Monday, 19 May 2014

Rosse Observatory Site Upgrade

The RSTO spectrographs and ionospheric monitors were out of operation for some weeks, this was to allow some upgrading work in the pavement of the observatory yard.

Here some movies on the process of re-cabling the antennas after the site upgrading.


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Prof. Gallagher and Mr. McCauley working on some cables in the RSTO control room.

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Peter and Joe trying to strip off some old plastic pipes from the cables,
(yes Peter, I did put it in the blog!)


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