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Aim for Profit!

glenn robinson, retired EE

November 26, 2012

Why should we climb out of a deep gravity well, just to occupy another one? Luna and (preferably) smaller bodies can serve for natural way stations to the extent we need them. For species survival, we should align development efforts toward a self-sustaining spacefaring economy. An early goal should be a functionally self-replicating, 90% self-sustaining, rather low-tech pilot plant for processing asteroid material into useable construction materials and commercial by-products. If we do not quickly achieve a sustainable space economy, neither will we sustain space science and exploration.

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kmccaw: 12/28/2012 07:26 CST

We need to start with what we can do now. We can raise money with space-based manufactoring and protect our ideas with pre-patent protection. contact information email kevinmccaw@rocketmail.com phone (989)842-5611 0

kmccaw: 12/28/2012 07:28 CST

We need to start with what we can do now. We can raise money with space-based manufactoring and protect our ideas with pre-patent protection. contact information email kevinmccaw@rocketmail.com phone (989)842-5611 0

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