Lost Rocket by Manly Wade Wellman:
Science Fiction Inventions, Technology and Ideas

Short space yarn starts with the wreck of the Phobos, a spaceship carrying supplies and roving bombs to the space colonies. What happened and who is responsible?

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Magnetized Boots - made for walking
Special shoes to allow walking in and around a metal ship with no artificial gravity.

Metal Solvent Ray Thrower - also a reaction pistol
Acts like a flame thrower in space.

Oxygen Freshener - breath of fresh air
A device that removed carbon dioxide from air and replaced it with fresh oxygen.

Roving Bomb - RC weaponry
Special zero-gee guided bomb.

Space Overalls - easier than space suits
Light-duty space suit.

Space Socks
Protective garments for the lower extremities.

 

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