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11-5/8in. long, 6-3/8in. high; 2 pointers, 8 setting knobs, 9 windows.
Carrying Case and cover for a Line of Position Computer, MK 1, Fairchild-Maxson
This object is on display in the Time and Navigation exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.
National Air and Space Museum Collection
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Time and Navigation
Transferred from the United States Navy, Naval Supply Center
Fairchild Aerial Camera Corp.
United States of America
aluminum, Bakelite, brass, copper, steel
3-D: 29.5 × 21 × 15.8cm, 9kg (11 5/8 × 8 1/4 × 6 1/4 in., 19 13/16lb.)
National Air and Space Museum
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
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