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Gemini 12 Gallery


I'm not exactly certain what this is called or what the precise purpose is, but it is an assembly of extra shingles which are attached to the hatch via a hinge and "float" over the shingles of the cabin's exterior.

This view demonstrates that the shingles "float" over the cabin's exterior; the edge of the shingle must be close to two inches from the spacecraft.

Time picture taken Tue Nov 28 11:44:58 2006
Location picture taken Shoot for the Moon Exhibit
Adler Planetarium
Chicago, IL
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