[ExI] Trying for a minimum technical comment
spike66 at att.net
Sat Dec 15 00:06:14 UTC 2012
From: extropy-chat-bounces at lists.extropy.org
[mailto:extropy-chat-bounces at lists.extropy.org] On Behalf Of Tomasz Rola
A pow-sat, being much larger than HST, should be easier to keep in right
position and direction.
Of course I have neglected many factors that I don't know about (because I
don't know about them) and I may have erred with calculations, so please
correct me anybody.
Ja a power sat would be way easier to point than the Hubble because of its
size. Nothing happens very fast at that scale. Pointing an array a km on a
side would be a relatively easy control problem because you can have a
leisurely control loop speed and still react appropriately when the forces
are so very predictable and steady.
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