This is the archived website of the first two years of the MaCH-SR1 project during the first half of Phase I, and does not contain information about what is currently happening. For information on the current project, please visit: www.MaCH-SR1.org.
The MaCH-SR1 hybrid rocket
launch vehicle is a student-driven project
that is currently under development at the University of Colorado in Boulder.
The core team consists of eight
students, but there are also advisors and many other interested people
contributing in one way or another.
The specific long-term technical goal of this project is to build a sub-orbital rocket that is capable of:
There are five phases to the project. Currently we are in Phase I.
As soon as testing starts,
we'll have lots of documentation going into this website so that everyone
can see what's going on with it
"I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success... Such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything." - Nikola Tesla