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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #40 on: 04/30/2012 06:33 PM »
Doesn't stream to an iPhone in calgary.  :(
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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #42 on: 04/30/2012 06:34 PM »
No audio, but this is a live feed we don't usually get, so all's good.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #43 on: 04/30/2012 06:35 PM »
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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #44 on: 04/30/2012 06:35 PM »
about 25 more minutes to go before the live fire. Hurry up & wait.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #45 on: 04/30/2012 06:35 PM »
Stream is on SpaceX now, Doesn't look HD, So NASA might give better quality if you have access to their HD feed.

EDIT: Or not, NASA is just rebroadcasting it.  :-[
Better than not.  Not hearing any audio commentary, but that may be the job of the status bar in the feed.
« Last Edit: 04/30/2012 06:37 PM by Mapperuo »


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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #47 on: 04/30/2012 06:36 PM »
For the record, I'm seeing a 19 second lag on the SpaceX webcast, assuming that the T- clock is aiming for exactly 3:00:00.  The NASA TV retransmission is another 5 seconds back.
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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #48 on: 04/30/2012 06:36 PM »
Is the "shower cap" on or off? I cant be sure.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #49 on: 04/30/2012 06:37 PM »
Stream is on SpaceX now, Doesn't look HD, So NASA might give better quality if you have access to their HD feed.

EDIT: Or not, NASA is just rebroadcasting it.  :-[
Better than not.  Not hearing any audio commentary, but that may be the job of the status bar in the feed.



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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #50 on: 04/30/2012 06:37 PM »
Is the "shower cap" on or off? I cant be sure.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #51 on: 04/30/2012 06:38 PM »
Now have commentary.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #52 on: 04/30/2012 06:38 PM »
No audio, but this is a live feed we don't usually get, so all's good.

We should get some audio at T-13
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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #53 on: 04/30/2012 06:38 PM »
Now have commentary.
Actually better for nerds -- sounds like test team audio.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #54 on: 04/30/2012 06:39 PM »
The forum visitations are at the third of a shuttle countdown (at this stage), so launch day's going to be interesting!

Audio for a moment then.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #55 on: 04/30/2012 06:39 PM »
Watching the vapors come off, is it me or is the webcast still not smooth?

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #56 on: 04/30/2012 06:40 PM »
Both the Livestream site and SpaceX feed are glitchy and halting for me, but NASA TV is running fine.  21 minutes and counting....


I believe that is incorrect, that the second stage has no Dracos.

But there are Dracos on the Dragon capsule.  Doesn't that make more sense, that the existing Dracos on the capsule would be used for attitude control, not that extra Dracos were added to the US.  More torque applied from the capsule position as well.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #57 on: 04/30/2012 06:40 PM »
Polling team for test.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #58 on: 04/30/2012 06:40 PM »
Polling audio.

Go for static fire.

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Re: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Static Fire - April 30, 2012
« Reply #59 on: 04/30/2012 06:41 PM »
Webcast is smooth at this end, but they better change that camera angle..
« Last Edit: 04/30/2012 06:41 PM by rcoppola »
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