Project Nero is Portal Space's main focus - building Norway's first liquid-fueled rocket.
Our rocket engine, Reodor, runs on liquid oxygen and ethanol. The project started in February 2020 and the first successful hot-fire was achieved on July 17th, 2021. Reodor will power our rocket which will compete in the European Rocketry Challenge in 2022.
Reodor - Technical Specifications
Thrust: 3500 N
Mass Flow Rate: 1.47 kg/s
Specific Impulse: 245 s
Oxidizer - Fuel Ratio: 1.33
Combustion Chamber Pressure: 20 bar
Average Thrust: ~2400N
Average Chamber Pressure: ~19 bar
Rasmus Arnt Pedersen
Mechanical engineer at Copenhagen Suborbitals and chairman of DanSTAR
Co-founder and CEO of EnableMagic, co-founder and COO of Insj
Associate professor in electronics at the Univeristy of Oslo.
Doctoral research fellow in chemistry at the University of Oslo