The lower part of the free falling unit

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After the critical design review, CDR, we can present the design of the free falling units, FFUs, that will fall from space during the experiment. Every unit will have 9 cartridge that contains around 110 g of copper particles. The black lid will be ejected at 5 km and a parachute will deploy.

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Here the lower part of the FFU is shown that contains the explosives and the copper particles. Also the spectrograph and the battery can be seen in the picture.

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