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Cineroc Video/Model Rocket Launch @ JSC (2008-11-19)
Short clip of my Cineroc 8 mm flight @ JSC June 5, 2004. Model was my Proton/ Saturn - IV using a single D12-0 for the booster with a D12-7 & three C6-7 clustered upperstage. [View]
ESL 55 MDRA Fred's N to 2M Rocket air start (2006-07-04)
Fred flew his 12" Overkill burning one N with two Ls and air starting two Ms. MDRA will be holding ESL 100 in August of 2006 [View]
Estes ROCKET CC Express 2 stage D12-0 / D12-7 launch OUT OF SIGHT ! 720p (2010-10-30)
Estes rocket CC Express 2 stage launch engine D12 D12-7 OUT OF SIGHT ! 720p Lost this one, simply went to far to see anymore! [View]
Gary Rosenfield's Old Cineroc Movies (2009-10-08)
Rocket movies taken with the Estes Cineroc flown on various model rocket and motor combinations from 1970-1975 [View]
Marsboy's 2 Stage Rocket Launch (2009-05-23)
Marsboy's 2 stage rocket flying on an Estes D12 & E9 at the Dandenong Wetlands on May 23, 2009. The booster was quite tight into the base of the sustainer and didn't drop away immediately during ... [View]
New Frontiers of Model Rocketry: Multistage Model Rockets (2007-06-09)
Model rocketry enthusiasts Batuhan Hoskan and Tanil Ozkan igniting their homemade 2 stage 45 cm rocket equipped with a wireless takeoff system, soft landing parachute and miniaturized 2cm lens ... [View]
Onboard a 2 Stage Rocket Disaster (2010-09-11)
After booster seperation I had an event. Apogee charge fired fractions of a second before sustainer ignition. [View]
Two Stage High Power Rocket Launch- "Airstart 1", September 18, 2010 (2010-09-21)
Launched at the monthly TTRA launch in the Varn ranch in Plant City FL. "Airstart 1" is a scratch-built two stage rocket that has a 2.5" dia. upper stage and 3" dia. booster stage. The upper stage's ... [View]
Two Stage Nike Black Brant.avi (2012-01-26)
Florida Air Academy AFJROTC Rocket Club launches it's 11/32 scale Nike Black Brant at the Palm Bay, FL "Rocket Ranch" of Spaceport Rocketry Association and Tripoli Space Coast. Rocket was boosted on ... [View]
D2E Rocket Video (2006-04-08)
Onboard video from Rokitflite of a two-stage rocket. [View]
Parallel Staged rocket - onboard video (2007-09-04)
PCR rocket, parallel staged. D12-7, 2 C6-0s, boostervision camera. Ground video, onboard video, onboard at 25% speed. The design for this rocket is described in this link. http://www.rocket ... [View]
Estes Echostar 2 stage model rocket launch (2006-11-22)
Launch of Estes Echostar with a C6-0 booster & B6-4 sustainer. [View]
Another Longshot 2-stage model rocket on-board video (2010-03-28)
Onboard video from a 2-stage Estes Longshot model rocket flying on D12-0 to C6-5 motors [View]
Shazam III 3 Stage High Power Rocket (2006-12-18)
This 3 stage rocket flew perfectly. J570 to J350 to I161. Two onboard computers - Adept ES236 stager and Adept DDCS2 dual deployment performed great. My compliments to Tom Monteymayor who's "Three's ... [View]
Two Stage Rocket on Booster Vision (2006-12-30)
Clayton has a two stage rocket spin like a dryer on the first stage and then spin the other way on the second stage. Very good sound and great staging video. [View]
12Flight Cluster 2stage Rocket. (2012-11-12)
Scratch built 2 stage rocket. Booster has 1x 24mm and 2x 18mm engines while the upper stage has a 18mm. This flight was on 1x D12-0 2x A10-3 staging to a B6-4. [View]
2 Stage Nike Nike Smoke PB2007 (2007-10-09)
A 2 stage Nike Nike smoke makes 20,000 feet at Plaster Blaster 2007 [View]
