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LightSail solar panel deployment switch

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LightSail solar panel deployment switch LightSail has four solar panels. Each panel is paired with a deployment switch. When the solar panels are closed, these switches are depressed. When the panels are open, the switches are released, and the sensor value in LightSail's telemetry changes accordingly.

Ecliptic Enterprises Corporation

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