The Icarus Project

The Icarus Project

High Altitude Ballooning


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Radiometrix specialise in the design and manufacture of low power radio products for rapid implementation of high-reliability, cable-free data links.

Radiometrix is the industry's leading developer of off the-shelf, licence-exempt miniature radio modules. OEMs world-wide use Radiometrix' UHF and VHF transmitters, receivers, transceivers, radio packet controllers and modems in applications ranging from EPOS networking, security , remote control to environmental monitoring and automotive electronics.

If you are looking for an easy to use, powerful and affordable schematic capture and printed circuit board design package that gets the job done, CadSoft EAGLE is the number 1 choice!

CadSoft offers user friendly, powerful and affordable solutions for PCB design, including Schematic Capture, Board Layout, and Autorouter.

The Icarus PCB was designed using the EAGLE software suite.
Kingston make fantastic memory cards. They have kindly supplied a 32GB card for use in the camera on board the Icarus payload.

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