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by problemchild
Fri Oct 04, 2013 10:12 am
Forum: General ArduSat Discussion
Topic: Launch of ArduSat-1 and ArduSat-X on HTV4
Replies: 7
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Re: Launch of ArduSat-1 and ArduSat-X on HTV4

I think the 5cm Sats can be launched with a big elastic band ;) Links: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/pocketqube/want-to-build-a-satellite-but-dont-have-a-nasa-siz http://www.50dollarsat.info/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilXOZ1A3g5M http://www.pocketqubeshop.com/ I believe the Wren guys are...
by problemchild
Thu Oct 03, 2013 1:26 pm
Forum: General ArduSat Discussion
Topic: Launch of ArduSat-1 and ArduSat-X on HTV4
Replies: 7
Views: 14867

Re: Launch of ArduSat-1 and ArduSat-X on HTV4

Hi Jon, thank you for your insightful email reply BTW Re the Balloon RF modules been too weak to be useful even in LEO I was reminded that David Ackerman's balloon telemetry was received on the west coast of Ireland at a range of 1200KM approx ! I think the distance isn't such an issue but the orien...