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Static Test Motor VIC-2B, Propellant Grain Preparation, Motor Assembly Procedure
and Firing Instructions.

Dated February 11, 2014

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DoubleSShot Pyrotechnic Separation Device (PSD) Prototype Operating Manual
Rev. November 22, 2013

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SStS THERMAL ABLATIVE EXPERIMENTATION PART II STAGNATION POINT
REV. 2013/12/09
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SStS EXTREME SUGAR SHOT THERMAL ABLATIVE EXPERIMENTATION
REV. 2013/05/23
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DoubleSShot Static Firing Report of the DSS TM-2 Rocket Motor
Rev. July 25, 2013

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DoubleSShot De-spin Circuit Design
Rev. July 14, 2013

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DoubleSShot Chamber Separation Disc Proof Pressure Test Results
Rev. April 23, 2013

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DoubleSShot Static Firing Report of the DSS TM-1 Rocket Motor
Rev. May 23, 2013

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Double Sugar Shot Nosecone Design,Study and Construction
Rev. March 28, 2013

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DoubleSShot Chamber Separation Disc Proof Pressure Test Plan
Rev. April 05, 2013

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DoubleSShot Reinforced Propellant Tensile Strength Test Method & Procedure
Rev. August 05, 2012

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DoubleSShot Propellant Grain Structural Loading Test Report
Rev. June 21, 2012

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DoubleSShot Propellant Tensile Testing Rig Assembly Manual
Dated June 19, 2012

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DoubleSShot Propellant Grain Structural Loading Test Procedure
Dated May 31, 2012

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DoubleSShot Boiler Plate Single-burn Motor Propellant Casting & Grain Assembly
Dated May 02, 2012

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DoubleSShot Boilerplate “Single-phase” (DSS BPS) Rocket Motor Assembly and Firing Instructions
Dated May 02, 2012

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DoubleSShot RNX Burn Rate Measurement at High Altitude
Dated April 11, 2012

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DoubleSShot Boilerplate “Single-phase” (DSS BPS) Rocket Motor Assembly and Firing Instructions
Dated April 02, 2012

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Antenna Comments, Instructions and Plans.
Dated March 26, 2012

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RNX Burn Rate Measurement at High Altitude
Dated February 24, 2012

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MiniSShot-2 Launch Report
Dated February 20, 2012

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DoubleSShot Boiler Plate Single-burn Motor- Static Test Data Acquisition System
User’s Guide

Dated February 14, 2012

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DoubleSShot Boiler Plate Single-burn Motor- Propellant Casting & Grain Assembly
Dated February 02, 2012

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DoubleSShot Battery Characterization Under Vacuum- 3.7 Volt Go Pro Lithium Battery Test
Dated January 06, 2012

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DoubleSShot Battery Characterization Under Vacuum- 9 Volt Batteries Test
Dated December 29, 2011

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DoubleSShot Battery Characterization Under Vacuum- 11.1 volt Lithium-Polymer Batteries Test
Dated December 29, 2011

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DoubleSShot Battery Characterization Under Vacuum- “AAA” Lithium Batteries Test
Dated December 29, 2011

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DoubleSShot Battery Characterization Under Vacuum - Test Plan
Dated December 27, 2011

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DoubleSShot Flight controller and trajectory
Dated October 13, 2011

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Eutectic Sugar Propellant Research, Part IV
Dated September 26, 2011

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Eutectic Sugar Propellant Research, Part III
Dated September 21, 2011

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Eutectic Sugar Propellant Research, Part II
Dated September 19, 2011

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Eutectic Sugar Propellant Research, Part I
Dated September 13, 2011

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DoubleSShot Boilerplate Motor Assembly and Firing Instructions
Dated September 08, 2011

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DoubleSShot Boilerplate Motor Propellant Casting & Grain Assembly
Dated August 29, 2011

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DoubleSShot Boilerplate Rocket Motor Closure Installation Tool User Manual
Dated August 22, 2011

