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dome assembly
Thomas A. Sebring

Dome Assembly
The dome of the HET was assembled by a team of three people in about four weeks. Assembly proceeded in courses, around and around the circumference of the dome until the vertex was reached. The last strut fit with no adjustment, a triumph of accuracy.

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14 May 2003
Astronomy Program · The University of Texas at Austin · Austin, Texas 78712
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