R/C KFC bucket airplane & shoulder launched FPV boost glider

The Rocketry Forum

Help Support The Rocketry Forum:

This site may earn a commission from merchant affiliate links, including eBay, Amazon, and others.


Lorenzo von Matterhorn
Jan 31, 2009
Reaction score
Very funny and interesting effort:

RC KFC bucket aeroplane (magnus effect)


A tube launched R/C boost glider flight tested with prop propulsion in the first video. NAR safety codes and possibly FAA rules violated maximally. As the Mythbusters would say, don't try this at home:

DIY Javelin Guided missile Part1


DIY Javelin missile part 2 - he has multiple E9-6 CATOs in the video - 01/12/16 is the date code on one of the unused E9-6s he holds up in the video, but the date code of the CATOed motors isn't shown:


DIY Javelin Rocket launcher (part 3) - final version with launches