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RockSim of my L1 Cert Flight | by jurvetson
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RockSim of my L1 Cert Flight

Max altitude of 2269 ft. Max velocity of 505 ft./sec. Binder Design Thug with an Aerotech H128W-10 motor.


Big thanks to Toma for being my mentor and guide throughout this process. It was a perfect flight.


If I had more time, I could have jammed a J570 motor in there… and if it survived the transition to Mach 2, it would go 1.5 miles up…. But, much more likely, the paint would burn off and the structure would shred from the supersonic transition. To survive that, I need to wrap the airframe in fiberglass.

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Uploaded on September 28, 2005