ArduSat 2

ArduSat 2
Name ArduSat 2
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status Reentry 2014-07-01. No signal?
Launched 2014-01-09
NORAD ID 39570
Deployer NRCSD (NanoRacks CubeSat Deployer) [Quad-M]
Launcher Antares
Deployment Deployed from ISS on 2014-02-28
Organisation Spire
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation US
Launch brokerer Nanoracks
Oneliner

Platform for students and space enthusiasts to run space-based Arduino experiments.

Description

Mission is to provide a platform on which students and DIY space enthusiasts may design and run their own space-based Arduino experiments. Improved version of ArduSat 1. The satellite’s primary payload is bank of Arduino processors on which student / DIY code may run. The Arduino processors may sample data from the satellite’s imaging payload, a 1.3 megapixel optical CMOS camera module, and / or any of the satellite’s onboard sensors, which includes photolux sensor, IR temperature, PCB temperature, 3-axis magnetometer, Geiger counter, 6-DOF IMU, and MEMS gyros.

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Last modified: 2022-12-29
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Created by Erik Kulu

Email: erik.kulu@nanosats.eu
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