Poster Print: Atomic Bomb Grable Detonates, Genuine, Area 5 - Nevada, 1953
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Poster Print: Atomic Bomb Grable Detonates, Genuine, Area 5 - Nevada, 1953:
-The Fision AFAP Grable Detonation & Atomic Annie-The true, unadulterated version in a Mid Size Poster Print (the best known view of both detonation and gun) of test shot Grable and the artillery gun that fired it on May 25, 1953, in Area 5 of the Nevada Test Site, during Operation Upshot-Knothole, not to be confused with a fictitious remake photo that's also in circulation. Grable was an AFAP (Artillery-Fired Atomic Projectile) the first of its kind, and was 54.4 in. long and weighed 803 lb. The gun (dubbed Atomic Annie) weighed 77 metric tons and had a muzzle velocity of 2,060 ft/s., for a nominal range of 20 miles. Grable, equipped with a time-fuse, detonated at 524 feet altitude within five seconds of its firing after traveling approximately 11,000 yards, and yielded approximately 15kt. Extraordinary. From the AIS Photo Art Gallery, the poster is a New High Resolution Print on Premium Heavy High Gloss Photo Paper with a 50 year non-fade warranty. It measures approximately 13" x 18", (exact dimensions may vary) and comes with a 1/4 inch white border that's designed to fit under framing material. It's made by one of the most advanced Photo Art Printers in the industry which produces a Premium Quality Poster Print. Please visit our store and look in theAtomic Bomb Detonation Photos Category to see a remarkable assortment of World Class Atomic Related Posters and Prints.
Most of our Posters & Prints are available in 5 different sizes although exact dimensions may vary on certain views due to occasional non-standard aspect ratios:7” x 5”: $4.99 ******* 8.5" x 11": $8.00--$11.00 ******* 13" x 19": $17.50 ******* 18" x 24": $21.50 ******* 24" x 36": $24.50--$29.50. Please contact us via e-mail to set up any of our prints in any of the above size formats for you in BUY IT NOW.
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All our views are printed to order by one of the most advanced Photo Art Printers in the industry that uses ultra chrome archival ink rated to maintain its original color characteristics for 125 years and beyond.
The detail and definition of the shipped product is usually
excellent and much sharper than the low resolution image used here except in
the rare exception that it be the clearest known view worldwide in which case
it would be sold on the merits of its rarity alone and clearly stated as such.
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