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Ultra-Light  
  Allows the user to see into rock or other solid matter.  

He carefully unhooked the ultra-light from his pack and switched it on. The light beam polarized to his own mass-penetrating frequency, reached out through the layers of surrounding earth as if they were cloudy gelatin.
Technovelgy from Rock Diver, by Harry Harrison.
Published by Hillman Periodicals in 1951
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