Drum roll please…
UKSEDS National Rocketry Championship 2014 is now over and we are proud to announce that we have a winner.
All the glory, bragging rights and trophy for the Championship goes to StrathSEDS our Strathclyde University branch. Their rocket aptly named ‘JUST TESTING’, as we hope to see more from them, reached an altitude of 987.6m also employing a unique deployment mechanism. See their beautiful rocket below.
If you are jealous of their rocket and think you can do better take a look at the UKSEDS National Rocketry Championship 2015 brief and get designing.
General information on their rocket:
Rocket Length: 88 cm
Body tube diameter: 2.56 inch
Motor used: I175 -14A white thunder
Maximum speed: 272 m/s
Time to apogee: 14.75 seconds
Total flight time: 84.7 seconds