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The Little Eagle Firing Site consists of an enclosed concrete firing chamber with adjacent flash X-ray and an optical and electronic recording lab. The facility can accommodate explosive charges of up to 5 kilograms. Little Eagle is fully instrumented with a Beckman/Whitley 189 framing camera, a streak camera, a three-channel 300 kV flash X-ray unit, and eight channels of analog-digital/digital-analog controllers.