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Motor Guide Results

Here is your handy guide to the motors that might work with your rocket. We found 116 motors that fit and appear to have enough thrust (676 motors didn't fit, 13 motors failed safety checks). 126 motor had thrust curves available and 218 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:   Rogue 4
Owner: Kevin Katz
Body Diameter: 4.00in
Dry Weight: 2,505g
MMT Diameter: 54.0mm
MMT Length: 22.00in
CD: 0.75

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 3,032g 52ft/s 352ft/s 7.8G 1,502ft 9.7s 8s
OK AeroTech I599 3,017g 98ft/s 419ft/s 24.9G 1,570ft 9.2s 9s
OK AeroTech I229 3,019g 52ft/s 374ft/s 8.3G 1,593ft 9.8s 8s
OK Cesaroni I445 3,080g 73ft/s 459ft/s 16.6G 1,864ft 10.0s 9s
OK Cesaroni I218 3,085g 53ft/s 412ft/s 7.7G 1,932ft 10.8s 9s
OK Cesaroni I100 3,312g 50ft/s 322ft/s 8.4G 2,456ft 13.2s 4s
OK AeroTech J250 3,412g 50ft/s 528ft/s 8.0G 2,696ft 12.3s 10s
OK Cesaroni J280 3,459g 51ft/s 553ft/s 8.3G 2,709ft 12.2s 10s
OK Cesaroni J145 3,342g 52ft/s 413ft/s 13.8G 2,754ft 13.0s 8s
OK Cesaroni J1055 3,277g 111ft/s 711ft/s 34.4G 2,770ft 11.3s 11s
OK AeroTech J250 3,213g 60ft/s 522ft/s 9.7G 2,779ft 12.2s 9s
OK AeroTech J315 3,356g 59ft/s 573ft/s 10.4G 2,885ft 12.3s 10s
OK AeroTech J1299 3,339g 127ft/s 805ft/s 44.1G 3,088ft 11.7s 11s
OK Cesaroni J430 3,305g 70ft/s 675ft/s 15.1G 3,102ft 12.3s 10s
OK Gorilla J365 3,709g 49ft/s 634ft/s 12.5G 3,102ft 12.8s 10s
OK Cesaroni J240 3,380g 51ft/s 568ft/s 7.8G 3,107ft 13.0s 10s
OK AeroTech J180 3,314g 58ft/s 499ft/s 9.0G 3,108ft 13.1s 8s
OK AeroTech J460 3,294g 75ft/s 685ft/s 16.0G 3,161ft 12.3s 10s
OK Cesaroni J293 3,345g 56ft/s 614ft/s 9.8G 3,182ft 12.9s 10s
OK AeroTech J275 3,369g 54ft/s 568ft/s 9.0G 3,184ft 13.0s 9s
OK Cesaroni J244 3,416g 49ft/s 585ft/s 6.9G 3,253ft 13.4s 10s
OK AMW J1365 3,624g 124ft/s 819ft/s 43.0G 3,266ft 12.0s 11s
OK Cesaroni J210 3,347g 53ft/s 520ft/s 8.9G 3,289ft 13.7s 10s
OK AMW J400 3,887g 56ft/s 680ft/s 11.1G 3,414ft 13.2s 11s
OK Loki J350 3,765g 57ft/s 680ft/s 11.1G 3,459ft 13.2s 11s
OK AMW J475 3,915g 64ft/s 733ft/s 14.8G 3,552ft 13.1s 11s
OK AeroTech J1799 3,616g 142ft/s 961ft/s 59.9G 3,577ft 12.2s 12s
OK Gorilla J167 3,721g 52ft/s 480ft/s 9.2G 3,593ft 14.5s 8s
OK Cesaroni J1520 3,531g 130ft/s 970ft/s 47.1G 3,620ft 12.3s 12s
OK Cesaroni J360 3,609g 56ft/s 713ft/s 14.3G 3,651ft 13.4s 10s
OK Gorilla J465 3,687g 63ft/s 762ft/s 16.6G 3,656ft 13.2s 11s
OK Cesaroni J380 3,798g 59ft/s 731ft/s 10.1G 3,674ft 13.5s 11s
OK Gorilla J395 3,665g 60ft/s 733ft/s 11.6G 3,700ft 13.5s 11s
OK AeroTech J450 3,728g 63ft/s 758ft/s 13.6G 3,739ft 13.4s 11s
OK Gorilla J485 3,695g 68ft/s 788ft/s 14.8G 3,771ft 13.3s 11s
OK Loki J820 3,715g 103ft/s 880ft/s 27.6G 3,810ft 12.8s 11s
OK AMW J395 3,773g 65ft/s 723ft/s 11.7G 3,811ft 13.7s 11s
OK Gorilla J535 3,730g 82ft/s 818ft/s 17.5G 3,814ft 13.1s 11s
OK Gorilla J450 3,960g 59ft/s 757ft/s 14.4G 3,826ft 13.7s 11s
OK AMW J440 3,734g 91ft/s 782ft/s 21.0G 3,834ft 13.1s 11s
OK Loki J525 3,745g 76ft/s 827ft/s 16.4G 3,842ft 13.2s 11s
OK AMW K1720 3,856g 129ft/s 988ft/s 51.6G 3,850ft 12.7s 12s
OK AMW J325 3,735g 69ft/s 661ft/s 13.8G 3,899ft 13.9s 11s
OK AeroTech J540 3,589g 81ft/s 833ft/s 18.1G 3,922ft 13.1s 11s
OK AeroTech J401 3,417g 66ft/s 792ft/s 13.3G 3,963ft 13.5s 11s
OK AMW J745 3,725g 91ft/s 906ft/s 22.9G 4,026ft 13.2s 12s
OK AMW J475 3,998g 69ft/s 789ft/s 14.0G 4,140ft 14.0s 11s
OK Cesaroni J355 3,680g 63ft/s 748ft/s 11.0G 4,159ft 14.1s 11s
OK AeroTech J800 3,591g 96ft/s 941ft/s 26.0G 4,163ft 13.2s 11s
OK Cesaroni J760 3,582g 88ft/s 979ft/s 24.6G 4,203ft 13.2s 12s
OK AMW K665 4,242g 75ft/s 898ft/s 18.6G 4,270ft 13.7s 12s
OK Loki J175 3,755g 59ft/s 570ft/s 10.4G 4,270ft 15.2s 9s
OK Loki J300 3,820g 59ft/s 691ft/s 9.8G 4,282ft 14.7s 10s
OK AeroTech K2050 3,797g 143ft/s 1,168ft/s 57.6G 4,283ft 12.9s 12s
OK Cesaroni J295 3,624g 66ft/s 692ft/s 11.3G 4,284ft 14.4s 10s
OK Cesaroni K2045 3,795g 138ft/s 1,204ft/s 59.9G 4,299ft 12.9s 12s
OK AeroTech J415 3,673g 66ft/s 812ft/s 13.8G 4,310ft 14.0s 11s
OK Cesaroni J449 3,627g 67ft/s 859ft/s 14.8G 4,316ft 13.9s 11s
OK AeroTech K456 3,989g 65ft/s 831ft/s 12.3G 4,328ft 14.1s 11s
OK Cesaroni K360 3,737g 61ft/s 801ft/s 9.7G 4,428ft 14.5s 11s
OK Gorilla K555 4,082g 66ft/s 912ft/s 15.0G 4,500ft 14.3s 12s
OK Gorilla K520 3,947g 69ft/s 895ft/s 14.2G 4,505ft 14.3s 12s
OK Gorilla K630 4,065g 77ft/s 938ft/s 18.7G 4,507ft 14.0s 12s
OK AeroTech K400 3,699g 71ft/s 808ft/s 13.9G 4,517ft 14.4s 11s
OK Cesaroni K530 4,145g 67ft/s 912ft/s 12.9G 4,519ft 14.2s 12s
OK Cesaroni K454 3,896g 63ft/s 854ft/s 13.3G 4,523ft 14.3s 11s
OK KBA K700 4,008g 83ft/s 1,004ft/s 21.1G 4,534ft 13.8s 12s
OK Gorilla K533 4,222g 67ft/s 886ft/s 16.1G 4,551ft 14.3s 12s
OK Gorilla K222 4,102g 56ft/s 584ft/s 9.6G 4,594ft 15.9s 9s
OK AeroTech K695 3,992g 81ft/s 991ft/s 22.5G 4,616ft 13.8s 12s
OK AeroTech K513 4,152g 72ft/s 920ft/s 14.8G 4,632ft 14.2s 12s
OK AMW K535 4,064g 72ft/s 894ft/s 14.9G 4,647ft 14.4s 12s
OK AeroTech K535 3,769g 76ft/s 903ft/s 16.3G 4,649ft 14.1s 11s
OK AeroTech K1100 3,841g 112ft/s 1,130ft/s 34.6G 4,763ft 13.6s 12s
OK AMW K610 4,270g 75ft/s 932ft/s 16.8G 4,781ft 14.5s 12s
OK AMW K935 4,013g 97ft/s 1,088ft/s 26.6G 4,790ft 13.9s 12s
OK AMW K455 4,009g 79ft/s 842ft/s 18.7G 4,820ft 14.6s 11s
OK AeroTech K185 3,939g 50ft/s 630ft/s 7.6G 4,890ft 16.2s 8s
OK AMW K700 4,593g 74ft/s 994ft/s 17.2G 4,899ft 14.5s 12s
OK Cesaroni K940 3,872g 98ft/s 1,154ft/s 28.2G 4,908ft 13.8s 12s
OK Loki K690 4,905g 70ft/s 995ft/s 16.3G 4,925ft 14.7s 12s
OK AeroTech K540 3,780g 87ft/s 965ft/s 22.1G 4,952ft 14.1s 11s
OK AMW K855 4,626g 82ft/s 1,064ft/s 21.5G 4,986ft 14.4s 12s
OK AeroTech K550 3,992g 79ft/s 935ft/s 19.2G 5,002ft 14.4s 11s
OK Cesaroni K500 3,981g 68ft/s 936ft/s 14.4G 5,030ft 14.7s 12s
OK Cesaroni K630 3,915g 85ft/s 1,053ft/s 19.6G 5,104ft 14.3s 12s
OK Gorilla K700 4,221g 77ft/s 1,054ft/s 18.4G 5,110ft 14.7s 12s
OK Gorilla K763 4,297g 80ft/s 1,088ft/s 19.9G 5,125ft 14.6s 12s
OK Cesaroni K515 4,159g 69ft/s 943ft/s 15.6G 5,134ft 14.9s 12s
OK Cesaroni K650 4,495g 74ft/s 1,051ft/s 14.9G 5,143ft 14.7s 12s
OK AeroTech K1103 3,964g 116ft/s 1,240ft/s 40.5G 5,165ft 13.9s 12s
OK Gorilla K805 4,280g 83ft/s 1,101ft/s 24.8G 5,166ft 14.4s 12s
OK Cesaroni K400 4,056g 65ft/s 863ft/s 11.0G 5,181ft 15.4s 11s
OK AeroTech K805 4,048g 87ft/s 1,105ft/s 21.5G 5,186ft 14.4s 12s
OK Cesaroni K445 3,903g 76ft/s 895ft/s 16.4G 5,235ft 14.9s 11s
OK Gorilla K327 4,322g 68ft/s 741ft/s 15.2G 5,291ft 15.7s 10s
OK Cesaroni K520 4,081g 73ft/s 977ft/s 14.4G 5,294ft 15.0s 12s
OK AMW K710 4,317g 85ft/s 1,036ft/s 19.9G 5,310ft 14.8s 12s
OK AMW K670 4,390g 81ft/s 1,044ft/s 18.4G 5,345ft 14.9s 12s
OK AMW K1250 4,320g 111ft/s 1,259ft/s 37.1G 5,399ft 14.3s 13s
OK Cesaroni K740 3,974g 89ft/s 1,145ft/s 21.4G 5,443ft 14.5s 12s
OK Loki K960 4,251g 119ft/s 1,209ft/s 36.0G 5,458ft 14.4s 12s
OK Cesaroni K1200 4,137g 113ft/s 1,332ft/s 32.8G 5,490ft 14.2s 13s
OK AMW K580 4,328g 86ft/s 988ft/s 24.4G 5,529ft 15.1s 12s
OK Cesaroni K635 4,273g 78ft/s 1,086ft/s 17.4G 5,696ft 15.1s 12s
OK Cesaroni K650 4,215g 83ft/s 1,101ft/s 28.8G 5,702ft 14.9s 11s
OK Loki K250 4,296g 71ft/s 691ft/s 18.0G 5,721ft 17.1s 10s
OK Cesaroni K780 4,205g 92ft/s 1,221ft/s 23.2G 5,811ft 14.8s 12s
OK Loki K527 4,478g 77ft/s 1,013ft/s 16.3G 5,887ft 15.8s 12s
OK Cesaroni K490 4,359g 69ft/s 986ft/s 12.8G 5,933ft 15.9s 12s
OK Cesaroni K570 4,190g 89ft/s 1,050ft/s 20.9G 5,995ft 15.4s 12s
OK Cesaroni K600 4,397g 79ft/s 1,086ft/s 17.1G 6,029ft 15.5s 12s
OK Cesaroni K261 4,437g 52ft/s 769ft/s 7.2G 6,546ft 18.1s 9s
warningsD AMW K590 4,222g 14:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)
warningsD Gorilla K695 4,002g 18:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)
warningsD Gorilla K828 4,341g 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 (34ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I140 speed at end of launch guide too slow (38ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I115 speed at end of launch guide too slow (35ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I170 speed at end of launch guide too slow (45ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I150 speed at end of launch guide too slow (41ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I120 speed at end of launch guide too slow (37ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I165 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I65 speed at end of launch guide too slow (43ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni J250 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/s)
failedG AeroTech J90 speed at end of launch guide too slow (36ft/s)
failedG AeroTech J135 speed at end of launch guide too slow (44ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni J140 speed at end of launch guide too slow (40ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni K160 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/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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