8 June 1995 Image improvement of CFHT's primary mirror: primary mirror autocollimation
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The Canada-France-Hawaii-Telescope has placed in operation a servo controlled roller-screw support system for its primary mirror. This paper will address the goals of CFHT in upgrading from a fixed `bendix' style mirror supporting defining pads. The main design criteria was to have a system that would define the mirror like the original pads, but have adjustability to remove coma dependent on telescope position.
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Edward G. Stokes, Edward G. Stokes, David J. Cowley, David J. Cowley, Charles P. Cavedoni, Charles P. Cavedoni, Tony T. Young, Tony T. Young, } "Image improvement of CFHT's primary mirror: primary mirror autocollimation", Proc. SPIE 2479, Telescope Control Systems, (8 June 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.211456; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.211456


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