Sat 10th March Meeting Logs
Sat 10th March Test Videos
- homemade rogallo wing made out of bin liner, video 11 actually shows some sort of directional flight.
Drops 1 and 2 - single line rigging
Drops 3 and 4 - dual line + 2 breaklines
The Black Rainbow
- homemade powered powerfoil. Uses pretty standard parafoil kite, changes rigging method + uses a winch system rather than direct servo. Some videos showing that it does indeed work.
- info about commercial model powered parafoils.
- Factsheet for a re-entry spacecraft that steers by a parafoil once below 24,000ft
- B52 drop test, parafoil deployment + steering + landing
- B52 drop test, parafoil deployed by large drogue.
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