McDonald_Observatory 10/31/2013

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IMG_2703 The 82
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The 82" and 107" domes at McDonold Observatoy, Ft. Davis, TX
IMG_2704 The Hobby-Eberly Telescope (HET) 433
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The Hobby-Eberly Telescope (HET) 433" dome.
IMG_2718 Plaque for the 82
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Plaque for the 82"
IMG_2719 82
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82" Dedication plaque
IMG_2720 The 82
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The 82" Struve telescope.
IMG_2717 Notice the eyepiece on the tail piece, not an instrument.
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Notice the eyepiece on the tail piece, not an instrument.
IMG_2734 Close up of the upper cage.
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Close up of the upper cage.
IMG_2733 The RA setting circle.
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The RA setting circle.
IMG_2735 The setting circles are about 6 feet across.
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The setting circles are about 6 feet across.
IMG_2732 The aluminizing tank.
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The aluminizing tank.