Monthly Archives: April 2011

Elon Musk Makes Rocket Science Affordable

Just as Henry Ford made the Automobile affordable it looks like Elon Musk will make the rocket affordable. Check out this article http://www.thespacereview.com/article/1826/1

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Launch!

Project Counter Spin is ready and we launch tomorrow! After launch there will be a hike to recover it. The balloon will be filled to go to about 85,000 ft and land approximately 50-80 miles from the launch location. I … Continue reading

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E-Glass Structure

I got to get my hands dirty making an e-glass test structure. E-glass is a fiberglass cloth that is sopped with epoxy. The fiberglass cloth makes it strong in tension and the epoxy makes it more rigid. The awesome thing … Continue reading

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