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DoubleSShot De-Spin solution, study and firsts tests.
Rev. 2011/08/04

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Antenna Simulations for SugarShot
Dated May 2, 2011

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DoubleSShot pH and Sieve Analysis of Shanxi Wencheng Chemicals Company KNO3
Dated April 17, 2011

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DoubleSShot pH and Sieve Analysis of “Custom Blended” pkunlimited KNO3
Dated April 01, 2011

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DoubleSShot Sieve Analysis of C & H Pure Cane Sugar
Dated March 31, 2011

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DoubleSShot pH and Sieve Analysis of KBH3 Chemical Supply Company KNO3
Dated March 28, 2011

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DoubleSShot pH and Sieve Analysis of pkunlimited KNO3
Dated March 28, 2011

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DoubleSShot pH and Sieve Analysis of Skylighter KNO3
Dated March 24, 2011

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DoubleSShot Technical Requirements
Dated February 05, 2011

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SS2S DoubleSShot Project -- Work Package Summary Rev. 2011-01-13
Dated January 13, 2011

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Pyrotechnic Separation Device Assembly Manual
Dated December 20, 2010

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DoubleSShot Mass Targets
Dated November 26, 2010

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DoubleSShot Avionics Requirements
Dated November 26, 2010

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Parabolic trajectory of a rocket in a uniform
gravitational field in absence of any other forces
Example DoubleShot

Dated November 20, 2010

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Preliminary DoubleSShot trajectory study
Dated November 8, 2010

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DoubleSShot Work Package #1 De-spin System for Payload Capsule
Dated September 30, 2010

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DoubleSShot Standard Atmosphere Properties
Dated September 30, 2010

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DoubleSShot Mission Goals
Dated September 26, 2010

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DoubleSShot Characterization of KNSB propellant with regard to curing rate
and associated mechanical properties

Dated September 23, 2010

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MiniSShot Launch Director Duties
Dated September 13, 2010

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MiniSShot Launch Report
Dated August 15, 2010

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DoubleSShot De-Spin solution preliminary draft.
Dated August 2, 2010

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April 25, 2010 Sugar Shot Tracking/Recovery Debrief
Dated April 25, 2010

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MiniSShot Rocket Vehicle Assembly, Launch Preparation & Procedure Manual
Dated Rev. March 23, 2010
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MiniSShot Wiring Harness Guide
Dated Rev. March 10, 2010
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MiniSShot Video Camcorder Operation & Set-up Manual
Dated March 10, 2010
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MiniSShot Rocket Motor Assembly and Propellant Loading Manual
Dated March 10, 2010
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MiniSShot Pyrotechnic Separation Device Assembly Manual
Dated Rev. March 1, 2010
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MiniSShot Telemetry Instructions
Dated January 29, 2010
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MiniSShot Avionics Ground Testing Guide
Dated January 27, 2010
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MiniSShot Chute Controller instructions
Dated January 24, 2010
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MiniSShot main computer instructions
Dated January 23, 2010
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Big Red Bee “BeeLine”
Configuration Checklist

Dated Janary 10, 2010

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Featherweight “Parrot”
Configuration & Checklist

Dated Janary 10, 2010

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MiniSShot Chute Controller manual
Dated December 22, 2009
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MiniSShot Trajectory Study using SOAR
Dated December 6, 2009
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MiniSShot trajectory study
Dated November 15, 2009
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Ameron Fiberglass/epoxy Pipe – Experimental Measurement of Glass Transition Temperature
Dated October 11, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark III Rocket Motor
Report of Static Test Firing of July 25, 2009

Dated October 6, 2009

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MiniSShot
Vehicle MassStatement: Iteration 2

Dated September 20, 2009

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Star Grain Study
Dated September 15, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark III Rocket Motor
Thermal Label Mapping and Results from Static Firing July 25th, 2009
Dated September 3, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark III Rocket Motor
Propulsion Team Debriefing Session relating to the July 25th, 2009 Static Test Firing

