Rocketry Videos

By Hunter Allen

Homemade Launch Controller for Model Rockets (2017-01-16)
Homemade launch controller with a few safety mechanisms built in. A small lead-acid battery inside the enclosure provides power to trigger burn of electric igniters for rocket motors. DISCLAIMER: ... [View]

Homemade Rocket Igniter for Larger-scale Model Rocketry (Successful Burn Test) (2017-01-17) (NEW)
Testing a homemade igniter for custom bates fuel grain (sucrose/KNO3) rocket motors. Burn looked optimal for proper fuel ignition. [View]

Mid-power Rocket Launch & Recovery Deployment (Aerotech Sumo) (2017-01-16)
Another rough phone video of my second mid-powered rocket launch. Rocket is the "Sumo" by Aerotech. G-engine (Aerotech White Lightning) was used with reusable aluminum motor casing. The parachute ... [View]

Mid-power Rocket Launch (Apogee HV Arcas) (2017-01-16) (NEW)
Another rough phone video of my second mid-powered rocket launch. Rocket is the "HV Arcas" by Apogee Components. G-engine (Apogee White Lightning) was used with reusable aluminum motor casin ... [View]

Mid-power Rocket Launch (Apogee Initiator) (2017-01-16) (NEW)
Some rough phone video of my first mid-powered rocket launch. Rocket is the "Initiator" by Apogee Components. G-engine (Apogee White Lightning) was used with reusable aluminum motor casing. ... [View]

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