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Indoor Weighted Belt  
  Device to stay grounded in low gravity on the Moon.  

To be comfortable in your lunar quarters, you might want to make sure you're prepared for the low gravity.

Georg leaped to his feet. He had not yet donned an indoor weighted belt or weighted shoes, and the incautious movement flung him perilously upward in the low-vaulted metal office cubby.
From Blood of the Moon, by Ray Cummings.
Published by Thrilling Wonder Stories in 1936
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