Pilotage Tape, Plotter, Dead Reckoning, Protractor, Reece


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

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

Gift of Ben W. Rau


  • Paper
  • Wood


  • 3-D (Pilotage Tape): 8.3 × 1 × 0.2cm (3 1/4 × 3/8 × 1/16 in.)
  • Storage: 22.9 × 38.1 × 2.5cm (9 × 15 × 1 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Small narrow strip of tape wrapped around a small flat wood piece.


INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose

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