Originally Posted by DaytonaYellow69ss396
Cool I used to build and shoot off Estes rockets when I was younger.......that was pretty cool for the size of it and also for it being anamateur. I'm curious what it was made out of and what was used for it to launch meaning fuel/engine
and wonder how you shoot something like this off without the law getting involved?
He used 1 P engine and 8 N engines for a total of 8000lbs of thrust. They were solid rocket motors like the ones you get in your kits, only much bigger. He built the rocket out of plywood and fiberglass. His day job is an auto body specialist and he does extensive fiberglass work.
Project: 89 RS => AX/RR
Last edited by 89RS; 04-27-2009 at 04:54 PM.