How to Clean a Rocket Motor
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Wait for motor to cool down Discard of all internal components (Only keep the forward and aft closures and the casing) Shake out any remnants of propellant or BP Soak closures in vinegar for 15 min Soak paper towels in vinegar and insert into casing and let sit for 15 min Discard vinegar, rinse casings w water Wipe everything with clorox wipes Rince again w water Dry w paper towels Apply light coat of grease to closures and screw onto casing Enjoy your shiny "new" motor casing