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SpaceAholic
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From: Sierra Vista, Arizona
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posted 07-29-2012 09:34 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for SpaceAholic   Click Here to Email SpaceAholic     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
For Sale: Third Stage (S-IVB) Flight Control System Accumulator Reservoir Assembly which provided hydraulic fluids for gimbaling the Rocketdyne J-2 engine. The Accumulator Reservoir was used to enable thrust vector steering, accomplished by gimbaling the J-2 engine for pitch and yaw control during the boost and separation phase. Its installed location on the third stage is annotated on the last image below.

Contact me if interested; this is exportable to Europe.

freshspot
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From: Lexington, MA, USA
Registered: Dec 2005

posted 07-30-2012 03:51 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for freshspot   Click Here to Email freshspot     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Scott, this is an awesome artifact. The engineering that went into it is amazing.

Dave Scott (not the astronaut)
Apollo Artifacts

alexbaja
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From: Naxxar, Malta
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posted 07-30-2012 10:10 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for alexbaja   Click Here to Email alexbaja     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Correct me if I am wrong but isn't it of the second stage not the third stage?

Opps It's my mistake sorry.

Very interesting object, I wish I had space for it.

Tim Collins
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posted 07-30-2012 05:37 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Tim Collins   Click Here to Email Tim Collins     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Very interesting object; I wish I had money for it!!

SpaceAholic
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posted 09-11-2012 10:29 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for SpaceAholic   Click Here to Email SpaceAholic     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
This artifact remains available for sale...

SpaceAholic
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posted 10-13-2012 11:42 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for SpaceAholic   Click Here to Email SpaceAholic     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Still available at $1550 plus shipping within the US.

SpaceAholic
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posted 11-17-2012 08:04 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for SpaceAholic   Click Here to Email SpaceAholic     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
No longer available for sale

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