrench. The end wrench is used to iinstall and remove the survival beacon connector and for emergency activation of the hatch latches.

This set was used during the Apollo 11 mission and NASA transferred it to the Smithsonian in 1970.

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

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Johnson Space Center.

Materials

forged alloy steel

Dimensions

3-D: 25.5 × 6 × 0.6cm (10 1/16 × 2 3/8 × 1/4 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

EQUIPMENT-Tools

Inventory Number

A19980050003