The Blog

27 Aug

Experimenting with Google Adwords

Depending on what you google for you should start seeing google adwords showing up for our products and services. Its an experiment so they may disappear depending on cost/return.

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27 Aug

Igniter Update 26 Aug 2004

Ok, this month has been rather busy, what with getting very sick, and other things, but I’ve finally got the igniter plumbing installed, GOX cleaned, and leak checked. Next step is to finish building the actual igniter body, putting together the telemetry and controls, and programming the PLC that we just got in. Here’s the

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24 Aug

Test stand thrust frame completed

Last night, I finished fabricating the thrust frame for our test stand. It will be mounted on our test stand trailer when the trailer arrives, scheduled for the middle of September. This frame will carry the thrust from the engine under test down to the structure of the trailer. Later today, I am going to

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11 Aug

Masten Space Systems Is Open For Business

Santa Clara, CA, August 16, 2004 – A new entrant in the rapidly expanding space industry emerged today as Masten Space Systems broke its silence by unveiling its new website, www.masten-space.com, and vehicle development plans. The site contains details on the XA-1 suborbital launch vehicle the company will be developing over the next few years.

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03 Aug

Igniter Progress 3Aug04

Ok, this is my first time blogging, so I hope you’re all patient with me. I just want to give a brief update of the catalytic torch igniter development project. As a little background, this project was actually started by the BYU Space Development Club back in 2003, as a potential low-cost restartable rocket igniter.

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