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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.

2.5 litre rocket - 101ft - parachute failed

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david2665
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2.5 litre rocket - 101ft - parachute failed

Post by david2665 » Sat Sep 03, 2016 1:57 am

Hi all,

Nothing particularly exciting.

A simple 2.5 litre rocket.

The parachute failed to deploy, which is strange because the Launchpad AlTImeter (US Water Rockets TH: !!!) logged an apogee of 101ft.




Dave



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Re: 2.5 litre rocket - 101ft - parachute failed

Post by China_WaterRocket » Fri Mar 03, 2017 12:43 am

Good ,Happy.


I come from China, do not understand English, your information I use the translation software to view. I like water rockets, technology is the same, I hope we can become friends.

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