Motor, Model Rocket, Model Rocket Industries

This is an unflown Model Rocket Industries A.8-2 model rocket motor. The "A.8-2" signifies that the power of the motor is in the lowest class (out of seven) established by the National Association of Rocketry. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. A motor is used only once to power a model rocket.

G. Harry Stine, a pioneer in the field of flying rocket models, donated it to NASM in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Model Rocket Industries

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Paper
Adhesive
Ceramic
Paint
Dimensions
Other: 7 x 1.59cm (2 3/4in. x 5/8in.)

This is an unflown Model Rocket Industries A.8-2 model rocket motor. The "A.8-2" signifies that the power of the motor is in the lowest class (out of seven) established by the National Association of Rocketry. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. A motor is used only once to power a model rocket.

G. Harry Stine, a pioneer in the field of flying rocket models, donated it to NASM in 1973.

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Model Rocket Industries

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Paper
Adhesive
Ceramic
Paint
Dimensions
Other: 7 x 1.59cm (2 3/4in. x 5/8in.)

ID: A19930499000