HOW ROCKETS ARE MADE (Rocket Factory Tour - United Launch Alliance) - Smarter Every Day 231
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  • SmarterEveryDay

    Thanks for watching this video. I'm glad you're here. If you feel like this earns your subscription please click here: How this happened: I messaged Tory "If you ever find yourself with an open lunch I'll buy. No cameras, just rocket geek chat." A few months later he changed a flight one day so we could grab lunch, but he also carved out a couple of hours before lunch to give me a personal tour. He's as cool off camera as he is on camera. He allowed me to ask any technical question I had, and I never even got close to the limits of his understanding of rockets. His technical prowess is something I aspire to. We made a video on the second channel where I interview him about more specific things about rockets, as well as how he feels about competitors. 2nd Channel Interview with Tory about rocket engines, competitors, and business philosophy:

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    Sebastian Leith

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    Tory is absolutely fantastic. I would love a tour aswell lol.

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    RGP B

    CEO is interesting, but... This is a poor and unconvincing ad for very bad rocket design. ULA rockets are not reusable = gargantuan waste of tax dollars

  • Don Clark
    Don Clark

    Great Tour

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  • Shadat Rahman
    Shadat Rahman

    Love the CEO. Down to earth and inspiring all generations.

  • Phildo

    That’s freaking awesome that not only does the CEO know everything that’s going on and how it works but the coolest part to me was that he actually said “we should steal you a chip so you have a piece of the Vulcan rocket when it goes to space” that was pretty awesome!!

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    Massimiliano Cardinali

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  • Isaac Alonzo
    Isaac Alonzo

    For some weird reason I'm only watching this today (1-March-2021) even though I have been subscribed for years, but boy am I glad that I spent an hour listening to Tory.

  • Joshua Chapin
    Joshua Chapin

    I saw "Factory...Rocket...Are" and my Brain saw "Fear Factory" and got excited 😆

  • Doxie Lain
    Doxie Lain

    I was part of a NASA Social for Osirix-Rex, and Tory came down to the launchpad and answered all our questions.I truly appreciated that.

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  • Auday Sami
    Auday Sami

    Amazing journey and the host was fabulous, i like the Manager who knows what’s going on his facilities. Thank you both and your teams for this episode.

  • Stuart Knappstein
    Stuart Knappstein

    This is one of your best videos. Watching two passionate people geek out about how to build rockets, well whats not to love! Thank you Destin & Troy.

  • Renaissance Engineering
    Renaissance Engineering

    Amazing how most of the most successful companies have STEM folks at the helm. Marketing and soft skills are great, but when the rubber meets the road, you need someone who actually knows what they're talking about.

  • SloppyDog

    CEO Tour: 50 minutes CEO Tour with Destin touching everything and talking to everybody: 5 hours.

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  • ReclusiveMountainMan

    You can tell both of you are passionate and enthusiastic about what you do. So cool!

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  • We Are Stardust
    We Are Stardust

    Thank you for this video!

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    What a nice guy

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    If I could I would have 2 subscriptions to your channel. Loved this vid!

  • Gusbert

    At the end of the video Destin asked Tory something about the payload and Tory answered that it's a rover they are going to set down to mars. So they literally were in charge of the transport of preserverance? not a native speaker so thanks for your answers in advance :)

  • Mike Diamond
    Mike Diamond

    What a great guy !! Didn’t expect that. He’s just excited and proud of what he and his company are building as the guy asking the questions. I bet it’s not the first time he’s explained it either, but he’s still proud and excited about the process.

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    Local Fit

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  • Brandon Lindblom
    Brandon Lindblom

    Destin: *in a rocket factory* can I touch that

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    FiveStarMan 94

    Working at a place like this is my dream job

  • bravejango12

    Tomorrow is exactly one year from the release of this video do we have an update on how much lighter the vulcan panels are?

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    Athisha Sanoop

    We made it .. Bahubali ..the GSLV of India Sir see comment pls..

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    Douglas county Kansas Railfan LKARFP

    By the way everyone whenever they say rocket factory they don’t make the whole thing they only make the shell and the stuff inside they don’t actually put in the controls the computers the engines or anything like that they just build in the shell and insulation as well as a few other things

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    I wonder why they need to keep a rocket booster a secret

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    Lil Chromosome

    You can tell Tory and Destin could be best friends. Destin is so excited to see all the stuff he’s dreamed of seeing, and Tory is super excited to nerd out with someone who appreciates and knows the magnitude of everything.

  • Mark Tucker
    Mark Tucker

    Blessings to the CEO, He was kind willing, and helpful love a wise CEO.

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    Peter Thiessen

    Amazing what technology offers

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    James DeMaio

    Watched many of your great vids, but this one was really awesome. I was sorry it was over, I’ll probably watch it more than once.

