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by kopius
Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: New Zealand Rocketry is launching soon
Replies: 5
Views: 251

Re: New Zealand Rocketry is launching soon

So there has been a few technical issues which have delayed the launch of the site, so in the meantime here is a video that I took at NZRA National Launch Day on the weekend.
by kopius
Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: SpaceX details its plans for landing 3 Falcon Heavy boosters
Replies: 54
Views: 1718

Re: SpaceX details its plans for landing 3 Falcon Heavy boosters

Here is a neat video about the launch
by kopius
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: Low Powered Rocketry
Topic: Where to get Estes spare parts
Replies: 1
Views: 130

Re: Where to get Estes spare parts

If that is the BT56 size tube, then everything is available at ausrocketry.com.au Do a search for BT56 and you will find nose, air frame, coupler etc. plus grab some 140lb/65kg Kevlar to replace the shockcord. Lastly grab a universal parachute which will allow you cut the chute to the desired size. ...
by kopius
Sat Jan 20, 2018 6:21 am
Forum: Rocketry Control Room
Topic: Arnhem Space Centre
Replies: 16
Views: 889

Re: Arnhem Space Centre

03flyer wrote:Maybe you can apply for exemptions from the Australian spectrum licensing laws???

We are working closely with many regulators including ACMA. There aren’t any exemptions in play but there are some very interesting frequencies to use.


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by kopius
Fri Jan 19, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: New Zealand Rocketry is launching soon
Replies: 5
Views: 251

New Zealand Rocketry is launching soon

This is NOT a test... New Zealand Rocketry is launching 03 Feb 2018
https://nzrocketry.co.nz
by kopius
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: One GPS Receiver for multiple transmitters
Replies: 22
Views: 2235

Re: One GPS Receiver for multiple transmitters

Yea, I mentioned the spectrum concerns for Australia to Adrian in the TRF thread and he said they were definitely going to make a version that will be compliant for us down here. It's great to have vendors that understand and support the needs of international customers. Good work Drew! It is impor...
by kopius
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: One GPS Receiver for multiple transmitters
Replies: 22
Views: 2235

Re: One GPS Receiver for multiple transmitters

FYI, I’ve hit up Adrian with some queries about the new GPS to make sure everything will be compliant for Australia and will work with him if need be to make sure it is. Looks like a great unit and will be stocking them for sure once available.


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by kopius
Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Smallest data logger??
Replies: 5
Views: 126

Re: Smallest data logger??

Raven3 fits inside a 24mm air frame. https://ausrocketry.com.au/raven-3-70g.html


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by kopius
Wed Jan 10, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Self Introductions
Topic: Drama Queen
Replies: 14
Views: 386

Re: Drama Queen

Blake, I can't tell you how much I love seeing that photo of your father with the airframe after he'd taken his free from Walmart paring knife to the inside to create space for the motor to fit! Great memories... Ahhh yes, what a savior! And thank you to you for the long range photos :-) Certainly ...
by kopius
Wed Jan 10, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Tested at BALLS 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 381

Re: Tested at BALLS 2017

drew wrote:David Wilkins shook off the jet lag after his long trip from Melbourne, Australia to his fly 3” diameter,
gray Amraam called BOD Members Do Fly Rockets on a J90 for a satisfying boost and recovery.


Photo or didn't happen lol!
by kopius
Wed Jan 10, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Self Introductions
Topic: Drama Queen
Replies: 14
Views: 386

Re: Drama Queen

Haha you are welcome ;-) Have you seen my full video?
by kopius
Wed Jan 10, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Rocketry Control Room
Topic: Stan Draws Spaceships
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Stan Draws Spaceships

Has anyone seen Stan Draws Spaceships before? Some great little illustrated videos explaining the basics of space flight and vehicles





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by kopius
Fri Dec 29, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Mid/High Powered Rocketry
Topic: Devilish Project (Go Devil 38 kit bash)
Replies: 24
Views: 725

Re: Devilish Project (Go Devil 38 kit bash)

OverTheTop wrote:That is the motor I am leaning towards currently.

OTT, have you considered the J510? https://ausrocketry.com.au/j510w-l.html

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