LIGO Document E1900177-v2

High-reliability Ultra-fast Mechanical Shutter

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A revised "Fast Shutter" system has been designed to eliminate the wires attached to the moving payload. This change increases the reliability of the shutter as well as providing significant reductions in the manufacturing cost, weight, reaction momentum, and physical size.
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  • PDF Version (HiRelFastShutter_E1900177_v2.pdf, 238.6 kB)
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version 2 includes updated solenoidal implementation
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