Launch Stats

This is a table of all my flights and the altitudes they achieved.

Rocket Name

Date

Where

Motor

Altitude

Comments

Qoubba August 2000 IRW, Largs G-7W Not Recorded N/A
Qoubba September 2000 K-Lob, Lincs G-7W Not Recorded N/A
KRY September 2000 K-Lob, Lincs H123-W Not Recorded Chute failed to open
KRY 4th December 2000 EARS, Cambs H123-W Not Recorded Successful UKRA Level 1 Flight
Qoubba January 2001 Brass Balls, Lincs F20-4 Not Recorded Last flight
KRY 17th February 2001 EARS, Cambs H242-W 1165ft Successful Tripoli Level 1 Flight
KRY 3rd June 2001 EARS, Cambs I357-T Not Recorded N/A
KRY 16th June 2001 UKRA, Lincs I357-T Over 2000ft N/A
KRY 17th June 2001 UKRA, Lincs I300- 3300ft N/A
KRY-2 1st July 2001 EARS, Cambs J135 7497ft Successful UKRA Level 2 Flight
Scary Stripe August 2001 IRW, Largs, Scotland G something Not Recorded N/A
Scary Stripe 7th April 2002 EARS, Cambs G something Not Recorded N/A
KRY 4th May 2002 Big EARS, Cambs Pro38 4 grain - I240 Altimeter Lost Rocket Lost
Ginguar must Roar 11th Sept 2004 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada M1900BB - Animal Motor Works 14,403ft Successful Level 3 Flight
ZingerOne June 2005 LDRS, Lethbridge, Canada L2100 - Ceseroni 11,609ft Rocket deplyed Main at apogee by mistake
kWibble Sept 2005 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada K650ish - Homemade Red Sonia propellant 1,047ft Main did not deploy so the rocket and altimeter got destroyed on landing,
propellant worked tho ;)
Pink Peril July 2006 LDRS, Amarillo, Texas 3 x K550 - Aerotech 3,637ft Only 2 of the motors lit but rocket still flew well and recovered
safely, onboard video was obtained.
sKrabble LDRS, July 2006 Amarillo, Texas Sky Ripper Hybrid 1,040ft Rocket coned and was slightly damaged on landing, but has since been
repaired.
sKarper Sept 2006 XPRS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada K350 - Loki 11,900ft Rocket flew well and recovered safely
Pink Peril Sept 2006 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada 3 x J295 - Ceseroni 5,940ft All motors lit, rocket flew well and was recovered after being dragged
100ft across the Playa, fin had come unattached but also recovered and can
be fixed.
sKarper Oct 2006 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada J334 - Homemade PPE motor 5,479ft Rocket flew well and recovered safely
sKarper Oct 2006 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada J500 - Homemade Everclear motor 6,933ft Rocket flew well and recovered with minimal damaged
sKarper Sept 2007 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada K460 - Homemade Dark Wing Duck V2 motor N/A Rocket flew well and was mostly recovered, no atittude data obtained
sKarper Sept 2008 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada K635 - Homemade Heavy Metal Special motor 10255ft Rocket flew well but deplyment charge not fired but rocket only got a
crack in coupler so will fly again.
BFO Sept 2008 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada I363 - Homemade Red Sonia motor no data as yet Rocket flew well but deplyment charge not fired but rocket broke in
various places but fincan ok
Countdown to the Centenary May 2009 Cudham, Guide Camp Site 3 x A8-3 estes motors rocket designed to stay low due to launch site limitations Flew well and recovered intact.
Countdown to the Centenary June 2009 EARS, Cambs 3 x A6-4 estes motors rocket designed to stay low Flew well and recovered intact.
Krown Flyer July 2009 LDRS, Potter Field, New York State K695R - Aerotech Redline 8471ft There was a small amount of coning at high altitude but everything was
recovered fine.
Powered by Fairydust June 2010 LDRS, Lucerne, California an Aerotech but can't remember which can't remember Flight good, rocket recovered fine
Countdown to the Centenary Aug 2010 IRW, Near Largs Scotland 3 x A8-3 estes motors approx 6 inches up the launch rod Used very old motors and only 1 lit
Countdown to the Centenary Aug 2010 IRW, Near Largs Scotland 3 x A8-3 estes motors approx 20-30ft Used very old motors and only 2 lit
Countdown to the Centenary Sept 2010 EARS, Cambs 3 x A6-4 estes motors approx 4ft New motors this time but only 2 lit and performed very poorly
sKarper Sept 2010 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada K475 - Homemade Dart motor ?? Rocket flew but went squirrily and didn't deploy, but was found fine and
will fly again.
Powered by Fairydust Sept 2010 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada I280 - Homemade Dart Motor 6325ft Flight good, rocket recovered fine
Powered by Fairydust May 2011 EARS, Cambs H185 - Ceseroni 3542ft Flight good, went squirrily after inital boost, rocket recovered fine
Rockit+ Sept 2011 EARS, Cambs D12-5 - Estes N/A - no altimeter onboard Flight good, rocket recovered fine
Rockit+ Apr 2012 EARS, Cambs F20-4 - Aerotech 1188ft Flight good, rocket recovered fine
Crayon Aug 2012 IRW, Fairlie Moor F something ??? Flight good, rocket recovered fine but Jolly Logic altimeter lost so no altitude data
sKarper Sept 2012 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada J class Homemade Red Sonia motor 7101ft Rocket flew mostly straight, then was lost from sight, recovered by other rocketeers. (time to apogee - 19 sec, peak velocity - 2030 ft/s)
Powered by Fairydust Sept 2012 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada G100 - Homemade Red Sonia Motor 1469ft Flight good, rocket recovered fine within 100ft of pad. (time to apogee - 10 sec, peak velocity - 1120 ft/s)
ATR-1 2nd June 2013 EARS, Cambs G58-WH 700ft First test flight of homemade altimeter (SBA-1), rocket spacked as set too long delay, homemade altimeter survived but rocket non recoverable and commercial RRC2 broken. Most of the flight data up to about 2 sec before Apogee was overwritten.
ATR-2 9th June 2013 MRC, Twycross G115-WT 770ft (SBA-1) / 744ft (Raven) Second test flight of SBA-1 homemade altimeter, flight successful, full flight data returned, compared with a raven and only 30ft difference.
ATR-2 7th July 2013 EARS, Cambs H125-CL 2000ft Third test flight of SBA-1 homemade altimeter, recovery non optimal as parachute did not unfurl. Altimeter bay cracked and homemade altimeter restarted overwriting all flight data. Altitude determined from Raven
ATR-2 21st July 2013 Black Knights, Oxhill H125-CL 1901ft (SBA-1) / 1852ft (Raven) Forth test flight of SBA-1 homemade altimeter, flight successful, full flight data returned, compared with a raven and only 50ft difference.
ATR-2 18th Aug 2013 IRW, Fairlie Moor H125-CL 1970ft (SBA-1) / 1934ft (Raven) Fifth test flight of SBA-1 homemade altimeter, flight successful, full flight data returned, compared with a raven and only 36ft difference.
ATRF-1 Sept 2013 BALLS, Blackrock Desert, Nevada Homemade propellant ft (SBA-1) / ft (RRC2) Sixth test flight of SBA-1 homemade altimeter, flight successful, full flight data returned, Data to be added.
Crayon 12th Jul 2015 MRC, Twycross G57-CL ~1000ft (no altimeter) Flight good, rocket recovered fine, no altimeter onboard so altitude from sim