EVA Cuff

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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:

This cuff was created for spacewalking NASA astronauts of the Space Shuttle program. The metal cuff and white elastic fabric held a checklist for the spacewalk so it did not float away in the microgravity environment.

NASA transferred this EVA cuff to the Museum in 2017.

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, Marshall Space Flight Center

Materials

Metal, fabric

Dimensions

Metal: 1.25" x 6.25" x 1/8" Fabric 1 1/2" x 7 3/4" x 1/4"

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

03/24/2006

Type

EQUIPMENT

Inventory Number

A20181337000