Motor, Model Rocket, Coaster Super Jet

Motor, Model Rocket, Coaster Super Jet

     

This is an unflown Coaster Super Jet model rocket motor from 1960. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. The motor produces 45 lbs of static thrust, making it one of the more powerful 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
Pasteboard
Paper
Unknown Propellant
Dimensions
8" x 1 1/8" Diameter

This is an unflown Coaster Super Jet model rocket motor from 1960. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. The motor produces 45 lbs of static thrust, making it one of the more powerful 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
Pasteboard
Paper
Unknown Propellant
Dimensions
8" x 1 1/8" Diameter

ID: A19930480000