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HVArcus

AEROTECH Model #89012

Description

This replica of the high-velocity version of the Arcas sounding rocket is nearly 60% the size of the real one! The Arcas’ precision scale molded fins reflect details right down to the bolt head. Complete with detailed blue print and data plate.

Additional Information

  • Length: 56″
  • Diameter: 2.6″
  • Nose Cone: 5:1 Ogive
  • Weight: 22oz
  • Fins: 4-Clipped delta with double-wedge airfoil
  • Motor Mount: 29mm
  • Recovery System: Parachute
  • Recommended Motors
    • RMS Motors: E28-4T, F24-4W, F39-6T, F35-5W, F40-4W, F52-5T, G53-5FJ, 64-7W, G71-7R, G76-7G
    • SU Motors: E30-4T, F32-4T, F20-4W, F23-4FJ, F25-6W, F26-6FJ, F27-4R, F42-4T, F50-6T, G38-7FJ, G40-7W, G77-7R, E30-4T 310 / 90F32-4T 630 / 190F20-4W* 630 / 190F23-4FJ* 490 / 150F25-6W 820 / 250F26-6FJ 630 / 190F27-4R* 550 / 170F42-4T* 580 / 180F50-6T 820 / 250G38-7FJ 1090 / 330G40-7W 1360 / 410G77-7R 1500 / 46

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Build History

  • 06/03/2007 – Purchased model from Red Arrow Hobbies for $60.80 (Retail – $$78.95)
  • 02/22/2014 – Gave model away as a prize at the Bluesrocks 10th anniversary celebration.

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