Handbook of Model Rocketry, 7th Edition (NAR Official Handbook)

Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Author: G. Harry Stine, Bill Stine
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by FullFrontalNoodly   2019-07-21

This is the book you want to start with:

https://www.amazon.com/Handbook-Model-Rocketry-7th-Official/dp/0471472425

by FullFrontalNoodly   2019-07-21

This is the definitive guide:

https://www.amazon.com/Handbook-Model-Rocketry-7th-Official/dp/0471472425

This is the "Cliff's Notes" for getting started:

https://estesrockets.com/wp-content/uploads/Educator/2819_Estes_Model_Rocketry_Technical_Manual.pdf

Apogee Components has a huge amount of information available, both on their website and their youtube channel. All of that is well worth reading/watching.

by FullFrontalNoodly   2019-07-21

RPE is great for theory and big rockets. You can find a copy here:

https://archive.org/details/RocketPropulsionElements8thEditionByOscarBiblarzGeorgeP.Sutton

But for where you are now, these two are likely going to be more important at the moment:

https://www.amazon.com/Handbook-Model-Rocketry-7th-Official/dp/0471472425

https://www.amazon.com/Modern-High-Power-Rocketry-Mark-Canepa/dp/1412058104