Rocket Launch (02/20/21)

Another beautiful day, not a cloud in the sky and 50 degrees. The winds very variable from 0 to 12 mph, a few gusts and it changed directions often during the day. It was great and we had a wonderful time with some great flights.

Doyle’s Towelie 3 on Estes C6-5

Max Altitude (Feet) 307
Top Speed (MPH) 80
Thrust Time (Sec) 2.9
Peak Acceleration (G) 7.8
Average Acceleration (G) 1.8
Coast to Apogee (Sec) 3
Apogee Ejection (Sec) 1.8
Ejection Altitude (Ft) 261
Descent Rate (MPH) 8
Total Flight Time (Sec) 27.8

Doyle’s Towlie 2 on Estes C6-5
(wind picked up and it
weather-cocked severely)

Max Altitude (Feet) 202
Top Speed (MPH) 69
Thrust Time (Sec) 1.99
Peak Acceleration (G) 6.3
Average Acceleration (G) 1.6
Coast to Apogee (Sec) 2
Apogee Ejection (Sec) 3
Ejection Altitude (Ft) 110
Descent Rate (MPH) 25
Total Flight Time (Sec) 10

Doyle’s Towelie 2 Cato’s with a C6-3 – the parachute fully opens at the end

Author: Doyle

I was born in Atlanta, moved to Alpharetta at 4, lived there for 53 years and moved to Decatur in 2016. I've worked at such places as Richway, North Fulton Medical Center, Management Science America (Computer Tech/Project Manager) and Stacy's Compounding Pharmacy (Pharmacy Tech).

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