Spacebridge/launches/Alpha

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Observations on the [[broken alpha balloon]]
 
Observations on the [[broken alpha balloon]]
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The Alpha payload consisted of:
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* [https://www.argentdata.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=23&products_id=37 Garmin GPS 18x LVC]
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* [https://www.argentdata.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=22&products_id=65 OpenTracker+]
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* [https://www.argentdata.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=25&products_id=74 Puxing PX-777 PLUS VHF Radio]
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* G1 Android smartphone
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* Canon SD400 camera
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* Canon A700 camera with fisheye lens adapte
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All the above payload was housed in a styrofoam cooler. The OpenTracker+ was powered by a 9V Energizer lithium battery and supplied regulated power to the GPS. All other devices had internal Li-ion batteries.
  
 
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Revision as of 02:57, 14 March 2010

Alpha was the first Spacebridge balloon flight.

Observations on the broken alpha balloon

The Alpha payload consisted of:

All the above payload was housed in a styrofoam cooler. The OpenTracker+ was powered by a 9V Energizer lithium battery and supplied regulated power to the GPS. All other devices had internal Li-ion batteries.

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