What happened to auk 24? How long did it go?

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The rather terrifying thing that happened with auk24 was that it didn't even get off the ground.  The electric ignition failed so the boys actually crawled out with a piece of tin covering them for fear that the thing would explode while they were too close.  They eventually found that the wire had come out and they jammed an old fuse into it and lit it.  They were afraid it would burn very quickly and it did actually just flash right into the propellant and they didn't have time to move anywhere.  The rocket took off just fine that time.

The rocket went about 8500 feet high, so they had made some improvement, but clearly something was still wrong.  At least this time the corrosion was far less extensive.

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