Two Tank Burner Assembly, Langley


Display Status:

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



Inventory Number


Physical Description

Two tanks placed together. Each tank is surrounded by 9 burners. There are two intake/outtake tubes on one side. All of the burners are dented, bent, or flattened slightly in some fashion. In one burner there is a slightly exposed area of insulation material, possibly asbestos.

Credit Line

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

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • HAZMAT: Asbestos
  • Copper Alloy
  • Solder


  • 3-D: 23 x 26 x 12.4cm (9 1/16 x 10 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)
  • Storage: 40.6 x 34.9 x 14.6cm (16 x 13 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum