Stansbury Park Observatory Complex 2 (SPOC 2)
Finishing the Interior
(click on images for enlarged view)
I D Electric's Mark Olsen donates his time and materials to
run electrical power to the observatory. Thanks Mark!. 07 SEP 2001
Mark Olsen's job is done and SPOC 2 has electrical power.
14 SEP 2001
Andy Bogdan sets the dust a flyin' as he drills a hole for electrical
conduit in the concrete. 14 FEB 2002
What's wrong with this picture? Patrick Wiggins demonstrates
what to do after finding you've bolted a sign to the wall upside down.
17 FEB 2002
Bruce Grim with the two desks and book case that he and Patrick
Wiggins just loaded for the trip to SPOC 2's control room. 01 MAR
Ron Ford demonstrates the theme of the day: "Tidying up the interior."
06 MAR 2002
Andy Bogdan, Bruce Grim and Ken Harris clean up the "Big Scope"
Room. 06 MAR 2002
Lighting set up around the "Big Scope" Room's east door is typical
of other doorway areas at SPOC 2. Note the illuminated exit sign
and double flood lights (one red, one white), all controlled by separate
dimmers located to the right of the door. 06 MAR 2002
Much dust was in the air as Roger Butz measured the control room
for carpet. Note the extensive use of 110 VAC power strips.
06 MAR 2002
Ron Ford checks out one of the two donated computers that will
be used with the "Big Scope" (seen in the background). 06 MAR 2002
A view showing the Ealing half of the control room. The Ealing
scope itself can be seen in the background. 06 MAR 2002
Patricia McWhorter, Hank Williams, Patrick Wiggins & Bob Grant
paint the walls of the Big Scope Room. 13 APR 2002
Bruce Grim and Ron Ford install the track for the Control Room's
east window shade. 12 JUL 2002
Patrick Wiggins cuts track for the Control Room window shades.
16 JUL 2002 Bruce Grim image
Bruce Grim and Roger Butz install track for the Control Room's
west window shade. 16 JUL 2002
Patricia McWhorter demonstrates the east and west Control Room
window shades. 24 JUL 2002
Bruce Grim and Roger Butz fashion the new counter for the Control
Room from a discarded desk top. 04 AUG 2002
Patrick Wiggins and Bruce Grim install the counter. 04 AUG
Roger Butz enjoys the new space afforded by the new counter as
Bruce Grim looks on. 04 AUG 2002
Patrick Wiggins crawls out of his hole... Actually, Patrick
had been in there attaching the final piece of counter to the wall.
30 AUG 2002 Roger Butz image.
The printer donated by Roen Hale rests on the final piece of counter.
30 AUG 2002
Dave Stewart & Roger Butz beginning the installation of the
first "Wall of Fame". 21 SEP 2002
Walls of Fame finished except for molding, stain and commemorative
plaques. 23 SEP 2002
Dave Stewart and Roger Butz putting sealcoat on one of the new
"Walls of Fame". 06 OCT 2002 McNeil images
After Dave Stewart installed the molding (which he fabricated himself).
31 OCT 2002
Ken Harris, Bruce Grim, Kim Hyatt &
Patrick carry carpet squares into the observatory. 28 NOV 2003