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    Nothing like having the CEO of a rocket manufacturing company telling the PR/HR people that "It's okay, I said he can take it"

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    You know what I found amazing, not just did the CEO know every little process (I'm sure it goes a lot deeper but still) he also said hello or waved at passing staff. I've been in so many companies where the CEO pretends I don't exist when he walks past with customers (aviation). An incredible company with what seems like a genuine, caring CEO

  • Juan Manuel
    Juan Manuel

    The coolest CEO ever, I wish I was there and the thing that you couldn't have shown.

  • Jay holloway II
    Jay holloway II

    He is running his own kerbal space program lol 😆

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    Lakario Davis

    Yay the moon saved us. Well bought us some time to save ourselves lol. I wonder is there any mention in the books about how only the rich and powerful were able to escape while the poor had to stay and perish or be taken alone the rich as slaves.

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    King Meow500

    I would rather do this instead of studying

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    the CEO though... he knows the ins and outs...

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    Extreme Fireballz

    I love machining it’s a secret passion of mine Me: you literally just told millions of people that I don’t think it’s secret

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    Absolute waste of money.... Wars only help the rich.. while the citizens dig deeper into their dismal grave..

  • DogbarkMusic

    An amazing tour, my entire family laughed me all the time I was watching and said dad is geeking out. Just found your Chanel while looking for Rover videos. I am now a permanant watcher. THANKS

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    KW0311 W

    Awesome people build rockets!

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    Supper cool!👍

  • 61spindrift

    That was a great video. Big thanks to Tory who is um.... well can't really describe him by words alone. He is highly intelligent and way cool and etc. etc. etc.

  • Markus Barkus
    Markus Barkus

    OMG this is the coolest video I have ever seen on UZload

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    can you start asking what the chances of you getting a job at these places aare lmao that would be great

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  • Dan Die
    Dan Die

    Hey it’s time to ask! 1 year almost. And I watched this for the third time!

  • JJ Tall
    JJ Tall

    He is so great at explaining everything. He really is awesome and so are you. New sub here. I need to watch again because I’m not any smarter 😊

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    JJ Tall

    That guy is Awsome

  • Ray Kodiak
    Ray Kodiak

    Space X rackets come down and land them selfs, these don’t, kind of like a computer with a DOS prompt and SpaceX has a GUI.

  • Nathan Valentine
    Nathan Valentine

    Great video Destin. I love your channel. If I may make a suggestion, could you please explain “ escape velocity “. I understand the definition, but I don’t see how a specific velocity is necessary to escape gravity

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  • Lord Baden
    Lord Baden

    I work at a company where my ceo has no idea what I do. This is refreshing and intimidating at the same time.

  • Ping Pong
    Ping Pong

    I would love to hear a conversation between Elon and Tony - it would be engineering overload. This was great though!

  • Revtune

    Fabulous video and Tory is amazing! Kudos to ULA!

  • Art Rangel
    Art Rangel

    Crazy thing i drove by this building everyday most of my life, I'm from Addison. I miss Alabama so bad!!

  • xmodalloy

    We really need Tory Bruno in the same room as Scott Manley. They look like each other's dopelgangers and are both rocket/space scientists. I would just be awesome!

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    Jish Boi

    when you eat bean burritos from taco bell: 0:12

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    I would have expected them to curve the plate then machine it, not the other way round. Isn't there a tisk the bending will deform the grid structure?

  • Keshava Prasad
    Keshava Prasad

    I always like the way you explain stuff.....your facial expressions are really good!!

  • bullhornzz

    That's a nice Vulcan rocket. 🤣 See what I did there? 🖖

  • Ce Lo
    Ce Lo

    Very interesting

  • DexyD20

    The Censored peek at top secret information is my favorite bit

  • SynTaco

    Instructions unclear. Made a nuclear bomb instead

  • Lydell Aaron
    Lydell Aaron

    CEO went to Cal Poly 💪

  • chewienick

    Tory seems so pleased to be talking to someone so enthusiastic about rockets. A real pleasure to see that love for a subject on both sides of an interview

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    Evilnemo21 Gaming

    The CEO seems like such a down to earth guy

  • Townie5lax

    This is simply the best video ever on UZload. I'd love to have a beer with Tony!

  • Anakin Skywalker
    Anakin Skywalker

    This is actually awesome! Much more respect to ULA for this!

  • Jimmy Based
    Jimmy Based

    Someone get Elon Musk. Destin needs a tour

  • TB4064

    Best video you have ever produced. Thank you!

  • Danny Barton
    Danny Barton

    At 23 minutes has me wondering why they have bikes in a rocket factory. 🤣

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    Guessagain KK

    Best factory tour I've ever seen! Rich content and simply explained, but most of all is the "engineering passion" behind it all.

  • Tony 'tonycuev' Cuevas
    Tony 'tonycuev' Cuevas

    Now that’s a great person to work for.