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Nike Hercules Rocksim Design File

Comments: Designed for the participants of NARCON 1998, just to show how a complex design might be created. Originally designed using RockSim version 4.0.

Notice that the cluster of tubes in the booster are inside a fake tube that has almost no length. While the Cd of this model is difficult to calculate, it does simulate just fine.

Designer: Tim Van Milligan - See my web site at: http://www.ApogeeRockets.com

Plans for the transitions available on the web site at:

http://www.ApogeeRockets.com/rocket_plans.asp

Download scratch__nike_hercules.rkt

To use the design file above, you need a copy of Rocksim, a rocket design and simulation program.

Kit Name: Scratch - Nike Hercules {Scratch}

CG: 5.9494 inches from front
CP: 11.1661 inches from front
Margin: 6.96 Overstable

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