24-77 "Twitch" Liquid Fuel Engine

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24-77 "Twitch" Liquid Fuel Engine
Part image
Liquid fuel engine by
Rockomax Conglomerate
Radial size Radial mounted
Cost (total) 230.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.08 t
Drag 0.2
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Impact Tolerance 7 m/s
Research Precision propulsion.png Precision Propulsion
Unlock cost 920 Funds
Since version 0.18
Part configuration liquidEngine24-77
Liquid fuel engine
Maximum thrust (1 atm) 15.17 kN
(vacuum) 16.00 kN
Isp (1 atm) 275 s
(vacuum) 290 s
Fuel consumption 1.13 Units of fuel/s


Thrust vectoring 8 °
Testing Environments
On the surface ✓ Yes
In the ocean ✓ Yes
On the launchpad ✓ Yes
In the atmosphere ✓ Yes
Sub orbital ✓ Yes
In an orbit ✓ Yes
On an escape ✓ Yes
Docked × No
Test by staging ✓ Yes
Manually testable ✓ Yes


The Rockomax 24-77 is used to provide thrust to a rocket. It is great for small probe landers because it has a great thrust-to-weight ratio. While it can be radially attached without a structural part and can be used to fit landing legs, it has the downside of being less powerful and efficient than the Rockomax 48-7S but is 10 kg lighter.

Description

Tiny engine! But very useful, good for craft where larger radial engines won't fit. Although, you may need more of them to lift larger payloads.

Rockomax Conglomerate

Changes

0.24
  • Cost increased from 240 to 480 (and made meaningful)
0.18
  • Initial Release