Aether II

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Feb 19, 2015
Construction of Aether II is coming along nicely. Primary and Secondary hulls were constructed of the same rigid foam insulation as its predecessor. The dimensions of the new capsule are larger in proportion than those of Aether I by a couple inches in each axis.


Aether II internal hull dry fitting


Aether II external hull dry fitting


Aether II hull assembly


Aether II hull construction mostly complete


Aether I sitting alongside the larger, under construction Aether II capsule


Aether I tray inside Aether II - size comparison construction of upfiring GoPro housing


Aether II with completed GoPro housing and surface treatments


mostly loaded


glamour shot
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