Rocketry Videos

By harmsworth1

Estes 2 stage Solar Flare rocket (2010-10-07)
Estes 2 stage Solar Flare model rocket flying on B6-0 and A10-3T. Half speed and stills at the end of the clip. [View]

Estes Amazon Rocket w/B6-4 (2010-08-11)
First flight on a windy day. Nice apogee chute deployment. [View]

Estes Executioner Slow Motion (2011-11-27)
Estes Executioner flown with a D12-3 engine. I wanted to do a video at dusk to see more flame :-) The high speed camera did not do a great job in the low light, but it still came out pretty cool. We ... [View]

Estes Mercury Atlas Rocket Disaster Slow Motion (2011-06-16) (NEW)
Maiden Voyage goes badly. I used the stick on parachute line holders from the kit. Every single one of them failed on the main chute and half of them failed on the capsule chute. Watch the video til ... [View]

Estes Mercury Atlas Rocket Flt 2 (2011-06-21) (NEW)
Second video of Estes Mercury Atlas with some audio from original history making Flt. [View]

Estes Monarch Rocket cam (2010-09-24) (DELETED)
Second flight of the Monarch on a windy day. I under estimated the winds aloft and nearly lost the rocket. Flown with a C6-5 the rocket really scooted up there. Check out the stills at the end of ... [View]

Estes Patriot Kit with on-board camera (2010-11-03)
Estes Patriot Kit flown with C6-5 on a calm day. Interesting anomaly at the end of the video. Strange ball of light captured during descent. It could be the wading, tell me what you think in the ... [View]

Estes Photon Probe rocket with onboard camera (2010-10-12)
Estes Photon Probe maiden voyage. C6-5 engine used. To see how close we came to free fall check out the stills at the end of the video. [View]

Estes Rocket StormCaster Kit Bash with High Speed Camera (2011-03-18)
Experiment with a Estes StormCaster. I decided to try something different with this kit. The rocket is built to look like some kind of transport. I did not do the final finish because I was not sure ... [View]

Estes Vector Force rocket with on-board Camera (2010-11-03)
Estes Vector Force rocket with onboard spycam flying on a C6-5 [View]

Model Rocket (2010-09-23)
Estes Monarch flying on a B6-4. Maiden voyage. I tried to Launch and film at the same time....not such a great idea. I was limited as to how far I could be from the rocket (by the length of the ... [View]

Rocket Cam Estes Guardian (2010-09-06)
Estes Guardian Rocket launch 9-6-2010 in Southold NY. Wind about 8 mph from the southeast. I did not get the altitude I expected. I suspect the wind caused the rocket to rotate into the wind and ... [View]

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