Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - rockets - fun http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:35:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 black powder rocket engine diy http://www.instructables.com/id/black-powder-rocket-engine-diy/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 23:31:16 PDT
Water Rocket Mortar http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Rocket-Mortar/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 07:51:04 PDT
5 minute Easy Bake Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-Easy-Bake-Rocket/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 01:59:07 PDT
How to Make a Rocket Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Rocket-Engine-1/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 20:55:48 PDT
Frank's Water Rocket Overview and Demonstration http://www.instructables.com/id/Franks-Water-Rocket-Overview-and-Demonstration/
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 21:58:19 PST
120 PSI - Air Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/120-PSI-Air-Gun/
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 11:13:18 PST
Shoot The Rainbow! Multicolored Milkshake Straw Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoot-The-Rainbow-Multicolored-Milkshake-Straw-Roc/
Shoot The Rainbow! Multicolored Milkshake Straw Rockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/5MVC/HMMFB3OF/FMK5MVCHMMFB3OF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/5MVC/HMMFB3OF/FMK5MVCHMMFB3OF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/5MVC/HMMFB3OF/FMK5MVCHMMFB3OF.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer It is easy to make fun things from simple household materials. There are plenty of ways to entertain yourself with just a little imagination. In this Instructable, you will learn how to create a simple collection of multicolored milkshake straw rockets that can transform a boring afternoon into hour...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 18:59:57 PDT
How to Build a Soda Pop Bottle Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Soda-Pop-Bottle-Rocket-Launcher/
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 06:00:33 PDT
DIY Model Rocket Parachute http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Model-Rocket-Parachute/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 16:40:43 PDT
Kid Friendly Film Canister Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-Friendly-Film-Canister-Rocket/
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 19:13:03 PDT
mini rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/mini-rockets/
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 23:07:37 PDT
Pocket-Sized $5 Cannon in 5 Minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-5-Cannon-in-5-Minutes/
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 14:09:58 PDT
Smoke Bomb http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Smoke-Bomb-2/
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 21:14:39 PDT
Bottle Rocket Launcher: The Cheap, Doesn't Get You Wet Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Rocket-Launcher-The-Cheap-Doesnt-Get-You/
Bottle Rocket Launcher: The Cheap, Doesn't Get You Wet Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/0EPU/GQWF8WIZ/FNU0EPUGQWF8WIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/0EPU/GQWF8WIZ/FNU0EPUGQWF8WIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/0EPU/GQWF8WIZ/FNU0EPUGQWF8WIZ.SMALL.jpg sshuggi Whether you're a teacher, a kid, or just someone that wants to have fun with some water, bottle rockets are a good way to explore aerodynamics and basic rocketry without breaking the bank. (Plus, it's a good way to reuse old water bottles. Think green!) Parts and Tools Parts: 1   - 10' length of...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2011 16:34:48 PDT
Make a Vacuum-cleaner Bazooka http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Vacuum-cleaner-Bazooka/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 05:46:33 PDT
Build your own Indoor-Safe PVC Air Laucher http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Indoor-Safe-PVC-Air-Laucher/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2011 11:01:03 PDT
The FireCracker Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/The-FireCracker-Rocket/
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Fri, 25 Feb 2011 20:53:32 PST
Duct Tape Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Rocket/
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Mon, 22 Nov 2010 19:47:34 PST
From Rubbish to Rocketry http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Rubbish-to-Rocketry/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2009 12:57:57 PDT
caprisun stomp rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/caprisun-stomp-rockets/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2009 15:12:49 PDT
Pocket Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Rocket/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2009 12:06:46 PDT
Rubber Band Powered Straw Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Straw-Rocket/
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Sun, 24 May 2009 18:05:43 PDT
Cork rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-rocket-1/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2009 08:16:56 PDT
The Green Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-model-rocket-from-stuff-at-home/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2009 12:34:18 PDT
How to make a baking soda and vinegar rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-baking-soda-and-vinegar-rocket/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2009 10:45:09 PST
UPDATED!!!!Jill's Really Really REALLY Powerful Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Jills-Really-Really-REALLY-Powerful-Gun/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2008 10:54:09 PDT
Pocket Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Rocket-Launcher/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2008 19:05:45 PDT
Water Rocket with easy launching pad (simple!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Rocket-with-easy-launching-pad-simple/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2008 13:59:39 PST
Throwing Coin Popper http://www.instructables.com/id/Throwing-Coin-Popper/
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Wed, 21 Nov 2007 14:50:23 PST
water rocket launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/water-rocket-launcher/
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By: robert

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Wed, 14 Nov 2007 11:26:18 PST
cork rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/cork-rocket/
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By: Mr. M

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Tue, 28 Aug 2007 18:28:12 PDT
Small easy k'nex gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-easy-k-nex-gun/
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By: Moloro0

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Sat, 2 Dec 2006 11:03:03 PST
Fun with teabag / bar trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-with-teabag--bar-trick/
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By: datelus

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Tue, 21 Nov 2006 15:47:17 PST
The Totally Awesome Pencil Cannon http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Totally-Awesome-Pencil-Cannon/
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By: TomMcKiller

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Mon, 30 Oct 2006 17:46:54 PST
The World's Cheapest Frizbee http://www.instructables.com/id/The-World-s-Cheapest-Frizbee/
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By: TomMcKiller

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Mon, 30 Oct 2006 11:43:54 PST
QuickMods - Soda Bottle Rocket Launch Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/QuickMods---Soda-Bottle-Rocket-Launch-Pad/
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By: Aeshir

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Thu, 27 Jul 2006 14:50:55 PDT
Easy to build, easy to use, water bottle launcher! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-build%2c-easy-to-use%2c-water-bottle-launcher!/
Easy to build, easy to use, water bottle launcher! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/YM73/9VEEP27VBJA/F3QYM739VEEP27VBJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/YM73/9VEEP27VBJA/F3QYM739VEEP27VBJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/YM73/9VEEP27VBJA/F3QYM739VEEP27VBJA.SMALL.jpg bpwagner Here it is... a simple water bottle rocket launcher that you can build in an evening and play with the very next day. I first saw this design at the Tunnel Mill scout camp in southern Indiana. Kids will have a blast (no pun intended) launching water filled 20oz plastic bottles 50 ft or more into t...
By: bpwagner

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Tue, 21 Mar 2006 19:18:43 PST