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Motor Guide Results

Here is your handy guide to the motors that might work with your rocket. We found 97 motors that fit and appear to have enough thrust (714 motors didn't fit). All motors had thrust curves available and 180 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:   Great Scott
Owner: Terrance Buyze
Body Diameter: 5.54in
Dry Weight: 202.3oz
MMT Diameter: 75.0mm
MMT Length: 36.00in
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 Contrail K707 331.8oz 93ft/s 403ft/s 14.0G 2,229ft 11.7s 10s
OK Contrail K630 327.5oz 72ft/s 418ft/s 8.8G 2,331ft 12.1s 10s
OK AeroTech K1499 263.7oz 128ft/s 551ft/s 22.8G 2,656ft 11.9s 11s
OK Contrail K456 332.9oz 81ft/s 425ft/s 8.7G 2,743ft 13.2s 10s
OK Cesaroni K735 290.7oz 73ft/s 653ft/s 10.0G 3,850ft 14.6s 12s
OK Contrail K543 329.4oz 80ft/s 564ft/s 8.8G 3,858ft 15.1s 12s
OK Cesaroni K2000 289.2oz 134ft/s 882ft/s 30.4G 4,472ft 14.4s 13s
OK AeroTech K780 305.8oz 81ft/s 731ft/s 10.2G 4,517ft 15.5s 13s
OK Cesaroni K1085 288.0oz 94ft/s 824ft/s 13.6G 4,652ft 15.2s 13s
OK Cesaroni K555 299.6oz 64ft/s 687ft/s 6.4G 4,726ft 16.5s 12s
OK AeroTech K560 299.0oz 72ft/s 657ft/s 8.2G 4,807ft 16.3s 11s
OK AeroTech K1000 294.0oz 101ft/s 821ft/s 13.1G 4,816ft 15.4s 13s
OK Cesaroni K661 291.4oz 74ft/s 737ft/s 8.3G 4,817ft 16.1s 12s
OK Cesaroni K510 293.6oz 74ft/s 655ft/s 7.3G 4,939ft 16.7s 12s
OK Gorilla L695 322.3oz 59ft/s 774ft/s 10.6G 4,979ft 16.5s 13s
OK Cesaroni L585 300.5oz 72ft/s 731ft/s 6.8G 5,200ft 16.9s 12s
OK Cesaroni L820 322.9oz 72ft/s 844ft/s 9.5G 5,458ft 16.9s 13s
OK Cesaroni L910 294.5oz 89ft/s 880ft/s 11.4G 5,492ft 16.4s 13s
OK Loki L780 325.7oz 67ft/s 852ft/s 9.0G 5,582ft 17.1s 13s
OK Cesaroni L3200 317.4oz 157ft/s 1,169ft/s 42.5G 5,723ft 15.6s 15s
OK Gorilla L789 321.4oz 74ft/s 891ft/s 8.9G 6,046ft 17.5s 13s
OK Loki L480 327.0oz 55ft/s 735ft/s 5.0G 6,074ft 18.9s 13s
OK AeroTech L1150 331.8oz 98ft/s 985ft/s 13.2G 6,153ft 17.0s 14s
OK Gorilla L1150 325.8oz 90ft/s 997ft/s 17.6G 6,265ft 17.0s 14s
OK Cesaroni L645 334.6oz 71ft/s 820ft/s 6.9G 6,315ft 18.3s 13s
OK Loki L930 327.0oz 85ft/s 946ft/s 11.4G 6,347ft 17.5s 14s
OK Gorilla L985 330.4oz 76ft/s 1,005ft/s 11.2G 6,348ft 17.6s 14s
OK Cesaroni L1720 320.1oz 116ft/s 1,174ft/s 21.0G 6,378ft 16.6s 14s
OK Cesaroni L995 328.9oz 98ft/s 953ft/s 12.8G 6,414ft 17.3s 14s
OK AeroTech L1520 331.0oz 110ft/s 1,111ft/s 17.3G 6,461ft 16.9s 14s
