||The doorway leading to the circular stairway topsides
||Just inside the entry there is a collection of historical items of interest.
||Upstairs, in the room just below the lantern
||The electrical equipment and controls
||Another historical item -|
Myron Kerner, of Waikiki Yacht Club operating the radio at the finish line during the 1997 TransPac. This particular moment was on 7/13/97, when the 20 year record was broken... In Dec98, Myron retired after 58 years with the National Weather Service
|Looking up at the 3rd order Fresnel lens, the priceless jewel of the lighthouse.
She's priceless because these lenses are no longer made anywhere - at any price...
|A front-view of the Fresnel lens, with Diamond Head in the background -
read more on these lenses
And check out a Fresnel lens animation (kinda crude, requires QuickTime plugin)
|The view from the lantern room, looking WSW
||The TransPacific Yacht Race Finish Line sight-glass, next to the strobe light
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