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Posted by: Rob Goldsmith - Wed Aug 31, 2005 6:01 pm
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Post    Posted on: Thu Mar 13, 2008 4:08 pm
New update for March 08

http://www.starchaser.co.uk/index.php?v ... group=news

http://www.starchaser.co.uk/index.php?v ... pb_march08

Starchaser developing large HTPB Fuel Grains,.
I assume this is to help with the development of the LES for Starchaser 5 judging from previous updates.
The sizes they are talking are quite large though.

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Post    Posted on: Thu Mar 13, 2008 5:19 pm
:arrow: http://spacefellowship.com/News/?p=4783

We had that as well :)

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Post    Posted on: Wed Jul 02, 2008 8:29 am
Starchaser have unveiled their Nova 2, here's an article with a short video.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/trave ... -2013.html

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Post    Posted on: Wed Jul 02, 2008 8:35 am
We had those news already. Rob Goldsmith has very good connections to Starchaser. ;) Perhaps we should shoot him into space with that rocket *g*

:arrow: http://spacefellowship.com/News/?p=5841
:arrow: http://spacefellowship.com/News/?p=5846

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Post    Posted on: Wed Jul 02, 2008 11:01 am
Yeah i got a few e-mails from Steve Bennett, looks like Starchaser are goin to have a busy few years! looks exciting, i was starting to worry when the next rocket was coming.

If anyone has any pics or links then post them here please!

Did anyone get up to the unveiling? Ill be interested to hear how it went!

Also the test launches should be fun next year! maybe see some of you there
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Post    Posted on: Wed Jul 02, 2008 7:44 pm
Rob Goldsmith wrote:
looks like Starchaser are goin to have a busy few years!

I remember back in 2000 watching a spot on Discovery channel about Starchaser. They seems (or at least it was presented as if they did) to make a lot of launches.

I don't remember any launches completed. They just widen their non-rocket business: collectables, education programs for schools, yet another web redesign, newsletters etc. A bit disappointing.

It's good to hear about Nova 2. :)

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Post    Posted on: Wed Jul 02, 2008 7:48 pm
just read they need 11 million and they have raised 4million......
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Post    Posted on: Thu Jul 03, 2008 3:59 pm
Rob Goldsmith wrote:
just read they need 11 million and they have raised 4million......
eek


GBP, right? Kind of important :)


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Post    Posted on: Sun Dec 14, 2008 9:29 pm
I have been killing time browsing the starchaser website and found a video of the churchill mk.1 injector water flow tests, in the video there are holes between the impinging elements which I can't decide what they are for,the injector is a doublet, looks like the holes could be holding the plates together? video here

http://www.starchaser.co.uk/index.php?v ... up=gallery

Also in the ESA study paper they did, they mention that the Starchaser 5 booster could be powered by 4 Storm engines if need be, are they looking at this if the churchill mk.3 has not completed testing etc. if they are too fly by 2013?

Paper here
http://esamultimedia.esa.int/docs/gsp/c ... 342ExS.pdf


There must be some starchaser members on the forum who must be able to shed some light?



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