Interval Timer, Apollo, unflown

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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 timer is a non flight example of equipment flown Apollo missions. It is a mechanical timer that can be operated in two modes (6 minutes and 60 minutes). The timer works like a standard kitchen timer, sounding a bell when the selected interval is over.

The timer was transferred from NASA to the Smithsonian along with the contents of Command Module "Columbia" in 1971.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19720649000

Credit Line

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Aluminum, adhesive, Velcro, paint, steel

Dimensions

3-D: 5.1 x 7cm (2 x 2 3/4 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous