Simulation Files for Make: High-Power Rockets

 

Chapter 6 - The Level 2 Rocket

    Deimos.ork

    Phobos.ork

Chapter 2 - The Level 1 Rocket

    Callisto.ork

Chapter 8 - Dual Deploy with a Drogue and Main Parachute

    Deimos Dual Deploy.ork

    Phobos Dual Deploy.ork

Chapter 13 - A Level 3 Rocket

    Ganymede.ork

Chapter 6 - Altimeters and Dual Deploy with Cable Cutters

    Deimos Cable Cutter.ork

    Phobos Cable Cutter.ork

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Make: Rockets


This book from Maker Media covers all aspects of building and flying solid propellant model rockets through 40 N-s total impulse, water rockets, and air rockets. You will learn everything you need to design, build, and track rockets, including multistage rockets, rocket gliders, cluster rockets, and egg lofters. You will also learn to build launchers and trackers and, if you like, explore the math and science behind rocket flight.


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Learn to use the sensors built right into your iPhone and iPad, as well as connect external sensors using Bluetooth LE, WiFi and HiJack. Try these with fun projects like hacking a remote control car, controlling servos and building a plant moisture meter. No Macintosh is required for programming! The book uses a less expensive and easier to use technical programming language called techBASIC that runs right on your iPad or iPhone.



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The links below download Open Rocket simulation files for the rockets in the book. See the book itself for full construction details.


These files may be freely downloaded and copied for non-commercial use.

This new book from Maker Media shows you how to build and fly high-power rockets that use H and larger motors while you get your high-power rocket certifications. You’ll learn how to design and build rockets that will stand up to the rigors of high-power flight. Starting with a smaller 4 foot tall rocket, you’ll work up to a 7 foot fiberglass rocket that can fly 13,000 feet high and easily break the sound barrier on a small M motor.

Check out the podcast with the author at The Rocketry Show.

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