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Motor Guide Results

Here is your handy guide to the motors that might work with your rocket. We found 177 motors that fit and appear to have enough thrust (627 motors didn't fit, 7 motors failed safety checks). 181 motor had thrust curves available and 329 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:   Binder Extreme
Owner: Tim Ryerse
Body Diameter: 3.90in
Dry Weight: 94.0oz
MMT Diameter: 54.0mm
MMT Length: 31.00in
CD: 0.55

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 AeroTech I215 112.6oz 61ft/s 342ft/s 7.3G 1,598ft 10.2s 8s
OK AeroTech I170 112.6oz 50ft/s 331ft/s 5.7G 1,620ft 10.5s 8s
OK AeroTech I229 112.1oz 60ft/s 364ft/s 7.8G 1,713ft 10.4s 9s
OK AeroTech I599 112.1oz 107ft/s 401ft/s 23.7G 1,715ft 9.9s 9s
OK Cesaroni I445 114.3oz 83ft/s 444ft/s 15.8G 2,072ft 10.9s 10s
OK Cesaroni I218 114.5oz 59ft/s 407ft/s 7.3G 2,121ft 11.6s 9s
OK Cesaroni I165 115.0oz 50ft/s 385ft/s 4.9G 2,215ft 12.2s 9s
OK Contrail J245 148.7oz 64ft/s 405ft/s 9.6G 2,345ft 12.2s 10s
OK Hypertek J115 139.2oz 50ft/s 340ft/s 5.1G 2,529ft 13.8s 7s
OK Contrail J355 149.2oz 74ft/s 462ft/s 12.5G 2,539ft 12.4s 10s
OK Cesaroni I100 122.5oz 54ft/s 326ft/s 8.0G 2,666ft 14.0s 5s
OK Hypertek J250 139.6oz 68ft/s 446ft/s 9.5G 2,737ft 12.9s 10s
OK Contrail J292 148.4oz 75ft/s 454ft/s 12.4G 2,800ft 13.1s 11s
OK AeroTech I65 120.5oz 48ft/s 338ft/s 4.9G 2,859ft 14.8s 6s
OK Hypertek J170 139.2oz 63ft/s 413ft/s 8.0G 2,859ft 13.6s 9s
OK Hypertek J120 139.6oz 53ft/s 379ft/s 5.7G 2,953ft 14.6s 8s
OK Cesaroni J250 123.3oz 54ft/s 525ft/s 7.1G 2,998ft 13.5s 11s
OK AeroTech J250 126.0oz 56ft/s 533ft/s 7.8G 3,094ft 13.5s 11s
OK Cesaroni J145 123.5oz 57ft/s 424ft/s 13.1G 3,097ft 14.1s 9s
OK Cesaroni J280 127.7oz 60ft/s 554ft/s 8.1G 3,120ft 13.5s 11s
OK AeroTech J250 119.0oz 65ft/s 533ft/s 9.2G 3,215ft 13.6s 11s
OK Hypertek J270 139.7oz 76ft/s 505ft/s 11.7G 3,246ft 13.7s 10s
OK Cesaroni J1055 121.2oz 128ft/s 690ft/s 33.0G 3,300ft 12.8s 12s
OK AeroTech J315 124.0oz 67ft/s 580ft/s 10.0G 3,360ft 13.7s 11s
OK Hypertek J190 139.6oz 67ft/s 474ft/s 8.8G 3,393ft 14.5s 10s
OK AeroTech J180 122.5oz 66ft/s 514ft/s 8.6G 3,594ft 14.5s 10s
OK Cesaroni J240 124.9oz 59ft/s 582ft/s 7.4G 3,617ft 14.5s 11s
OK Gorilla J365 136.5oz 58ft/s 635ft/s 12.3G 3,634ft 14.3s 12s
OK Cesaroni J430 122.2oz 78ft/s 677ft/s 14.4G 3,683ft 13.9s 12s
OK AeroTech J275 124.5oz 61ft/s 585ft/s 8.7G 3,727ft 14.5s 11s
OK Cesaroni J293 123.6oz 63ft/s 627ft/s 9.3G 3,739ft 14.4s 12s
OK AeroTech J1299 123.4oz 139ft/s 783ft/s 42.4G 3,742ft 13.3s 13s
