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D-Region Tomahawk (2)


This awesome D and E rocket is a 1:5 scale model.

Additional Information

  • Length: 38.8″
  • Diameter: 1.8″
  • Weight: 9.2 oz.
  • Recovery: 18″ Parachute
  • Fins: Laser Cut Balsa
  • Altitude: 787′
  • Recommended Motors:
    • D12-5, E9-6


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Build History

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  • 05/19/2020 – Took pictures of package and components. Scanned instructions and components.
  • 05/20/2020 – Cemented fin body bulkhead over aft end of motor mount tube. Cemented stuffer bulkhead into stuffer tube. Cemented motor mount tube assembly into fin can. cemented fin can halves together. Cemented lower body tube to fin can with center line midway between fin slots. Glued lower body tube over motor mount tube. Cemented upper portion of it. Cemented launch lugs to lower body tube 1/8″ from both ends along launch lug line. Cemented dcale launch lug to fin can 2″ from aft end. Cemented fins to fin tail. Cut flash from nose cone eyelet. Glued upper body tube to body tube adapter. Glued shock cord to mount. Glued motor mount assembly 2″ from forward end of upper body tube. Tied a string to parachute and then to a snap swivel. Coated snap swivel attachment with cement.