Pouch, Biobelt, Armstrong, Apollo 11
- Atlas Underwear Corporation
- Neil A. Armstrong, 1930 - 2012
- This biobelt pouch was flown aboard Apollo 11 in July 1969. It was assigned to astronaut Neil Armstrong, mission commander.
- Biobelts were constructed of a cotton duck base with Teflon-coated Beta-cloth pockets into which were fitted an electrocardiograph signal conditioner, an impedance pneumograph signal condtioner and a DC-DC converter. They were fitted with snap fasteners which attached to either the constant wear or liquid cooling garment, as activities indicated.
- NASA transferred this object to the Museum in 1979.
- Credit Line
- Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
- Inventory Number
- Restrictions & Rights
- Usage conditions apply
- PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Medical
- Overall: Cotton duck
- Snaps: Chrome-plated brass
- Overall: 11in. x 4 3/4in. x 1/2in. (27.94 x 12.07 x 1.27cm)
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
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- National Air and Space Museum Collection
- National Air and Space Museum
- Record ID
- Usage of Metadata (Object Detail Text)
- Not determined
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