OK AeroTech J460 121.8oz 85ft/s 689ft/s 15.4G 3,774ft 13.9s 12s
OK Cesaroni J210 123.7oz 60ft/s 540ft/s 8.6G 3,779ft 15.1s 11s
OK Cesaroni J244 126.1oz 56ft/s 603ft/s 6.5G 3,797ft 14.9s 11s
OK AMW J1365 133.5oz 135ft/s 799ft/s 41.6G 3,953ft 13.7s 13s
OK AMW J400 142.7oz 65ft/s 690ft/s 11.2G 4,050ft 14.8s 12s
OK Loki J350 138.4oz 65ft/s 689ft/s 10.9G 4,101ft 14.9s 12s
OK Gorilla J167 136.9oz 62ft/s 503ft/s 8.8G 4,133ft 16.0s 10s
OK AMW J475 143.7oz 75ft/s 742ft/s 14.7G 4,257ft 14.8s 13s
OK Cesaroni J360 132.9oz 64ft/s 731ft/s 13.6G 4,367ft 15.2s 12s
OK Cesaroni J380 139.6oz 64ft/s 748ft/s 10.2G 4,404ft 15.2s 13s
OK Gorilla J465 135.7oz 71ft/s 773ft/s 16.6G 4,409ft 14.9s 13s
OK AeroTech J1799 133.2oz 158ft/s 939ft/s 57.4G 4,432ft 14.1s 13s
OK Gorilla J395 134.9oz 66ft/s 749ft/s 11.3G 4,433ft 15.3s 13s
OK Cesaroni J1520 130.2oz 144ft/s 950ft/s 46.6G 4,489ft 14.2s 13s
OK AeroTech J450 137.1oz 71ft/s 771ft/s 13.2G 4,494ft 15.2s 13s
OK Gorilla J485 136.0oz 76ft/s 802ft/s 14.4G 4,562ft 15.1s 13s
OK AMW J395 138.7oz 73ft/s 743ft/s 11.3G 4,563ft 15.4s 13s
OK Gorilla J450 145.3oz 65ft/s 771ft/s 14.2G 4,597ft 15.5s 13s
OK AeroTech J135 134.2oz 50ft/s 554ft/s 5.8G 4,636ft 16.9s 9s
OK Gorilla J535 137.2oz 89ft/s 828ft/s 16.8G 4,637ft 15.0s 13s
OK AMW J325 137.4oz 77ft/s 693ft/s 13.2G 4,647ft 15.6s 12s
OK AMW J440 137.4oz 100ft/s 791ft/s 20.1G 4,648ft 15.0s 13s
OK Loki J525 137.7oz 86ft/s 839ft/s 16.2G 4,673ft 15.1s 13s
OK Loki J820 136.7oz 115ft/s 883ft/s 26.4G 4,685ft 14.7s 13s
OK AMW K1720 141.7oz 154ft/s 970ft/s 50.1G 4,765ft 14.6s 14s
OK AeroTech J540 132.2oz 89ft/s 858ft/s 17.5G 4,805ft 15.1s 13s
OK AeroTech J401 126.2oz 78ft/s 821ft/s 12.7G 4,823ft 15.4s 13s
OK AMW J745 137.0oz 101ft/s 916ft/s 22.1G 4,947ft 15.2s 14s
OK AMW J475 146.7oz 78ft/s 809ft/s 13.4G 4,995ft 15.8s 13s
OK Loki J175 138.1oz 65ft/s 602ft/s 10.0G 5,020ft 16.9s 10s
OK Cesaroni J355 135.4oz 70ft/s 786ft/s 10.6G 5,028ft 16.0s 13s
OK Loki J300 140.4oz 67ft/s 730ft/s 9.4G 5,120ft 16.5s 12s
OK Cesaroni J295 133.5oz 72ft/s 738ft/s 10.8G 5,149ft 16.3s 12s
OK AeroTech J800 132.3oz 112ft/s 961ft/s 24.8G 5,160ft 15.2s 13s
OK Cesaroni J760 132.0oz 105ft/s 996ft/s 23.5G 5,219ft 15.3s 14s
OK AMW K665 155.3oz 86ft/s 918ft/s 18.6G 5,241ft 15.7s 14s
OK AeroTech J415 135.2oz 75ft/s 849ft/s 13.4G 5,261ft 16.0s 13s
OK AeroTech K456 146.3oz 72ft/s 864ft/s 11.7G 5,270ft 16.1s 13s
OK Cesaroni J449 133.6oz 80ft/s 894ft/s 14.1G 5,285ft 15.9s 13s
OK Cesaroni K360 137.5oz 66ft/s 844ft/s 9.4G 5,381ft 16.5s 13s
OK Gorilla K222 150.3oz 65ft/s 622ft/s 9.2G 5,405ft 17.6s 11s
