• Creator
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. 2/17/1973-
  • Created Date
  • 1981-04-12/2011-07-21
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation of the Dexterous End Effector (DEE) in the Space Shuttle Columbia's payload bay taken during STS-62. The DEE, located on the business end of the robotic arm, enables the remote manipulator system (RMS) to grapple and secure objects. The purpose of this experiment is to improve the dexterity and alignment accuracy of the shuttle's RMS by adding an improved end e... more
    The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation of the Dexterous End Effector (DEE) in the Space Shuttle Columbia's payload bay taken during STS-62. The DEE, located on the business end of the robotic arm, enables the remote manipulator system (RMS) to grapple and secure objects. The purpose of this experiment is to improve the dexterity and alignment accuracy of the shuttle's RMS by adding an improved end effector and grapple fixture to the robotic arm. Subject Terms: SPACE SHUTTLES, COLUMBIA (ORBITER), STS-62, PAYLOAD BAY, SPACEBORNE EXPERIMENTS, REMOTE MANIPULATOR SYSTEM, ROBOTICS, END EFFECTORS, HARDWARE, ONBOARD EQUIPMENT Date Taken: 5/29/1997 Categories: Payload Bay Interior_Exterior: Exterior Ground_Orbit: On-orbit Original: Film - 35MM CN Preservation File Format: TIFF. less
  • Format
  • Magnetic Disk
    Photographic Print
    Magnetic Media
    Photographic Materials
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted