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What is a cold gas thruster used for?

How do the thrusters work on a roadster?

  • It functions to compress the air up to 10,000 psi, and that air is then delivered to 10 cold gas thrusters integrated around the roadster. These cold gas thrusters will allow for incredible acceleration, braking, cornering. The most exciting part of the video is where Youtuber tells if this model can fly?

Will Tesla use SpaceX cold gas thrusters on the upcoming roadster?

  • Elon Musk has said that Tesla will offer a special option with SpaceX cold gas thrusters on the upcoming Roadster. So, why not calculate the improvement in zero-to-60-mph time? Musk said: “Will use SpaceX cold gas thruster system with ultra high-pressure air in a composite over-wrapped pressure vessel in place of the 2 rear seats.

How dangerous are the thrusters on a Tesla?

  • And depending on how fast the air is blasting, the thrusters could pose risks to other cars on the road. If the COPVs are going to have any significant force on the Tesla, they’ll also have a significant force on the cars surrounding the Tesla. Cold gas thrusters can get to a specific impulse of about 70 seconds.

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