Posts by nyar
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- 28.02.2011, 04:42
- Forum: Add-on releases
- Topic: Updated Mars Rotovator Posted
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This is a bit late but I'm announcing the release of my version 2.0 Mars Rotovator at Celestia Motherlode. Here's the link: http://www.celestiamotherlode.net/catalog/show_addon_details.php?addon_id=1535 The models were borrowed and in some cases modified with approval from Tom Guilpain, Rob Sanders,...
Here's my contribution. It's a little video that I put together using Celestia and Movie Maker. It shows a Martian orbital rotating momentum exchange tether (rotovator) accelerating a spaceship to beyond escape velocity and sending it to another part of the solar system. nyar http://www.youtube.com/...
- 06.02.2011, 05:34
- Forum: Celestia Users
- Topic: Old Pictures from Celestia (locked)
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Hi. I'm posting a few pics from my new martian rotovator system. It grants me some spectacular shots. For those who don't know, a rotovator is a giant sized rotating orbital tether, smaller than the traditional geosynchronous tether but still immense. And far more practical, especially on a low grav...