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Jeremy Wright, 06/19/2012 11:15 pm

BOM v1.0

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Flight Vehicle v1.0

Mach 30 Part # Description Quantity Vendor Name Vendor P/N Link Unit Cost Notes Material Alternate Vendor
FV01 Meteorological Balloon 1000g 1 (1 extra recommended) Kaymont http://kaymontballoons.com/ $85? Waiting for a call back on price. measured by weight of the balloon itself (800-1200 g is a good range of balloons) Latex longer lead time orders
Alternate supplier: Hwoee Metorological http://www.scientificsales.com/Meteorological-Weather-Sounding-Balloon-s/25.htm $89 + $16.14 shipping = $105.14 measured by weight of the balloon itself (800-1200 g is a good range of balloons). Latex Quicker turn around
FV02 link ring 2 Amazon http://www.amazon.com/Round-Welded-Stainless-Steel-Rings/dp/B005EHQLZ2/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1339816955&sr=8-1&keywords=steel+ring $5.39 + $3.18 shipping = $8.57 "Don't use anything with a sharp edge. 2"" interior." Stainless Steel
FV03 "12"" 50lb Rated Zip Ties" 1 x 100 pack Amazon http://www.amazon.com/valley-ent-com-Pack-Black-Nylon-Cable/dp/B002PNQ9RS $9.00 + free shipping Make sure they're separated from any other zip ties. Used to hang payload(s) to comply with FAA regulations. Nylon "Lowes, Home Depot, etc. (Make sure to get 50 lb rating)"
FV04 6' High Altitude Parachute 1 The Rocket Man http://www.the-rocketman.com/recovery.html $55 + $7.50 shipping = $62.50 Connected to the metal link ring via a zip tie. New parachute design comes down faster. More than enough for a 6 lb load.
FV05 Softside lunch cooler 1 Amazon http://www.amazon.com/Toy-Story-Insulated-Lightyear-Lunchbox/dp/B004MDDD8W $26.85
FV06 Pink foam board inside 1 Home Depot http://www.homedepot.com/h_d1/N-5yc1v/R-100320352/h_d2/ProductDisplay?catalogId=10053&langId=-1&keyword=owens+corning&storeId=10051 $25.47 2 in. x 48 in. x 8 ft. Need to find it in a smaller (less expensive) size. "Lowes, etc."
FV07 RF Tracking Beacon 1 Adept Rocketry http://adeptrocketry.com/radio.htm $59 + $7.95 "Research ""fox hunting"". You can use a sonic beacon to help once it's on the ground. http://adeptrocketry.com/beepers.htm"
FV08 "12"" 30lb Rated Zip Ties" 1 Lowes http://www.lowes.com/pd_168941-53911-TT-14-30-0-L_0__?productId=3420314&Ntt=50+lb+zip+tie&pl=1&currentURL=&facetInfo= $9.25 Any 30lb rated zip tie should work. Don't use these for the payload(s).
FV09 <payload> <1> suggestion: http://chdk.wikia.com/wiki/CHDK
FV10 Disposable Lithium batteries Depends on payload - http://www.target.com/p/energizer-advanced-lithium-aa-batteries-4-pk/-/A-13821435?ref=tgt_adv_XSG10001&AFID=Google_PLA_df&LNM=%7C13821435&CPNG=electronics&ci_sku=13821435&ci_gpa=pla&ci_kw= - Alkaline will freeze at altitude and die. They are a single use. Use a fresh battery.
Audible Beacon 1 Adept Rocketry http://adeptrocketry.com/SB1.htm $19.95 + $5.25 shipping = $25.20 Optional item to help locate the balloon once you get close.
Duct tape 1 roll Lowes http://www.lowes.com/pd_346954-98-L445_0__?productId=3505484&Ntt=duct+tape&pl=1&currentURL=&facetInfo= $7.97 For sealing the neck of the balloon.

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