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The amateur rocket club was formed in 1965 i Djursholm, Sweden. The club was specialized in different Potassium- and ammonimperchlorate propellants. During the 1970's the club was one of the worlds leading amateur rocket motorbuilder.

As most 6.2 km in altitude was reached in 1986. The club was however capable of launching well over 20 km, but life gradually change with family, kids and jobcareer.

The largest rocket (4 meter high) was launched in 1970, propelled by Zn+S. Failed.

The most powerful motor developed a thrust of 1000 Kp ("1 metric ton"). Specific impulse frequently reached 185-220 s.

Reading, mostly in Swedish:

Download PDF-report from IRA-NERO cooperation 1976-78 (13 Mb)

Verksamhetsberättelse 1977

Uppskjutningarna från UTÖ 1969.

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ODEN launched several times in 1976-77 to 4.5 km altitude. 3 kg propellant and a total weight of approx. 8 kg.






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