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    Apollo 8 Flown Relics, Group of Four. Includes three pieces of foil tape: 3" x 1"; 3.5" x 1"; and 1" square: (1) Thermal Foil Expansion Material adhered to thermal foil with RTV 560 Silicon, used at expansive joints; (2) Great example of Kapton foil that is singed on edges and has multiple layers; and (3) Thermal Foil Cloth tape which was used for thermal shielding of sensitive system components of the command module. This sample has RTV 511 Silicon on the face and a strip of oxidized foil on the back. Also, (4) A 1.75" x 1" piece of Joint Expansion Material. These were all removed from the command module after the flight by the post flight test team of North American Rockwell Corporation. From the Jerald B. Wilken Space Collection; includes a group of five photocopies showing his association with the Apollo program, including published photos of him with the Apollo 7 and Apollo 8 command modules at the Rockwell facility in Downey, California.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
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