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

Corey Mesenbrink kc0yns at yahoo.com
Sat Sep 15 18:28:14 CDT 2012


Dave, what about using -11 for the SSID.  

73  Corey / KC0YNS

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On Sep 15, 2012, at 6:03 PM, Dave Larsen <kv0s.dave at gmail.com> wrote:

> 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
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> KV0S - Dave Larsen
> Columbia, MO, USA
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