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Hercules solid rocket engine. 457 kN.

Gross mass: 1,363 kg (3,004 lb).
Unfuelled mass: 602 kg (1,327 lb).
Height: 4.19 m (13.74 ft).
Diameter: 0.58 m (1.90 ft).
Thrust: 457.00 kN (102,737 lbf).
Burn time: 3.50 s.

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  • Hercules American manufacturer of rocket engines and rockets. Hercules, Wilmington, Delaware, USA. More...

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  • Solid Solid propellants have the fuel and oxidiser embedded in a rubbery matrix. They were developed to a high degree of perfection in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's. In Russia, development was slower, due to a lack of technical leadership in the area and rail handling problems. Solid propellants have the fuel and oxidiser embedded in a rubbery matrix. They were developed to a high degree of perfection in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's. In Russia, development was slower, due to a lack of technical leadership in the area and rail handling problems. More...

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