Biggest caramel rocket in Europe

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Ves
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Biggest caramel rocket in Europe

Post by Ves » Wed Sep 15, 2010 10:24 pm

We flew a big rocket on 12-SEP-2010. The rocket "CHERRY-2010" is 5m (16'4") tall, OD-0,5m (1'7"). Start mass - 175kg (375lbs). Propellant - KNO3/Isomalt 65/35 + 2PG + 1RIO, propellant mass 18kg (40lbs) - 8 uninhibited grains. Motor - O-11000 class. Apogee altitude - 415m (1360'). Main chute - 54m^2. Rocket electronics - G-Wiz HCX-50.

Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uU3LIJrsNHQ

Some pictures and details translated by google can be found here: http://translate.google.bg/translate?js ... ic%3D498.0 Bulgarian link: http://www.korio.org/rocket/index.php?topic=498.0

We set a European Record!

zono
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Re: Biggest caramel rocket in Europe

Post by zono » Sat Sep 25, 2010 7:04 pm

great !!! I will come to Bulgaria for my own tests.
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Re: Biggest caramel rocket in Europe

Post by ambok » Tue Nov 16, 2010 4:36 am

this is really a cool one. . :D

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