All of the parts we ordered for WR-1 have arrived, and we have begun the first stage of building the competition rocket!
The first step was cutting the body-tube to the correct length and number of sections:
The next step was to cut and re-shape the coupler tube:
The finished coupler tube had to then be attached to the payload section:
Next we worked on the inner tube \ engine mount:
Here you can see Rob admiring our hard work:
We have a small issue of engine retention, which we’ll have a look into and update you when we know what we’re doing
The next step was to make and attach the fins:
The last step for now, was to add and smooth the fin fillets:
Our finished work on first stage of building the competition rocket:
Look out for more updates!