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Jeremy Wright, 06/19/2012 11:31 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://bit.ly/Mrc8Sd $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://amzn.to/KRRdqY $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://amzn.to/KRRcmW $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."
FV04 6' High Altitude Parachute 1 The Rocket Man http://bit.ly/Moa27t $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://amzn.to/LjhvW0 $26.85
FV06 Pink foam board inside 1 Home Depot http://bit.ly/NOB9Mc $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://bit.ly/NNNZJy $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://low.es/N6e5T9 $9.25 Any 30lb rated zip tie should work. Don't use these for the payload(s).
FV09 <payload> <1> suggestion: http://bit.ly/VXbz
FV10 Disposable Lithium batteries Depends on payload - http://bit.ly/ML0kbP - Alkaline will freeze at altitude and die. They are a single use. Use a fresh battery.
Audible Beacon 1 Adept Rocketry http://bit.ly/LyFKkk $19.95 + $5.25 shipping = $25.20 Optional item to help locate the balloon once you get close.
Duct tape 1 roll Lowes http://low.es/KRRNVT $7.97 For sealing the neck of the balloon.

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