PIA16147: Flexing Curiosity's Arm
Target Name: Mars
Mission: Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Spacecraft: Curiosity
Product Size: 1427 x 578 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
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Original Caption Released with Image:

This engineering drawing shows the arm on NASA's Curiosity's rover in its "ready-for-action" position, or "ready out" as engineers say, in addition to the position it assumes to drop off samples.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech

Image Addition Date:
2012-09-06