C5-3 Engines
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C5-3 Engines



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The Estes C5-3 engine means 50% increase in maximum thrust over a standard C engine and the punch you need to propel those heavier rockets off the pad. The Super C is a great choice for larger birds and for payload rockets, like competition egg-lofters, that need that extra push.


Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

  • Total Impulse

10.00 N-Sec
  • Time Delay

3 Seconds
  • Max Lift Weight

8.0 oz
  • Max Thrust

20.40 Newtons (4.6 lbs)
  • Thrust Duration

1.85 Seconds
  • Length

2.8 in. (7 cm)
  • Diameter

18 mm
  • Weight

0.83 oz. (23.6 g)
  • Propellant Weight

0.39 oz (11 g)

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