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The DECam prime focus cage is raised into position

[DECam prime focus cage]

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With the Blanco 4-m telescope locked in a vertical position and the old prime focus cage removed, the new DECam prime focus cage is winched up to the top end to be installed. The new cage is braced by the yellow “strongbacks” and in the picture can be seen passing the center section approaching the work platforms.

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