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Basics of model rocketry

Douglas R. Pratt

Basics of model rocketry

by Douglas R. Pratt

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Published by Kalmbach Books in Waukesha, WI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rockets (Aeronautics) -- Models.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Douglas R. Pratt.
    SeriesRC performance series ;, no. 16
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL844 .P73 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1740822M
    ISBN 100890241422
    LC Control Number92046672
    OCLC/WorldCa27264591

    Basics of Model Rocketry, 2nd edition Douglas R. Pratt Kalmbach Books, Synopsis: A general introduction to model rocketry. The 2nd edition is highly revised and has become available as of Jan. The first edition is very Estes/Centuri/FSI oriented. The second edition includes sections on composite motors, Aerotech, NCR and other more. Model rockets are simply miniature versions of the larger rockets that space agencies and companies use to loft things to orbit and beyond. They can be as simple as a 2-liter soda bottle powered by water or something as complex as a model space shuttle, model Saturn V, other other spacecraft.

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    Information on starting, funding, and leading a rocketry club. Rockets Away (O,T) The Rockets Away educational program teaches about the science of rocketry through the use of hands-on experiments, computer software and the building and launching of 2-liter bottle rockets. Teaching Tips and Curriculum for Model Rockets (T) From Apogee Rockets. com.   This is the first video in the educational rocket science series I'm making! This one's about the basic principles behind modern commercial rockets. Music: Good Starts - Jingle Punks .


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