Curious prop on TV

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kenw

5th Generation Texian
Had to rewind a few times to verify but does anyone recognize that gold colored thing? The show is shown at the bottom of the screen.... About the failed spacewalk on a Gemini flight.

 
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rzw0wr

Newbie Switchman
Yep, got one just like it.... Well kinda like it. Well OK nothing like it.
To answer your question, I ain't got a clue.
 

kenw

5th Generation Texian
It was a prop in a Gemini capsule mockup for the show. Pretty cheesy set design , but I guess everyone has a budget!
 

rlundy90

Armchair Engineer
Does look like an MRC throttle. The orange thing on the right looks a lot like a lit lamp with an orange shade, as well.
 

dinwitty

Member
I'm trying to internet find this but in MR or RMC back then they had pics of the demonstration of the moon landing using HO models on HO track.
 



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