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140430-N-TH437-002

A project engineer uses a hand-held laser scaner to move over the midsection of the Howell Torpedo to generate 3-dimensional rendering on the laptop in the background.
Title: 140430-N-TH437-002
Description: WASHINGTON (April 30, 2014) A 3-dimensional scan generates on a laptop screen as Caitlin Swec, a project engineer at Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division, scans the number 24 Howell Torpedo. Lost from the Iowa (BB 4) during a training mission and found by a dolphin in the U.S. Navy Marine Mammal Program off the coast of San Diego last year, UAB has been conserving the torpedo since May 2013. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric Lockwood/Released)
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