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Updated December 10, 2014

Here is a video of the Hobby-Eberly Telescope's Nitrogen Tank being installed.
The HET team and Crane Service Inc. along with PRAXAIR and MidWest Cryogenics installed the Tank on Oct 27th and 28th.
Video was captured from multiple views and edited together.



Updated December 10, 2014

Here is a sneak peek at the next step in the Wide Field Upgrade.



Updated December 1, 2014

Here is a video of PennState's HPF (Habitable Planet Finder) Enclosure being assembled.
A goup of PennState engineers and two HET team members constructed this new enclosure which took a week to build.
The enclosure sits in HET's basement where the old MRS enclosure used to reside.
Video was captured from multiple views and edited together by Gummi from PennState.


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