OK Gorilla L1112 330.2oz 98ft/s 1,023ft/s 13.2G 6,477ft 17.3s 14s
OK Gorilla L425 325.8oz 71ft/s 669ft/s 7.4G 6,496ft 19.3s 11s
OK AeroTech L850 334.2oz 89ft/s 909ft/s 11.9G 6,501ft 17.6s 13s
OK AeroTech L875 363.7oz 78ft/s 927ft/s 8.5G 6,507ft 18.1s 13s
OK AeroTech L1256 334.7oz 106ft/s 1,044ft/s 15.0G 6,512ft 17.2s 14s
OK AeroTech L1040 368.6oz 82ft/s 963ft/s 11.0G 6,517ft 17.8s 14s
OK Cesaroni L1355 377.3oz 104ft/s 1,030ft/s 16.0G 6,517ft 17.2s 14s
OK Cesaroni L851 335.9oz 79ft/s 943ft/s 9.4G 6,575ft 18.0s 14s
OK Cesaroni L1050 323.9oz 94ft/s 1,016ft/s 12.3G 6,612ft 17.5s 14s
OK AeroTech L900 368.9oz 79ft/s 935ft/s 8.8G 6,615ft 18.2s 14s
OK Loki L1482 327.0oz 104ft/s 1,172ft/s 16.4G 6,640ft 17.1s 15s
OK AeroTech L1390 339.1oz 105ft/s 1,098ft/s 16.6G 6,710ft 17.3s 14s
OK Cesaroni L800 326.1oz 91ft/s 903ft/s 12.2G 6,756ft 18.1s 13s
OK Loki L840 334.5oz 87ft/s 935ft/s 11.6G 6,822ft 17.9s 13s
OK AeroTech L1170 378.3oz 98ft/s 1,052ft/s 13.1G 6,877ft 17.9s 14s
OK Contrail L369 371.6oz 57ft/s 597ft/s 4.2G 6,995ft 21.8s 11s
OK AeroTech L1250 401.4oz 93ft/s 1,028ft/s 12.9G 7,089ft 18.4s 15s
OK Gorilla L1065 391.4oz 95ft/s 1,016ft/s 15.7G 7,169ft 18.1s 14s
OK Cesaroni L1350 328.2oz 107ft/s 1,175ft/s 15.5G 7,212ft 17.6s 14s
OK AeroTech L1420 363.2oz 106ft/s 1,198ft/s 14.9G 7,431ft 18.0s 15s
OK AMW L1290 392.7oz 91ft/s 1,119ft/s 12.6G 7,525ft 18.7s 15s
OK Cesaroni L1685 415.7oz 118ft/s 1,177ft/s 18.7G 7,527ft 18.0s 15s
OK Cesaroni L2375 349.0oz 137ft/s 1,436ft/s 26.1G 7,569ft 17.4s 15s
OK AeroTech L1365 375.4oz 102ft/s 1,172ft/s 14.8G 7,623ft 18.4s 15s
OK Cesaroni L1410 382.7oz 94ft/s 1,193ft/s 13.9G 7,632ft 18.4s 15s
OK AeroTech L2200 371.0oz 138ft/s 1,334ft/s 29.5G 7,701ft 17.6s 15s
OK Cesaroni L1395 354.7oz 110ft/s 1,248ft/s 17.4G 7,836ft 18.2s 15s
OK AeroTech M1350 371.8oz 108ft/s 1,197ft/s 16.2G 8,066ft 18.5s 15s
OK Cesaroni L1115 357.6oz 106ft/s 1,120ft/s 15.6G 8,093ft 18.9s 14s
OK Cesaroni M2250 358.0oz 138ft/s 1,451ft/s 25.9G 8,101ft 17.7s 15s
OK Loki M1200 391.6oz 85ft/s 1,166ft/s 12.1G 8,108ft 19.1s 15s
OK AeroTech M1500 375.0oz 109ft/s 1,257ft/s 15.6G 8,143ft 18.6s 15s
OK Gorilla M1355 396.3oz 98ft/s 1,194ft/s 15.7G 8,194ft 18.9s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1101 376.4oz 94ft/s 1,137ft/s 12.8G 8,266ft 19.1s 14s
OK AeroTech M1780 368.6oz 129ft/s 1,345ft/s 22.5G 8,271ft 18.3s 15s
OK AeroTech M1550 401.4oz 116ft/s 1,264ft/s 18.1G 8,304ft 18.8s 15s