2 Stage Rocket On Board Video Estes "mini" Oracle (2010-04-19)
2 Stage Estes "mini" Oracle D12-0/D12-7. Good altitude, straight flight, and you can see the separation and booster motor fall away. You can see the glowing inside the burnt out booster motor in one ... [View]
2 Stage with camera (2011-05-10)
This is the second flight of my custom designed 2 stage model rocket. The main stage rocket has an onboard ignition system that is powered by a 3.8v-160mA lipo battery and is triggered by a ... [View]
Fliskits Cheetah 1/2A6-0 and A8-3 (2008-09-21)
Launch my two stage Fliskits Cheetah with an old 1/2A6-0 in the booster and an A8-3 in the second stage. [View]
High Power Two Stage Launch at Mudrock 2011 (2011-07-09)
This is a two stage carbon fiber rocket my brother and I built for Mudrock 2011. It stands 10' 10" tall and was launched on K550 to J415. On board was a small HD camera and a GPS tracker/tr ... [View]
JMRC Launch 13Aug11 Clustered D Engine 2-stage (2011-08-14)
Booster with D12-0 and two B4-2's, sustainer is D12-7 Scratch built rocket with on board video [View]
L1720 to K490 (2011-06-22)
High Power Two-Stage Rocket in Brothers, OR [View]
Launch Of Delta #10 Model Rocket - May 29, 2004 (2008-02-17)
Short video of launch of our semi-scale Delta #10 from our primary East Tennessee launch site, "Cape Clinch." Power was 2 x D12 (Delta "core") and 2 x C6 ("strap-on" boosters"). Rocket reached ... [View]
Mad dog 3x7 1996 (2011-04-15)
A Blast From the Past From the video archives of Carl Wasleske - 15 years ago! A video of his flight that may be the only successful three stage HPR ever flown from our beloved sod farm. Rather than ... [View]
Nike Hercules on-board video (2011-06-12)
2 stage Nike Hercules. 4 x f32 motors in booster. 1 F39 in sustainer. Only two of the F32 motors lit. The rocket cocked sideways, came in ballistic. The staging worked. Heavy damage. [View]
Paul's 5 Star rocket airstart (2011-06-11)
Liftoff on 4x H97J, airstarting a Warp9 J1423. [View]
Rump Aerospace's M to M flight to ~ 50,000 feet (2006-12-29)
Rump Aerospace takes a two stage 3" diameter rocket to almost 50,000 feet in the rich, colorful and exciting black rock desert. Feel the excitement, this video will put you right there, in the mix ... [View]
TOGinator (2008-06-10)
27x Estes D12 2x ProX H133 (29mm 3gr) Blue 1x ProX I236 (38mm 3gr) Blue 1200 Ns full J cluster with onboard video [View]
Two Stage Air Start to a Sparky.MOV (2010-08-09)
Two stage rocket at NARAM 52. I motor to an H "sparky" second stage. It was a spectacular flight.  [View]
Two Stage Alpha III - Onboard View.wmv (2011-07-19)
'Keychain cam' onboard video of Estes Alpha III (modified two-stage) launch. Launch was unstable, so video is pretty short. Ignore time/date stamp. [View]
World's largest Monocopter (2006-12-24)
Ed Miller owns the largest monocopter so far, burning a J to a J and finishing up with a K. It didn't behave as normal but it may have had something to do with the last scene. [View]
16 ENGINES Multi-Cluster ROCKET With Onboard Camera (2015-10-01)
I would say this rocket was 90% successful, the last cluster did not ignite correctly (that is why it spiraled). It is a 4x4 multi-cluster rocket. x8 D12-0's and x8 C6-0's!!! [View]
2 Stage High Power Rocket 13,000 Feet K1100 to K820 (2020-02-10)
Sustainer: Multitronix GPS Altitude 12,786 ft RRC2+ Altitude - 13,231 ft SLCF Altitude - 13,145 ft Max velocity - Mach 1.051 Peak Acceleration - 15.1 G Sustainer Ignition - 1653 ft Sustainer Burn ... [View]
