A detailed build log kept over the build period is available here: Dark Shadow Build Log.Each flight log entry usually represents a launch or test day, and describes the events that took place.
This rocket was an extension on the lessons learned with The Shadow and Shadow II fiberglass rockets.Just as many have done before to us the main performance upgrade for this rocket was the use of carbon fiber sleeve reinforcing on the pressure chamber., Paul K, John K and AK This is a continuation from the Thunda Down Under launch. We wanted to bring something special to the Thunda Down Under event, and so we started developing this rocket around 8 months beforehand.Dark Shadow is our first serious attempt at building a high altitude water rocket.
Based in South East Queensland, the Queensland Rocketry Society Inc.
(QRS) is the largest and fastest growing rocketry club in Australia.