Integration Continues at CSBF

Integration at CSBF is in full swing. Teams from Washington University in St. Louis and NASA Wallops are testing and assembling pieces of the instrument.


Truss assembly


Thermal and vacuum tests of the electronics


Solar panel testing


Wallops Arc-Second Pointer pointing system electronics


X-Ray mirror and alignment camera mounts


Polarimeter mounted


Mounting the polarimeter Computer


Connecting the cables to the polarimeter computer


These resisters can heat the joints of the truss to keep the X-Ray mirror aligned with the polarimeter.

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