Installation of the Beryllium secondary mirror

Installation of the 1.1-m Beryllium secondary mirror, on the M2 Unit that is supported by four spiders fixed to the upper ring of the telescope tube. (Photo obtained on April 19, 1998).

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Id:eso9814d
Type:Photographic
Release date:27 April 1998
Related releases:eso9814
Size:800 x 600 px

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Name:Mirror, Very Large Telescope
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
• X - Paranal

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