Monthly Archives: June 2012

Final Status of “Unpacking Run”

After 17 days here at LCO Jared and I are heading down today. Overall the “unpacking run” was a success. 1) Secondary Mirror (ASM) with the leadership of Armando and Marco (Arcetri) with Mario and Frederico (Microgate), and Rich (Arizona) … Continue reading

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Unpacking Day 16: The Vizcacha At Last

After they left, Laird and Jared spent the rest of the day covering optics, organizing the cleanroom, backing up disk drives, and generally getting everything presentable. Not quite the way we found it, but presentable. We’re heading down to La … Continue reading

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Unpacking Day 15: All Wrapped Up

Over two weeks in and we still have plenty to do. In the morning we mounted the calibration return optic (CRO) truss and the CRO itself, to make sure they still fit. In the afternoon the ASM was unplugged, and … Continue reading

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