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Introduction to Rocketry
James Rodney Adams; Jan 18, 1992 – Mar 31, 2017
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Using Artist Acrylic Paints for Rocketry
I enjoy painting plastic models and pewter miniatures used in games. I've used many different kinds of paints, so when
Rocket Basics - The Third Law of Motion
Rockets have been around in one form or another since at least the 13th century. Precisely who invented them is
The Importance of Procedures
Originally printed in Extreme Rocketry Magazine Rocketry is one of those things you do in life that has no in-between.
Rocketry Rules of Thumb
First, please read the fine print... There are many different solutions to the rocket design challenge. Rules of Thumb simply
If you've never had a rocket crash because the parachute didn't come out right, go on to read something else.
How To Interpret Rocket Motor Codes
Sport rocket motors approved for sale in the United States are stamped with a three-part code that gives the modeler
Holding up Centering Rings
Holding centering rings in place while you glue them can be trying. A properly cut centering ring (wood) will slide onto
Making a Foam and Wood Nosecone
After trying several ways to create the nosecone for the ASP (Atmospheric Sounding Projectile), I've decided I won't use any
Descent Impact Guesstimate
Here is way to estimate or "guesstimate" descent impact loads. First, get an estimate of the descent rate. One way to
Fin Fillet Construction
As with many aspects of rocket building, there are many ways to do things. This is how I make my
Thinking About Level 3? You Can Do It!
As the UROC club grows, there are more and more flyers that are progressing up the ranks of level 1
The SS-520-2 as a Sport Scale Project
A Japanese two stage sounding rocket at its 2nd appearance - An interesting object for sport scale. The SS-520 is a two-stage
Fiberglassing Body Tubes in One Easy Step
One thing I have found about rocket construction is that there’s not just one ‘right’ way of doing things, in
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Zipper - A condition in which a slot is cut in an airframe by a shock cord. This condition is caused by early or late recovery system deployment, in which the recovery system deploys while the...
Salt Lake County Complex
This launch will be held as a two-day event. We have permission from the BLM for overnight camping at the launch site. We invite members to camp out Saturday evening and take advantage of the great...
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