Fin Flutter

This video is absolutely amazing. As the video plays watch the fins closely. As the two stage Quantum Leap rocket reaches Mach 1 the fiberglass fins do amazing things. This is a 5mb clip. Remember…focus on the fins.

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One Response to Fin Flutter

  1. Dick Stafford says:

    There was a lot of discussion about this a while back. The prevailing explanation seems to be that this flutter was greatly exagerated due to artifacts in the recording process..

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