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Bill Colburn

Co-Inventor

Urbanski-Colburn Valve

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Background Information

Employment History

Project Leader

The SORAC Project


Affiliations

A-Rocket Moving & Storage Inc

Contributing Member


Aerocon Systems Co

Founder


Amateur Rocket Group

Founder


Web References(17 Total References)


Hybrid Design Factors by Bill Colburn: Aerocon Systems

aeroconsystems.com [cached]

Hybrid Design Factors by Bill Colburn | Click to view
Hybrid Design Factors by Bill Colburn: Aerocon Systems Hybrid Design Factors by Bill Colburn Hybrid Design Factors by Bill Colburn The introduction to Hybrid Technology is written by Bill Colburn, the Co-Inventor of the Urbanski-Colburn Valve for simplified hybrid motor construction. Bill also designed, constructed and tested the first Hypergolic Hybrid Motor in June of 1951. Bill also built the first N2O Hybrid motor using 2 inch tanks (laboratory demonstration tanks), the fore-runner of the consumer High Power Rocket Motors now supplied by both Aerotech and Hypertech. Bill wrote the first Hybrid Propulsion Manual aimed at the field of Experimental Rocketry. This re-written manual is included as part of the SORAC Hybrid Manual.


Aerocon Systems Advanced Hybrid Manual

www.aeroconsystems.com [cached]

The introduction to Hybrid Technology is written by Bill Colburn, the Co-Inventor of the Urbanski-Colburn Valve for simplified hybrid motor construction.
Bill also designed, constructed and tested the first Hypergolic Hybrid Motor in June of 1951. Bill also built the first N2O Hybrid motor using 2 inch tanks (laboratory demonstration tanks), the fore-runner of the consumer High Power Rocket Motors now supplied by both Aerotech and Hypertech. Bill wrote the first Hybrid Propulsion Manual aimed at the field of Experimental Rocketry. This re-written manual is included as part of the SORAC Hybrid Manual.


Hybrid Design Manual

www.sorac.org [cached]

The introduction to Hybrid Technology is written by Bill Colburn, the Co-Inventor of the Urbanski-Colburn Valve for simplified hybrid motor construction.
Bill also designed, constructed and tested the first Hypergolic Hybrid Motor in June of 1951. Bill also built the first N2O Hybrid motor using 2 inch tanks (laboratory demonstration tanks), the fore-runner of the consumer High Power Rocket Motors now supplied by both Aerotech and Hypertech. Bill wrote the first Hybrid Propulsion Manual aimed at the field of Experimental Rocketry. This re-written manual is included as part of the SORAC Hybrid Manual. Send check or money order made out to William Colburn in US Dollars to: William Colburn P.O. Box 204 Hollister, CA 95024-0204 NOTE: Payment can be made through PayPal by contacting Bill Colburn at: space1space@sbcglobal.net


Sorac Team

www.sorac.org [cached]

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LUNAR NARCON 2013

lunar.org [cached]

Bill Colburn Hybrid Rocketry / Early Bay Area Rocketry
The early pre-Estes years of rocketry are the main course followed by anecdotal Apollo Memories that have not been shared as yet relating to the Little Joe Astronaut Recovery Testing and the 5 mission critical pyro devices he designed for the Apollo Program. About Bill Colburn Bill Colburn, a rocketeer, Aerospace Engineer, Propulsion Consultant for over 60 years. In the Rocket Motor Research Society tested 1200 Sugar Propellant Motors (as the apparent originator of this propellant) as well as ram jets, pulse jets, bi-liquid engines and hybrid rocket motors over an 18 year span. Later the President of the Northern California Chapter of the Reaction Research Society. Bill is the founder of Aerocon, now operated by Bob Fortune, a rocketry supply company. Bill is currently the project leader for a small launch vehicle, a civilian sector activity.


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