Category Archive for "Model Rocketry"

BlueHeat Ignition – May 31, 2020

May 31 2020

Made some BlueHeat Ignition wires for launching the Blue Dart Delta rocket glider composite engine with our Spark Gap Igniter.

Spark Gap Igniter Testing – May 20, 2020

May 21 2020

One question that we keep getting asked is “can this spark gap igniter be used with composite propellant engines?”. With the addition…

Black Brant Launches – May 16, 2020

May 16 2020

Click here for a video of the rocket launches.

Blue Dart Launches – May 2, 2020

May 02 2020

Blue Dart Alpha cleared 1000′ AGL today using a C6-7 engine and the Blue Dart Beta flew to apogee at approximately 1500′…

Blue Dart Beta – April 18, 2020

Apr 18 2020

This was the first flight of Blue Dart Beta. Length: 23.5”(59.69cm)Diameter: 1.637”(41.6mm)Weight: 2.4oz (72g); It flew on a D12-7 engine today. Next…

Blue Dart Alpha – April 11, 2020

Apr 11 2020

It was a little windy at Crooked Creek today but still a good day to fly our Blue Dart Alpha. The first…

Blue Dart Beta – Design & Build

Apr 08 2020

The Blue Dart Beta is the second in a series of Blue Dart rockets we have designed. It will fly using sizes…

Launch Controllers & Igniters

Apr 02 2020

We appreciate all the new orders for our launch controllers and electric spark gap igniters. The assembly of the next batch is…

Launch Rail – March 23, 2020

Mar 23 2020

Here are some photos of our new launch rail. A big thanks to Frank at Dynasoar rocketry for sharing his launch rail…

Black Brant IV – March 20, 2020

Mar 20 2020

The Black Brant is a family of Canadian-designed sounding rockets originally built by Bristol Aerospace, since absorbed by Magellan Aerospace in Winnipeg,…