Construction (Page 2)

The slab has been poured and finished.  Just need to wait for it to dry now...

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Ah yes, my trusty helper wanted to get into the picture too.   We let the concrete dry just a bit too long to get a good handprint.  Oh well.

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The dome sections have been moved in place and bolted together.   I am caulking the seams before I tighten the bolts.

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Finally, the dome is complete!

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And now for a night of CCD imaging...

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