Altus Metrum in New Zealand

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Summary Flight data in metric and imperial measurements


Example 1/4 Patriot Board


EasyMini V3

Default 100 Samples per second on ascent and 10 per second descent

Download and clear data after 1-2 launches

Power input 4-12 volts, battery not included.

On-board USB interface, connect direct to Windows, Linux and Apple computers

Dual Deployment

Uses free AltOS software for configuration and analysing flight data.

Separate Battery and Switch Circuits

EasyMini DataSheet

User Manual

Reliable Rocketry can supply in New Zealand for $ 159.

TeleMini V3

70cm band altimeter and tracker beacon (no Ham licence required in NZ)

Dual Deployment up to 100,000ft

Beacon Tracking

No USB Interface

Power input single cell Lipo of your choice, battery not included

A ground station is required to communicate with altimeter. There is no USB connection on this unit. Check if your local rocketry club members can set it up and track it for you. Otherwise to communicate with your altimeter you will need either a TeleDongle or TeleBT groundstation (see below). Ground station uses the free AltOS software for configuration, analysing flight data, live flight voice announcements of altitude, apogee, main and landing.

To track the transmitter beacon you will need a 70cm Radio and Yagi antenna.

Reliable Rocketry can supply TeleMini in New Zealand for $ 270.70.

Fits 18mm coupler tube

Telemini Data Sheet

TeleMega v4

70cm band GPS altimeter and tracker (no Ham licence required in NZ)

Power input 4-12v Lipo of your choice, battery not included

Dual Deployment up to 100,000ft and 4 additional pyro events

3-Axis accelerometer, gyros and magnetic sensor, servo drivers

GPS Receiver

Beacon Tracking

On Board Lipo Battery Charger

USB Interface

Full specification

Configuration and downloading of data can be done via USB connection. Check if your rocketry club has members who can set it up and track it for you. Otherwise you will need either a TeleDongle or TeleBT to communicate with your altimeter (see below). The ground stations use free AltOS software for analysing flight data, live flight voice announcements of altitude, apogee and main events and landing. The ground station can also be used for ground testing ejection charges.

Reliable Rocketry can supply Telemega in New Zealand for $ 700

Fits 38mm Airframe Coupler Tube

Telemega Datasheet

TeleMetrum v3.0

70cm band altimeter and tracker (no Ham licence required)

Power input single cell Lipo of your choice, battery not included

Dual Deployment up to 100,000ft and 4 additional pyro events

1 axis accelerometer

GPS Receiver

Beacon Tracking

USB Interface

Fits 29mm airframe coupler

Full specification

Configuration and downloading of data can be done via USB connection. Check if your rocketry club has members who can set it up and track it for you. Otherwise you will need either a TeleDongle or TeleBT to communicate with your altimeter (see below). The ground stations use free AltOS software for analysing flight data, live flight voice announcements of altitude, apogee and main events and landing. The ground station can also be used for ground testing ejection charges.

Reliable Rocketry can supply in New Zealand for $ 509.62

TeleBT

70cm band radio transmitter, receiver and ground station (no Ham licence required in NZ)

Price includes lipo battery, excludes antenna

Will communicate with any transmitting flight computer or tracker in the Altus Metrum range.

Reliable Rocketry can supply in New Zealand for $ 270.

TeleBt Datasheet

TeleDongle

70cm band radio transmitter receiver ground station (no Ham licence required)

Plugs into standard USB port on a computer also plugs into some USBC Android smart phones via an OTG adapter.

Will communicate with any transmitting flight computer or tracker in the Altus Metrum range.

Price includes excludes antenna.

Reliable Rocketry can supply in New Zealand for $ 191.

TeleDongle Datasheet

TeleBT Mounting Bracket

$ 5.00

Pyro Testing LED

$ 1.00

9v Battery Clip

$ 1.00

Remove before flight switch

$ 1.00

Lipo Charger $ 31

Plugs into portable powerbank for on site charging.

160mah Battery $ 11.15

Smallest and lightest single cell lipo

400mah Battery $ 13.54

Will give extended battery life

850mah Battery $ 15.93

Larger Heavier battery option

SMA to BNC Pigtail 32cm $ 4


Terminal Block $ 2

Terminal Block including stainless steel machine screws and locking nuts for bolting through bulkhead. Mount inside coupler and run igniter cable through 3mm hole to the charge side.

Remove Before Flight 6mm Fibreglass Rod and Tag $ 3

G10 Fibreglass Plate for Altimeter $ 12 Boards 1.5mm 300mm x 170mm