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Roger Smith's YouBee

The YouBee is an (approximately 6:1) upscale of the Odd'l Rockets Break Away model rocket. At apogee, the YouBee "breaks" into several sections connected by a long shock cord - like the model rocket does.  But, because of its size and weight, the YouBee also has a parachute which is deployed by an altimeter when the rocket falls to about 900' in altitude.

Decals:Self-Stick
Designer:Hans "Chris" Michielssen, Roger Smith
Diameter:5.5000 inches
Fin Material:Plywood
Fin Span:32.0000 inches
Kit Name:Break Away
Length:72.0000 inches
Manufacturer:Odd'l Rockets
Motor Size:98 millimeters
Nose Cone Material:Plastic
Power:High-Power
Recovery:Break-apart, Parachute
Style:Sport, Upscale
Type:Upscale
Weight:180.0000 ounces

 

     

    Flight Log

    TimeLaunch SiteMotor(s)Altitude 
    2011-01-08NEFAR - Clegg Sod FarmK4551671 feet
    2011-04-16TTRAK550-101600 feet
    2011-11-13NEFAR - Clegg Sod FarmK550-141852 feet 
    2012-11-11NEFAR - Clegg Sod FarmK4802134 feet
    2014-11-08NEFAR - Clegg Sod FarmL11155000 feet

    Related Kit: Scratch - YouBee {Scratch}

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