OK AeroTech K2050 139.6oz 163ft/s 1,155ft/s 55.9G 5,412ft 15.1s 14s
OK Cesaroni K2045 139.5oz 157ft/s 1,188ft/s 58.2G 5,449ft 15.1s 14s
OK AeroTech K400 136.1oz 81ft/s 851ft/s 13.3G 5,496ft 16.4s 13s
OK Gorilla K555 149.6oz 75ft/s 938ft/s 14.8G 5,519ft 16.3s 14s
OK Gorilla K520 144.9oz 77ft/s 928ft/s 13.9G 5,523ft 16.3s 14s
OK Cesaroni K454 143.1oz 75ft/s 895ft/s 12.8G 5,531ft 16.3s 13s
OK Cesaroni K530 151.8oz 76ft/s 948ft/s 13.0G 5,556ft 16.3s 14s
OK Gorilla K630 149.0oz 84ft/s 963ft/s 18.6G 5,556ft 16.1s 14s
OK Gorilla K533 154.6oz 75ft/s 918ft/s 15.7G 5,576ft 16.4s 14s
OK AMW K475 146.6oz 74ft/s 912ft/s 12.7G 5,588ft 16.5s 14s
OK KBA K700 147.0oz 97ft/s 1,024ft/s 21.2G 5,625ft 16.0s 14s
OK AMW K535 149.0oz 82ft/s 931ft/s 14.4G 5,698ft 16.5s 14s
OK AeroTech K513 152.1oz 81ft/s 957ft/s 14.6G 5,705ft 16.3s 14s
OK AeroTech K535 138.6oz 88ft/s 952ft/s 15.6G 5,739ft 16.2s 13s
OK AeroTech K695 146.5oz 94ft/s 1,027ft/s 21.7G 5,743ft 16.0s 14s
OK AeroTech K185 144.6oz 56ft/s 668ft/s 7.4G 5,804ft 18.1s 10s
OK AMW K610 156.3oz 86ft/s 965ft/s 16.2G 5,876ft 16.6s 14s
OK AMW K455 147.1oz 91ft/s 891ft/s 18.0G 5,900ft 16.7s 13s
OK AMW K935 147.2oz 109ft/s 1,114ft/s 25.7G 5,996ft 16.1s 14s
OK AeroTech K1100 141.1oz 127ft/s 1,160ft/s 33.2G 6,004ft 15.9s 14s
OK AMW K700 167.7oz 85ft/s 1,030ft/s 17.4G 6,066ft 16.7s 14s
OK Loki K690 178.7oz 80ft/s 1,027ft/s 16.3G 6,078ft 16.8s 15s
OK AeroTech K540 139.0oz 95ft/s 1,026ft/s 21.2G 6,158ft 16.3s 13s
OK Cesaroni K940 142.2oz 109ft/s 1,189ft/s 27.0G 6,188ft 16.1s 14s
OK AeroTech K550 146.5oz 90ft/s 987ft/s 18.9G 6,192ft 16.7s 13s
OK AMW K855 168.8oz 97ft/s 1,096ft/s 21.5G 6,214ft 16.6s 15s
OK Cesaroni K500 146.1oz 78ft/s 998ft/s 13.9G 6,216ft 16.9s 14s
OK Cesaroni K515 152.3oz 79ft/s 1,000ft/s 15.0G 6,336ft 17.1s 14s
OK Cesaroni K400 148.7oz 72ft/s 929ft/s 10.6G 6,340ft 17.5s 14s
OK Gorilla K700 154.5oz 90ft/s 1,096ft/s 17.8G 6,361ft 17.0s 15s
OK Cesaroni K630 143.7oz 92ft/s 1,111ft/s 18.8G 6,379ft 16.6s 14s
OK Gorilla K327 158.1oz 76ft/s 792ft/s 14.7G 6,390ft 17.8s 12s
OK Gorilla K763 157.2oz 88ft/s 1,129ft/s 19.5G 6,401ft 16.8s 15s
OK Cesaroni K650 164.2oz 84ft/s 1,101ft/s 15.1G 6,401ft 17.0s 14s
OK Cesaroni K445 143.3oz 87ft/s 965ft/s 15.7G 6,451ft 17.2s 13s
OK Gorilla K805 156.6oz 91ft/s 1,142ft/s 24.6G 6,478ft 16.7s 15s
OK AeroTech K805 148.4oz 99ft/s 1,159ft/s 20.8G 6,505ft 16.7s 14s
OK AeroTech K1103 145.5oz 133ft/s 1,278ft/s 38.8G 6,557ft 16.3s 15s
OK Cesaroni K520 149.6oz 82ft/s 1,042ft/s 13.8G 6,558ft 17.2s 14s
OK Cesaroni K160 145.9oz 52ft/s 624ft/s 5.6G 6,570ft 20.0s 10s
