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Workshops

Workshop 1 (Saturday, October 15)

  • Team registration
  • Learn to use simulation software (OpenRocket)
  • Build a kit rocket to launch (we will provide)
  • Homework: To develop a rocket, research.
  • Receive Book, “Handbook of Model Rocketry

Workshop 2 (Saturday, November 12)

  • How to build a rocket
  • Demonstration on rocket building
  • Altimeter demonstration/handout
  • Free materials (door prizes)

Workshop 3 (Saturday, January 14)

  • Data Collection
  • Explain the science behind data collection
  • Develop plan for data collection and tie it to rocket revisions.
  • Guidelines for presentation

Practice Launch Dates 

Location: Mike Green Complex, Russellville (On Hwy 243 near the Russellville Airport)

January 28, 2017

February 11, 2017

March 4, 2017

Competition

The competition will be on March 25, 2017