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Photo of motor. Last of the major rocket parts
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@@ -122,7 +122,7 @@ The nosecone has the top half of the recovery system. A pusher presses against t
The rocket falls under drogue until about 300 meters altitude when the drogue and nosecone are cut away by a pyrotechnic line cutter. The action also pulls out the main chute.
<div class="image_gallery">
-[[!img recover.jpg size="200x548"]]
+[[!img recover.jpg size="400x200"]]
</div>
### Payload Module
@@ -167,6 +167,13 @@ The flight computer (FC). This is the main computer, Ethernet hardware battery a
[[!img fc_buttoned.jpg size="140x140"]]
</div>
+### Motor and 'Spin Can'
+
+The motor casing also has a set of fins for stability. But ours are special The 3 fins are on a free-rotating bearing so rotational forces on the fins do not overpower the small roll control canards.
+
+<div class="image_gallery">
+[[!img motor_1.jpg size="200x400"]]
+</div>
# Logistics