The bad news is that the rent on the building is going up. The good news is we’re getting a new rug and hot water. About half of yesterday was taken up with ATO stuff and the other half taken up with moving desks, bookcases and filing cabinets so the old carpet could be pulled out.
The new reel was removed from mold. It came out great. The two halves were split and trimmed. It’s now ready to have the holes for the drag bars drilled.
Mark expanded and wrapped up the code for the rocket motor heaters. The main controller was tested looks pretty good. We still need to do some more heat cycle testing to determining the best on/off timing.
Yet another two yards of reinforcement strips went on to Ascender airbeam rib. Only 5 yards to go!
The Sacramento State University crew installed the bearing plates in the drum brakes and made the drum to shaft access port. It’s really starting to look like it will fly.