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LightSail stiffener bracket

LightSail stiffener bracket

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LightSail stiffener bracket
A stiffener bracket (shown in red) will be installed on LightSail's solar panels to eliminate excessive bowing that has occurred after more than two years of storage.

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Original image data dated on or about October 14, 2014

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