Purchase List

This is a detailed list of the items we purchased for the project
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Balloon Filling Amazon Helium Tank Regulator Filler Valve http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002QYC7T0/ref=oh_details_o04_s00_i00 You need to remove the provided nozzle and attach to a filler hose 
Capsule Amazon Nylon Rip Stop Neon Orange Fabric http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0046VBQ7U/ref=oh_details_o06_s00_i01  
Capsule Amazon Mil-Spec 550 Paracord Type III http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0089Q3HT8/ref=oh_details_o05_s00_i00  
Capsule Amazon 1 1/2" Dacron Tape http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001TO6RW6/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i00  
Capsule Davis Instruments Emergency Radar Reflector west marine  
Capsule Rocketman 6 ft parachute http://www.the-rocketman.com/chutes.html  
Capsule Amazon Velcro Brand Sew-On Tape http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0057562QO/ref=oh_details_o04_s00_i00  
Capsule Amazon HeatMax Foot Warmers http://www.amazon.com/Heat-Factory-Adhesive-Foot-Warmer/dp/B001OPKHDK/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1352515255&sr=8-2&keywords=toe+warmer Used to keep cameras warm 
Capsule Mr Box Online 12.5x12.5x7 Styrofoam Cooler   
Capsule Kaymont HAB-1200 (1200 gram) Ballon http://kaymontballoons.com/Near_Space_Photography.html  
Electronics Amazon Dynamite Charge Adapter http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0035EJHRA/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i00 Needed to connect charger to LiPo Battery 
Electronics Sparkfun XTend 900 1W RPSMA https://www.sparkfun.com/products/9411 40 Mile Range 
Electronics Radio Shack 100dB Piezo 2-Tone Buzzer http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2062400  
Electronics Amazon Spot New 2 Satellite Gps Messenger http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004JZ85AE/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00 Back-up GPS for recovery only. Works below 21K feet and sends a signal every 10 minutes. Requires a seperate activation. 
Electronics Amazon SanDisk Flash 16 GB SDHC Flash Memory Card  http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001W1BSM0/ref=oh_details_o01_s00_i00 For camera/video 
Electronics Amazon Veho Muvi Pro Micro DV Camcorder http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0037P5CAI/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i00 Used for the rocket facing video 
Electronics Sparkfun Motor Driver 2A Dual L298 H-Bridge https://www.sparkfun.com/products/9670 Cana motor driver 
Electronics Amazon Energizer Ultimate Lithium http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0002DUQDQ/ref=oh_details_o04_s01_i00 Powered FindMeSpot 
Electronics Amazon Energizer Advanced Lithium Batteries http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003VKOEBM/ref=oh_details_o02_s00_i00 Used for powering the Piezo buzzer 
Electronics Amazon Canon Powershot A800 10 MP Digital Camera with 3.3x Optical Zoom http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004HW73T8/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i00  
Electronics Amazon Castle Creations CC Bec 10A 6S Switching Regulator http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000MXAR12/ref=oh_details_o04_s00_i00 Helpful way to regulate voltage. This was especially usefull as I had not fully worked out the power scheme. 
Electronics Amazon 11.1V 5000mAh 25C Li-Polymer Battery Pack http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0036W8JZ2/ref=oh_details_o05_s00_i00 An oversized battery. Never need to worry about running out of power. 
Electronics Amazon Thunder AC6 Smart LiPo Balance Charger/Discharger http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/9269806723/ref=oh_details_o05_s01_i00 To charge the LiPo Battery 
Electronics DIY Drones ArduPilot Mega 2.5 http://store.diydrones.com/category_s/1.htm Fully Assembled 
Electronics Sparkfun Digital Temperature Sensor Breakout - TMP102 https://www.sparkfun.com/products/9418 External I2C temp sensor 
Electronics L-Com ANT,Flat Patch 900MHz 8dBi 4ft RP-SMA Plug CON http://www.l-com.com/productfamily.aspx?id=6137 These antennaes worked perfectly! 
Electronics DIY Drones uBlox LEA-6H http://store.diydrones.com/category_s/10.htm  
Electronics Amazon Power Bright PW1100-12 Power Inverter http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000NIG2FG/ref=oh_details_o03_s01_i00 Critical for keeping the laptop powered throughout the chase 
Electronics Sparkfun Breakout Board for CP2102 mini USB to Serial https://www.sparkfun.com/products/8531 Used to connect ground station radio to computer 
Electronics Sparkfun DigiXTend Modem Breakout https://www.sparkfun.com/products/9596?  
Electronics Amazon RoadPro RP-203EC 12V 12' Extension Cord with Cigarette Lighter Plug http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000Z0HVHA/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i00 Used to connect power inverter to cigarrete lighter in car 
Experiments Amazon Sterilizer Cabinet with JAPAN UV Bulbs http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0045W5L3A/ref=oh_details_o01_s00_i00 Used to sterilize the filter for the bacteria experiment 
Experiments SKC Filter, Polycarbonate, No Support Pad, 0.8um, 25mm http://www.skcgulfcoast.com/products/FeaturedProducts.asp?CatNo=225-1601 Used to collect bacteria samples 
Experiments SKC IOM MultiDust Foam Discs http://www.skcgulfcoast.com/products/PrintProducts.asp?CatNo=225-772-50 Used to collect bacteria 
Experiments Amazon Sheep Blood Agar Pre-poured Petri Dishes http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004MB3L3Q/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00 Used to grow collected bacteria 
Experiments Hargraves Fluidics Diaphragm Pump - E107-12-090 http://www.hargravesfluidics.com/store_cts.php 9V pump connected to motor driver 
Experiments SKC IOM Sampler/Cassette, Plastic http://www.skcinc.com/prod/225-70.asp Used to collect bacteria samples 
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