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STS055-23-021 - STS-055 - Crewmember at Work in the D-2 Spacelab at the ROTEX Rack ``B``

STS055-23-021 - STS-055 - Crewmember at Work in the D-2 Spacelab at the ROTEX Rack ``B``

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The original finding aid described this as:

Description: Mission Specialist Bernard Harris, in the D-2 Spacelab, unpacking a case of ROTEX component parts for assembly at the ROTEX Rack (rack ``B``) for the Robotics Technology Experimenmt (ROTEX). ROTEX is an arm with: six joints and can reach in all directions, two torque sensors to ensure the arm does not become overloaded and a gripping assembly equipped with laser distance-measuring devices, tactile sensors and stereo television cameras.

Subject Terms: STS-55, COLUMBIA (ORBITER), SPACELAB, CREW WORKSTATIONS, ROBOTICS

Date Taken: 5/6/1993

Categories: Crew Activities

Interior_Exterior: Interior

Ground_Orbit: On-orbit

Original: Film - 35MM CN

Preservation File Format: TIFF
STS-55

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Date

1993
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