3.15 Dr. Richardson tunes up the first beam

15th December 1974: Director at the controls! Reg Richardson tunes up the cyclotron to 500 MeV for the first time. An image of the beam spot can be seen on the screen at the top of the panel.

Anxious watchers (L to R): Aivar Teteris, George Mackenzie, Mike Craddock, ?.

Photo by Corrie Kost.