Motor, Model Rocket, Coaster

This is an unflown Coaster Atom Jet model rocket motor from 1964. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. The motor produces 6 lbs of static thrust, placing it in the middle range of the power of motors sold commercially. A motor is used only once to power a model rocket. G. Harry Stine, a pioneer in the field of flying rocket models, donated this artifact to NASM in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Coaster Corp.

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Paper
Adhesive
Uknown Propellant
Dimensions
Other: 1 1/8in. x 5 1/4in. (2.86 x 13.34cm)

This is an unflown Coaster Atom Jet model rocket motor from 1964. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. The motor produces 6 lbs of static thrust, placing it in the middle range of the power of motors sold commercially. A motor is used only once to power a model rocket. G. Harry Stine, a pioneer in the field of flying rocket models, donated this artifact to NASM in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Coaster Corp.

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Paper
Adhesive
Uknown Propellant
Dimensions
Other: 1 1/8in. x 5 1/4in. (2.86 x 13.34cm)

ID: A19930483000