Collection and Transfer Assembly, Urine, Aldrin, Apollo 11
- Whirlpool Corporation
- This urine collection and transfer device was part of the equipment aboard the Command Module of the Apollo 11 mission in July 1969.
- Liquid waste (urine) was collected in a Urine Collection and Transfer Device, worn by the astronauts, with roll-on cuffs providing personal sanitary protection. The urine was then transferred through the Urine Transfer Tube to a tank, from which the liquid waste was vented into space.
- NASA transferred this to the Museum in 1970 with other Apollo 11 equipment.
- Credit Line
- Transferred from NASA
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- Restrictions & Rights
- Usage conditions apply
- PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Hygiene & Waste Management
- Overall - polymer covered textile, elastic, Velcro
- Valves - stainless steel, rubber, brass, Aluminum
- 0.75 inches high, 9.5 inches wide, 31 inches long (1.9 x 24.1 x 78.7 cm)
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
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- National Air and Space Museum
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- Not determined
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