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SSHADT to do


  • Order Helium for Astrium (Ask about RAES)
  • Email John compact python code and ask 4 money
  • Finish dxfs and give to Al Ross
  • Get Jon 24 acesss! EMAILED RCF
  • Ask jaimie about fill mech!
  • Fish scales
  • Send off RadioFox boards
  • Acrylic tube
  • Check helium in churchill
  • Order Farnell stuff for RadioFox v2


  • Order Router Bits
  • Spring steel
  • Two caribeenas
  • Solid cam - Jon
  • T-slot plate (Post Vorticity)


  • Soc fair booking
  • Soc Fair Flyers
  • Soc fair Organisation
  • Website!
  • Talk to Ed C about phone launch
  • Find out how to add people to expenses
  • Investigate fill mechanism!
  • Order Batteries * <del>Email Astrium about helium n dates and TV
  • Order another 3 kg balloon + 1.5s


  • Battery housing
  • Test function of vehicle
  • Pack vehicle
  • Make pyros
  • Daveyfire pyros
  • Silicone wire
  • Calibration??
  • Email John recorded badger 2 radio
  • Prepare battery housing surface
  • Resolder power loom (Little screw??)
  • Prepare pyro line taped to new parachutes and tape new parachute.
  • Solder DC jacks onto pyro
  • Drill pitot bolt
  • Test dynamic pressure sensor
  • Order serial parts which are the right way round.
    • Order EM-406s;
    • Radiometrix??
  • Recalibrate dynamic
  • Test flight logic
  • Finish software
    • Ascent rate
    • Get balloon position
    • Check my software works as the same time as johns
    • Check GPS issues on radiofox
  • Cut carbon for battery pack
  • Order Posterity pitot? (Jon)
  • Prepare spring drogues
  • Check and prepare nylon bolts
  • Rechecking the low G acceleromter calibration and high G accelerometer calibration
  • Prepare lines
    • Cyano knots
    • Strain relieve pyro electrical lines onto carabiner
    • Carabiner of parachute.
    • Bottom of the abort carabiner to payload (check lines).
  • Remake hosepipe balloon attachment
    • Need to do payload end - do on the day
  • Charge camera battery and check camera settings
  • Carpet tape?
  • Drill new attachment point NOT USED ANYWMORE
  • Make a couple more pyros.
  • 10 gallon water bottles for weight!
  • Get 9V Battery for Fish Scales!
  • Prepare fish scale assembly
  • Arrange helium transport vehicle
  • Arrange farm
  • Tracking location (if its going west)
  • Pyro lines
  • repack pilot chute
  • Properly pack X-Form and lines
  • Email Ed about insurance
  • Test pyro shield
  • Look at the kevlar string on the release bolt, was dodgy at one point.
  • test continuity on top cap metron.
  • Strike-through Text
  • reassemble nose-assembly and check for leaks.
  • check helium arrived
  • arrange people
sshadt.txt · Last modified: 2010/12/01 17:09 by danstrange