Weather Balloon-71

Components of Balloon

Balloon 1000g
Lifting Gas 150 cubic feet of helium
Parachute Funchute 6 foot purchased on Design details.
Line Orange purchased at ACE Hardware. Static breaking strength less than 400 N in our test.
Electronics Pod
GPS Garmin GPS V was used to collect data over the trip of the balloon in conjunction with the above two. The data had to be copied from the GPS using Easy GPS, a free software.
GPS logger
Vernier Lab Quest

Raw DataEdit

The raw position and sensor data from this launch.


Log From Xastir

KML From 2nd Half Flight export

GPS LoggerEdit

1Hz GPS Log

About 30Hz Log from Garmin GPS V


LabQuest Data

Launch Details

Flight Details

Landing Details