OK AeroTech K850 166.0oz 97ft/s 1,199ft/s 22.9G 6,589ft 16.8s 15s
OK AeroTech K990 168.4oz 95ft/s 1,186ft/s 22.2G 6,596ft 16.9s 15s
OK AMW K710 157.9oz 100ft/s 1,076ft/s 19.1G 6,601ft 17.1s 14s
OK AMW K670 160.5oz 95ft/s 1,095ft/s 17.7G 6,646ft 17.2s 15s
OK AMW K1250 158.0oz 128ft/s 1,294ft/s 35.8G 6,840ft 16.7s 15s
OK Loki K250 157.2oz 77ft/s 751ft/s 17.3G 6,844ft 19.2s 12s
OK Cesaroni K740 145.8oz 105ft/s 1,209ft/s 20.8G 6,850ft 16.9s 14s
OK AMW K580 158.3oz 101ft/s 1,048ft/s 23.5G 6,853ft 17.4s 14s
OK Loki K960 155.6oz 135ft/s 1,257ft/s 34.6G 6,898ft 16.8s 15s
OK Cesaroni K1200 151.6oz 128ft/s 1,383ft/s 31.6G 7,002ft 16.7s 15s
OK Cesaroni K635 156.4oz 90ft/s 1,165ft/s 16.9G 7,125ft 17.5s 14s
OK AeroTech K1275 164.1oz 128ft/s 1,339ft/s 33.6G 7,126ft 16.9s 15s
OK Cesaroni K675 162.4oz 91ft/s 1,155ft/s 19.1G 7,128ft 17.5s 14s
OK Cesaroni K650 154.3oz 97ft/s 1,177ft/s 27.7G 7,129ft 17.3s 14s
OK AeroTech K828 172.4oz 110ft/s 1,240ft/s 26.3G 7,150ft 17.3s 15s
OK Gorilla K980 180.7oz 100ft/s 1,221ft/s 25.7G 7,189ft 17.6s 15s
OK Loki K527 163.6oz 88ft/s 1,078ft/s 15.7G 7,277ft 18.1s 14s
OK Cesaroni K490 159.4oz 78ft/s 1,073ft/s 12.3G 7,339ft 18.2s 14s
OK Cesaroni K780 154.0oz 102ft/s 1,300ft/s 22.4G 7,341ft 17.2s 14s
OK Cesaroni K570 153.4oz 98ft/s 1,138ft/s 20.1G 7,476ft 17.8s 14s
OK AMW K1075 187.1oz 106ft/s 1,275ft/s 24.4G 7,512ft 17.9s 16s
OK Cesaroni K600 160.7oz 91ft/s 1,170ft/s 16.5G 7,524ft 17.9s 14s
OK Cesaroni K1440 160.8oz 139ft/s 1,519ft/s 41.6G 7,641ft 17.0s 15s
OK AeroTech K700 165.8oz 102ft/s 1,213ft/s 22.2G 7,689ft 17.7s 14s
OK Cesaroni K815 171.5oz 93ft/s 1,309ft/s 24.2G 7,699ft 17.8s 15s
OK KBA K1750 184.5oz 128ft/s 1,521ft/s 42.7G 7,730ft 17.5s 16s
OK Cesaroni K750 166.6oz 98ft/s 1,276ft/s 19.9G 7,756ft 17.8s 15s
OK Gorilla K1075 183.6oz 104ft/s 1,357ft/s 23.7G 7,861ft 18.0s 16s
OK Cesaroni K261 162.1oz 58ft/s 843ft/s 7.0G 7,883ft 20.3s 11s
OK Loki K830 178.7oz 81ft/s 1,393ft/s 19.1G 7,911ft 18.3s 16s
OK AeroTech K270 168.1oz 64ft/s 817ft/s 8.1G 7,944ft 20.5s 12s
OK Cesaroni K711 171.5oz 97ft/s 1,240ft/s 30.8G 7,945ft 18.1s 15s
OK Cesaroni K820 163.9oz 110ft/s 1,325ft/s 35.3G 7,947ft 17.8s 15s
OK AeroTech K480 167.3oz 95ft/s 1,137ft/s 18.6G 7,950ft 18.4s 14s
OK Gorilla K1185 183.6oz 100ft/s 1,434ft/s 26.8G 8,041ft 18.1s 16s
OK AMW K1130 184.8oz 115ft/s 1,374ft/s 28.1G 8,048ft 18.1s 16s
OK AeroTech K1050 171.7oz 115ft/s 1,441ft/s 29.9G 8,101ft 17.9s 15s
OK AeroTech K375 168.3oz 113ft/s 986ft/s 27.7G 8,106ft 19.0s 13s
OK KBA K750 187.0oz 103ft/s 1,251ft/s 21.8G 8,190ft 18.5s 15s
