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Comanche-Backslider-2

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Specification

  • Length - 755 mm
  • Body Diameter - 24.8  mm (BT-50)
  • Number of fins - 3
  • Fin Height - 61 mm
  • Net Weight - 65 g
  • Maximum Payload  - 0 g


Design Description

The model is a second attempt to design a reliably working back glider rocket.   Previous design was a partial success. The model crashed after several successful flights. The hypothesis  is the influence of wind turbulence during transition to the glide at the apogee.

TO BE UPDATED

Note a difference in CG location comparing to the first model (below):


Complete  OpenRocket design file  and detailed specification are attached at the bottom of this page.

The build process photos <Link to photos>

Launch Log

 Date Motor Ejection Altitude
 WindNotes/ Event











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Reincarnation_backslider.ork
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Artemi Glazkov,
13 Aug 2012 14:03
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