Bloodhound first run

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Bloodhound first run

Postby strud » Mon Oct 28, 2019 10:11 pm

I didn't think this was still a live project.... happy to be wrong



I note the Nammo label on there :D

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Re: Bloodhound first run

Postby CATO » Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:32 am

"In thrust we trust"

AMRS 21 L3 RSO
TRA 07459 L3

Impulse:
2019: 14,725 Ns (44% N)
Ns 18: 14,767; Ns 17: 5,973; 16: 34,558; 15: 35,955; 14: 6,016; 13: 10,208
PB - Gorilla N2717WC, H: 10,260', S: M1.14

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Re: Bloodhound first run

Postby Wingnut » Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:57 pm

Bloodhound blasts from 0 to 334mph in under 20 seconds
Posted 29th October 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=liXLZFAeroA

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Re: Bloodhound first run

Postby OverTheTop » Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:49 pm

I have been watching this for years. I wish them success :) 8)
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Re: Bloodhound first run

Postby Wingnut » Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:49 am

I've also been watching this project progress over a couple of years and change of ownership.

3rd November 2019 - reaches 461mph

4th November 2019 - Preparing for 500+ mph run

Bye,
Mike

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Chute Deployment - Bloodhound

Postby SpaceManMat » Wed Nov 13, 2019 5:27 pm

Some really neat footage of the chute deployment system for Bloodhound

QRS: 124
AMRS: 32 L2 RSO
Highest Altitude: 13,647 feet
Fastest Flight: Mach 1.55
Largest Motor: CTI 1115J530 IM
Current Project: X Wing


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