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    Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS-135) Flown "Salt Water Activated Release" Mechanism. Flown on the very last Shuttle mission, this piece of hardware is scratch engraved "BI146 [Booster Integration]/ Flown" in two places and bears the following printed information: "Conax Florida Corp. P/N 1814-024-02. USA P/N 10300-0010-802. SWAR 1/08. Lot No. ABA. S/N 3000880." This device was a part of the Solid Rocket Booster design to release the main chute risers once the SRB hit the ocean. This was used only once and this one was likely presented to a VIP or contractor. Wear from use, fine.

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