Separator, (1894), Langley

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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.

Date

1887-1903

Inventory Number

A19820785000

Physical Description

Horizontal cylinder-shaped tank (no tubing; upturned flue). Please refer to Model "B" (Separators) "Langley Memoir of Mechanical Flight", p.57. pl 12". The picture in TMS is the same photographed object in Langley's memoirs.

Credit Line

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

  • Copper Alloy
  • Solder
  • Uncharacterized Coating

Dimensions

  • 3-D: 21.6 × 14 × 8.6cm (8 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 3 3/8 in.)
  • Storage: 40.6 × 39.4 × 15.2cm (1 ft. 4 in. × 1 ft. 3 1/2 in. × 6 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-Test