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

Dave Larsen kv0s.dave at gmail.com
Sun Sep 16 11:39:03 CDT 2012


Don and Corey --

test packets and test website

http://oak.snr.missouri.edu/bcares/balloon/BCARES-balloon.html

I have not linked this page to the BCARES website yet.

Dave, KV0S


On Sat, Sep 15, 2012 at 9:24 PM, Dave Larsen <kv0s.dave at gmail.com> wrote:
> Don and Cory
>
> I will use WX0BC-11 on the tracker I have.
>
> Dave, KV0S
>
> On Sat, Sep 15, 2012 at 6:28 PM, Corey Mesenbrink <kc0yns at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> Dave, what about using -11 for the SSID.
>>
>> 73  Corey / KC0YNS
>>
>> Sent from my iPhone 4
>>
>> 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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>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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>>>> KV0S - Dave Larsen
>>>> Columbia, MO, USA
>>>
>>>
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