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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....
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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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Re: LIVE: Copenhagen Suborbitals Updates and Testing
« Reply #59 on: 11/17/2012 01:50 pm »
Thanks Prober, good stuff.

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