Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Bath Time

Today, Gary Rosenbaum of Steward Observatory operations came up to the VATT to show us how to give the telescope mirror a bath. Fascinating stuff if you like tediously meticulous optical janitorial duties . . .

Here's some snapshots of the Pro at work.









1 comment:

Tuugii said...

looks lot of work! didn't know that the telescope's buffle is just suspended like that...?