Dated July 28, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark III Rocket Motor Assembly and Propellant Loading Manual
Dated July 28, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark III Rocket Motor
Propellant Casting & Grain Assembly Guide for use with Ablative Casting Tubes

Dated July 13, 2009

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SSTS - Battery type survey
Comparison Chart of Specific sustained discharge current
Dated July 7, 2009

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MiniSShot Avionics Block Diagram: Version 5
Dated April 20, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark III - Testing of Potential Rocket Motor Casing Thermal Barrier Materials
Dated April 20, 2009

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MiniSShot main computer manual
Dated April 19, 2009

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SSTS - Battery chemistry survey
Energy density and Specific energy comparison
Dated April 18, 2009

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SSTS - Battery Chemistry Survey
Comparison Chart of Specific sustained discharge current
Dated April 18, 2009

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Blast Tube Motor - Guidelines for Preparation and Firing
Dated March 12, 2009

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Action Register - Guidelines for Usage
Dated January 20, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark II Rocket Motor: Report of Static Test Firing of Nov.22, 2008
Dated January 25, 2009

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ProtoSShot-M Mark II Rocket Motor Thermal Label Mapping and Results
Dated November 29, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Mark II Rocket Motor Assembly and Propellant Loading Manual
Dated November 17, 2008

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Ground Test and Measurement System (GTMS) Operator's Guide
Rev. 2008-11-22
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ProtoSShot-M Mark II Rocket Motor Thermal Label Mapping
Dated November 14, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Short Stack Rocket Motor:
Report on 9/21/2008 Firing of the “Short Stack” Motor

Dated October 16, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Propellant Casting Guide for use with Phenolic Casting Tubes
Dated October 15, 2008
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ProtoSShot-M Propellant Casting Guide for use with Titanium Casting Tubes
Dated October 13, 2008
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ProtoSShot-M Short Stack Rocket Motor:
Thermal Label Mapping and Results from Static Firing #1

Dated October 3, 2008

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Ignition Primer Sensitivity Testing
Dated September, 2008
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Review of Propellant Casting Session held August 31, 2008
Rev.2008-09-17
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ProtoSShot-M Short Stack Rocket Motor Assembly & Propellant Loading Manual
Dated August 8, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Short Stack Rocket Motor Thermal Label Mapping
Dated September 19, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Mark II and ProtoSShot-M Short Stack Propellant Casting Guide
Dated August 1, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Mark I - Thermal Label Mapping and Results from Static Firing #1
Dated June 9, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Mark I Assembly/Firing/Dissection Report
Dated May15, 2008

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MiniSShot Propellant Casting Review
Dated April 22, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Mark I Rocket Motor, Thermal Label Mapping
Dated April 22, 2008

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ProtoSShot-M Mark I Rocket Motor, Assembly and Propellant Loading Manual
Dated April 22, 2008

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DTMF Based Recovery Backup System
Dated March 30, 2008

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MiniSShot Chute Controller User Manual
Dated March 22, 2008

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MiniSShot Progress Report #3
Dated September 6, 2007

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MiniSShot Progress Report #2
Dated August 16, 2007

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MiniSShot Progress Report #1
Dated July 29, 2007

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Heating of the SStS Nosecone in Lower Altitudes, Partial Study
Dated July 7, 2007

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LiteSShot Vehicle Configuration Study
Dated March 27, 2007

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The MiniSStS Nosecone Design Study
Dated July 7, 2007

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Progress Report Template
Dated July 27, 2007

Pdf document MS Word Document (52 kbytes)

MiniSShot - Vehicle Mass Statement - Iteration #1A
Dated June 22, 2007

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ProtoSShot-M Mark I Technical Specifications
Dated June 11, 2007

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Sugar Shot to Space: Program Scope
Dated June 2, 2007

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Environmental Impact Control Methods: Primary Site Rules and Constraints
Dated January 16, 2007

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"1/4 scale" Ballistic Evaluation Motor (BEM) -- 4th Static Firing Report
Dated December 6, 2006

