Tag: reaction-wheel

32 When the ISS moves, do the astronauts feel it? 2015-09-02T19:22:54.180

18 Optimal placement of 4 reaction wheels? 2013-07-16T21:03:46.940

16 How often must the ISS desaturate its control moment gyros? 2013-07-17T21:44:50.427

15 What factors determine whether a spacecraft/probe/satellite uses gyroscopes or propellant thrusters to rotate? 2014-03-24T14:50:43.470

11 How powerful are reaction control wheels? 2015-08-13T06:44:50.933

11 At what RPM does a desaturated reaction wheel run? 2017-03-08T13:40:04.390

10 Why would Kepler’s pointing problems be minimized if aimed within the ecliptic? 2013-09-11T07:57:06.923

10 Why did SpaceX choose gas thrusters over reaction wheels/CMGs? 2016-02-24T06:46:10.870

9 Can the reaction wheels also be used to store energy? 2014-06-12T17:00:45.087

8 Why do reaction wheels fail so "frequently"? 2013-08-17T08:37:06.510

8 Why don't reaction wheels destabilize spacecraft over time? 2015-12-02T00:41:43.167

8 Why does the torque due to a reaction wheel shift to the center of mass of the spacecraft? 2016-07-28T10:56:27.803

8 Does the way this experimental kill vehicle moves and thrusts suggest it contains inertia wheels? 2016-10-26T09:07:32.947

7 Will this magnetorquer configuration effectively desaturate a reaction wheel? 2016-09-21T11:30:15.117

5 Help with reaction wheel flywheel sizing 2016-10-14T12:03:57.087

4 On determining nominal speed of reaction wheel 2017-02-28T06:23:50.260

4 Reaction Wheels vs. Momentum wheels 2018-02-24T23:14:35.693

3 Controller to reaction wheel interface 2017-05-28T11:12:00.687

2 Voyager 1 tape recorder 2016-07-25T04:18:11.307

2 Do reaction wheels generally run in vacuum, or are they pressurized? Sealed or vented? 2016-10-31T10:03:03.233

1 Dual Spin satellite control using momentum exchange 2015-06-22T15:10:34.670

1 What are the causes of Reaction Wheel Failures/Anomalies? 2016-01-28T12:31:58.200

1 Can a reaction wheel be spun up using an external torque and be used as a momentum wheel? 2016-09-08T19:36:47.423

1 DIY Reaction wheel and actuation accuracy 2016-09-10T14:33:00.980

1 Why are some reaction wheels sealed with low pressure gas, others with vacuum? 2016-11-03T03:24:28.960

1 CubeSat redundant reaction wheel 2017-05-09T20:05:57.827

1 Placement of Reaction Wheels in a nano satellite 2017-08-17T16:34:47.157

0 Linear motion reaction wheels? 2015-08-24T20:55:18.813

0 How does one determine the optimal torque output for a satellite attitude control system? 2015-12-25T15:50:50.120

0 What is the difference in Speed Control Mode and Torque Demand mode of a Reaction Wheel? 2016-01-03T10:28:02.037