Lot #8129
Apollo Program Toggle Switch

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Estimate: $400+

Description

Unflown Apollo-era single toggle switch panel, measuring 1.25 x 1.25 x 3.25, made by Honeywell's Micro Switch Division in Freeport, Illinois. The switch is dated to December 1956 and engraved with part numbers: "X32380," "ME452-0050-1047," and "05885A1C0025." In fine condition. From the personal collection of Paul Kruppenbacher, a member of the NASA Houston Landing and Recovery Division who trained Apollo astronauts in water recovery procedures and was deployed on U.S. Navy aircraft carriers for crew and spacecraft recovery operations.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #581 - Ended April 16, 2020