I've had a servo fail at ~50k feet before - my best guess is the grease in the gearbox froze or something along those lines due to the extreme cold. The servo was operational in testing after recovery.
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It might be fun, depending on time, to do a freezer test with the students ahead of launch.
On Thu, Mar 11, 2021, at 21:40, James Hannon wrote:
I am using some sub micro servos for a project. 3.7 grams
On 3/11/2021 12:39 PM, L. Paul Verhage KD4STH wrote:
Servos are only a few ounces. A PICAXE or BASIC Stamp is easy to program --
and has a command specifically for servos.
On Thu, Mar 11, 2021, 11:09 AM Jules Hojnowski <email@example.com
That is a great idea, but would that not make a lot of extra weight?
And i think making servos would be very labour intensive? I have not
seen any ready mady tiny ones to buy. Just a thought.
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