2 Stage Model Rocket Launch (slowed) with onboard Camera - no sound (2019-07-08)
My 2 stage rocket using B6-0 (Booster Stage) and B6-7 rocket engines. Video slowed to 25% speed. [View]
2 successful launches of my two-stage Estes Mongoose rocket (2011-10-15)
The day for the launch had arrived. The weather was mild, the winds were calm and the level of sunlight was just perfect. The recovery system failed to deploy on my first launch due to what I ... [View]
2018 Jul 18 - The Engineering of High Power Amateur Rockets (Live Streaming Version) (2018-07-19)
This presentation will discuss topics specifically focused on the engineering, design, and production of High Power amateur rockets. Topics will cover a discussion of various types of rockets, from ... [View]
2018 March Holtville Havoc 2 Rocket Launch - David and John Robb's Rocket Launch (2018-03-06)
Traveled to Holtville Havoc 2 organized by San Diego Tripoli. Great launch with fun crowd... Friday couldn't have been better but later in the weekend the wind from a storm that battered the North ... [View]
3 stage rocket model launch, on board and external camera, stage separation detail (2016-06-30)
Launch of 3 stage rocket model on IX. Festival of High Power Rockets at Modelpark Suché, on-board and external camera slow motion video, rocket motors ignition sequence, detail of stage ... [View]
3d printed two stage rocket with on-board camera (2019-09-01)
I have made the stl files and instructions available at this link the motors used for this launch were estes, a D12-0 for stage one and a E9-6 for stage ... [View]
April 20 El Dude (2019-04-23)
April 20, 2019. 2-stage test flight of El Dude. 75mm L1720 to an EX 38mm I250. Nominal flight and recovery. Next up is LDRS on bigger motors. [View]
Arreaux J500 H45 (2018-05-04)
Dave's upscale 2 stage Arreaux on a J500 to a H45. Boost only [View]
Astrocam 2 Stage-2 D12s (2019-11-01)
The Astrocam flying 2-stage on 2 D12s at Bridgeton Area Rocket Club on October 19, 2019 [View]
Auriga Two-Stage Salching Germany 2018 (2018-10-08)
I had a great flight with my Klima Auriga that I modified as a two-stager with a cluster of four motors on each stage. This flight was flown with 4 x D9-5 in the booster and 4 x D3-P in the ... [View]
AZ High Power Rocketry Association Upscale Centuri Firefly N1100, 4 K1100 (2020-07-13)
Cool Flight of AZ High Power Rocketry Association's Upscale Centuri Firefly on an N-1100 and 4 K-1100 From LDRS 25 DVD [View]
Balls 2013 FCY Video to 118,000 feet (2013-09-30)
This is an on-board video from my 2013 flight at Balls (the FourCarbYen two-stager). The rocket reached 118,000 feet. The descent is very chaotic, but use the pause button to see a lot of nice ... [View]
Balls 2013 FourCarbYen Video with Split (2013-10-07)
This is an on-board video from my 2013 flight at Balls (the FourCarbYen two-stager). The rocket reached 118,000 feet. The descent is very chaotic, but use the pause button to see a lot of nice ... [View]
Balls 2017 Video (2017-09-30)
This video is from an unsuccessful three stage flight rocket at Balls (September 2017). [View]
Balls 2018 On Board Video - 175,000 Feet! (2018-09-30)
This three-stage flight was performed by Jim Jarvis (with lots of help) at Balls 27 on September 21, 2018. The launch was help at the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. The flight reached about 175,000 ... [View]
Balls 2019 Rocket Flight to 142,000 Feet (2019-10-01)
This video is of a two-stage rocket at Balls 28 (September 2019). The rocket achieved an altitude of over 142,000 feet. One notable aspect of the flight was that it was completely controlled by the ... [View]
