Apollo Hatch Jackscrew
  • Jackscrew, part of the Apollo Crewman Toolset.
  • Used for restraining the side hatch in the event that the latch mechanism would not engage due to deformity of the hatch.
  • When engaged in a fitting on the hatch frame and on the hatch, the wingnut would be turned clockwise to draw the hatch into the frame.
  • Three jackscrews were provided in the Crewman Toolset.

 0.66 lbs. (.30 kg)






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