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    NASA Engineer's Hard Hat, Slide Rule, and Pocket Protector. A great collection of the three items that best symbolize a NASA engineer. These were owned and used by Richard C. Proffitt who joined NASA during the Gemini program as an operations engineer. He spent twenty years in the space program, retiring in 1984. The hard hat was made by SuperGlas and has the name "PROFFITT" stenciled on the front under a NASA "meatball" logo. The pocket protector has "Work Safely" and a NASA logo at top, and the Castell 6" slide rule is still in its original leather case. Great period items that would be interesting additions to any display. All items in well-used condition.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    18th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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