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Motor Guide Results

Here is your handy guide to the motors that might work with your rocket. We found 79 motors that fit and appear to have enough thrust (710 motors didn't fit, 13 motors failed safety checks). 92 motor had thrust curves available and 206 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:   LOC V2
Owner: Glenn Mayer
Body Diameter: 4.00in
Dry Weight: 41.5oz
MMT Diameter: 38.0mm
MMT Length: 12.00in
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 Loki G69 50.0oz 52ft/s 191ft/s 6.1G 576ft 6.2s 5s
OK AeroTech G67 48.6oz 49ft/s 199ft/s 5.7G 589ft 6.4s 5s
OK AeroTech G339 47.9oz 110ft/s 256ft/s 27.3G 630ft 5.9s 5s
OK Loki G70 50.0oz 52ft/s 200ft/s 6.3G 631ft 6.5s 5s
OK Loki G80 50.5oz 56ft/s 210ft/s 7.0G 643ft 6.4s 5s
OK Loki G94 50.0oz 61ft/s 225ft/s 8.4G 673ft 6.4s 5s
OK Cesaroni G185 48.1oz 75ft/s 276ft/s 14.1G 729ft 6.4s 6s
OK Loki G66 50.3oz 57ft/s 219ft/s 7.3G 749ft 7.0s 5s
OK Cesaroni G115 48.4oz 59ft/s 276ft/s 8.8G 817ft 6.9s 6s
OK Loki H100 53.3oz 58ft/s 321ft/s 8.4G 1,141ft 8.0s 6s
warningsW AeroTech H283 50.2oz 100ft/s 407ft/s 22.8G 1,146ft 7.5s 7s
OK AeroTech H148 52.4oz 72ft/s 370ft/s 12.2G 1,226ft 8.0s 7s
OK AeroTech H130 49.9oz 89ft/s 360ft/s 17.7G 1,232ft 7.9s 6s
OK AeroTech H669 50.4oz 153ft/s 487ft/s 78.1G 1,236ft 7.5s 7s
OK AeroTech H219 50.7oz 90ft/s 449ft/s 19.8G 1,330ft 7.9s 7s
OK AeroTech H123 51.2oz 63ft/s 350ft/s 9.4G 1,335ft 8.5s 6s
OK AeroTech H100 50.7oz 57ft/s 353ft/s 7.9G 1,341ft 8.6s 6s
OK Loki H144 53.4oz 86ft/s 391ft/s 15.7G 1,351ft 8.2s 7s
OK Cesaroni H123 52.0oz 57ft/s 399ft/s 9.0G 1,357ft 8.5s 7s
OK Loki H90 53.3oz 63ft/s 338ft/s 8.9G 1,371ft 8.7s 6s
OK Cesaroni H143 53.7oz 59ft/s 410ft/s 9.3G 1,371ft 8.5s 7s
OK Loki H125 53.6oz 75ft/s 372ft/s 12.8G 1,373ft 8.4s 6s
OK AeroTech H242 50.8oz 83ft/s 444ft/s 15.7G 1,398ft 8.2s 7s
OK Cesaroni H400 51.5oz 106ft/s 529ft/s 29.4G 1,406ft 8.0s 7s
OK Loki H160 53.3oz 91ft/s 422ft/s 18.5G 1,426ft 8.3s 7s
OK Cesaroni H120 51.9oz 60ft/s 415ft/s 9.2G 1,506ft 8.9s 7s
OK AeroTech H112 54.9oz 50ft/s 352ft/s 6.2G 1,515ft 9.4s 6s
OK Cesaroni H125 51.8oz 58ft/s 436ft/s 9.0G 1,532ft 8.9s 7s
OK Cesaroni H225 48.3oz 86ft/s 531ft/s 18.2G 1,538ft 8.3s 7s
OK Cesaroni H110 53.0oz 55ft/s 406ft/s 7.0G 1,548ft 9.2s 6s
OK AeroTech H178 52.9oz 68ft/s 488ft/s 12.6G 1,575ft 8.7s 7s
OK Cesaroni H152 52.0oz 70ft/s 458ft/s 13.7G 1,575ft 8.8s 7s
OK AeroTech H550 52.6oz 137ft/s 635ft/s 43.4G 1,612ft 8.2s 8s
OK AeroTech H550 52.9oz 136ft/s 627ft/s 43.0G 1,623ft 8.2s 8s
OK AeroTech H999 53.2oz 182ft/s 675ft/s 107.9G 1,625ft 8.1s 8s
warningsW Cesaroni H565 54.3oz 128ft/s 640ft/s 40.1G 1,638ft 8.3s 8s
OK Cesaroni H100 53.0oz 56ft/s 407ft/s 7.0G 1,648ft 9.5s 7s
OK AeroTech I218 54.6oz 88ft/s 521ft/s 17.8G 1,693ft 8.8s 7s
OK AeroTech H170 53.1oz 72ft/s 498ft/s 12.5G 1,734ft 9.0s 7s
OK AeroTech I180 55.1oz 99ft/s 479ft/s 22.7G 1,741ft 8.8s 7s
OK AeroTech I161 54.4oz 75ft/s 487ft/s 13.3G 1,791ft 9.2s 7s
OK Cesaroni I180 55.4oz 67ft/s 534ft/s 11.8G 1,801ft 9.2s 7s
OK AeroTech I245 54.4oz 103ft/s 552ft/s 26.0G 1,806ft 8.8s 7s
OK AeroTech I357 53.6oz 102ft/s 590ft/s 24.5G 1,810ft 8.8s 7s
OK Cesaroni I566 55.1oz 125ft/s 719ft/s 38.5G 1,822ft 8.6s 8s
OK AeroTech I225 58.6oz 74ft/s 543ft/s 15.1G 1,836ft 9.1s 7s
OK AeroTech I140 54.1oz 67ft/s 465ft/s 10.8G 1,857ft 9.5s 7s