Blu Fyr - Scratch built BT60 2 Stage (2017-08-20)
QRS launch 2017-08-20. D12-0 booster and D12-7 sustainer. Altitude 360.6m Chute release issues prevented chute from opening. [View]
Cineroc (A Blast from the Past.) (2017-01-17)
Built this from an Estes kit sometime before 1971 (perhaps earlier). Of the three shots, the second one fizzled, as the igniter had fallen out after the camera began. [View]
Cineroc 808 first flight unedited (2017-09-23)
The maiden voyage of the Cineroc 808 was exciting but not in the way I had hoped. The D12-7 upper stage CATOed shortly after igniting. [View]
Cineroc 808 on 2 stage Omega - flight 3.4.2018 (2018-03-07)
Another nice Cineroc 808 flight, only the first stage didn't boost as straight as I would have preferred. It landed over by the apartments in one of the few places were recovery was clean and ... [View]
Cluster Two-Stage Model Rocket fun October 2018 (2018-10-18)
Onboard video of my three-engine cluster two-stage scratch built model rocket dubbed "Old Glory". My Dad designed the original scratch built design in the late 70s ( His still flies today ) Maiden ... [View]
Comanche 3 Model Rocket. (2013-06-09)
Justin Stotter's scratch-built upscale Comanche 3 model rocket. It flies with three stages with an F39/4 staging to a D12/3 staging to a E9/6. Flight occurred at Horning's Alfalfa Field near ... [View]
Comanche 3 Upscale 2.5" Onboard (2019-08-07)
Comanche 3 upscale onboard video. Flown 8/2/2019 at NARAM 61 sport range. Academy of Model Aeronautics site. Motors: Aerotech H123 to CTI G68 to CTI G68. [View]
Custom two-stage high power rocket (2019-07-21)
Misfit Flats, Stagecoach, NV. Custom two-stage rocket - 54mm airframe, 38mm Aerotech 38/600 RMS I435 in the booster to 29mm Aerotech DMS H195 in the sustainer. Booster altitude was 2,722' AGL, ... [View]
Double Trouble CATO at URRG 9-23-17 (2017-09-29)
Two stage high power rocket failure at URRG launch at Potter NY on 9-23-17. Failure of the front bulkhead in a 38mm CTI motor led to a catastrophic air frame failure of my Madcow/RW Double Shot. [View]
Erik's Two-Stage Rocket at Snow Ranch (2011-04-04)
A booster CATO pops the upper stage up, which then lights perfectly.  [View]
Estes Extreme 12 (2018-10-25)
Extreme 12 rocket D12-0 - D12-5 [View]
Estes Majestic (2019-07-14)
On a F15-6 and F15-0 booster. [View]
Estes Rocket Booster 55 Review and Launch! - 4K (2016-11-10)
Hello folks! Today we are looking at the Estes Booster 55! A great little add on that can turn your smaller rockets into high flying two stage rockets.  [View]
F15-0 F15-8 2 Stage Star Orbiter (2017-08-01)
I launch my 2 Stage Estes Star Orbiter with a F15-0/F15-8 combo. [View]
February 2020 Morgan Remeza Wild Thing (2020-02-16)
Maryland Delaware Rocketry Association's ESL 258 hobby rocket flight. Please see for more information. Come and join us at the field. [View]
Flight # 12 Mini-Cineroc 2 stage launch only in slow motion (2020-06-25)
Slow motion (20%) view of flight # 12 2 stage launch only [View]
FlisKits Praetor 2 Stage (2019-05-19)
Ray’s 2 Stage FlisKits Praetor. Flown at CATO #269. [View]
Flying Wing Rocket Recovery System (2019-03-20)
This is the beginning of the flying wing rocket recovery system project. The goal of this project is to launch a rocket, then have the boosters from the first stage fly back to where they were ... [View]
High Power Rocket Booster Becomes Whistling Lawn Dart! (2019-07-16)
