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A community of backers around the world came together to help the Smithsonian conserve,
digitize, and display Neil Armstrong's and Alan Shepard's spacesuits.
A community of backers around the world came together to help the Smithsonian conserve, digitize, and display Neil Armstrong's and Alan Shepard's spacesuits.
9,477 backers pledged $719,779 to help bring this project to life.

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    Pledge $1 or more About $1.00

    "One Small Step" Thank You Email plus illuminating Project Updates. $1 could be the small step that makes the giant leap towards our goal!

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    Neil's Apollo 11 spacesuit "suit"-able for printing. It's a high-resolution Digital Poster!
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    A boot print from the Apollo 11 mission on a mega-attractive Cling-On Decal. Stick on your laptop, window, or tardis!
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates.

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    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    Exclusive behind-the-scenes Video Tour of the spacesuit's conservation process.
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $30 or more About $30

    Cosmically cool Space Ice-cream! Eat like an astronaut. Freeze-dried with Reboot the Suit logo.
    + Exclusive behind-the-scenes Video Tour of the spacesuit's conservation process.
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    Priority access! Get your hands on Neil's Spacesuit Glove. We'll send you the 3D Scan Data to make your own 3D print before we make it available online.
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $40 or more About $40

    Reboot the Suit PRINTED Poster! 18" x 24" on high quality paper and ready for framing.
    + 3D scan data for spacesuit glove. Available July 2016.
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Suit up in style with your very own "Reboot the Suit" T-shirt.
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank you email and Project Updates

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    We love this one! Exclusive Mission Patch by Mike Okuda, Star Trek and NASA designer. This is for true space fans!
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    2 Favorites: Cling-on Decal and Mission Patch
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    Join a stellar group with a National Air and Space Society (NASS) Membership. Includes this amazing stuff and more:
    *One-year subscription to Air & Space magazine
    *Invitation to the Society’s annual Flight Jacket Night lecture, events, and exhibition previews
    *Member discount at Smithsonian Museum Stores, IMAX® Theaters, and Planetarium

    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

    $81 (your total pledge minus the fair market value of the reward) is deductible from your pledge for federal income tax purposes. Please retain this document for your records.

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    Pledge $120 or more About $120

    MOST REQUESTED: Cling-on Decal, T-shirt, and Mission Patch
    + Exclusive behind-the-scenes Video Tour of the spacesuit's conservation process.
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    3 Favorites: Cling-on Decal, T-shirt, and Mission Patch
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $230 or more About $230

    Space Ice-cream + 3 Favorites: Cling-on Decal, T-shirt, and Mission Patch
    + Exclusive behind-the-scenes Video Tour of the spacesuit's conservation process.
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $275 or more About $275

    The Fab Five: Printed Poster, Space Ice-cream, Cling-on Decal, T-shirt, and Mission Patch
    + Exclusive behind-the-scenes Video Tour of the spacesuit's conservation process.
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $300 or more About $300

    Invitation to be star-struck at an exclusive online Q&A with the National Air and Space Museum's Spacesuit Conservator and Curator.
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    + Video Tour of the Conservation Process
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $542 or more About $542

    Invitation to "Museum Moonshine" astronomy program on the terrace of the Museum in Washington, DC! Plus an exclusive pre-event for Kickstarter backers. Drink moonshine in the moonlight at this fun outdoor party on September 27!
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    + Video Tour of the Conservation Process
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Digital Poster
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Go behind-the-scenes of the Museum! Invitation to a tour of Emil Buehler Conservation Lab and Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar (located at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA )
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    + 3D Scan Data for Spacesuit Glove
    + Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Pledge $1,600 or more About $1,600

    Limited-edition 3D print of Neil's spacesuit glove.
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + Video Tour of the Conservation Process
    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    +Thank You Email and Project Updates

    $1,581 (your total pledge minus the fair market value of the reward) is deductible from your pledge for federal income tax purposes. Please retain this document for your records.

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    Pledge $1,969 or more About $1,969

    A Night at the Museum! Invitation to one of the Museum's most popular annual events, the John H. Glenn Lecture at the Museum in Washington, DC. This year's lecture on September 29 will feature Astronaut Kathryn D. Sullivan. Kickstarter backers will also receive an invitation to the private reception preceding the lecture.
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + Video Tour of the Conservation Process
    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    +Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Invitation to a unique behind-the-scenes experience at ILC Dover factory. This is where Neil's suit was made! (Frederica, Delaware, two hours outside Washington, DC, Baltimore, and Philadelphia)
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + Video Tour of the Conservation Process
    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    +Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    A Smithsonian flag that flew on Space Shuttle Discovery. Yes, these flags actually went into space! Framed with a dedication to the backer.
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    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    +Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Invitation to after-hours tour of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center with Gen. J. R. “Jack” Dailey, the John and Adrienne Mars Director of the National Air and Space Museum. Find out the true story of how this four-star Marine Corps general and pilot earned his callsign, "Zorro".
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
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    Invitation to the unveiling of the Armstrong Spacesuit Display! And a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing. We promise it will be worth the wait!
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    + Video Tour of the Conservation Process
    + Mission Patch by Mike Okuda
    +Thank You Email and Project Updates

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    Invitation to the Ultimate Behind-the-Scenes Experience. Go over the Moon with the spacesuit! We'll take you into the Emil Buehler Conservation Lab at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA to see Neil's spacesuit in person.
    + Recognition on the Museum's annual donor wall
    + National Air and Space Society Membership
    +Thank You Email and Project Updates

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