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Northern Ireland Space Program

Stage: Active

Campaign: Projects

I've obviously watched too many of the weather-balloon-based recordings of flights into the stratosphere.

A weather-balloon rig would be an easy place to start, although NI's issue is lack of land mass on which to.. um.. land is a wee bit of an issue - if the balloon drifts over the sea, recovery becomes a little more difficult.

Is there a rocketry club in Ireland?

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Spotify Community Playlist

Stage: Active

Campaign: Projects

An automated Playlist based on the "Now Listening To" feeds of any community members who register.

The Spotify Playlist for Flacknite was disappointing, as few people contributed much to it. So we should at least have a shared playlist (probably several) for the community to build ongoing.

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Bandsaw

Stage: Active

Campaign: Launch Equipment Wishlist

http://www.machinemart.co.uk/shop/product/details/bas317-305mm-bandsaw http://www.machinemart.co.uk/shop/product/details/dw738-bandsaw or similar I was looking at table saws and then realised a bandsaw can do pretty much all the same stuff and more. This will cut wood, plastic and metal (depending on the blade fitted), has straight edges for accurate cuts, and the table tilts 45 degrees for bevelled edges. Does require ...more »

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A Wiki

Stage: Completed

Campaign: Launch Equipment Wishlist

Pretty obvious, we need a wiki, linked to the farset labs website. Somewhere we can detail organisation structure, plans for growth, projects, minutes of meetings, progress, technical stuff like the webcam access url and other server info and wifi passwords etc.

A wiki please.

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Whiteboards everywhere

Stage: Completed

Campaign: Projects

We need whiteboards. Everywhere. I will link a few photos from my dropbox of GDS in london where I'm working right now, they have this. Everywhere. Whiteboard paint - http://www.promain.co.uk/product/Rustoleum_Dry_Erase_Paint_whiteboard_id4091 £27.99 per tin or contact a whiteboard manufacturer and purchase direct the boards themselves and just screw them onto the walls. By this I mean no frames just boards stuck as ...more »

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