BalloonSat Easy Version 5.0

The improved BalloonSat Easy version 5.0 provides more and better I/O and camera control than the previous BalloonSat Easy flight computer.

Features of the BalloonSat Easy v.5.0

NearSys Sensors for the BalloonSat Easy

  1. Three Temperature Array
  2. Temperature, Pressure, and Relative Humidity Array
  3. Two Channel LED Photometer Array
  4. Cameras
The price for the BalloonSat Easy (B-Easy) solder kit is $57.00 plus $4.00 S&H. The B-Easy kit contains all the parts except for the BASIC Stamp and camera cable terminator. An assembled and tested BalloonSat Easy is $67.00 plus $4.00 S&H.

The 16 kb EEPROM included in the kit can be replaced with one of the following if addition memory is desired.

Instructions for the BalloonSat Easy V5.0
Code to test the BalloonSat Easy functions, use after you assemble the kit
Sample Flight Code
Sample code to erase memory before a mission
Sensor Examples for the BalloonSat Easy
Making and using BalloonSats - click the Poorman's Space Program for the current and past articles

To program the BalloonSat Easy's PICAXE-18M2, you'll need to download the PICAXE Programmer. It's free at this link