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Jeff Jakob 4" hybrid rocket motor test 12-04-2010 (2010-12-10)
Video of 4" hybrid rocket motor test at the Friends of Amateur Rocketry (FAR) site in the Mojave Desert of California. Rocket used HTPB for fuel and nitrous oxide for the oxidizer. [View]
X system Hybrid Rocket Launch system-pad view (2007-01-15)
Hypertek hybrid rocket motors use a fill stem instead of a fill line, the X system allows the stem to drop at ignition instead of forcing the rocket to work it's way off. [View]
Blueprint for Disaster-take 2 (2006-11-06)
The second flight of the world's largest (so far) hybrid monocopter. A new formula, a nice flight and another hard landing at MDRA's Red Glare launch. [View]
The first public 29mm Sky Ripper hybrid motor launch (2007-01-18)
The 29mm Sky Ripper Systems 29mm hybrid motor debuted at LDRS 23. The cool little nitrous oxide powered rocket worked out to about a G 63. www.skyrippersystems.com [View]
Brent Bierstedt's Roll the Dice on a hybrid M960 (2011-09-06)
Boost only. Hypertek M grain and 3500 cc tank. [View]
Rocket launch Green River Utah (2009-02-26)
This is the launch of the "Trout", a 20-foot long hybrid rocket built by Utah State University students. It was launched during the first Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition in January ... [View]
Balls 26 Tim Covey, Hybrid Rocket 2017 (2017-09-27)
Balls 26 Tim Covey Hybrid with Spin-up, De-Spin Thruster at 35,000ft [View]
Blueprint for Disaster hybrid rocket monocopter (2006-05-22)
The world's second, and largest, hybrid powered monocopter videotaped by Liberty Launch Systems and posted with their permission. I own the monocopter and built and designed it. [View]
Colorado State University ARIES II Hybrid Rocket Launch June 2016 (2020-07-11)
This is a video of the launch of ARIES II, the Colorado State University entry into the 2016 Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition. The rocket was powered by a hybrid rocket motor that used ... [View]
contrail hybrids rocket motors flights sept 2017 Bavaria - launch pad slow mo (2017-10-02)
4x contrail hybrids rocket motors flights sept 2017 Bavaria. 2x J impulse with Sparky II fuel and 2x K impulse with Sparky II and White Smoke Fuels... [View]
Friends of Amateur Rocketry May 19, 2012 (2012-05-21)
Activities at the Friends of Amateur Rocketry site on Saturday, May 19, 2012. N2O nitrous oxide hybrid flight by CAL-POLY San Luis Obispo, a drogue deployment charge test by Hal Duffy for the ... [View]
HTTP-3A Stage-1 & Stage-2 Thrust Vector Control Hybrid Rocket Engine Hot-Fire Test-9 (2019-05-24)
--HTTP-3A Project-- Stage-1 & Stage-2 Thrust Vector Control (TVC) Engine: 1,200 N Thrust Level H2O2 Engine H2O2/Plastics Hybrid Rocket Engine Hot-Fire Test-9: 50 seconds oops...the fuel burned ... [View]
Hybrid rocket motor 4-4-09 Rick Maschek & Jeff Jakob (2009-04-06)
Two hybrid motor tests, the first one using a "secret formula" fuel grain made by Jeff and a graphite/phenolic nozzle and the second test using the prototype motor we built in February and first ... [View]
Hypertek J250 Flight (2014-10-14)
54mm Diameter Scratch Built G-10 Airframe. Fill was a bit short. Should have seen 4,500 feet but only managed 2,841. [View]
Jim lobs a Hybrid M-1000 at NYPOWER 11 (2006-12-25)
Jim flew his nitrous oxide hybrid Hypertech M - 1000 into a bright blue NY sky in 2004 [View]
Monocopter at Dusk (2006-05-20)
The disassembly of the world's first hybrid rocket monocopter at dusk. The Carbon Fiber machine broke in half from the extreme centrifugal force aided by the freeze of the sub -50 degree nitrous ... [View]
Rocket powered monocopter (2006-05-20)
This is a shakedown flight for the world's first hybrid powered monocopter. A monocopter is a flying machine with a single wing on one end and a motor on the other end. It is kind of a maple seed in ... [View]
Screaching K240 hybrid rocket launch (2006-12-24)
At NYPOWER in 2002 the old K 240 design made its signature sound......I miss that noise. [View]