OK Cesaroni I212 58.3oz 71ft/s 563ft/s 13.4G 1,867ft 9.2s 8s
OK Cesaroni I800 57.6oz 149ft/s 799ft/s 52.0G 1,937ft 8.7s 8s
OK AeroTech I1299 56.4oz 201ft/s 845ft/s 94.9G 1,939ft 8.6s 8s
OK Cesaroni I345 55.4oz 103ft/s 680ft/s 24.3G 1,974ft 9.0s 8s
OK AeroTech I285 58.9oz 93ft/s 632ft/s 21.9G 2,022ft 9.3s 8s
OK Cesaroni I195 56.2oz 74ft/s 572ft/s 14.1G 2,036ft 9.6s 8s
OK AeroTech I154 58.9oz 61ft/s 459ft/s 9.2G 2,048ft 10.2s 7s
OK AeroTech I305 62.0oz 93ft/s 641ft/s 22.5G 2,072ft 9.3s 8s
OK Cesaroni I236 55.6oz 84ft/s 623ft/s 19.1G 2,079ft 9.4s 8s
OK Cesaroni I170 55.3oz 74ft/s 587ft/s 13.6G 2,087ft 9.7s 7s
OK AeroTech I300 57.1oz 106ft/s 659ft/s 28.4G 2,105ft 9.2s 8s
OK Cesaroni I175 56.9oz 68ft/s 568ft/s 10.9G 2,113ft 9.8s 7s
OK Cesaroni I223 58.9oz 76ft/s 626ft/s 14.5G 2,135ft 9.6s 8s
OK AeroTech I211 57.5oz 87ft/s 588ft/s 19.0G 2,137ft 9.5s 7s
OK AeroTech I195 61.7oz 90ft/s 582ft/s 20.1G 2,159ft 9.7s 7s
OK Loki I316 60.5oz 113ft/s 671ft/s 28.5G 2,204ft 9.4s 8s
OK Loki I405 60.7oz 138ft/s 738ft/s 46.7G 2,237ft 9.3s 8s
OK Cesaroni I287 62.8oz 85ft/s 693ft/s 17.3G 2,261ft 9.7s 8s
OK Loki I210 60.5oz 101ft/s 620ft/s 25.3G 2,341ft 9.8s 8s
OK Loki I430 60.5oz 113ft/s 807ft/s 30.6G 2,343ft 9.5s 8s
OK Loki I377 61.3oz 127ft/s 729ft/s 37.7G 2,350ft 9.5s 8s
OK Cesaroni I470 59.0oz 120ft/s 849ft/s 33.0G 2,355ft 9.4s 8s
OK Cesaroni I285 59.3oz 89ft/s 707ft/s 20.4G 2,357ft 9.8s 8s
OK AeroTech I366 61.1oz 109ft/s 756ft/s 27.8G 2,377ft 9.6s 8s
OK Cesaroni I255 59.7oz 84ft/s 691ft/s 17.8G 2,406ft 9.9s 8s
OK AeroTech I435 59.8oz 135ft/s 838ft/s 44.5G 2,436ft 9.4s 8s
OK Cesaroni I303 59.1oz 92ft/s 746ft/s 24.1G 2,441ft 9.8s 8s
warningsW Loki I110 62.3oz 64ft/s 510ft/s 14.3G 2,453ft 10.8s 7s
OK Cesaroni I242 60.9oz 81ft/s 695ft/s 15.9G 2,533ft 10.2s 8s
OK AeroTech I284 61.1oz 107ft/s 765ft/s 27.1G 2,540ft 9.8s 8s
OK Cesaroni J357 62.7oz 102ft/s 851ft/s 28.5G 2,728ft 10.0s 8s
OK AeroTech I59 58.7oz 61ft/s 377ft/s 9.1G 2,856ft 13.5s 5s

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

Don't like the units? Login to set your preferences. Don't understand the results? See the motor guide help page.

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 G61 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G69 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G46 speed at end of launch guide too slow (39ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G79 speed at end of launch guide too slow (44ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G60 speed at end of launch guide too slow (48ft/s)
failedG AeroTech G69 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G58 speed at end of launch guide too slow (39ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G78 speed at end of launch guide too slow (48ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni G50 speed at end of launch guide too slow (36ft/s)
failedG AeroTech H73 speed at end of launch guide too slow (44ft/s)
failedG AeroTech H45 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)
failedG AeroTech I49 speed at end of launch guide too slow (34ft/s)
failedG Cesaroni I55 speed at end of launch guide too slow (37ft/s)

G These simulations were run with a launch guide length of 7ft (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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