Microphone, Curtiss NC-3

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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:

The NC-3 crew communicated with each other using microphones during their flight.

Collection Item Long Description:

Date

1919

Inventory Number

A19830187000

Physical Description

49mm.dia.,44mm.h.aluminum w/2 rubber chin pads & 2-pronged plug

Credit Line

Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Overall: Insulated Copper Wire

Dimensions

  • 3-D (Mic): 9.5 × 8 × 6cm (3 3/4 × 3 1/8 × 2 3/8 in.)
  • 3-D (Cord and Plug): 101.6 × 2.5 × 1.5cm (40 × 1 × 9/16 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

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Communications Gear