[tccrockets] Re: Tripoli Rules 2012

That is ignition system. 

It does NOT imply launch controller.

It's pretty clear these are all banned
Whether on the ground  or in the air.

I also see that non certified people are not allowed outside spectator area 
unless certified flier accompanies

After LDRS I would say that's a good call




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On Feb 7, 2012, at 5:56 AM, Gene Engelgau <gene@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> It references the switched in regards to motor ignition and seems to refer to 
> the launch controller:
> 
> 2-12.6 A rocket motor shall not be ignited by any of the following:
> a. A switch that uses mercury.
> b. “Pull wires” that disconnect or complete a circuit.
> c. “Pressure roller” switches
> 
> ----
> 
> It does not make reference to av-bar arming switches.
> 
> -G
> 
> 
> 
> On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 8:38 PM, Jack Garibaldi <jackgaribaldi@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hey All I have attached the 2012 Tripoli sanctioned rules and we are a 
> Tripoli club so everyone needs to read them, print them carry them or however 
> you want to help enforce and use our newest rules, I will get time this week 
> to really study them but I noticed a couple of quick ones like
> 
>  
> 
> Section 2-18 Participation now reads in part:
> 
> "Non-HPR Fliers are allowed in the High Power Launch Area if escorted by
> 
> a HPR Flier. A HPR Flier may escort and be accompanied by not more than
> 
> two (2) non-HPR fliers in the High Power Launch Area. The HPR flier
> 
> escort is required to monitor the actions of the escorted non-HPR
> 
> fliers, and the escort is fully responsible for those actions and for
> 
> the safety of those escorted."
> 
>  
> 
> There are other changes.  For example, the use of mercury switches, pull
> 
> wires, and roller switches have now been banned.  This means there are
> 
> various products by different manufactures that can no longer be used
> 
> for air-starts.
> 
>  
> 
>  
> 
> I don’t want to due a review until I have had time to look the complete pages 
> over.
> 
>  
> 
> Jack G
> 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
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> 
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