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Jackhammer

Description

Inspired by a popular video game series, this is our rendition of a shoulder launched missile of the future. This stout kit features unique military styling and decals, with a simulated armor piercing nosecone design. This sport kit was designed with short duration high thrust motors in mind but it can be flown on most 38mm motors. Tough and stout, this rocket is great for L1 certifications and is even tough enough for a J motor if you dare.
Instructions include Rocksim stability data courtesy of Apogee Components. This kit also features a Binder Design exclusive…..Modular fin can assembly instructions!
This kit includes pre-slotted airframe for an easier build, and comes with a fin alignment guide!

DIAMETER : 4 inches
LENGTH : 33 inches
MOTOR MOUNT : 38mm
RECOVERY : Recovery harness
FINS : 1/4″ Aircraft Birch Plywood
GUIDANCE: Binder Design Delrin rail buttons
RECOMMENDED MOTORS: H through J

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Build History

  • 12/08/2007 – Purchased Binder Design model form Merlin Missiles for $67.50 (Retail – $74.99)
  • 07/17/2009 – Sanded model with 400 grit sandpaper and wiped down with paper towel. Sray painted entire model with Krylon 8143 Camouflage Olive Drab
  • 07/19/2009 – Applied Vinyl decals and took pictures of completed rocket. This completes construction of the Binder Design 38mm high power rocket, Jackhammer.

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