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The liquid oxygen was delivered from a remote location (likely Hawaii). The source doesn't state but it would have to be by ship. You might recall that the very first Falcon 1 launch attempt was scrubbed because a LOX valve opened in the storage facility and blew off too much LOX. Then Based on the ensuing discussion after the abort, the team expects ...


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Unsurprisingly, it worked exactly like it did in shuttle. To assure uniform flow, the capillary restrictors are coiled around a warm water-glycol line to increase the oxygen temperature. Page 2.7-3 The aforementioned oxygen supply capillary restrictors are wound around the line routed to the space radiators and relief valves. The other line is ...


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