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Langley-Manly-Balzer Radial 5 Engine

Designer:
Charles M. Manly  Search this
Stephen M. Balzer  Search this
Manufacturer:
Langley-Manly-Balzer  Search this
Materials:
Metal
Dimensions:
3-D: 104.1 × 91.4 × 88.9cm (41 × 36 × 35 in.)
Support: 104.1 × 120.7 × 47cm (41 in. × 47 1/2 in. × 18 1/2 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
Deposit by the Smithsonian Institution
Inventory Number:
A19080003000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv921d3addf-980e-4d81-80bb-66d80781c9df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19080003000
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Wing M7000 Delivery Drone

Materials:
Plastic, Carbon Fiber, Foam, Aluminum
Dimensions:
Approximate: 1.3m × 1m × 0.4m, 4.8kg (4 ft. 3 3/16 in. × 3 ft. 3 3/8 in. × 1 ft. 3 3/4 in., 10.6lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Miscellaneous
Date:
2019-2020
Credit Line:
Wing Aviation LLC
Inventory Number:
T20200051000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93d952841-1e57-4ede-b37d-0008d8d443f0
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edanmdm:nasm_T20200051000

Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, A-4, Redstone Missile

Manufacturer:
Rocketdyne Division, Rockwell International Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Combustion chamber, injectors, and some tubing, 4130 steel; propellant lines, pumps, impellers, and valves, aluminum alloys including heat exchanger; harness manifold and other parts, steel.
Dimensions:
Other (outer): 2 ft. 8 in. diameter x 10 ft. 9 in. long x 4 ft. 1 in. wide (81.3 x 327.7 x 124.5cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Army.
Inventory Number:
A19910078000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Rockets & Missiles
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9afbd8370-50f9-4088-a416-eae1ea7089a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19910078000

Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, A-7, Redstone Missile

Manufacturer:
Rocketdyne Div., North American Rockwell  Search this
Materials:
Combustion chamber and injectors, 4130 steel; propellant lines and valves, aluminum allows; pumps and impellers, aluminum alloys; heat exchanger, non-ferrous metal; steam generator, steel
Dimensions:
Diameter, nozzle, 31.5 in. ; overall diameter, approx. 33 in. x 100 in. long (83.82 x 254cm)
Other (combustion chamber, outside): 33 in. (83.82cm); length, combustion chamber, 65.5 in.
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19750292000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, A-7, Redstone Missile

Manufacturer:
Rocketdyne Div., North American Rockwell  Search this
Materials:
Combustion chamber and injectors, 4130 steel; propellant lines, pumps, impellers, and valves, aluminum alloys.
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 ft. 4 in. long x 2 ft. 9 in. diameter (254 x 83.82cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19700252000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, Redstone Missile, Flown

Manufacturer:
Rocketdyne Division, Rockwell International Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Motor and injectors, 4130 steel.
The separate pump is mainly of non-ferrous metal, probably stainless steel. The ring is of aluminum while The screws are of steel as is the manifold pipe.
Dimensions:
Overall: 34 5/8 in. wide x 70 13/16 in. long x 70 5/8 in. diameter (87.88 x 179.83 x 179.32cm)
Other (ring): 14 1/2 in. wide (36.83cm)
Other (pump): 61 in. wide (154.94cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Transferred from U.S. Army
Inventory Number:
A19640677000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv941eaedfb-fe86-430a-9380-ca4d8c64ba99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640677000

Spacecraft, Tank, Propellant, Agena

Manufacturer:
Airteck Dynamic Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Titanium
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D: 61cm, 28kg (2 ft., 61.7lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Propulsion
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Inventory Number:
A19830129000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ef2dc2ae-0a97-4f65-b315-7a85cb7019b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19830129000

Rocket Engine, Walter HWK 109-507

Manufacturer:
Helmuth Walter KG  Search this
Materials:
Ferrous Alloys (Including Steel)
Aluminum Alloy
Paints
Glass
Plastics
Copper Alloys
Dimensions:
3-D: 213.4 × 30.5 × 48.3cm (7 ft. × 1 ft. × 1 ft. 7 in.)
Storage (Including Wooden Crate): 117.5kg (259lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of Reaction Motors Div., Thiokol Chemical Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19771225000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv915fc8808-e0bc-4c15-8338-9f93681098a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19771225000

Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, Auxiliary Propulsion System (APS), Thruster, Saturn

Manufacturer:
TRW, Inc., Electromechanical Division  Search this
Materials:
Silica
Aluminum Alloy
Stainless Steel
Phenolic resin
Fiberglass
Plastic
Adhesive Tape
Zirconia Coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 41.9 × 35.6 × 17.8cm (1 ft. 4 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 2 in. × 7 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Company
Inventory Number:
A19740784000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv914758d8d-bbbf-4c06-9411-ce0b1b1abd21
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19740784000

Rocket Motor, Liquid Fuel, Blank, American Rocket Society

Manufacturer:
Alcoa Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Wax
Dimensions:
3-D: 17.1 × 7 × 7cm (6 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1932
Credit Line:
Gift of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Inventory Number:
A19660657000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv922a1a053-5cb3-43e9-a08b-1833799a2e4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19660657000

