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A water rocket is a type of model rocket using water as its reaction mass. The pressure vessel (the engine of the rocket) is constructed from thin plastic or other non metallic materials (usually a used plastic soft drink bottle) weighing 1,500 grams or less. The water is forced out by compressed air. It is an example of Newton's third law of motion.

My best WRONG reading?

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Braaainz
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My best WRONG reading?

Post by Braaainz » Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:17 pm

I'm using a Jolly Logic Altimeter 2.
Altitude 376
49 mph top speed
1.40 thrust time
Peak acceleration 12.5 g's
Average acceleration 8.4g"s
Coast at apogee 3.6 seconds
Ejection 342
Duration 31.7
Descent 6
Apogee ejection

Does this look correct? I don't have a computer to run a simulator.
Seems way too high to me.



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