Lot 9169: Saturn V First Stage LOX Tanking Computer Interface that connected to the Propellant Tanking Computer System, 19 x 14 x 22, labeled at the bottom of the front panel, "S-IC LOX Tanking Computer," and identified on a parts tag to the lower right, "Reference Designation 5404, Spec CP9PT001A." Kennedy Space Center inspection stickers are also affixed to the front of the panel. The unit features various sections of buttons, switches, indicators, and readouts, with section labels including "Mass Readout," "Discretes," "Power," "Replenish Valve," "100% Reference," and "Simulate-Standardize." Ten individual digital display modules in the "Mass Readout" areas are present but loose. In fine condition, with various marks and dings. This panel was interfaced to the Propellant Tanking Computer System (PTCS) at Kennedy Space Center with the primary function of providing command and monitoring of 345,000 gallons of Liquid Oxygen (LOX) propellant loading on the Saturn V First Stage (S-IC) during tanking operations. Oversized.
RR Auction's Space and Aviation Auction 463
Thursday, 22nd October 2015
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