Airstart 1 is a two stage high power rocket. Booster stage Aerotech I200 and sustainer stage G80. Sustainer failed to igniter- airstart timer failure. Booster stage ejection charge failed, and ... [View]
Launch of 2 stage rocket model Herkules filmed by drone (2017-08-09)
Rocket model launch caught by drone camera. Field Airport Dub nad Moravou on August 5, 2017. [View]
LDRS 2019 Flight Video (2019-10-15)
This flight is of my two-stage "Test Rocket". It has vertical stabilization located at the top of the sustainer. The flight was an M1665 to M745 with a projected altitude of 22K feet. Due to coning ... [View]
LDRS 38 - 27-ft-tall O-to-P two-stage rocket by Tim Lehr (2019-09-02)
On Saturday, August 31, 2019, at LDRS 38 on the rocket pasture in Argonia, KS, "Wildman" Tim Lehr attempted his ambitious O9400 to P8000 two-stager with a 27-foot-tall rocket. A forward O-ring ... [View]
LDRS 38 Argonia Kansas 2 stage rocket flight to 28,545'. (2019-09-04)
LDRS 38 in Argonia KS. 2 Stage flight. Booster CTI M1540 IMax Stratologger CF and EggFinder TX GPS 66” Spherechute main with Jollylogic Chute Release set at 1000’ with 24” drogue. ... [View]
LDRS 38 Boosted Arcas-3 Two Stage (2019-09-08)
Minimum diameter 3" two stage flying on an Aerotech L1520T staging to a M2108 research motor. [View]
Model Rocket Launch with Booster and On-Board Camera (2015-05-13)
I launched an Estes Trajector rocket (sans stickers, and other nonsense) with a booster stage. First launch (without on-board camera) flew much higher and straighter then the second one. I used ... [View]
Model Rocketry at University of Leicester Payload Launch (2007-01-18)
Rocket called Fetch. Two stage egg payload launch [View]
Model Rockets (Slo-Mo and Drone) (2020-05-29)
Hello homies! Here are three launches from Memorial Day weekend. The first was a homemade rocket with a E12-8. The second was also homemade on a D12-0 booster and an E12-8 Second stage. The second ... [View]
My First Multi Stage/Cluster Rocket (2010-02-09)
This video shows the first two flights of my first multi-stage/cluster rocket. First you see a still picture of the ignition wiring before the first launch, then a picture I took at the moment of ... [View]
New Estes Astrocam rocket with Estes Booster-55 going up on B6-0, B6-6, 340 ft altimeter (2020-08-20)
Well, the rocket fell off the nose cone. Reason. Altimeter knocked around in the tube so much that it untied a double knot. That is the only explanation because we double-checked the knot before we ... [View]
Nike Apache 2 stage fail (2019-05-28)
Mad Cow Nike Apache two stage rocket fails to light sustainer. Booster Motor was Aetotech J500 and with H195 DMS in sustainer. After separation, the booster coasted to 1700' before deploying a main ... [View]
Other Peoples' Rockets at BALLS 2018 (2018-09-25)
OPR: 1) A high-power drag race of oversized Der Max rockets 2) A P10000 launch, with an O3400 sustainer 3) a 3-stage rocket with 3 N motors and active stabilization and 4) air-starting 4 J motors, ... [View]
PHX4 Rocket launches to over 200000' attaining the highest amateur two stage flight. (2018-08-01)
Experience this amazing supersonic near space flight through on board HD video. Curt von Delius's state of the art PHX4 launched on June 16, 2018 from the Black Rock Desert, Nevada. Accelerating to ... [View]
Princeton Rocketry Club "Stratos" rocket launch by Coleman Merchant (2018-04-28)
all credit to Coleman Merchant Test launch of Princeton SpaceShot sustainer 2nd stage. Loki 54/4000 white load (L2050) motor, all composites construction. Maximum altitude = 39,000 ft, maximum speed ... [View]