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"1/4 scale" Ballistic Evaluation Motor (BEM) -- 2nd Static Firing Report
Dated October 28, 2006

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"1/4 scale" Ballistic Evaluation Motor (BEM) -- 3rd Static Firing Report
Dated October 19, 2006

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An Analysis of the BEM Thrust Diagrams
Dated August 31, 2006

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"1/4 scale" Ballistic Evaluation Motor (BEM) -- 1st Static Firing Report
Dated April 3, 2006

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KNSB Alloy Propellant Development
5c. Melting of KNSB Alloys - Cure Time

Dated February, 2006

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Experiments with Modified KNSB Formulations to Achieve Slurry Viscosity Reduction
Dated March 14, 2006

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KNSB Alloy Propellant Development
5a. Melting of KNSB Alloys - Temperature and Slurry Characteristics

Dated February, 2006

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Preparation of KNSB Propellant by Vacuum-Evaporation Method
Dated February 25, 2006

Pdf document PDF Document (703 kb)

Testing Specimens for Composite Tubing
Dated June, 2006

Pdf document PDF Document (43 kb)

SStS Nose Cone Preliminary Design Study
Dated January 17, 2006

Pdf document PDF Document (2.3 Mb)

Inert KNSB Propellant Development: Experimental - Part I
Dated January 13, 2006

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Proposed Measurements with the H25 KT Testing Machine
Dated January 10, 2006

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Propellant Development Team Proposed Investigations
Dated January 14, 2006

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Summary of Proposed Propellant Casting Schemes
Dated January 6, 2006

Pdf document PDF Document (442 kb)

SStS Vehicle Configuration, Performance & Trajectory Summary (DPH49 configuration)
Dated February 4, 2006

Pdf document GIF Image (50 kb)

SStS Vehicle Dimensions (DPH49 configuration)
Dated February 4, 2006

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SStS Naming Convention
Dated December 8, 2005

Pdf document PDF Document (40 kb)

Nose Cone Drag Study for the SStS Rocket
Dated October 7, 2005
Pdf document PDF Document (750 kb)

Report on Project "Phase One" Findings
Dated October 1, 2005
Pdf document PDF Document (50 kb)

"1/4 scale" Ballistic Evaluation Rocket Motor Technical Specifications
Rev. 2006/02/02
Pdf document PDF Document (71 kb)

SStS Team Lead Description Document
Rev. 1.0
Pdf document PDF Document (8 kb)

SStS Project Specification Document
Rev. 2005-09-04
Pdf document PDF Document (28 kb)
MS document MS Word Document (46 kb)

Member Documentation:

Dustin Brown's pages
KNSB Alloy Propellant Development :
Melting of KNSB Alloys Temperature and Slurry Characteristics
http://www.integrity.com/homes/brodwcjj/PDT-5a.html

KNSB Alloy Propellant Development :
Melting of KNSB Alloys: Cure Time
http://www.integrity.com/homes/brodwcjj/PDT-5c.html


Serge Pipko's pages
Preparation of Potassium Nitrate-Sorbitol Propellant by Evaporation of Water Solution
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/sorb_evap/sorb_evap.htm

Solubility of Potassium Nitrate in Molten Sorbitol
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/sorb_sol/sorb_sol.htm

Consequence of Accidental Ignition of KNSB Propellant Powdered Mixture
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/knsb_ign/knsb_ign.htm

Consequence of Accidental Ignition Experiment -- Part 2
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/knsb_ign2/knsb_ign2.htm

Consequence of Accidental Ignition Experiment -- Part 3
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/knsb_ign3/knsb_ign3.htm

Consequence of Accidental Ignition Experiment -- Part 4
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/knsb_ign4/knsb_ign4.htm

KNSB Igniteability Experiment -- Part 1
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/knsb_ignab/knsb_ignab.htm

KNSB Igniteability Experiment -- Part 2
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/knsb_ignab2/knsb_ignab2.htm

Secondary Ignition Composition
http://airbase.ru/users/serge77/igniter/igniter-e.htm

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