[Balloons] Other needs for launch - things I don't have

Don - KM0R km0r at km0r.net
Sat Sep 15 18:27:22 CDT 2012


Let's use WX0BC-11 on the Beeline.  I will put KM0BSA-11 into the one I
have.  11 is the standard balloon SSID as far as I recall.

Don

-----Original Message-----
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On Behalf Of Dave Larsen
Sent: Saturday, September 15, 2012 18:03
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Subject: Re: [Balloons] Other needs for launch - things I don't have

Don

Are we using, WX0BC  on the trackers?  Also what ssid should I use on
beeline tracker?

Dave, KV0S

On Sat, Sep 15, 2012 at 5:59 PM, Dave Larsen <kv0s.dave at gmail.com> wrote:
> Jim--
>
>  We are looking at the first weekend in October date depending weather 
> both wind and overcast. Launch site will also depend on the wind a 
> flight predictions.
> In general we want to stay in the middle of North Missouri.  It has 
> fewer trees and more open ground.
>
>
> Dave, KV0S
>
> On Sat, Sep 15, 2012 at 11:39 AM, the_Biggerstaffs 
> <the_biggerstaffs at embarqmail.com> wrote:
>> Don,  What is the proposed date of launch?
>>
>> 73,  Jim
>>
>>
>>
>> From: balloons-bounces at mail.k0si.net 
>> [mailto:balloons-bounces at mail.k0si.net]
>> On Behalf Of Don Moore
>> Sent: Saturday, September 15, 2012 10:32 AM
>> To: 'BCARES Balloon List'
>> Subject: [Balloons] Other needs for launch - things I don't have
>>
>>
>>
>> We will need the following items for filling and launch prep.  Can 
>> anyone think of anything else?  If you can provide any of these 
>> items, please let us know.
>>
>>
>>
>> "fish" scale - to measure nozzle lift as we fill and payload weight  
>> capable of reading up to 20 lbs should be sufficient
>>
>> Fill nozzle - probably made from PVC ?
>>
>> Fill hose - goes from regulator to nozzle
>>
>>
>>
>> Did we find a suitable high flow regulator?  How long will it take to 
>> empty a full tank through a regulator?  Remember someone must hold 
>> the balloon the entire time while it fills.
>>
>>
>>
>> Someone needs to find appropriate FAA contacts for our potential 
>> launch sites and have that data ready.
>>
>>
>>
>> Don
>>
>>
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> KV0S - Dave Larsen
> Columbia, MO, USA



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