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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