Shastas Rocket Site

Month: October 2020

Intersteller Probe

Additional Information Photo Gallery Build History 03/02/2006 – Purchased Squirrel Works Interstellar Probe from Squirrel Works for $26.95 (Retail $26.95). 07/25/2006 – Copied shroud and tube marking guide pages and cut them out. 07/27/2006 – Marked motor tube at 1-5/8″,2-1/2″ & 5-5/8″. Glued engine block at 2-1/2″ mark. Cut a [ … ]


Description This little devil may be small, but it makes up for that in performance. We recommend the A8-5 engine for the first flight. It will soar nearly out of sight on the B engine and can scream to 1800 feet with the C engine. Additional Information Length: 11.215″ Body [ … ]

High Five

Description The third model on our Signature Series line comes from young Texas rocketeer Jarod Frankum. Designed as part of our Iron Rocketeer challenge during NAR’s 2006 National Sport Launch, this ‘hand’some little rocket became an instant hit with the crowd. Commenting on his own design, Jarrod says it is [ … ]


Additional Information Length = 14.35″ Diameter = 1.325″ Weight = 2.0 oz. Engine Recommendations D12-5, D12-7 Photo Gallery Build History 12/29/2003 – Purchased Squirrel Works Goblin from Squirrel Works for $16.95 (Retail $16.95) 02/08/2004 – Took pictures of package, opened it and took pictures of contents. Scanned fin sheet, fin, [ … ]


Description James Gartrell was our primary beta tester during the formative years of The Squirrel Works. While other beta testers may have built one or two kits, James tested the first 27 designs we produced. Sadly, James was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2008 and passed away in September 2010. [ … ]


Description Additional Information Photo Gallery Build History 10/27/2004 –Purchased Squirrel Works Freebird from Squirrel Works for $0.00 (Retail $0.00) 12/06/2004 – Took pictures of package and components. Scanned instructions, decals, fin sheet, fin, nose cone and photo card. Measured a few parts no previously measured and added them to page [ … ]