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Motor Guide Results

Here is your handy guide to the motors that might work with your rocket. We found 92 motors that fit and appear to have enough thrust (684 motors didn't fit, 15 motors failed safety checks). 107 motor had thrust curves available and 231 flight simulations were performed. Browse the motors that did and didn't work right here or download the results as a spreadsheet.

The Rocket

Rocket Name:   isis1
Owner: mike armstrong
Body Diameter: 3.00in
Dry Weight: 41.0oz
MMT Diameter: 38.0mm
MMT Length: 14.00in
CD: 0.60

Motors That Work

These motors fit your rocket and appear to have enough thrust to lift it safely. If thrust curves are available, a quick simulation has been run to give a rough idea of the performance of your rocket on this motor. We encourage you to run a more complete simulation with any motor you plan to use; see the simulators page for more info.

  Motor Weight Launch Velocity Accel Altitude Time Delay
OK Loki G69 49.5oz 49ft/s 204ft/s 6.1G 714ft 7.0s 5s
OK Loki G70 49.5oz 49ft/s 215ft/s 6.4G 793ft 7.4s 6s
OK Loki G80 50.0oz 52ft/s 225ft/s 7.1G 813ft 7.3s 6s
OK AeroTech G339 47.4oz 102ft/s 263ft/s 27.7G 824ft 7.0s 7s
OK Loki G94 49.5oz 56ft/s 239ft/s 8.6G 864ft 7.5s 6s
OK Loki G66 49.8oz 53ft/s 238ft/s 7.4G 969ft 8.1s 6s
OK Cesaroni G185 47.6oz 70ft/s 287ft/s 14.6G 973ft 7.6s 7s
OK Cesaroni G115 47.9oz 55ft/s 294ft/s 8.9G 1,099ft 8.3s 7s
OK Loki H100 52.8oz 54ft/s 354ft/s 8.9G 1,608ft 9.8s 8s
warningsW AeroTech H283 49.7oz 91ft/s 432ft/s 23.3G 1,692ft 9.5s 9s
OK AeroTech H148 51.9oz 68ft/s 409ft/s 12.5G 1,782ft 10.1s 9s
OK AeroTech H130 49.4oz 79ft/s 404ft/s 17.9G 1,810ft 10.0s 8s
OK AeroTech H669 49.9oz 143ft/s 505ft/s 78.9G 1,889ft 9.7s 9s
OK AeroTech H123 50.7oz 58ft/s 401ft/s 9.6G 1,948ft 10.6s 8s
OK AeroTech H100 50.2oz 52ft/s 407ft/s 8.3G 1,960ft 10.7s 8s
OK Loki H90 52.8oz 58ft/s 389ft/s 9.0G 1,977ft 10.9s 8s
OK Loki H144 52.9oz 77ft/s 436ft/s 15.9G 1,999ft 10.4s 9s
OK Cesaroni H123 51.5oz 53ft/s 445ft/s 9.3G 2,000ft 10.7s 9s
OK Loki H125 53.1oz 68ft/s 421ft/s 12.9G 2,016ft 10.7s 9s
OK AeroTech H219 50.2oz 85ft/s 491ft/s 20.1G 2,022ft 10.3s 9s
OK Cesaroni H143 53.2oz 54ft/s 457ft/s 9.9G 2,032ft 10.8s 9s
OK AeroTech H242 50.3oz 77ft/s 492ft/s 16.0G 2,120ft 10.6s 9s
OK Loki H160 52.8oz 86ft/s 471ft/s 18.7G 2,146ft 10.6s 9s
OK Cesaroni H400 51.0oz 101ft/s 560ft/s 30.5G 2,189ft 10.4s 10s
OK Cesaroni H120 51.4oz 57ft/s 477ft/s 9.4G 2,256ft 11.3s 9s
OK Cesaroni H110 52.5oz 51ft/s 469ft/s 7.4G 2,304ft 11.5s 9s
OK Cesaroni H125 51.3oz 54ft/s 496ft/s 9.5G 2,312ft 11.4s 9s
OK Cesaroni H152 51.5oz 64ft/s 522ft/s 13.8G 2,407ft 11.3s 10s
OK Cesaroni H225 47.8oz 82ft/s 592ft/s 18.4G 2,423ft 11.0s 10s
OK AeroTech H178 52.4oz 62ft/s 549ft/s 13.7G 2,427ft 11.3s 10s
OK Cesaroni H100 52.5oz 52ft/s 482ft/s 7.1G 2,463ft 12.0s 9s
OK AeroTech H550 52.1oz 130ft/s 679ft/s 44.4G 2,609ft 11.0s 10s
OK AeroTech H550 52.4oz 129ft/s 670ft/s 43.9G 2,614ft 11.0s 10s
warningsW Cesaroni H565 53.8oz 122ft/s 678ft/s 41.9G 2,640ft 11.1s 11s
OK AeroTech H999 52.7oz 168ft/s 705ft/s 109.0G 2,648ft 11.0s 11s
OK AeroTech I218 54.1oz 81ft/s 590ft/s 18.1G 2,648ft 11.5s 10s
OK AeroTech H170 52.6oz 69ft/s 577ft/s 12.9G 2,694ft 11.7s 10s
OK AeroTech I180 54.6oz 92ft/s 554ft/s 22.9G 2,704ft 11.6s 10s
OK AeroTech I161 53.9oz 70ft/s 570ft/s 13.6G 2,783ft 11.9s 10s
