Ron’s Space

My thoughts, notes and information for all things rockets, robots and technology

The thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer (or anyone else for that matter).

Ron's Space

Projects

Black Brant II

Black Brant II

The Black Brant II was a very successful sounding rocket produced by the Canadian Armament Research and Development Establishment (CARDE) beginning 1960. This is my build of a 5.5" diameter model of the three fin version.

Level 3

Level 3

Project Overview This document describes the approach and detailed design of a full-scale model of the Black Brant III sounding rocket. Construction Approach The overall construction follows standard practice and materials currently in ue for high-power amateur rockets.

White Sands V2 Build

White Sands V2 Build

White Sands V2 rockets The White Sands V-2 Launching Site, or Launch Complex 33, was developed specifically to accommodate V-2 rocket tests at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.

Jetbot

Jetbot

JetBot is an open-source robot based on NVIDIA Jetson Nano that is Affordable, Educational and Fun!

Jetson Nano

Jetson Nano

NVIDIA® Jetson Nano™ Developer Kit is a small, powerful computer that lets you run multiple neural networks in parallel for applications like image classification, object detection, segmentation, and speech processing.

Opensource Rover

Opensource Rover

The JPL Open Source Rover is an open source, build it yourself, scaled down version of the 6 wheel rover design that JPL uses to explore the surface of Mars.

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