North Texas High Power 20
North Texas High Power 20 took to the Windom skies February 16th and 17th, 2002. I produced 3 videos from Saturday's flights; Jim Parkers M flight and two Tom Montemayor K flights.
Jim Parker certified to Level 3 using an Aerotech M2000 Redline motor. This motor is a 98mm (4 inch) motor rated at 10,240 ns, a full M. The flight was totally successful!
Click here to view the 6 Mb movie of Jim Parker's M2000 flight.
Tom Montemayor flew his "Olympic Gold" 5.5 inch diameter rocket using another 98mm Aerotech motor, a K458. This four inch motor is rated at 2,560 ns, a full K. The flight reached 5,200 feet and recovered successfully.
Click here to view the 4.5 Mb video of Tom's K458 flight.
Tom Montemayor flew "Spectra", a 4 inch scratch built rocket using a 54mm Kosdon K350. The long burn Kosdon motor boosted Spectra to 6001 feet and a successful recovery.
Click here to view the 3.4 Mb video of Tom's K350 flight.
Full details of these flights and many others can be found on the Tripoli Austin home page,
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