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Manufacturer:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Varnish
Ferrous Alloy
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 48.3 × 6.3 × 7cm (1 ft. 7 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Test
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1887-1903
Physical Description:
Mandrel used for shaping copper tubing of burners; An object, much like a rolling pin, with grooves spiraling up. The indication here is that objects like this were used to make water condenser tubing or fuel lines for experimental aerodromes.
Stored with A19820973000
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.
Inventory Number:
A19820929000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19820929000