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    23rd May 2017, 12:43 PM
    Here is a slow-mo version, watch kid in black just above his head @ 11 seconds
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    22nd May 2017, 08:53 PM
    That looks really NICE Neil, I got my fingers crossed for you :wink: What are the specs on this rocket ? LxWxmm ?
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    22nd May 2017, 06:01 PM
    It would depend on where your putting it. But I would think where ever you put it ,centering ring, av bay, it would eventually start to brake...
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    22nd May 2017, 04:16 PM
    The UGLY; It broke about a half of an inch off the dorsal fin, that's it. fixed already :wink: my helper,,, I'm thinking about putting a...
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    22nd May 2017, 03:15 PM
    Meathead central; As I'm cleaning my Aerotech case from the G76 flight, I'm talking with another club member about when she will be trying for her...
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    22nd May 2017, 03:06 AM
    Let me back up a little,, Looking good on the pad My biggest concern building this rocket was the rail going through the ring, as you can...
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    21st May 2017, 06:13 PM
    Well I found the camera, the kid did pretty good with it.
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    21st May 2017, 04:30 AM
    Its always heart breaking to see your work destroyed. Evan, its funny you say that, ..." We can rebuild it ... Make it better than it was ......
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    21st May 2017, 04:12 AM
    What a GREAT DAY it was for rockets!! (once the rain stopped :wink:) We have some; good news, (not fake) the latest from meathead central,...
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    18th May 2017, 03:57 PM
    I'll try and get video to post. Thanks Ted :wink: Meanwhile, back at the lab,,, Final name, font and maybe color. I'll see what stickershock...
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    18th May 2017, 02:17 AM
    you know, I think I'll try her out this Saturday, no paint. Unless it rains Friday, that mud a our launch site is a BIT*H to get off.
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    17th May 2017, 07:01 PM
    Looking good my friend :wink:
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    17th May 2017, 06:57 PM
    Thank you Neil, Yeah I feel the same way. what gets me is the waiting, seems you mask for hours, then find something isn't right, so mask for...
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    17th May 2017, 06:14 PM
    Well the fillets are DONE all 10 feet or so of them. A couple look to be not drying too well, so since its going to be HOT today I'm thinking front...
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    16th May 2017, 04:56 AM
    MCriscione I don't know 3- 29mm motors?? I'd never see it again LOL. Seems i'm liking #2 also, OH, what to do, what to do,,,
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    16th May 2017, 03:45 AM
    Oh Sorry,,, I can't decide on a font,,, I'm liking #3
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    15th May 2017, 04:08 AM
    So here she is,, what do you guys think? of course she needs a paint job I think she is FANTASTIC
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    14th May 2017, 10:51 PM
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    14th May 2017, 09:38 PM
    You know this is my first build thread,, this is just as much work as the rocket. (maybe more) so far I'm up to 121 pictures of this rocket. A few...
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    14th May 2017, 07:25 AM
    pod cones :wink:
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    13th May 2017, 11:19 PM
    Okay, so, I've done the ring, well, two 1/4s and one 1/2 of a ring. It was a bit of a PITA for filets. I'm not sure about the belly ring, its bigger...
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    13th May 2017, 04:56 AM
    How about some nose cone pictures :wink: Need to fill in some saw marks and core out for the attachment point and weight for balance if need be.
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    13th May 2017, 01:55 AM
    Let me quot a great designer, about rings on a rocket ("it really ties the room together") I think it needs the rings. Gary yours also, needs...
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    12th May 2017, 04:33 PM
    I'm thinking colors,,, I'd like to be able to stay close to the original scheme. black and a burnt orange (?) I really like the look of this red...
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    12th May 2017, 03:35 PM
    Thanks Gary, Its the one tool I don't have,, For the most part I get away with using chisels, sanders, knives though. I'm guessing here, but maybe...
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    12th May 2017, 04:38 AM
    well I worked on the nose cone tonight, I thought about how Neil's cone has a bit of a rounded shape and started to lay out the lines on the block....
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    11th May 2017, 05:17 AM
    Okay got the forward two centering rings and shock cord expoyed on. I didn't glue the aft ring on, so later I can epoxy the fins to the mmt and the...
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    10th May 2017, 04:35 AM
    Thanks for the kind words, wait till you see the small changes I made Teddy, Its going to blow Neil's mind. Funny how rocketry is the opposite of my...
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    10th May 2017, 12:28 AM
    here are some dry fit pictures, looks pretty good. I think the need for one more centering ring is in order. I want the fwr part of the fin tab to be...
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