MassFraction-Rocket-D1b
by swjr-swis
uploaded 2017-04-22
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VAB
stock ship
#stock #challenge #payload #fraction #mammoth

Description

101.5t to 100x100km, single-stage unrecoverable rocket. 101.537/479.267=21.19%

Launch: throttle full, SAS stability on, stage, switch SAS to prograde at 53m/s, deactivate mammoth & vectors at 27km (AG1), burn until apoapsis at 100.3km, circularise. Stage to deliver payload. With a good burn, there should still be enough fuel to deorbit the lifter.
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A stock rocket called MassFraction-Rocket-D1b. Built in the VAB in KSP version 1.2.2 with 95 of the finest parts, its root part is probeStackLarge.
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An entry to the Stock Payload Fraction Challenge: the single-stage rocket D1b, delivering a 101.537t payload to 100x100km orbit for a 21.19% mass fraction.

Details

  • Type: VAB
  • Class: ship
  • Part Count: 95
  • Pure Stock

Challenge Details

  • Launch mass: 479.267t
  • Payload mass: 101.537t
  • Mass fraction: 21.19%
  • Target orbit: 100x100km

Mods

  • Squad (stock)

Don’t take anything too seriously, I’m mostly just having crazy fun testing the (im)possibilites of flight, physics and design in the amazing sandbox that is Kerbal Space Program. Feedback is welcome!

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