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Parts of a Multi-Mission Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator (MMRTG)

Parts of a Multi-Mission Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator (MMRTG)

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Emily Lakdawalla after Woerner et al (2012)

Parts of a Multi-Mission Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator (MMRTG)
Figure 4.5 from Emily Lakdawalla's 2018 book The Design and Engineering of Curiosity

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Original image data dated on or about April 24, 2018

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