OK AeroTech K455 174.6oz 112ft/s 1,025ft/s 26.0G 8,220ft 19.0s 14s
OK Cesaroni K660 162.7oz 108ft/s 1,261ft/s 23.0G 8,225ft 18.2s 15s
OK KBA L2300 186.8oz 149ft/s 1,664ft/s 57.6G 8,254ft 17.8s 17s
OK Cesaroni K590 164.3oz 126ft/s 1,137ft/s 38.8G 8,376ft 18.5s 14s
OK AMW L1276 198.4oz 111ft/s 1,443ft/s 26.1G 8,402ft 18.5s 16s
OK Gorilla K470 176.1oz 97ft/s 1,057ft/s 20.6G 8,412ft 19.0s 14s
OK AeroTech L1000 171.4oz 117ft/s 1,468ft/s 26.9G 8,424ft 17.9s 15s
OK AeroTech L1090 179.8oz 111ft/s 1,419ft/s 25.5G 8,463ft 18.3s 15s
OK AMW L985 184.7oz 110ft/s 1,386ft/s 27.6G 8,523ft 18.5s 16s
OK Cesaroni L1030 176.5oz 109ft/s 1,509ft/s 30.5G 8,572ft 18.1s 15s
OK Loki L1400 183.6oz 125ft/s 1,589ft/s 34.0G 8,597ft 18.1s 16s
OK Cesaroni L990 172.9oz 118ft/s 1,474ft/s 32.9G 8,611ft 18.1s 15s
OK Cesaroni K260 166.2oz 66ft/s 884ft/s 8.3G 8,689ft 20.9s 12s
OK Cesaroni L805 182.3oz 107ft/s 1,373ft/s 28.2G 8,867ft 18.7s 15s
OK Cesaroni L730 173.3oz 111ft/s 1,335ft/s 24.3G 8,868ft 18.7s 15s
OK Loki K350 183.6oz 93ft/s 951ft/s 23.0G 9,003ft 20.6s 14s
OK Cesaroni L640 173.2oz 120ft/s 1,213ft/s 30.5G 9,167ft 19.1s 14s
OK Cesaroni L935 183.7oz 116ft/s 1,488ft/s 29.2G 9,264ft 18.8s 16s
OK Cesaroni K300 174.1oz 71ft/s 959ft/s 10.2G 9,275ft 21.1s 13s
OK AeroTech K250 172.0oz 58ft/s 930ft/s 8.2G 9,434ft 21.7s 12s
OK Cesaroni L265 181.5oz 62ft/s 906ft/s 8.2G 9,741ft 22.6s 12s
OK Loki L1040 198.5oz 111ft/s 1,660ft/s 23.1G 10,495ft 19.8s 16s
warningsD AMW K590 154.6oz 14:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)
warningsD Gorilla K695 146.8oz 17:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)
warningsD Gorilla K828 158.8oz 19:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)

D No simulation data found for this motor.

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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 I117 speed at end of launch guide too slow (38ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I140 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I115 speed at end of launch guide too slow (40ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I150 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I120 speed at end of launch guide too slow (42ft/s)
failedG AeroTech J90 speed at end of launch guide too slow (41ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni J140 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)

G These simulations were run with a launch guide length of 8ft (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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