OK Cesaroni I180 54.9oz 64ft/s 609ft/s 12.7G 2,813ft 12.0s 10s
OK AeroTech I140 53.6oz 61ft/s 560ft/s 11.1G 2,874ft 12.3s 10s
OK AeroTech I245 53.9oz 96ft/s 636ft/s 26.7G 2,880ft 11.7s 10s
OK AeroTech I225 58.1oz 69ft/s 621ft/s 16.1G 2,884ft 12.0s 10s
OK AeroTech I357 53.1oz 96ft/s 667ft/s 24.8G 2,898ft 11.7s 10s
OK Cesaroni I212 57.8oz 68ft/s 644ft/s 14.7G 2,942ft 12.2s 10s
OK Cesaroni I566 54.6oz 111ft/s 771ft/s 40.3G 2,993ft 11.6s 11s
OK AeroTech I154 58.4oz 56ft/s 560ft/s 9.4G 3,129ft 13.1s 10s
OK Cesaroni I345 54.9oz 96ft/s 765ft/s 24.6G 3,216ft 12.1s 11s
OK Cesaroni I800 57.1oz 134ft/s 849ft/s 55.8G 3,231ft 11.9s 11s
OK Cesaroni I195 55.7oz 71ft/s 676ft/s 14.4G 3,232ft 12.6s 11s
OK AeroTech I285 58.4oz 86ft/s 723ft/s 22.4G 3,255ft 12.4s 11s
OK AeroTech I1299 55.9oz 183ft/s 888ft/s 98.8G 3,274ft 11.8s 11s
OK Cesaroni I170 54.8oz 68ft/s 692ft/s 13.8G 3,321ft 12.7s 10s
OK Cesaroni I175 56.4oz 66ft/s 677ft/s 11.3G 3,339ft 12.9s 10s
OK AeroTech I305 61.5oz 87ft/s 732ft/s 23.2G 3,343ft 12.4s 11s
OK Cesaroni I236 55.1oz 80ft/s 728ft/s 19.3G 3,349ft 12.6s 11s
OK AeroTech I211 57.0oz 83ft/s 700ft/s 19.3G 3,416ft 12.6s 10s
OK AeroTech I300 56.6oz 99ft/s 763ft/s 28.6G 3,420ft 12.4s 11s
OK Cesaroni I223 58.4oz 69ft/s 732ft/s 14.6G 3,424ft 12.8s 11s
OK AeroTech I195 61.2oz 82ft/s 685ft/s 20.4G 3,429ft 12.8s 11s
OK Loki I316 60.0oz 105ft/s 775ft/s 29.2G 3,592ft 12.7s 11s
OK Cesaroni I287 62.3oz 78ft/s 805ft/s 18.8G 3,671ft 13.0s 11s
OK Loki I405 60.2oz 126ft/s 841ft/s 47.2G 3,703ft 12.6s 11s
OK Loki I210 60.0oz 95ft/s 734ft/s 25.5G 3,766ft 13.1s 11s
warningsW Loki I110 61.8oz 61ft/s 622ft/s 14.4G 3,803ft 14.0s 10s
OK Cesaroni I285 58.8oz 84ft/s 839ft/s 20.6G 3,859ft 13.1s 11s
OK Loki I377 60.8oz 118ft/s 849ft/s 38.0G 3,879ft 13.0s 12s
OK Loki I430 60.0oz 105ft/s 920ft/s 30.9G 3,895ft 13.0s 12s
OK Cesaroni I255 59.2oz 79ft/s 830ft/s 18.3G 3,921ft 13.3s 11s
OK AeroTech I327 63.2oz 95ft/s 872ft/s 23.6G 3,929ft 13.1s 11s
OK AeroTech I366 60.6oz 101ft/s 891ft/s 28.1G 3,936ft 13.0s 12s
OK AeroTech I364 64.9oz 85ft/s 861ft/s 22.4G 3,943ft 13.2s 12s
OK Cesaroni I470 58.5oz 112ft/s 971ft/s 33.3G 3,959ft 12.9s 12s
OK AMW I297 61.8oz 86ft/s 865ft/s 20.8G 3,964ft 13.2s 11s
OK Cesaroni I303 58.6oz 87ft/s 885ft/s 24.4G 4,022ft 13.2s 11s
OK AeroTech I280 62.7oz 81ft/s 874ft/s 18.3G 4,073ft 13.4s 11s
OK AeroTech I435 59.3oz 126ft/s 971ft/s 45.0G 4,095ft 13.0s 12s
OK Cesaroni I242 60.4oz 77ft/s 847ft/s 16.0G 4,115ft 13.6s 11s
OK Cesaroni I350 68.6oz 88ft/s 905ft/s 20.1G 4,193ft 13.6s 12s
OK AeroTech I284 60.6oz 100ft/s 918ft/s 28.0G 4,206ft 13.3s 11s
OK AeroTech I59 58.2oz 56ft/s 431ft/s 9.4G 4,250ft 16.2s 8s
OK AeroTech I500 61.3oz 106ft/s 1,046ft/s 32.9G 4,329ft 13.3s 12s
OK AeroTech I600 62.2oz 132ft/s 1,071ft/s 46.5G 4,364ft 13.2s 12s
OK AeroTech J350 64.5oz 128ft/s 1,013ft/s 45.0G 4,452ft 13.4s 12s
OK AeroTech I350 62.7oz 96ft/s 1,032ft/s 27.2G 4,460ft 13.6s 12s
OK AeroTech J420 63.9oz 102ft/s 1,015ft/s 30.6G 4,466ft 13.6s 12s
OK AeroTech J340 61.4oz 109ft/s 1,005ft/s 34.3G 4,477ft 13.4s 11s
OK Cesaroni J357 62.2oz 96ft/s 1,025ft/s 28.8G 4,557ft 13.7s 12s
OK Cesaroni J285 62.0oz 86ft/s 960ft/s 20.3G 4,590ft 13.9s 12s
OK AeroTech J425 63.3oz 91ft/s 1,096ft/s 24.7G 4,627ft 13.7s 12s
OK AeroTech J500 64.1oz 122ft/s 1,123ft/s 43.6G 4,754ft 13.6s 12s
OK AeroTech J270 63.6oz 83ft/s 981ft/s 19.2G 4,832ft 14.2s 12s

