[amsat-bb] Cubesat Vibration Test
va6bmj at gmail.com
Thu Oct 16 04:12:43 UTC 2014
On 10/16/14, Robert Bruninga <bruninga at usna.edu> wrote:
> To see the violence that a cubesat has to go through, here is a test we did
> today on a power supply board.
> http://aprs.org/psat/Vibe-coil-test1724.MOV (1 meg file)
> It failed even before we got to the 22G requirement!
> Yes, it is rocket science… a nasty place to ride…
The video clip reminded me of something in the episode "Spider" of the
HBO series "From The Earth To The Moon". The narrator described what
happened in the Apollo Lunar Module during the launch like being
inside a can of paint while it's mixed in the store.
Bernhard VA6BMJ @ DO33FL
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