Aircraft Navigational Computer and Case

Cox and Stevens Aircraft Corporation, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Cox and Stevens Aircraft Corporation, Manufacturer
Description
Aircraft navigational computer. Model VW, in brown leather case. Computer is within a black metal box covered with a 'sand-like' textured fabric and hinged lid. Box contains two circular dials on top surface, and three long scales on bottom surface and one circular dial. Long ruler swivels and controls circular dial. Brown leather bag has a single strap and a metal dome clasp. Bag has been torn and broken at top.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Leather
Signature/Marks and Type
Aircraft / Navigational Computer/ Model VW / Patent 2,296,692 / Cox & Stevens aircraft corp. / Mineola, N.Y. Maker's Mark
Accession No
1981.505
Credit Line
Cox and Stevens Aircraft Corporation. Aircraft Navigational Computer and Case, 1981.505. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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