W Motor total weight unknown, lift-off Weight not accurate.

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Motors That Fail

These motors fit your rocket, but failed one safety check or another. They may actually work, but you should use them only with caution. We encourage you to run a more complete simulation to verify flight safety; see the simulators page for more info.

  Motor Reason
failedG AeroTech G67 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)
failedG AeroTech G61 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G69 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G46 speed at end of launch guide too slow (36ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G79 speed at end of launch guide too slow (41ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G60 speed at end of launch guide too slow (45ft/s)
failedG AeroTech G69 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G58 speed at end of launch guide too slow (36ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G78 speed at end of launch guide too slow (45ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G50 speed at end of launch guide too slow (33ft/s)
failedG AeroTech H73 speed at end of launch guide too slow (41ft/s)
failedG AeroTech H112 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/s)
failedG AeroTech H45 speed at end of launch guide too slow (42ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I49 speed at end of launch guide too slow (32ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I55 speed at end of launch guide too slow (34ft/s)

G These simulations were run with a launch guide length of 6ft (rod, rail or tower). If this is not correct, launch guide lengths can be specified for your saved rockets. (The minimum velocity required is approximately 15m/s or 50ft/s.)

Download the Results

The data is presented in a compact form in the tables above, broken down by motors that worked and those that did not. If you would like to analyze the data further, this section provides download links for files in a generic spreadsheet format (comma-separated value, or CSV) that can be opened with almost any spreadsheet program.

CSV Excel   Download full details of the simulation runs with the various motors:
that worked, that failed, or all of them.
 
RockSim   Download the list of motors that fit your rocket into a batch for use with SMARTSim. (See the Simulators page for more info.)

You should download these files to your machine and then open them. Normally, clicking the link will prompt you to do this. However, if your browser insists on opening the file as plain text, you can right-click (control-click on the Mac) on the link and chose Save File As (or similar).

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