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Motor Guide Results

Here is your handy guide to the motors that might work with your rocket. We found 52 motors that fit and appear to have enough thrust (753 motors didn't fit, 6 motors failed safety checks). 56 motor had thrust curves available and 105 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 Park Flyer Hyperloc 160
Owner: Scott Sager
Body Diameter: 1.63in
Dry Weight: 10.0oz
MMT Diameter: 29.0mm
MMT Length: 6.00in
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 AeroTech E23 13.7oz 58ft/s 240ft/s 9.1G 895ft 7.6s 6s
OK AeroTech E16 13.8oz 50ft/s 231ft/s 7.5G 955ft 8.1s 6s
OK Cesaroni F36 13.7oz 62ft/s 337ft/s 19.9G 1,210ft 8.4s 7s
OK AeroTech F37 13.9oz 53ft/s 355ft/s 11.1G 1,464ft 9.3s 8s
OK AeroTech F27 12.8oz 57ft/s 345ft/s 9.1G 1,519ft 9.5s 7s
OK Cesaroni F36 13.6oz 59ft/s 382ft/s 10.4G 1,552ft 9.5s 8s
OK Cesaroni F32 13.8oz 54ft/s 370ft/s 10.5G 1,559ft 9.7s 8s
OK Cesaroni F29 13.7oz 50ft/s 369ft/s 7.7G 1,606ft 9.9s 8s
OK AeroTech F62 13.8oz 72ft/s 411ft/s 15.7G 1,607ft 9.4s 8s
OK AeroTech F23 12.9oz 62ft/s 363ft/s 12.6G 1,641ft 9.7s 8s
OK Cesaroni F120 13.7oz 110ft/s 458ft/s 37.1G 1,673ft 9.3s 9s
OK Cesaroni F31 13.6oz 57ft/s 405ft/s 13.8G 1,695ft 9.8s 8s
OK Cesaroni F59 13.5oz 81ft/s 446ft/s 17.9G 1,743ft 9.7s 9s
OK AeroTech F42 12.7oz 85ft/s 431ft/s 18.5G 1,765ft 9.7s 8s
OK AeroTech F20 12.8oz 64ft/s 386ft/s 12.5G 1,818ft 10.1s 8s
OK AeroTech F26 13.6oz 57ft/s 404ft/s 9.1G 1,923ft 10.6s 8s
OK AeroTech F67 12.8oz 96ft/s 512ft/s 23.3G 1,941ft 9.9s 9s
OK AeroTech F50 13.0oz 82ft/s 529ft/s 19.1G 2,140ft 10.3s 9s
OK AeroTech F52 14.3oz 84ft/s 506ft/s 19.0G 2,180ft 10.6s 9s
OK AeroTech F25 13.2oz 75ft/s 456ft/s 14.7G 2,229ft 10.9s 8s
OK AeroTech F40 14.5oz 73ft/s 496ft/s 16.0G 2,331ft 11.1s 9s
OK AeroTech G54 14.8oz 79ft/s 543ft/s 18.9G 2,374ft 11.0s 9s
OK Estes F50 13.0oz 86ft/s 578ft/s 20.8G 2,380ft 10.7s 9s
OK Cesaroni G88 15.4oz 86ft/s 599ft/s 26.4G 2,411ft 10.9s 10s
OK AeroTech G104 14.8oz 106ft/s 612ft/s 28.6G 2,471ft 10.9s 10s
warningsW Apogee F10 13.0oz 49ft/s 315ft/s 6.8G 2,549ft 14.0s 7s
OK AeroTech G74 13.1oz 89ft/s 679ft/s 24.1G 2,591ft 11.0s 10s
OK AeroTech G38 14.4oz 68ft/s 526ft/s 12.2G 2,602ft 11.6s 9s
OK AeroTech G53 15.1oz 84ft/s 575ft/s 19.6G 2,637ft 11.4s 10s
OK Cesaroni G80 15.1oz 84ft/s 665ft/s 22.6G 2,712ft 11.4s 10s
OK AeroTech G77 15.8oz 73ft/s 677ft/s 19.8G 2,867ft 11.8s 10s
OK Estes G40 14.3oz 79ft/s 612ft/s 17.3G 2,910ft 11.8s 10s
OK AeroTech G77 14.3oz 81ft/s 744ft/s 23.9G 2,912ft 11.5s 10s
OK AeroTech G40 14.3oz 79ft/s 612ft/s 17.3G 2,912ft 11.8s 10s
OK AeroTech G79 15.5oz 83ft/s 704ft/s 22.2G 2,984ft 11.8s 10s
OK AeroTech G72 14.6oz 78ft/s 748ft/s 24.2G 2,986ft 11.7s 10s
OK Cesaroni G83 15.1oz 88ft/s 719ft/s 22.9G 3,013ft 11.8s 10s
OK Cesaroni G250 15.0oz 145ft/s 843ft/s 70.2G 3,018ft 11.4s 11s
OK AeroTech G79 14.4oz 74ft/s 722ft/s 19.4G 3,031ft 11.8s 10s
OK Cesaroni G68 15.5oz 78ft/s 688ft/s 20.4G 3,037ft 12.0s 10s
OK Cesaroni G57 15.1oz 85ft/s 664ft/s 19.9G 3,090ft 12.1s 10s
OK AeroTech G76 15.2oz 110ft/s 699ft/s 34.8G 3,169ft 11.9s 10s
OK AeroTech G75 14.7oz 91ft/s 801ft/s 24.8G 3,181ft 11.8s 10s
OK Cesaroni G126 15.1oz 111ft/s 818ft/s 36.9G 3,181ft 11.8s 11s
OK AeroTech G64 15.3oz 93ft/s 691ft/s 24.5G 3,264ft 12.1s 10s
OK AeroTech G78 14.4oz 86ft/s 819ft/s 24.4G 3,343ft 12.0s 10s
OK AeroTech G125 14.4oz 109ft/s 922ft/s 36.7G 3,359ft 11.8s 11s
OK AeroTech G25 14.3oz 56ft/s 572ft/s 9.8G 3,476ft 13.3s 8s
OK AeroTech G80 14.5oz 94ft/s 843ft/s 24.8G 3,480ft 12.1s 10s
OK AeroTech G138 15.2oz 107ft/s 1,156ft/s 40.2G 4,078ft 12.6s 12s
warningsD Estes F26 13.6oz 7:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)
warningsD Estes G80 14.5oz 19:1 thrust/weight ratio (no data)

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

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 Estes E16 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)
failedG Estes F15 speed at end of launch guide too slow (44ft/s)
failedG AeroTech F22 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)
failedG AeroTech G8 speed at end of launch guide too slow (23ft/s)
failedG AeroTech G11 speed at end of launch guide too slow (46ft/s)
failedG AeroTech G12 speed at end of launch guide too slow (47ft/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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