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Its multiple rotating blades swirl at between 500 and 1000 times a minute but never touching the sides to avoid the risk of a spark

I know how the process works in general, but surprised that's it that akin to baking.   :D

Intersting article.

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Avio. P120 Engine

Published on Jul 11, 2018

The first static firing of the development model of the P120C solid rocket motor will soon take place at Europe’s Spaceport. P120C is the solid propulsion module common to Ariane 6 and Vega-C.
Here are all the steps of P120 C, from creation in the factory to prepare for transport.

Tony De La Rosa