VLA, Magdalena, New Mexico

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Comments (3)

Axel J. Resto on April 11, 2008

Hey Rich, Here is promotional VLA shot. Great.

Cheers, Axel

Richard Ryer on April 13, 2008

Greetings Axel, Thanks for the visit and the comment. You can get a real feel for the complexity of the dish, but you don't get a feel for the scale of these things. They are huge. The three concrete piers the base of the dish sits on must be ten feet tall. And they move them around very easily on rails with a special lift.



Joaquín Garcia on September 5, 2009

Hello, is anyone up there?

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  • Uploaded on April 7, 2008
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    by Richard Ryer