Motor, Model Rocket, Centuri Mini-Max

Motor, Model Rocket, Centuri Mini-Max

     

This is an unflown Centuri Mini-Max model rocket motor. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. The motor produces a maximum thrust of 15 lbs, 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
Centuri Engineering

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Paper
Adhesive
Dimensions
Overall: 1 1/8in. x 7 3/4in. (2.86 x 19.7cm)

This is an unflown Centuri Mini-Max model rocket motor. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. The motor produces a maximum thrust of 15 lbs, 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
Centuri Engineering

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Paper
Adhesive
Dimensions
Overall: 1 1/8in. x 7 3/4in. (2.86 x 19.7cm)

ID: A19930484000