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Re: Copenhagen Suborbitals
« Reply #40 on: 11/17/2012 10:27 AM »
Live feed up and running.....looks great
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Re: Copenhagen Suborbitals
« Reply #41 on: 11/17/2012 10:52 AM »
much going on now in the tower & extra cams now up and running
Looks like they are venting ..
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Re: Copenhagen Suborbitals
« Reply #42 on: 11/17/2012 11:00 AM »
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Re: Copenhagen Suborbitals
« Reply #43 on: 11/17/2012 11:10 AM »
Loading Lox Atm
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Re: Copenhagen Suborbitals
« Reply #44 on: 11/17/2012 11:25 AM »
This will be a 20bar tank pressure test fire, last design only achieved 7 bar.
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Re: Copenhagen Suborbitals
« Reply #45 on: 11/17/2012 11:38 AM »
errors in pressure sensors going for a fix.
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #46 on: 11/17/2012 11:46 AM »
Thanks Prober, keep it coming! :)
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #47 on: 11/17/2012 11:48 AM »
Pressure sensors fixed, going to top off the lox tank then going for a pressurization.   The test will be 17 secs fire   
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #48 on: 11/17/2012 11:52 AM »
Command given to clear the area prior to pressurization.  To the bunker...
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #49 on: 11/17/2012 11:58 AM »
Lox Topping completed....
all data and cameras on....
« Last Edit: 11/17/2012 12:05 PM by Prober »
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #50 on: 11/17/2012 12:06 PM »
Valves closed, pressurization
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #51 on: 11/17/2012 12:13 PM »
oppps......can't get enough pressure something might be wrong with a valve
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #52 on: 11/17/2012 12:19 PM »
going for a replacement test valve ......behind the test stand.

On hold for a while...
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #53 on: 11/17/2012 12:27 PM »
Leak in pressure boost system......
Clear pad again, once pressure is up fire engine.

pressure built up fast.....
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #54 on: 11/17/2012 12:38 PM »
Engine looks great after the test.....

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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #55 on: 11/17/2012 12:42 PM »
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #56 on: 11/17/2012 12:44 PM »
From what I've read if the data pans out......4 more of these engines will be built to power the next launcher.

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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #57 on: 11/17/2012 12:47 PM »
Visitors get to come up close at the end.
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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #58 on: 11/17/2012 01:04 PM »
looks like a friendly group and feed continues.
i'm done for a while...
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