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Friday, May 25, 2018

Facilities Available

With 1,200 square feet of shop space, we have machining capabilities to spare.With 1,200 square feet of shop space, machining capabilities include a 16” x 40” 5hp EVS Lathe, 9” x 42” Vertical Mill with 12” Rotary Table and a 10” x 16” Horizontal Bandsaw. Other machines available are floor standing variable-speed drill press, belt/disk sander, etc. Mechanical design tools include Solid Works 3D mechanical design software and RockSim airframe design and simulation software.

16 x 40 5Hp EVS Lathe9 x 42 Mill with Rotary TableAdditional tools are available for calculating propellant chemistry. Fuel mixing and casting facilities are performed with a 5 gal. 2-stage vacuum chamber, precision scale and curing oven.

Fuel Mixing StationOur current horizontal test stand located near our facilities supports motors up to 5,000 pounds of thrust and provides for dozens of high resolution data channels for recording motor thrust, combustion chamber pressure, oxidizer pressure, temperatures, etc.

Our current horizontal test stand located near our facilities supports motors up to 5,000 pounds of thrust .A 500 square foot lab/office provides hardware development using high end industry standard development tools, including Altium and OrCAD/Allegro tool chains. Software development is performed with the appropriate compilers/assemblers, development systems, In-Circuit-Emulators (ICE) and various electronic test instruments. Instrumentation includes a Tektronix MDO3024 Mixed Domain Oscilloscope, Agilent 34461A 6½ Digital Multimeter and Keithley 2280S-32-6 Precision Measurement Power Supply.

FMS VTS Debug on Electronics Work Bench