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NEW Turkish SLV concept by Roketsan
« on: 05/11/2017 01:25 PM »
Unlike the Gokturk SLV - this one is liquid propelled:

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Re: NEW Turkish SLV concept by Roketsan
« Reply #1 on: 05/11/2017 01:55 PM »
Any info on propellants? Fuel:oxidiser volume ratio based on crude measurement of diagram is about 1:1.65. So definitely not hydrogen or light hydrocarbon, guess kerolox?

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Re: NEW Turkish SLV concept by Roketsan
« Reply #2 on: 05/11/2017 03:42 PM »
Any info on propellants? Fuel:oxidiser volume ratio based on crude measurement of diagram is about 1:1.65. So definitely not hydrogen or light hydrocarbon, guess kerolox?
Tal Inbar says on twitter that no extra info was provided other than what's in the poster. I've had a look at Roketsan's site, and it doesn't look like there's anything there either.

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Re: NEW Turkish SLV concept by Roketsan
« Reply #3 on: 05/11/2017 10:54 PM »
Any info on propellants? Fuel:oxidiser volume ratio based on crude measurement of diagram is about 1:1.65. So definitely not hydrogen or light hydrocarbon, guess kerolox?
That's the volumetric relationship of a gas generator kerosene lox engine (~2.3 O/F).

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Re: NEW Turkish SLV concept by Roketsan
« Reply #4 on: 05/12/2017 08:16 AM »
Any info on propellants? Fuel:oxidiser volume ratio based on crude measurement of diagram is about 1:1.65. So definitely not hydrogen or light hydrocarbon, guess kerolox?
That's the volumetric relationship of a gas generator kerosene lox engine (~2.3 O/F).
Thought so, makes sense.

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