|CP Position From Front:||6.65 inches|
|Motor Size:||18 millimeters|
|Nose Cone Material:||Balsa|
|Recommended Motors:||A8-5, B6-6, C6-7|
The Mark II is a single stage Retro-Repro kit of Orville Carlisle's Rock-A-Chute Mark II model rocket. It is, as noted by the history sheet that came with the kit, not a clone kit, but rather a reproduction of a classic kit updated with the latest technology and building components. Opening the packaging and laying out the contents revealed what would be an easy build, using the high ...
( Contributed - by Bill Eichelberger - 01/29/06) Brief: The Mark II is the Semroc take on the model rocket that started all this mess, Orville Carlisle's Rock-A-Chute Mark II from 1957. It is a fairly blunt, simple little rocket that's a surprising performer and a definite conversation piece at the pads. Construction: The parts list: Main body tube Balsa nose cone ...
Brief: A reproduction of the very first model rocket built by Orville Carlisle in 1957. Single stage, parachute recovery. This is a very faithful reproduction of the original which now resides in the Smithsonian along with a few component updates. Construction: The kit includes: 1 main body tube, 1.04" diameter 1 18mm motor tube 1 Balsa nose cone 1 set laser ...