Thread: TL9 Spaceships
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Old 08-13-2011, 07:02 AM   #29
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Default Re: TL9 Spaceships

Originally Posted by vicky_molokh View Post
Anybody remembers rules for space elevator construction? As in, how much it costs? (To compare with a space launch.)
$40 Billion per ton per day (Ultratech p.224) on earth gravity. This would be devided by the square ration of gravity. I.e. A lunar beanstalk would cost 1/36th.

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