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Motor Guide Results

Here is your handy guide to the motors that might work with your rocket. We found 91 motors that fit and appear to have enough thrust (689 motors didn't fit, 11 motors failed safety checks). 100 motor had thrust curves available and 175 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:   Jimbo Jart
Owner: Wayne Comfort
Body Diameter: 4.00in
Dry Weight: 6.80lb
MMT Diameter: 54.0mm
MMT Length: 17.00in
CD: 0.40

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 7.96lb 57ft/s 301ft/s 6.4G 1,429ft 10.0s 8s
OK AeroTech I229 7.93lb 56ft/s 321ft/s 6.8G 1,552ft 10.2s 9s
OK AeroTech I599 7.93lb 102ft/s 354ft/s 20.8G 1,588ft 9.8s 9s
OK Cesaroni I445 8.07lb 77ft/s 395ft/s 13.9G 1,966ft 10.9s 10s
OK Cesaroni I218 8.08lb 56ft/s 364ft/s 6.4G 1,981ft 11.6s 9s
OK Cesaroni I100 8.58lb 51ft/s 297ft/s 7.0G 2,471ft 14.0s 5s
OK Cesaroni J250 8.63lb 50ft/s 478ft/s 6.4G 2,975ft 13.9s 11s
OK Cesaroni J145 8.65lb 54ft/s 393ft/s 11.6G 3,023ft 14.5s 10s
OK AeroTech J250 8.80lb 52ft/s 488ft/s 7.0G 3,096ft 14.1s 11s
OK Cesaroni J280 8.90lb 56ft/s 506ft/s 7.3G 3,135ft 14.1s 12s
OK AeroTech J250 8.36lb 62ft/s 493ft/s 8.1G 3,247ft 14.2s 11s
OK AeroTech J315 8.68lb 64ft/s 534ft/s 8.9G 3,433ft 14.4s 12s
OK Cesaroni J1055 8.50lb 120ft/s 619ft/s 29.4G 3,454ft 13.6s 13s
OK AeroTech J180 8.58lb 61ft/s 481ft/s 7.6G 3,656ft 15.2s 10s
OK Cesaroni J240 8.73lb 56ft/s 541ft/s 6.6G 3,705ft 15.2s 12s
OK Gorilla J365 9.45lb 53ft/s 584ft/s 11.2G 3,758ft 15.0s 13s
OK Cesaroni J210 8.66lb 56ft/s 509ft/s 7.5G 3,821ft 15.8s 12s
OK AeroTech J275 8.71lb 57ft/s 547ft/s 7.8G 3,854ft 15.3s 12s
OK Cesaroni J430 8.56lb 76ft/s 620ft/s 12.7G 3,865ft 14.8s 13s
OK Cesaroni J293 8.65lb 60ft/s 581ft/s 8.2G 3,877ft 15.3s 12s
OK Cesaroni J244 8.81lb 52ft/s 562ft/s 5.9G 3,909ft 15.7s 12s
OK AeroTech J460 8.54lb 81ft/s 634ft/s 13.7G 3,996ft 14.9s 13s
OK AeroTech J1299 8.64lb 131ft/s 705ft/s 37.9G 4,019ft 14.4s 14s
OK Gorilla J167 9.48lb 58ft/s 480ft/s 7.8G 4,217ft 16.8s 11s
OK AMW J1365 9.27lb 129ft/s 725ft/s 37.5G 4,258ft 14.8s 14s
OK AMW J400 9.85lb 63ft/s 642ft/s 10.4G 4,283ft 15.8s 13s
OK Loki J350 9.58lb 60ft/s 641ft/s 9.9G 4,333ft 15.9s 13s
OK AMW J475 9.91lb 71ft/s 691ft/s 13.5G 4,568ft 15.9s 14s
OK Cesaroni J360 9.23lb 61ft/s 684ft/s 12.2G 4,676ft 16.4s 13s
OK Cesaroni J380 9.65lb 62ft/s 699ft/s 9.4G 4,733ft 16.5s 14s
OK Gorilla J395 9.36lb 63ft/s 700ft/s 10.3G 4,752ft 16.4s 14s
OK Gorilla J465 9.41lb 69ft/s 720ft/s 15.2G 4,763ft 16.2s 14s
OK AeroTech J450 9.50lb 69ft/s 719ft/s 12.0G 4,838ft 16.4s 14s
OK AMW J395 9.60lb 68ft/s 699ft/s 10.1G 4,902ft 16.7s 14s
OK AeroTech J1799 9.25lb 151ft/s 852ft/s 51.5G 4,938ft 15.5s 15s
OK Gorilla J485 9.42lb 71ft/s 748ft/s 13.1G 4,956ft 16.4s 14s
OK Gorilla J450 10.01lb 64ft/s 722ft/s 12.9G 4,960ft 16.7s 14s
OK AMW J325 9.51lb 72ft/s 662ft/s 11.8G 4,973ft 16.8s 13s
OK Cesaroni J1520 9.06lb 138ft/s 862ft/s 42.4G 5,006ft 15.7s 15s
OK AMW J440 9.51lb 95ft/s 744ft/s 18.0G 5,071ft 16.3s 14s
OK Gorilla J535 9.50lb 84ft/s 771ft/s 15.0G 5,079ft 16.4s 14s
OK Loki J525 9.53lb 81ft/s 782ft/s 14.9G 5,119ft 16.5s 15s
OK Loki J820 9.47lb 110ft/s 819ft/s 23.9G 5,202ft 16.2s 15s
OK AeroTech J401 8.81lb 73ft/s 774ft/s 11.2G 5,297ft 16.8s 14s
OK Loki J175 9.56lb 62ft/s 582ft/s 8.9G 5,311ft 18.1s 12s
OK AMW K1720 9.78lb 149ft/s 886ft/s 45.4G 5,317ft 16.1s 15s
OK AeroTech J540 9.19lb 84ft/s 807ft/s 15.7G 5,329ft 16.6s 14s
OK AMW J475 10.09lb 74ft/s 763ft/s 12.1G 5,451ft 17.2s 14s
OK AMW J745 9.49lb 97ft/s 852ft/s 19.9G 5,495ft 16.7s 15s
