Torque Tip, Tool Set, Command Module, Apollo 11

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 Apollo toolset provides multipurpose tools and/or attachments for mechanical actuations and valve adjustments. This component is labeled Tool 3 - Torque Set Drivers. The torque set drivers are 1. 6 inches long. The number 3 indicates the number 8 torque set tip. It is used to remove number 8 torque set screws as a backup for tool R, the 5-inch torque set driver.

This set was used during the Apollo 11 mission and NASA transferred it to the Smithsonian in 1970.