E.R.P.S. members pose at the mural outside SpaceX Headquarters in Hawthorne, CA.
E.R.P.S. members examine a static test stand at F.A.R. in the Mojave Desert.
The Experimental Rocket Propulsion Society now has an online presence at MeetUp.com, where meetings, work parties, etc can be announced and people in the SF Bay Area can sign up and join the online team, help develop engines and test support structures
by Darrell Etherington (@drizzled) Let’s face it: Elon Musk is probably a time traveller sent back to help us leave earth behind and achieve the next phase of human evolution. The inventor and entrepreneur issued a minor tweet storm today, in which
By Jeff Foust | Nov. 17, 2014 WASHINGTON — NASA has signed an agreement to lease Moffett Federal Airfield, run by the agency’s Ames Research Center, to a company owned by Internet
Call to Order – 20:10 Julie, Gerry, Michael President – Santa Clara County buying old United Technologies rocket test facility to turn it into open space. – Attended ARM_TechCon – Lots of options for data acquisition – Get a quad-coptor
Call to Order – 20:14 Gerry, Michael, Julie President – Been going to Maker meetups in Benicia – Maker group asked for grant and Benicia gave them $20k – Maybe set up Meetup for ERPS? – Has article in EE
Call to Order – 20:10 Julie, Gerald, Michael President – MEMS sensors very cheap and accessible. Treasurer – State Attorney General still not responding. Other Business – Discussion of Data Acquisition system needs and components. Adjourn – 20:40
Call to Order – 20:01 Gerald, Julie, Michael President – Move meetings to 2nd Thurs GN/MW – Unanimous Julie was selected to present at EE Liev Conference Wed Apr 2, 2014 @ 4pm – Demo of piano roll scanning machine
Call to Order – 20:10 Gerry, Julie, Michael President – NTR Ranch Trip – Stu and Michael visited Ranch Jan 11, 2014 – Stand in reasonable shape but needs work – Upper platform deteriorated – needs to be replaced – Lower platform ok