|Object Name:||Six Air Data Sensor Capsules|
|Platform(s):||Buccaneer Lightning VC10|
|Year of Manufacture:||circa 1960|
|Location:||Main Object Store|
A collection of six air pressure sensing capsules (not all shown). The given weight is the total of all six; the given size is for the dual capsule. The capsule sizes range from 50 to 60mm diameter and 3 to 8mm thick.
The vented capsules (with the pipe connection) are for differential pitot-static pressure sensing. The sealed ones are for static pressure sensing. This was originally in the Marconi Collection 2022