Off-Axis Parabola Inserter/Manipulator

  • Off-Axis Parabolic Optic Installation
    Off-Axis Parabolic Optic Installation
    Off-Axis Parabolic Optic Installation

    Off-Axis Parabolic Optic Installation

    The off-axis parabolic optic installed at OMEGA port H7. The optic was installed for joint OMEGA and OMEGA EP shots in support of advanced ignition development.

  • OAPI Parabola Installation
    OAPI Parabola Installation
    OAPI Parabola Installation

    OAPI Parabola Installation

    Installing the OAPI parabola.

  • Service Enclosure Installation
    Service Enclosure Installation
    Service Enclosure Installation

    Service Enclosure Installation

    The last large off-axis parabola inserter enclosure, the service enclosure, being installed.

  • OAPI Installation
    OAPI Installation
    OAPI Installation

    OAPI Installation

    Off-axis parabola inserter/manipulator installation.

  • View Through Antechamber
    View Through Antechamber
    View Through Antechamber

    View Through Antechamber

    Looking through the antechamber, gate valve, and basic OAPI enclosure to the OMEGA target chamber.

  • Sidelighter
    Sidelighter
    Sidelighter

    Sidelighter

    Working on the Sidelighter off-axis parabola insterter/manipulator.

  • OAPI
    OAPI
    OAPI

    OAPI

    Left to right: the basic OAPI enclosure, gate valve, antechamber, and service enclosure.

  • OAP in EP Chamber
    OAP in EP Chamber
    OAP in EP Chamber

    OAP in EP Chamber

    Off-Axis Parabola (OAP) in the OMEGA EP chamber.

  • OAP Being Aligned
    OAP Being Aligned
    OAP Being Aligned

    OAP Being Aligned

    Off-axis parabola being aligned.

  • Drilling for OAPI Structure
    Drilling for OAPI Structure
    Drilling for OAPI Structure

    Drilling for OAPI Structure

    Drilling holes to accept the new off-axis parabola inserter structure.

  • OAPI/M Alignment
    OAPI/M Alignment
    OAPI/M Alignment

    OAPI/M Alignment

    Off-axis parabola inserter/manipulator (OAPI/M) alignment in the OMEGA EP target chamber.

  • OAPI/M Installation
    OAPI/M Installation
    OAPI/M Installation

    OAPI/M Installation

    Off-Axis Parabola Inserter/Manipulator Installation.

  • Work Stand
    Work Stand
    Work Stand

    Work Stand

    Off-Axis Parabola Inserter work stand being attached to the test stand.

  • Using the CMM to measure submicron movement.
    Measurements
    Using the CMM to measure submicron movement.

    Measurements

    Using the CMM to measure submicron movement.

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