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Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Kovai co makes world’s largest periscope!

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August 23, 2011 / DC, Coimbatore.

The giant periscope
The giant periscope.

Adding yet another feather to the industrial accomplishments of Coimbatore, a local firm has built one of the longest periscopes in the world, a 10-metre long instrument for viewing objects inside the Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR) being developed at the atomic research station at Kalpakkam.
Visual Education Aids Pvt Ltd (VEA), a Kurichi-based firm, developed the periscope with a resolution of 0.2mm line at a spacing of 0.5mm. It was dedicated to the Bharatiya Nabhikiya Vidyut Nigam Ltd (BHAVINI), Kalpakkam, at a function here on Monday.

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