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All About Jetex

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"All About Jetex"

All
                                      About Jetex
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All
                                      About Jetex
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48 pages, written and illustrated by the famous designer Paul Del Gatto:  66 illustrations, including more than 20 technical drawings, 24 full plans, 22 simplified plan drawings (3-view), 4 performance graphs, and 4 model photos, complete in one volume. 

Topics include:

  • Principles of Jets and Rockets: Turbojets, pulse jets, ramjets 
  • Jetex Model Power Units Operating Instructions: solid fuel charges, operation, reloading, care of the engine, installation, performance 
  • Hints for Good Flying
  • The Jetex Augmenter Tube 
  • Scaling up Plans: scaling up curves 
  • Designing Jetex powered missiles 
  • Advanced” Missiles (4)
  • Buying Balsa
  • Jetex Power: A simple approach to rocket-age model projects 
  • Increasing thrust
  • RTP
  • Jetex engine data
  • Rocket-powered Dyna-Soar 
  • "Rocket Their Way to Success" (PAA-Load) models analysis (22) 
  • New Jetex “50-HT”
  • 4 engine graphs
  • Two-stage rocket
  • Space Ship
Jetex-power modeling plans include:
  • Martin PTV-2N “Gorgon” 
  • Hi-thrusty
  • Convair Delta
  • Dyna-Soar
  • Peter Pan
  • Swif-f-ft
  • Whirley
  • Panam Polka
  • Floater
  • Gusty
  • Furnace
  • Fizzel Fazzel
  • “Stick” Missiles (5)
  • Apparition
  • Space Ship
  • Two-stage Rocket
Originally published by the original Jetex importer to the United States, American Telasco Ltd., Halesite, New York (circa 1960). 

New limited edition, digitally restored and republished by the Rocket Science Institute. Printed with a high-resolution laser printer (not photocopied) on high-quality, bright-white, acid-free paper for years of reference use. 

This exceptional text is not available anywhere else. 

Book reviewed here.

ISBN 1-878628-10-0     $16.95

 
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