Rocket Motor, Liquid Fuel, ARS Water-Jacketed

Manufacturer:
American Rocket Society  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Aluminum Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 14.6 × 7.1cm (5 3/4 × 2 13/16 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1932-1933
Credit Line:
Gift of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Inventory Number:
A19660658000
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98892fe1d-2397-451b-a73a-1050fddbb2fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19660658000

Piston Pump, Liquid Fuel Rocket, R.H. Goddard

Manufacturer:
Dr. Robert H. Goddard  Search this
Materials:
Brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 32.4 × 10.8 × 1.3cm (1 ft. 3/4 in. × 4 1/4 in. × 1/2 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert H. Goddard
Inventory Number:
A19590079000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv962a018a2-5fbb-4ea5-909f-aeceb89abad8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590079000

Pump Part, Liquid Oxygen, Rocket Engine, R.H. Goddard

Manufacturer:
Dr. Robert H. Goddard  Search this
Materials:
Brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 31.1 × 2.5 × 0.8cm (1 ft. 1/4 in. × 1 in. × 5/16 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert H. Goddard
Inventory Number:
A19590081000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c3da51d1-3975-44d0-a397-4a22efe7eed6
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edanmdm:nasm_A19590081000
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Piston Pump Part, Rocket Engine, R.H. Goddard

Manufacturer:
Dr. Robert H. Goddard  Search this
Materials:
Brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 37.8 × 3.8 × 1.9cm (1 ft. 2 7/8 in. × 1 1/2 in. × 3/4 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1923
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert H. Goddard
Inventory Number:
A19590085000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv923701402-4e32-462e-ba04-d44748898bba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590085000

Liquid Oxygen Pump, Rocket Engine, R.H. Goddard

Manufacturer:
Dr. Robert H. Goddard  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 23.5 × 1cm (9 1/4 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert H. Goddard
Inventory Number:
A19590086000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e13750ae-8ddd-4462-a6ee-4ffdac63751a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590086000

Aircraft Propulsion Collection [Mikel]

Names:
United Aircraft Corporation. Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Division  Search this
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company  Search this
Extent:
0.41 Cubic feet ((2 boxes and 2)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Technical manuals
Photographic prints
Drawings
Brochures
Date:
bulk 1917-1985
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of manuals, reports, photographs, drawings, brochures, and other material relating to aircraft propulsion. The following companies are represented: Pratt & Whitney, Armstrong Siddeley, Bristol, Napier, Westinghouse, and Rolls Royce Engines. Besides material on engines and propellers, the collection also contains U.S. Navy Department Power Plant Memorandums and color slides of 1962 and 1964 British air shows.
Provenance:
Ulrika Mikel, Gift, 1994
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Propulsion systems  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics, Military  Search this
Aeronautics -- Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Technical manuals -- 20th century
Photographic prints
Drawings
Brochures
Citation:
Aircraft Propulsion Collection [Mikel], Acc. 1994-0018, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.1994.0018
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1994-0018
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Baldwin Red Devil Propeller, fixed-pitch, two-blade, wood

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Varnish
Ferrous Alloy
Enamel
Dimensions:
Rotor/Propeller: 261.6 x 25.4 x 14.6 x 1.1cm (103 x 10 x 5 3/4 x 7/16 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Propellers & Impellers
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1911
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. S.D. McCormick
Inventory Number:
A19720763000
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92d213c0b-d10d-4f49-9706-198c59fe65f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19720763000
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Requa Gibson Propeller Co. Propeller, fixed-pitch, two-blade, wood

Manufacturer:
Requa Gibson Company  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Varnish
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
Rotor/Propeller: 213.4 x 26.7 x 14 x 16.2 x 3.2cm (84 x 10 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Propellers & Impellers
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1911
Credit Line:
Gift of Warren C. Miller
Inventory Number:
A19670153000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f17582a5-4526-4ffd-9c0c-1d8a00772762
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19670153000

Requa Gibson Propeller, fixed-pitch, two-blade, wood

Designer:
E. W. Bonson  Search this
Manufacturer:
Requa Gibson Company  Search this
Materials:
Wood (Ash)
Varnish
Non-Magnetic White Metal
Dimensions:
Other (Blade): 10 1/4in. (26cm)
Rotor/Propeller: 189.2 x 13.3 x 1.3 x 3cm (74 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Propellers & Impellers
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1911
Credit Line:
Gift of Alden Hydraulic Laboratory, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Inventory Number:
A19300069000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv961bff472-2a71-4246-9e5e-d9b775c33995
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edanmdm:nasm_A19300069000
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Langley Propeller, fixed-pitch, two-blade, wood and fabric

Designer:
Samuel P. Langley  Search this
Materials:
Wood and Fabric
Dimensions:
Rotor/Propeller: 251.5 x 83.8 x 6 x 14cm (99 x 33 x 2 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Propellers & Impellers
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1897
Credit Line:
Found in the collection
Inventory Number:
A19320020000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
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GUID:
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