F3S0 "Shrimp" Solid Fuel Booster

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F3S0 "Shrimp" Solid Fuel Booster
Part image
Solid rocket booster by

Radial size Tiny, Radial mounted
Cost (total) 150.00 Funds
(dry) 96.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.83 t
(dry) 0.15 t
Drag 0.2-0.3
Max. Temp. 2200 K
Volume  ?
Impact Tolerance 7 m/s
Research Precision propulsion.png Precision Propulsion
Unlock cost 1 600 Funds
Since version 1.8
Part configuration SolidBoosterF3S0.cfg
Solid rocket booster
Maximum thrust (1 atm) 26.51 kN
(vacuum) 30.00 kN
Isp (1 atm) 190 s
(vacuum) 215 s
Fuel consumption 1.90 Units of fuel/s

Thrust vectoring No
Fuel 90.0 Units of fuel
Burn time (1 atm) 41.9 s
(vacuum) 47.4 s

The F3S0 "Shrimp" Solid Fuel Booster (also known as an SRB) is a solid rocket booster used to provide a short burst of additional thrust to a rocket. It comes as a single unit. The engine and fuel tank are one single part which means that it isn't possible to increase the burn time for it by adding more fuel tanks.

Product description

Kerbodyne was asked to deliver a small, high efficiency solid fuel booster and that's just what they did. While it may just look like a someone welded a rocket nozzle onto a scuba tank, some serious technology went into making this motor.



  • Initial Release