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Fermilab - Tractricious Sculpture
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One of the famous Fermilab Sculptures - to quote their information: "The structure is comprised of 16 stainless steel outer tubes, made from scrap cryostat tubes from Tevatron magnets, and 16 inner pipes from old well casings. Each tube is free standing and designed to withstand winds up to 80 mph." 6-23-2012 - had a fantastic private tour for our photo group.
Copyright: Richard Drew
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10600x5300
Hochgeladen: 26/06/2012
Aktualisiert: 18/09/2014
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