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Betatron UIUC F17

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Betatron UIUC F17

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Carl Pittman, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

Welding the frame for laminated magnets for the Betatron at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The large rocker arms allowed the Betatron to be turned on its side after the magnet was assembled and the central core was lowered into the machine.

Photo date: 
ca. 1949
Betatron UIUC