[aprssig] flying digipeater?
scott at opentrac.org
Mon Apr 18 12:36:18 CDT 2005
> Deploying out of a sheltered highbay can get exciting if there's very
> much surface wind. I don't know if you could manage to deploy in the
> woods if there was any wind at all.
Well, if it's windy, you just break out the kite digi! =]
The only balloon launch I've ever done myself was from a sheltered highbay.
The wind was fairly light, but it still zipped out of there pretty quick. I
wonder how far off vertical a 5 knot wind would push the balloon.
How many cubic feet in one of those lightweight disposable party balloon
cylinders? Might make sense to design around one of those.
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