Pack: Yerkes Telescope by ignotus

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  • Pack created on: July 2, 2006, 5:50 p.m.
  • Number of sounds: 8
  • Number of downloads: 123

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    8 sounds

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Two children running around the floor of a reverberant telescope dome. Recorded with mini-DV camcorder and Sennheiser MKE 300 directional ...

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large telescope dome at Yerkes Observatory rotating into place. Recorded with mini-DV camcorder and Sennheiser MKE 300 directional electret condenser ...

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Motors positioning 40-inch refracting telescope, followed by sound of lens cover being removed. Recorded with mini-DV camcorder and Sennheiser MKE ...

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Telescope dome quietly opens, with some metallic harmonics as it stops. Recorded with mini-DV camcorder and Sennheiser MKE 300 directional ...

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Entire floor of telescope dome rising and then stopping in position (see http://astro.uchicago.edu/yerkes/virtualmuseum/40inch.html). Recorded with mini-DV camcorder and Sennheiser MKE ...

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Sound as telescope dome stops rotating and is anchored in position. Amplified sample from "rotatingdome.flac." Recorded with mini-DV camcorder and ...

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Very loud clattering followed by child's appreciative shout, in large dome housing world's largest refracting telescope at Yerkes Observatory. Recorded ...

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Very loud clattering in large reverberant dome as clamp is applied to stabilize the 40-inch refracting telescope at Yerkes Observatory. ...

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