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Lockheed Vega "Winnie Mae"

Manufacturer:
Lockheed Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
Cowling: Aluminum
Overall: Plywood
Wheel Pants: Aluminum
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 12.5 m (41 ft)
Length: 8.4 m (27 ft 6 in)
Height: 2.5 m (8 ft 2 in)
Weight, empty: 1,177 kg (2,595 lb)
Weight, gross: 2,041 kg (4,500 lb)
Top speed: 298 km/h (185 mph)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Donated by Mrs. Wiley Post
Inventory Number:
A19360030000
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Compass, Aperiodic, Wiley Post Crash

Manufacturer:
E. S. Ritchie & Sons Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, and glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 11.4 x 18.5cm, 3.7kg (4 1/2 x 7 5/16 in., 8 3/16lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Wiley Post
Inventory Number:
A19370025000
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Astrodome, Rohm & Haas

Manufacturer:
Rohm & Haas Co.  Search this
Materials:
plexiglass, steel, brass, leather, rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 16.5 x 55.9cm (6 1/2 x 22 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Rohm & Haas Co.
Inventory Number:
A19490014000
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Drift Meter, B-3, Boeing B-17D "Swoose"

Materials:
aluminum, brass, copper, cork, glass mirror, lenses, paint, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D (Without Eyepiece): 26.7 x 15.2 x 22.2cm (10 1/2 x 6 x 8 3/4 in.)
Other (With Eyepiece): 26.7cm (10 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the City of Los Angeles
Inventory Number:
A19500075025
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Antenna, Loop, Radio Compass, Winnie Mae

Materials:
Copper, Wood, Natural Fabric, Adhesive, Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Rubber (Silicone)
Dimensions:
3-D: 62.2 x 61.6 x 10.2cm (24 1/2 x 24 1/4 x 4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Electronic/Satellite Navigation
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of William D. Parker
Inventory Number:
A19520098000
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Receiver, Westport, Winnie Mae, Mod AP620

Manufacturer:
Westport Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, and phenolic
Dimensions:
3-D: 48.3 x 30.5 x 17.8cm, 15.3kg (19 x 12 x 7 in., 33 3/4lb.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1919-1939
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. William D. Parker
Inventory Number:
A19520099000
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Astrocompass, Mark II, "Excalibur III"

Manufacturer:
W. W. Boes Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Radium 226
Dimensions:
3-D: 11 × 14 × 22cm (4 5/16 × 5 1/2 × 8 11/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Maureen O'Hara Blair
Inventory Number:
A19530088001
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Indicator, Drift, "Winnie Mae", Post-Gatty Around-The-World Record Flight

Manufacturer:
Louis Levin & Son Inc.  Search this
Materials:
brass, aluminum, glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 20 x 20 x 12.5cm, 1.5kg (7 7/8 x 7 7/8 x 4 15/16 in., 3 1/4lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U. S. Navy, U.S. Naval Observatory
Inventory Number:
A19560047000
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Drift Meter, Navy, Pioneer

Manufacturer:
Pioneer Instrument Co.  Search this
Materials:
Steel, aluminum, natural rubber
Box: wood, varnish, brass, adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 47 x 14 x 27.9cm (18 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 11 in.)
Storage: 16.67 x 50.8 x 13.97cm (6 9/16in. x 1ft 8in. x 5 1/2in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570247000
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Sextant, Brandis, with Willson Bubble Telescope, Early

Title:
Sextant
Manufacturer:
Brandis & Sons Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Wood, brass, steel, glass, paper, felt, paint
Dimensions:
3-D (In Box): 27.7 x 28.6 x 14.6cm (10 7/8 x 11 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1919
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570637000
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Computer, Line of Position, Bygrave's Slide Rule

Manufacturer:
Air Ministry Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
steel, brass, plastic, paper
Dimensions:
3-D (Steel Tube): 23.2 x 7.3cm (9 1/8 x 2 7/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1920
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570955000
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Indicator, Radio Compass, Type 5, Winnie Mae

Manufacturer:
Western Electric Co., Inc.  Search this
Materials:
brass, copper, phenolic resin, radium paint, wires, steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 9.5 x 10.2 x 9.5cm (3 3/4 x 4 x 3 3/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Electronic/Satellite Navigation
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of William D. Parker
Inventory Number:
A19570998000
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Sextant, Bubble, Prototype, National Bureau of Standards for USN, Model 2, S/N#2

Title:
Sextant
Manufacturer:
United States Bureau of Standards, Bureau of Aeronautics  Search this
Materials:
wood, steel, aluminum, glass, brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 21 x 15.2 x 12.7cm (8 1/4 x 6 x 5 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19630067000
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Line of Position Computer, MK 1, Fairchild-Maxson

Manufacturer:
Fairchild Aerial Camera Corp.  Search this
Materials:
aluminum, Bakelite, brass, copper, steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 29.5 × 21 × 15.8cm, 9kg (11 5/8 × 8 1/4 × 6 1/4 in., 19 13/16lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Navy, Naval Supply Center
Inventory Number:
A19650130000
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Receiver, Radar, R-31, AN/APS-2E

Materials:
Aluminum, brass, cadmium, electrical wires, glass, fabric, felt, Phenolic resin, Plexiglas, steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 48.3 x 51.4 x 34.3cm (19 x 20 1/4 x 13 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19660435000
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Compass, Display Model, Earth Inductor, Replica, Spirit of St. Louis, Lindbergh

Manufacturer:
Pioneer Instrument Co.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, and glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 50.8 x 30.5 x 69cm, 22.9kg (20 x 12 x 27 3/16 in., 50 1/2lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Bendix Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19670030000
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Sextant, Bubble, Averaging, AN 5851-1

Materials:
Phenolic resin, plastic, iron alloy, aluminum, rubber, radioactive luminous material (on interior edges of the bubble chamber) and on the dials, glass, electrical wiring, and a small glass light bulb.
Dimensions:
3-D: 16.5 × 16.5 × 20.5cm (6 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 8 1/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19710019000
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Earth Path Indicator, Mercury 4

Manufacturer:
Honeywell Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum case, with interior parts of plastic and other materials.
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.7 x 22.9 x 12.7cm (5 x 9 x 5 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1961
Credit Line:
Transferred from National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19721170000
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Eyepiece, Drift Meter, B-3

Manufacturer:
Bendix Aviation Corp.  Search this
Materials:
aluminum, copper, glass, rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 4.4 x 7cm (1 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19750177001
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Plotting Board, Navy, Mark 3A

Manufacturer:
Felsenthal Instrument Co.  Search this
Materials:
aluminum, Mylar, paper, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 42.2 × 1.6 × 43.5cm (16 5/8 × 5/8 × 17 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1942
Credit Line:
Gift of Ben W. Rau
Inventory Number:
A19771436000
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