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Image title: 
Technician Scott Fanning tightens down one of the many titanium 'getter' wires on Tandem Mirror Experiment (TMX) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory photo by David Proffitt, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection

Inside the central tube of the Tandem Mirror Experiment (TMX), technician Scott Fanning tightens down one of the many titanium 'getter' wires used to achieve a very high vacuum in the central tube of the experiment.

Photo date: 
circa 1978
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 10 x 7.5 inches)
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory