Vintage NASA Apollo Computing EAI PACE Analog Computer Simulator Circuit Board For Sale

Vintage NASA Apollo Computing EAI PACE Analog Computer Simulator Circuit Board

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* NASA Apollo Hardware * Kennedy Space Center, Electronic Associates Incorporated, PACE Analog Vintage Computer Simulator, Resistance Network Circuit Board.This artifact was built by Electronic Associates, Incorporated (EAI), and was part of the PACE analog computer series.The EAI, PACE analog computers are notable for having been used by NASA for simulation in many of the early space programs including Project Mercury, Project Gemini, X-15 and the Apollo program.They simulated various analog signals associated with analog flight hardware and were used for real-time flight calculations, differential equation integration, re-entry simulation, space station rendezvous and simulated missile and satellite launches.The last five images are for reference only and illustrate working versions of the EAI, PACE analog computer systems, as well as one of the interfacing flight simulators used at NASA.Search YouTube under 'Project Gemini Analog Re-Entry Simulator NASA Film 78064' and 'NASA Apollo Lunar Program Re-Entry Simulation Film 78074' for two short films demonstrating the EAI, PACE analog computer's use in NASA's Gemini and Apollo programs.The circuit board measures approximately 8 inches x 4.5 inches.An excellent example of early NASA analog technology!

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As the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing is fast approaching, spaceflight missions grow farther reaching and ever bold, while we begin to experience a renaissance of international interest in spaceflight endeavors and technology. Still, only a few knowabout the possibility of collecting such historically significant artifacts, as these from the Space Programs, but that is beginning to change, in light of these events.Over time, spaceflight artifacts are increasingly difficult to acquire and the value of these rare collectibles is very likely to rise dramatically. If you are a collector that is new to the niche of spaceflight hardware and seeking to diversify your portfolio, this is an excellent way to accomplish that with a unique and sound investment. These are heirlooms that will inspire and be admired by many generations to come.

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