Motors, Model Rocket, Set

Motors, Model Rocket, Set

     

This is a set of ten Comete 55 model rocket motors packaged for retail sale. They are made of pasteboard and contain non-explosive propellant which burns for 7 seconds. A motor is used only once to power a model rocket. The L'Avion de France firm in France manufactured them.

G. Harry Stine donated this artifact to the Museum in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
France

Manufacturer
L'Avion de France

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Motors are pasteboard w/non-explosive propellant. Storage box ins cardboard.
Dimensions
Other: 3 1/4in. x 3 1/4in. x 1 1/4in. (8.3 x 8.26 x 3.18cm)

This is a set of ten Comete 55 model rocket motors packaged for retail sale. They are made of pasteboard and contain non-explosive propellant which burns for 7 seconds. A motor is used only once to power a model rocket. The L'Avion de France firm in France manufactured them.

G. Harry Stine donated this artifact to the Museum in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
France

Manufacturer
L'Avion de France

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Motors are pasteboard w/non-explosive propellant. Storage box ins cardboard.
Dimensions
Other: 3 1/4in. x 3 1/4in. x 1 1/4in. (8.3 x 8.26 x 3.18cm)

ID: A19930444000