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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.

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Re: I feel so much better about time it takes to get a deplo

Post by RaZias » Sun Nov 01, 2009 10:45 am

It looks they have problems with the deployement of the parachute.

It seems the research for the the Ares rocket will be stopped, lack of funds...

They will try to force the DIRECT 2.0 or 3.0 aproch, it means to use the all the 3 rockets of the space shuttle.

In the top of the big orange tank they will put the cargo and below the tank they will but some nozzles to work as a rocket.

Put Direct 2.0 in the youtube or wikipedia and read about it.

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