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Marvel Engineering: Guy Creates a Rocket at Home and It reaches to an Overwhelming Height.

Engineering is a marvel. Many historical inventions have changed the way we live our life.

Let us have a look at this amazing invention of a home-made rocket and this is no ordinary rocket, it scaled up to height of 1,21,000 ft. The rocket was named Qu8k (Quake) was built by Derek Deviile in an attempt to win the John Carmack's 100kft Micro Prize. The rocket reached at this height in just 92 seconds and they managed to capture this in a video too!

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Marvel Engineering: Guy Creates a Rocket at Home and It reaches to an Overwhelming Height.

Marvel Engineering: Guy Creates a Rocket at Home and It reaches to an Overwhelming Height.

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The Qu8k was launched from custom built tower...

The Qu8k was launched from custom built tower...

...which looked like this.

...which looked like this.

They worked very hard to make it possible.

They worked very hard to make it possible.

It needed all the art work..

It needed all the art work..

..Nevertheless they enjoyed a lot!

..Nevertheless they enjoyed a lot!

And they did make a wonderful rocket.

And they did make a wonderful rocket.

The excited team.

The excited team.

The Rocket is 167.5 inches long and 8 inches in diameter.

The Rocket is 167.5 inches long and 8 inches in diameter.

The rocket used APCP fuel as air propellant to achieve the velocity of 3200ft.

The rocket used APCP fuel as air propellant to achieve the velocity of 3200ft.

Specifications of the Rocket.

Specifications of the Rocket.

The rocket is embedded with 4 GPS Devices, two timers and an accelerometer.

The rocket is embedded with 4 GPS Devices, two timers and an accelerometer.

It also had Go Pro Hero HD video cameras and a Flip HD camera...

It also had Go Pro Hero HD video cameras and a Flip HD camera...

... That means everything in the flight was recorded.

... That means everything in the flight was recorded.

It's ready for the flight!

It's ready for the flight!

And Here it Goes!

And Here it Goes!

This is how it looked.

This is how it looked.

It returned to earth in 7.5 minutes and touched a great height.

It returned to earth in 7.5 minutes and touched a great height.

This was how the Rocket returned back.

This was how the Rocket returned back.

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