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Kirk McDonald's photo safari of his stay at CERN during the solenoid surface test:

2nd-5th April 07


Some photos of activity at CERN the week are at


Magnet-related photos include

shows the deflection of the inner coil leads.

Harold Kirk, Alan Bross and the DVB

the Cryocomp v2000 pressure relief valve + valve operator

after the valve operator has been removed.

The set of 3 3/4" pressure relief valves attached to the spare conflat flange on the magnet

The gas inlet for the pressure test is attached to the lowest conflat.

shows the "shorting cable" that has about 400 MOhm to ground.

The LN2 heater during cryo tests

The dummy load during cryo tests

magnet at 4 bar, Thu morning.