Monthly Archives: May 2015

TSat Update 2: Chassis Machined

Having a finalized design, the TSat chassis has been fully machined and assembled. Our unique chassis has been meticulously designed to optimize the strength, cost, internal volume, and mass.     The next step involves machining the extruded, deployable panels. The panels will be machined separately from the chassis, and […]

TSat Update 1: Machining the Chassis

The design for the chassis prototype has been completed, having been optimized through multiple parameters including cost, strength, internal volume, and mass. The TSat chassis has been designed such that it maximizes internal volume while not compromising its structural integrity. In addition, a robust, efficient machining procedure is in development […]

T STAR Space Camp 2015

T STAR, in conjunction with Lessons in Mission Control, is excited to announce its second annual Space Camp. From June 8th-12th, campers will learn the basics of the Mission Control Center and how to be a flight controller. Goals for the camp are to teach the campers teamwork, effective communication […]