Daily Archives: May 28, 2012

TSS fixing: the full story

The clouds went in and out with the TSS problems. AO team discovered a problem with the Thin shell Safety System (TSS) that helps the mirror against the wind effects. ¬†One crate was not applying any TSS current. Both Microgate … Continue reading

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Unpacking Day 11: The Clouds Break

The storm is finally gone, and the beautiful clear sky is back. The TSS is fixed too, and after we installed our gimbal mirror motors the W-unit is complete. This (kind of lame) video shows our little W-Unit robot responding … Continue reading

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