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Make : high-power rockets : construction and certification for thousands of feet and beyond / Mike Westerfield.

Westerfield, Mike, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 796.154 WESTERFIELD (Text) 33946003317141 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781457182976
  • ISBN: 1457182971
  • Physical Description: x, 284 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Maker Media, [2017]

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Includes bibliographical references, glossary and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Mid- and high-power rocketry -- The level 1 rocket -- The level 1 rocket continued -- The level 1 certification flight: preparations -- The level 1 certification flight: launch -- The level 2 rocket -- Altimeters and dual deploy with cable cutters -- Dual deploy with a drogue and main parachute -- Selecting parachutes -- Tracking your rocket -- The level 2 exam -- The level 3 certification process -- A level 3 rocket -- New heights.
Summary, etc.:
Make: High-Power Rockets is for all the science geeks who look at the moon and try to figure out where Neil Armstrong walked, watch in awe as rockets lift off, and want to fly their own model rockets. Starting with an overview of mid- and high-power rocketry, readers will start out making rockets with F and G engines, and move on up to H engines.
Subject: Rockets (Aeronautics) > Models > Design and construction.

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