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Launch day

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    CHECKLIST

    ITEMS NEEDED payload camera locator(s) parachute black box launch pad helium filling valve filling hose contact details label cord duct tape radar reflector scissors knife latex gloves (for balloon handling) PROCEDURE run flight prediction (final!) Lay gound sheet fix helium valve to cylinder fix filling…

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    Filling the balloon

    In this tutorial we’ll look at filling the balloon. SOME THINGS TO BE AWARE OF: Balloons are delicate, use a ground sheet Make sure there is nothing that could burst the balloon near enough for the balloon to hit There are various kinds of valve…

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