Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Hubble Progress 6a

Here is the second set of pictures of the last few stages of construction;

 These 2 pictures shows the Aperture Door glued in place.

 This one shows the Solar Arrays and the HGA Antennae arms glued in place.
 These 2 shots show the completed model, with both the interior and exterior sections together.

Hubble Progress 6

At last, I've finished my PaperCraft Hubble Space Telescope model! It took so long to finish because I have been working on other projects which needed my attention, so I wasn't able to spend as much time as I would have liked on the model.

Here is the first of two sets of pictures that I took of the last few stages of construction;

This picture shows the first of the diagonal Magnetic Torquers in place, a long with other smaller details.

This one shows all of the Magnetic Torquers in place, with the HGA Antennae hinges in place.

This picture shows the Grapple fixtures in place.

 This last picture shows the top set of Scuff Plates in place.