Arduino Rocket Launcher for 3D Printed Rockets

by chall2009, published

Arduino Rocket Launcher for 3D Printed Rockets by chall2009 Mar 29, 2014


When I was a kid, I loved playing with Estes Rockets, so I decided to get back into the hobby but using all of my maker skizzls. So here's a really cool Arduino Rocket Launcher launching 3D Printed rockets from my MakerBot Replicator2! Enjoy! Fully Open Source for anyone to make!

Full Assembly and Launch Instructions are on Instructables!

VIDEOS - More Coming Weather Permitting!
Compilation of Launches - NEW!!
Launcher Test
Rocket Launch in Slow-Mo

Rockets that Work Well
3D Printed Rocket with Forward Swept Fins by QwykSylver
Disposable Rocket by kebes22


Full Instructions Here on Instructables

Use my GitHub for the Arduino Code

For printing:
no supports, raft, .200mm thickness.

Have fun and be careful!

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you said you make a launch pad? could you link the files please?

Great use of Arduino tech...

Since your into rockets you might like this. I grew up flying rockets like this as a kid.


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Holy heck, that thing looks awesome! Gonna have to print me one.

Glad you like it! Love your rocket design and I hope you post more!

hi :) i want closeup hareware photo
can u upload? plz