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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2540 on: 07/24/2021 12:02 am »
Barrel section was moved into the mid bay.
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« Reply #2541 on: 07/24/2021 12:07 am »
B4 Aft 4 section outside the high bay.
Delivery.
Block work in front of the mid bay.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2542 on: 07/24/2021 12:51 am »
Nosecone out from the windbreak.
Nosecone hooked up to lifting rig.
View from the other side.
« Last Edit: 07/24/2021 12:54 am by bocachicagal »
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2543 on: 07/24/2021 12:58 am »
Raptor 62 was the last Raptor to be removed from B3.
The 9th Tower segment.
The yellow structure.
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« Reply #2544 on: 07/24/2021 01:01 am »
Pics taken at the orbital site.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2545 on: 07/24/2021 04:08 am »
A pathfinder nosecone was spotted with a payload bay cut into it. Booster 3's last remaining Raptor engine (RC62) was removed and transported back the build site. Work on Ship 20 continued in the Mid Bay.

Video and Pictures from Mary (@BocaChicaGal). Edited by Jack Beyer (@TheJackBeyer).


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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2546 on: 07/24/2021 05:07 am »
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More of a pathfinder test. Actual payload bay door dimensions are still under debate. Volume is ~1000 cubic meters. Roomy …

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2547 on: 07/24/2021 05:09 am »
https://twitter.com/_brendan_lewis/status/1418749594993790983

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2549 on: 07/24/2021 08:38 am »
B4 is now ~16 rings tall :)

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2552 on: 07/24/2021 06:49 pm »
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Blink and you miss it! A booster forward dome was lifted onto the sleeving stand.

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2554 on: 07/24/2021 07:09 pm »
GSE tank moved.

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2555 on: 07/24/2021 09:42 pm »

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2557 on: 07/24/2021 10:24 pm »
GSE 7 Aft dome
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2558 on: 07/24/2021 10:29 pm »
B4 and GSE tank #6 in high bay.
The label indicated this is for GSE 7 stack #2 forward dome.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2559 on: 07/24/2021 10:34 pm »
Cryo shell ring being moved.
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