Lot #7766
Singer Kearfott Navigation Computer and Gyroscope Assembly

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Estimate: $1500+

Description

Navigational computer system hardware built by the Kearfott Division of the Singer Company in Little Falls, New Jersey, including: a CP-924/ASN-84 navigational computer, measuring 18.5″ x 7.75″ x 5″, with an identification plate on top, "CP-924/ASN-84, Ser. CSG 0057, N00383-68-A-301, C70491505, Mfr 88818," and a Singer Kearfott overhaul tag dated February 1976 on the rear; and a CN-1231/ASN-84 gyroscope assembly, measuring 14″ x 10″ x 9″, labeled on the top, "CN-1231/ASN-84, Ser. CSG082, N00383-68-A-3201, C702732024-1, Mfr 14804." Affixed to the body of the gyroscope assembly is a listing of codes and constants, as well as a Singer Kearfott overhaul tag dated August 11, 1983. This type of computer/gyroscope system saw application on several military aircraft—including the LTV A-7D/E Corsair II, Republic F-105 Thunderchief, and Lockheed P-3B/C Orion—as well as the AGM-69 SRAM nuclear missile. In fine condition. This item is ITAR restricted; no export or sale to non-US citizens.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space Exploration
  • Dates: #646 - Ended October 20, 2022