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Go SpaceX

Post by Cody » Tue Dec 22, 2015 12:28 pm

The Falcon-9 lands vertically - terrific stuff!

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Re: Go SpaceX

Post by Anonymissimus » Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:51 pm

Lots of BOOM press space until they managed to dock though.
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Post by spud42 » Fri Dec 25, 2015 8:53 am

thats because they were trying to land on a moving barge.... first time on firm land. nailed it!!
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Post by Cody » Tue Feb 06, 2018 10:45 pm

Go SpaceX!

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My new wallpaper, grabbed from the Starman livestream:


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Post by spud42 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 8:56 am

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Post by Disembodied » Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:05 pm

A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0

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Post by Cody » Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:07 pm

The final rocket burn of the SpaceX craft carrying Elon Musk's personal Tesla Roadster into the cosmos pushed the billionaire's flash jalopy much further than anticipated. It's now heading out toward the Solar System's asteroid belt rather than swinging close by Mars.
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Re: Go SpaceX

Post by ffutures » Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:37 pm

Of course they'll have to find a new Stig now, unless Black Stig comes back...

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Re: Go SpaceX

Post by Cody » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:59 am

Top Gear? Jessica is a top road track!

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Re: Go SpaceX

Post by Diziet Sma » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:27 am

Disembodied wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:05 pm
A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0

Not bad.. but the one by Hazard-ish is better, IMO.

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Re: Go SpaceX

Post by Diziet Sma » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:28 am

Cody wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:07 pm
The final rocket burn of the SpaceX craft carrying Elon Musk's personal Tesla Roadster into the cosmos pushed the billionaire's flash jalopy much further than anticipated. It's now heading out toward the Solar System's asteroid belt rather than swinging close by Mars.
Excellent! [twangin' guitars]

Someone didn't calculate their payload mass, heading, and burn times correctly, by the looks of it. <grins>
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Re: Go SpaceX

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Disembodied wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:05 pm
A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0
Reliant Robin??? ha ha ha ha Mr Bean would be proud...
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Re: Go SpaceX

Post by ffutures » Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:46 am

spud42 wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:18 pm
Disembodied wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:05 pm
A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0
Reliant Robin??? ha ha ha ha Mr Bean would be proud...
Sure it's not a Bond Bug? I once perpetrated some Top Gear / Wallace and Gromit fanfic that had some slight relevance...

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