outside the dust room

Dust Room Renovation

We’ve just finished renovating the dust room in our lab. This room contains our power tools and keeps the dust generated by cutting wood, metal and composites from spreading into the rest of the lab.

The combustion chamber is test-fitted to a half finished injector. The rocket's propellants will mix and spray out of the six orifices in the injector.

Injector and Combustion Chamber

We’ve begun to make components for the next iteration of the Pyralis engine. As this version will burn ethanol and nitrous oxide at high temperatures, we need to make the components from materials which can take the heat. The picture below shows the combustion chamber wall being fitted to a half-finished injector. Both are made…