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Title Sperry Phoenix Directional Gyroscope
Date 07/02/1998
Collection Aircraft Parts & Furnishings Collection
Object Name Gyroscope
Catalog Number 2000.92.19
Description Directional gyroscope built by Sperry Phoenix Co. Black metal base with a removable dome. Small electronic panels and wires are inside the base. Printed in white on one side: "KEEP THIS END UP [up arrow] / HANDLE LIKE EGGS." Yellow "ELECTROSTATIC SENSITIVE DEVICES" label taped to top of dome.

Manufacturer numbers: Part Number: 2588302-4, Serial Number: 6060528
FAA Certification TSO C6c
Weight: 9.0 lbs.
Artist/Maker Sperry Phoenix Co.
Depth (in) 7.5
Height (in) 6.75
Width (in) 8
Dimension Details Pieces: 2
Provenance This gyroscope was installed on a Delta aircraft.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Subjects Gyroscopes
Airplane equipment
Aircraft
Airplanes
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Credit line Delta Air Lines