View Full Version : Old Gimpy Wheel on Spirit Rover Shows Signs of Life

2009-Dec-16, 01:50 AM
Could it be true that the old gimpy wheel on the Spirit rover is making a comeback? The right-front wheel, which stopped operating way back on Sol 779 (March 13, 2006), surprised engineers by indicating normal resistance and turning slightly during a resistance test for that wheel. Spirit, which has been stuck [...]

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