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Solid-Fuel Rocket Maker Project

SKU: W43161
A Pitsco Exclusive


Learn about rockets, build your own, and launch them with the Solid-Fuel Rocket Maker Project. Note: Carrier service forbids shipping rocket engines by air. Rocket engines will be shipped ground only. If your order contains additional items, they will be shipped separately via our normal carrier.

Access the comprehensive Pitsco Rocket Kit Book for rocket building instructions, a short history of rockets, how to use the Pitsco LaunchGuard System, and much more! The Pitsco Rocket Kit Book is available for print here, or you can download a digital copy for free here.

Looking for standards-based activities to accompany these materials? The Solid-Fuel Rockets Teacher’s Guide is available for print here, or you can download a digital copy for free here.


Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 6-12


  • California Proposition 65 Warning:

    WARNING: This product contains one or more chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, and other reproductive harm.

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What You'll Get


Learning Values

  • Acceleration
  • Thrust
  • Center of gravity/pressure
  • Problem-solving
  • Spin-offs
  • Systems
  • Safety engineering
  • Technological design
  • Modeling
  • Trigonometric ratios
  • Measuring angles/lengths
  • Symmetry


  • Students Served: 50
  • Tools and Materials Required: Scissors, ruler, sponge, finish such as paint, and white glue
  • Fins: Coated paperboard
  • Recovery Type: Parachute