OK Cesaroni J355 9.39lb 68ft/s 752ft/s 9.5G 5,497ft 17.5s 14s
OK Loki J300 9.70lb 63ft/s 703ft/s 8.4G 5,529ft 17.9s 14s
OK Cesaroni J295 9.27lb 69ft/s 715ft/s 9.6G 5,599ft 17.7s 14s
OK Gorilla K222 10.32lb 63ft/s 607ft/s 8.3G 5,750ft 18.9s 12s
OK AeroTech J800 9.19lb 103ft/s 901ft/s 22.2G 5,816ft 16.9s 15s
OK AeroTech K456 10.07lb 71ft/s 822ft/s 10.6G 5,834ft 17.7s 15s
OK AeroTech J415 9.38lb 72ft/s 811ft/s 12.2G 5,841ft 17.6s 14s
OK AMW K665 10.63lb 82ft/s 866ft/s 17.2G 5,849ft 17.3s 15s
OK Cesaroni J449 9.27lb 75ft/s 848ft/s 12.6G 5,881ft 17.5s 15s
OK Cesaroni J760 9.17lb 100ft/s 929ft/s 21.0G 5,890ft 17.0s 15s
OK Cesaroni K360 9.52lb 64ft/s 809ft/s 8.6G 5,940ft 18.1s 15s
OK AeroTech K400 9.43lb 76ft/s 816ft/s 11.9G 6,072ft 18.0s 15s
OK Gorilla K520 9.98lb 72ft/s 881ft/s 12.8G 6,158ft 18.0s 15s
OK Gorilla K555 10.28lb 75ft/s 887ft/s 13.6G 6,159ft 18.0s 15s
OK Cesaroni K454 9.87lb 71ft/s 857ft/s 11.5G 6,164ft 18.0s 15s
OK AeroTech K2050 9.65lb 158ft/s 1,059ft/s 50.7G 6,230ft 17.0s 16s
OK Cesaroni K530 10.42lb 71ft/s 903ft/s 12.2G 6,237ft 18.0s 15s
OK Gorilla K630 10.24lb 80ft/s 912ft/s 17.1G 6,239ft 17.8s 16s
OK Cesaroni K2045 9.64lb 153ft/s 1,086ft/s 52.7G 6,301ft 17.0s 16s
OK KBA K700 10.11lb 93ft/s 963ft/s 19.8G 6,362ft 17.7s 16s
OK AMW K535 10.24lb 78ft/s 890ft/s 13.1G 6,372ft 18.2s 15s
OK AeroTech K513 10.43lb 77ft/s 916ft/s 13.5G 6,430ft 18.1s 15s
OK AeroTech K535 9.59lb 83ft/s 917ft/s 14.0G 6,486ft 18.0s 15s
OK AeroTech K695 10.08lb 88ft/s 978ft/s 19.7G 6,549ft 17.9s 16s
OK AMW K455 10.12lb 87ft/s 865ft/s 16.2G 6,601ft 18.4s 15s
OK AMW K935 10.12lb 106ft/s 1,051ft/s 23.4G 6,875ft 18.0s 16s
OK AeroTech K1100 9.75lb 119ft/s 1,097ft/s 30.0G 6,960ft 17.9s 16s
OK Cesaroni K160 10.05lb 50ft/s 619ft/s 5.1G 7,052ft 21.4s 12s
OK AeroTech K550 10.08lb 86ft/s 958ft/s 17.3G 7,058ft 18.6s 15s
OK Cesaroni K500 10.05lb 78ft/s 971ft/s 12.6G 7,067ft 18.9s 16s
OK AeroTech K540 9.61lb 91ft/s 998ft/s 19.0G 7,070ft 18.4s 15s
OK Cesaroni K400 10.22lb 68ft/s 912ft/s 9.5G 7,131ft 19.4s 15s
OK Cesaroni K940 9.81lb 106ft/s 1,126ft/s 24.4G 7,180ft 18.2s 16s
OK Cesaroni K445 9.88lb 83ft/s 949ft/s 14.2G 7,323ft 19.1s 15s
OK Cesaroni K630 9.91lb 88ft/s 1,074ft/s 17.0G 7,367ft 18.7s 16s
OK Cesaroni K520 10.27lb 78ft/s 1,018ft/s 12.5G 7,496ft 19.3s 16s
OK AeroTech K805 10.20lb 92ft/s 1,115ft/s 19.0G 7,527ft 18.8s 16s
OK AeroTech K1103 10.02lb 130ft/s 1,214ft/s 35.2G 7,694ft 18.5s 17s
OK Cesaroni K740 10.04lb 95ft/s 1,171ft/s 18.9G 7,986ft 19.1s 17s
OK Cesaroni K1200 10.40lb 116ft/s 1,323ft/s 28.7G 8,287ft 19.0s 17s
warningsD AMW K590 10.59lb 13:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)
warningsD Gorilla K695 10.10lb 15:1 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 (36ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I140 speed at end of launch guide too slow (40ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I115 speed at end of launch guide too slow (36ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I170 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I150 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I120 speed at end of launch guide too slow (38ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I165 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I65 speed at end of launch guide too slow (44ft/s)
failedG AeroTech J90 speed at end of launch guide too slow (39ft/s)
failedG AeroTech J135 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni J140 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/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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