OK AeroTech M2050 363.0oz 130ft/s 1,415ft/s 24.5G 8,340ft 18.3s 16s
OK AeroTech M1297 365.8oz 115ft/s 1,221ft/s 18.6G 8,394ft 18.7s 14s
OK Cesaroni M1830 361.8oz 120ft/s 1,394ft/s 21.2G 8,405ft 18.3s 15s
OK Cesaroni M3100 379.3oz 152ft/s 1,665ft/s 34.3G 8,521ft 17.8s 16s
OK Gorilla M1665 400.5oz 115ft/s 1,289ft/s 19.6G 8,531ft 18.8s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1230 373.1oz 96ft/s 1,211ft/s 13.6G 8,532ft 19.1s 14s
OK Cesaroni M1770 413.6oz 110ft/s 1,378ft/s 16.4G 8,609ft 18.9s 15s
OK Gorilla M745 400.5oz 92ft/s 927ft/s 13.1G 8,679ft 20.4s 13s
OK Gorilla M1952 394.2oz 135ft/s 1,404ft/s 23.8G 8,693ft 18.6s 15s
OK Cesaroni L395 403.5oz 56ft/s 693ft/s 4.2G 8,707ft 24.2s 12s
OK Cesaroni M2075 455.9oz 122ft/s 1,339ft/s 22.5G 8,750ft 19.1s 16s
OK Loki M900 397.3oz 71ft/s 1,079ft/s 8.3G 8,775ft 20.5s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1810 393.3oz 110ft/s 1,434ft/s 18.1G 8,859ft 18.9s 15s
OK Loki M1882 397.4oz 127ft/s 1,457ft/s 22.3G 8,906ft 18.7s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1160 403.2oz 86ft/s 1,198ft/s 10.9G 8,990ft 20.0s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1675 386.5oz 112ft/s 1,411ft/s 18.3G 9,002ft 18.9s 15s
OK Loki M2550 397.3oz 140ft/s 1,604ft/s 26.5G 9,047ft 18.5s 16s
OK Cesaroni M1670 386.8oz 114ft/s 1,353ft/s 19.6G 9,099ft 19.5s 16s
OK Cesaroni M3700 406.1oz 160ft/s 1,761ft/s 36.2G 9,106ft 18.4s 17s
OK Cesaroni M1401 405.9oz 97ft/s 1,306ft/s 13.8G 9,218ft 19.7s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1400 389.3oz 116ft/s 1,290ft/s 19.4G 9,271ft 19.5s 15s
OK Loki M1650 400.8oz 140ft/s 1,309ft/s 32.6G 9,374ft 19.3s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1300 401.8oz 133ft/s 1,185ft/s 24.6G 9,488ft 19.7s 15s
OK Cesaroni M1540 410.6oz 115ft/s 1,386ft/s 20.1G 9,617ft 19.6s 15s
OK AeroTech M1315 401.4oz 104ft/s 1,274ft/s 15.1G 9,695ft 20.0s 14s
OK Cesaroni M2045 416.4oz 126ft/s 1,562ft/s 21.4G 9,838ft 19.4s 16s
OK Cesaroni M2150 425.3oz 122ft/s 1,592ft/s 21.1G 9,899ft 19.4s 16s
OK AeroTech M650 383.0oz 92ft/s 953ft/s 11.5G 9,956ft 21.8s 10s
OK Cesaroni M1590 416.6oz 119ft/s 1,433ft/s 19.1G 10,383ft 20.1s 15s
OK Cesaroni M2020 450.3oz 122ft/s 1,596ft/s 20.4G 10,700ft 20.1s 16s
OK Cesaroni M840 447.5oz 95ft/s 1,064ft/s 14.8G 11,329ft 23.0s 14s

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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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