Handle Adapter, Tool Set, Command Module, Apollo 11

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:

The Apollo toolset provides multipurpose tools and/or attachments for mechanical actuations and valve adjustments. This component is labeled Tool E - Adapter Handle. The adapter handles are approximately 3.5-inches long and 1.5-inches in diameter. Each has a large and small drive and fits all drivers. A ball detent will assist in maintaining contact with the drivers. It is used similar to a screwdriver.

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