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Orion Nuclear Spaceship 10m 1:400 3d printed

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Orion Nuclear Spaceship 10m 1:400 3d printed
Orion Nuclear Spaceship 10m 1:400 3d printed

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Orion Nuclear Spaceship 10m 1:400 3d printed
Orion Nuclear Spaceship 10m 1:400 3d printed

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Orion Nuclear Spaceship 10m 1:400

$30.00
3D printed in white nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.
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Nuclear pulse propulsion spaceship Orion (scale 1:400) The Orion concept offered high thrust and high specific impulse, or propellant efficiency, at the same time. The unprecedented extreme power requirements for doing so would be met by nuclear explosions, of such power relative to the vehicle's mass as to be survived only by using external detonations without attempting to contain them in internal structures. As a qualitative comparison, traditional chemical rockets—such as the Saturn V that took the Apollo program to the Moon—produce high thrust with low specific impulse, whereas electric ion engines produce a small amount of thrust very efficiently. Orion would have offered performance greater than the most advanced conventional or nuclear rocket engines then under consideration. Supporters of Project Orion felt that it had potential for cheap interplanetary travel, but it lost political approval over concerns with fallout from its propulsion.

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Orion Nuclear Spaceship 10m 1:400
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2.54 x 2.76 x 12.38 cm
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