SKAR 101L: Workshop

Introduction to Rocketry Workshop

Instructor Information

Instructor Email  
Christopher R. Birkinbine

General Information


A workshop designed to teach the basic skills required in building a Skill Level 1 Rocket

Expectations and Goals

Students taking this workshop can expect to gain the skills and experience necessary to build any Class 1 Model Rocket.

The goal of the workshop is to become comfortable with the hobby..

Course Materials

Required Materials

No materials required.

Optional Materials

You may bring your own construction materials such as wood glue, 240 grit sand paper, hobby knife, scotch tape, scissors, ruler, and pencil. Materials will be available to share with other students

Further Reading

Handbook of Model Rocketry –Book- Stine, G. Harry

Rocket Building 101 DVD, Apogee Components

Provided kit

The cost of this workshop includes an Estes Viking kit. More information on this kit can be found here