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Close encounter of the ITER cryostat



A flying saucer with its crew of little green men? No: a temporary assembly of six 60° sections of the cryostat base at the Larsen & Toubro factory in India. The sections are assembled on the shop floor to verify tolerances. All segments will leave the factory in September for shipment to the ITER site.


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