Quest A8-0/A8-5 Zenith II (2011-10-10)
Mary launches my Zenith II with an A8-0 staging to an A8-5 [View]
rip roar 2 staged rocket (2012-11-03)
dynastar rip roar rocket launch 2 staged D12-0 to a D12-3 went one thousand feet 160 mph about a 50 second flight total duration hope you enjoy [View]
ROCKETS Magazine BALLS 20 Team Hardtail (2014-04-05)
Team Hardtail's Nike Apache Wallops on an O3200 staging to an M600 at BALLS 20 [View]
ROCKETS Magazine BALLS 21 Liz Johnson (2014-04-01)
Liz Johnson's Private A rocket on a M1648, four J400's at BALLS 21 launch [View]
Semroc Omega 2 stage 10-19-19 at BARC (2019-10-19)
On board video of the 2 stage Semrock Omega (Estes Clone). You can see the first stage separate if you don't blink! Video from a strapped on Mobius Maxi. Launched ar BARC, 10-19-19 on a D12-0 to a ... [View]
Semroc Omega model rocket two-stage launch with onboard camera (2018-01-14)
First two-stage launch of my Semroc Omega model rocket, with a modified load bay containing a camera. Went pretty well! Used a D12-0 and a C11-5. [View]
Semroc Omega, November 18, 2018 at SOJARS (2018-11-19)
Semroc Omega on Estes C11-0 / C11-5 at SOJARS, Nov 18, 2018. This is a two stage rocket. [View]
Six engine rocket (2006-12-20)
Six engine rocket launching two eggs (inside nose). 3 booster and 3 sustainer engines! The rocket is around 3 feet in total length; the rocket itself is sitting on a 5 gallon bucket filled with sand ... [View]
Slow Motion Gap Staging Failure (2017-07-11)
A slow motion illustration of a gap staged model rocket's failure to ignite the upper stage. This can happen if the booster motor pressurizes the booster body tube when the motor's propellant burns ... [View]
Successful Three Stage Estes Rocket Launch (2013-03-22)
Two two stage Mongoose Estes rockets where modified to make one three stage rocket. The first launch attempt was successful in firing all three stages but the rocket was never recover except for the ... [View]
Three stage upscale Comanche 3 (2018-10-21)
3 stage Comanche 3 at 10-21-18 Birch run [View]
Too Cool For Spool (2016-11-07)
C11-0 to C11-0, two stage separating spool. [View]
Too Cool For Spool, D12 to C11 (2019-04-03)
Too Cool for Spool flying on a D12 to a C11 at Bridgeton Area Rocket Club on March 30, 2019 [View]
Successful second attempt at launching my first high power two stage rocket on a J760 to an I125. Launched at MDRA at Higgs Farm in Maryland on 2/18/18. [View]
Two stage with Kate (2018-09-25)
Multitronix Kate on board a two stage flight at BALLS 27 2018. [View]
Two-stage Praetor model rocket (2011-12-30)
This was Paul's "Pod-2" Praetor rocket flown on a C6-5 as a single stage first and then as a C6-0 staging to a C6-5.  [View]
Twp Stage High Power Rocket at BALLS 2019 (2019-09-29)
Booster worked perfectly fine, we still don't know what happened two seconds after sustainer ignition. This was one of the Class 3 Projects from the Away Cell [View]
USF SOAR 2 Stage Launch Medium (2019-04-22)
On-board camera view of the University of South Florida Society of Aeronautics and Rocketry 2-stage high power rocket project on 21 April 2019. TURN ON close captioning for commentary [View]
Wildman's Mega Darkstar - Two Stage Attempt (2019-09-03)
Wildman's Mega Darkstar launched at LDRS on a research "O" motor in the booster. [View]
YJKT DUO on C6-7 / C6-0 onboard video (2012-12-13)
Third flight of my 2 stage "YJKT DUO" Flown on a C6-0 Booster and a C6-7 sustainer. Launched in East Berlin, PA 12-13-12 [View]