Maker Faire Bay Area 2014

Compressed Air Rocket 2.0 and Air Rocket Glider

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Sunday1:00 PM1:30 PMMake: Live StageNo Video Available

After six years and thousands of builds around the world, MAKE's Compressed Air Rocket Launcher has received a total overhaul. Come hear from the original designer Rick Schertle about all that went into this new design. Also hear about the new Air Rocket Glider designed in collaboration with Keith Violette. Keith and Rick's story is a classic maker collaboration between the East and West Coast.

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Rick Schertle

Rick teaches middle school in San Jose, CA and is a regular contributor to MAKE Magazine. Along with his wife and kids, he loves all things that fly.