G Motor Thrust to Weight Ratios

Motors G HI JK LM
G Motor Thrust to Weight Ratios
Motor Type Mfg. Max. Weight LBS

(5:1)

Max. Weight GRAMS (5:1) Initial Thrust (lbs.) Average Thrust (lbs.)
G25 (n) Aerotech 1.08 490 12 5.4
G33 (r) (n) Aerotech 1.36 617 12 6.8
G35 (n) Aerotech 1.52 689 17 7.6
G40 (n) Aerotech 1.46 662 14 7.3
G40 Kosden 1.66 753 13 8.3
G54 (r) (n) Aerotech 2.16 980 15 10.8
G55 (n) Aerotech 2.1 953 16 10.5
G60 (r) Cesaroni 2.92 1,325 16 14.6
G64 (r) (n) Aerotech 2.86 1,297 14.3
G65 (r) Kosden 3.14 1,424 15.7
G70 (n) NCR 3.14 1,424 19 15.7
G75 (r) Aerotech 2.98 1,352 17 14.9
G75 (r) Kosden 3.36 1,524 20 16.8
G80 (n) Aerotech 3.68 1,669 24 18.4

* Estimated Performance; inadequate data available

(r) indicates reloadable motor

(n) indicates NAR

Shaded areas indicate motors are no longer certified by TMT and will not be allowed for launches after 8/31/01.