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  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Remote manipulator system (RMS) end effector grapples Payload Flight Test Article (PFTA) using grapple fixture number (no.) 5 on forward screen support structure for dynamic interaction tests including: Single and Manual Control System Evaluation; RMS / Primary Reaction Control System (PRCS) Interaction Tests; Single Joint Control System Evaluation; and Manual Augmented Control Evaluatio... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Remote manipulator system (RMS) end effector grapples Payload Flight Test Article (PFTA) using grapple fixture number (no.) 5 on forward screen support structure for dynamic interaction tests including: Single and Manual Control System Evaluation; RMS / Primary Reaction Control System (PRCS) Interaction Tests; Single Joint Control System Evaluation; and Manual Augmented Control Evaluation. Views look down RMS upper arm boom to end effector with elbow pitch joint, elbow closed circuit television (CCTV) camera, wrist joint, and wrist CCTV visible in between. Subject Terms: ONBOARD ACTIVITIES, SPACE SHUTTLE PAYLOADS, REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM, STS-8 PAYLOAD DEPLOYMENT & RETRIEVAL SYSTEM, CHALLENGER (ORBITER) Date Taken: 9/1/1983 Categories: Payload Bay Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Element: Shuttle Payload Bay Original: Film - 35MM CN Preservation File Format: TIFF. less
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