Motor, Model Rocket, Minijet, Model Products Corporation

Motor, Model Rocket, Minijet, Model Products Corporation

     

This is an unflown Model Products Corporation Minijet model rocket motor from 1970. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. This was the second Minijet motor made by the manufacturer. 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 Products Corporation

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Engine: Paper, Adhesive, Ceramic
Envelope: Paper
Dimensions
Envelope: 0.95 x 10.58 x 24.13cm (3/8in. x 4 3/16in. x 9 1/2in.)
Before 10/7/2011: Other: 1/2 x 2 1/4in. (1.3 x 5.7cm)

This is an unflown Model Products Corporation Minijet model rocket motor from 1970. It is made of pasteboard and contains non-explosive propellant. This was the second Minijet motor made by the manufacturer. 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 Products Corporation

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Engine: Paper, Adhesive, Ceramic
Envelope: Paper
Dimensions
Envelope: 0.95 x 10.58 x 24.13cm (3/8in. x 4 3/16in. x 9 1/2in.)
Before 10/7/2011: Other: 1/2 x 2 1/4in. (1.3 x 5.7cm)

ID: A19930529000