What Does the Water Rocket Nozzle Do?

A man sprinkling water using a rubber hose

A water rocket nozzle is an essential component of any water rocket. It is responsible for directing the flow of water from the pressurized reservoir to the rocket itself. Without a nozzle, your water rocket will not perform as well as it could. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the different types … Read more

Paper Rocket Launchers – Can They Go Higher Than a Water Rocket?

A blue origami rocket

There are many different types of rocket launchers. Some are more popular than others. For example, water rocket launchers are very popular among hobbyists, while paper rocket launchers are not as common. But can paper rocket launchers fly higher than water rockets? In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at … Read more

How Does a PVC Pipe Rocket Launcher Work?

Close up image of blue PVC pipes

Do you want to know how to make a PVC pipe rocket launcher? It’s really quite simple! This rocket is fun to make and is fascinating to watch once it flies up to the sky. In this blog post, we’ll walk you through the steps necessary to make your very own PVC … Read more

Why You Need Each Part of a Water Bottle Rocket

Water bottle in the form of a rocket on blue

A water bottle rocket is a fun, easy-to-build project that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. However, in order to make a water bottle rocket that actually flies, you need each part to do its job properly. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the importance of each part of a … Read more

What Materials Are Needed to Build a Water Rocket Launcher?

A water rocket launch

It’s summertime, and that means one thing: water rockets! If you’re looking to get in on the fun, you’ll need a water rocket launcher. But what materials do you require to build one? In this blog post, we will discuss the different materials needed and how to put them all together. So … Read more

Tips for Videoing Your Water Rocket Launch

Tips for Videoing Your Water Rocket Launch

Water bottle rockets are delightful and thrilling to watch both for children and adults. Be it in the backyard, science fairs, or festivals, the fun is always the same, witnessing these simple devices successfully whiz to the sky. Yet, be sure to document every launch through video. Not only will it allow … Read more

Water Rocket Launchers Can be a Great Hobby

A water rocket launcher lifting off

Water bottle rocket launchers are the safest and the least expensive way for children, students, and even adults to learn and understand the fundamentals of forces and a vehicle’s response to external forces. These water bottles are subjected to four different forces during the flight: thrust, weight, aerodynamic forces, and lift and … Read more

The Science Behind Water Rockets

The Science Behind Water Rockets

Water rockets have long been a source of entertainment for both kids and adults. Launching them at backyards or open fields and sending them rushing to the sky is undoubtedly fun to watch. Yet, water rockets have also been valued for education. Aside from robots, they are a permanent and popular project … Read more

Making a Water Rocket Launcher at Home

setting up water rocket launcher

Have you ever dreamed about sending a rocket sky-high? If yes, this is your lucky day because we are here to show you that you can make a rocket fly without messing with dangerous explosives. All you need to have is a bottle, PVC pipes, water, and a bicycle pump. If you … Read more