If you read Bill Gurstelle’s “Happy Blastoff” piece, about last year’s LDRS (Large Dangerous Rocket Ships) event, in MAKE Vol. 10, and it whet your appetite for building some LDRS of your own, INFOCentral is for you. Maintained by Rocketry Online, it’s a decent beginner’s online reference library covering all aspects of rocket design, construction, launching, tracking and recovery.
Rocketry Online’s INFOCentral – Link
From the pages of MAKE:
Happy Blastoff. Smoke, sound, and fury at the Large Dangerous Rocket Ship launchpad. Read this article in MAKE: 10: Home Electronics, Page 48. Subscribers–read this article now in your digital edition or click here to subscribe.
Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.View more articles by Gareth Branwyn