Rocket Name: Queen Anne's Revenge Builder: Benjamin Abresch Rocket Kit: Intruder Manufacturer: Public Missle Motor Size: 38mm Recovery: Engine Ejection with Piston Electronics: None Height: 4 feet 10 inches Weight w/o motor: 3 lbs 12 ozs Current Status: Ready to fly Notes:
Ben won this rocket as the prize for winning closest to the 2000 Foot contest with 2004 feet during Red Glare IV. The rocket has quantum tubing and piston ejection. It has 2 wing fins and 3 normal fins made from G-10 fiberglass. The rocket was painted in a pirate theme and named after Edward Teach's (Blackbeard) ship. It flys the Blackbeard flag when under chute. Pretty cool.
Date Engine Altitude/Ft Location Notes 11/07/2008 Loki H144 1488 Sim Higgs Dairy Farm Red Glare V/ Perfect maiden flight with flag flying proud 01/10/2009 Loki H100SF 1080 Sim Higgs Dairy Farm chuffing and delayed deployment, no damage, flag flew 02/15/2009 Loki H90R 1340 Sim Higgs Dairy Farm nice flight and recovery, flag flew 06/13/2009 Loki H144 1488 Sim Central Sod Farm nice flight with flag flying high
06/09/2012 CTI H143 SS 1547 Sim Central Sod Farm another nice flight with flag flying high
07/13/2013 CTI H143 SS 1547 Sim Central Sod Farm great flight with flag fully deploy and waving in the breeze
04/11/2014 CTI H143 SS 1547 Sim Higgs Dairy Farm great flight over the crowd, nice recovery, drifted a bit