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    1. The Watering Hole

      An area where general discussions can take place, that don't necessarily fit well into other categories. This can relate to rocketry, general chat, or any other topic not prohibited by TRF rules and guidelines.
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      Latest: World Cup Final samb, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:51 PM
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    2. Beginners & Educational Programs

      An area for those new to model rocketry to exchange ideas or ask questions. Also the place to discuss model rocketry Educational programs, etc.
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      Latest: Attaching shock cord to motor tube lakeroadster, Jul 15, 2018 at 1:54 PM
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    3. MicroMaxx (MMX)

      Rockets that fly on the Quest MicroMaxx motors.
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      Latest: Build thread: New Semroc MX kits kuririn, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:43 AM
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    4. Low Power Rocketry (LPR)

      Rockets using motors 1/4A through D impulse.
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      Latest: First build thread: PemTech TRF logo rocket kuririn, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:54 PM
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    5. Mid Power Rocketry (MPR)

      Rockets using motors from E through G impulse.
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    6. High Power Rocketry (HPR)

      Rockets using motors from H impulse upwards.
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      Latest: Creative Payloads for High Power Rockets Ccolvin968, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:53 PM
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    7. Propulsion

      Discussions of motors ranging from single-use black powder motors, composite reloads, hybrids, etc.
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      Latest: AT 29mm cases unavailable DavidMcCann, Jul 15, 2018 at 7:58 PM
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    8. Rocketry Electronics and Software

      An area to ask questions or discuss electronics and computer software issues related to rocketry. Eg: OpenRocket, Rocksim, Onboard Video, Altimeters.
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    9. Ground Support

      Ground Support and Launch Equipment - if it doesn't fly, it goes here.
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      Latest: Questions about my DIY Launch Controller OverTheTop, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:00 PM
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    10. Recovery

      Discussions about anything regarding getting your rocket to come back safely.
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      Latest: Recovery System Design Help kuririn, Jul 11, 2018 at 5:37 PM
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    1. Techniques

      Share your modeling techniques with other builders.
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      Latest: Tool Making KC3KNM, Jul 15, 2018 at 5:52 PM
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    2. Scratch Built

      For the modeler that enjoys building from the ground up.
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      Latest: Argentine Condor missile Condor-I-AIII torkemado, Jul 15, 2018 at 9:13 PM
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    3. Plans

      This section is primarily for the plans for your scratchbuilt models. Optimally, we'd like to see the "plans" and/or associated (Rocksim, Spacecad, etc.) file first, then any discussion to follow.
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    4. Rocket Boosted Gliders

      For discussions about all types of rocket boosted gliders. Parasite gliders, boost gliders, rocket gliders, flex-wing gliders, lifting bodies and R/C variants. Also the place for helicopter recovery.
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      Latest: Help trimming boost glider caveduck, Jul 14, 2018 at 11:25 AM
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    5. Scale

      The place to talk about scale. Scale builds, scale data, useful photos. It all goes here.
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    6. Competition Rocketry

      Talk about competition rocketry here. Anything from informal club competitions to FAI internationals.
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      Latest: 2018 IREC jnelson, Jun 30, 2018
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    7. Cardstock Rocketry

      Rockets built from paper and/or cardstock.
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    8. Oddrocs

      Rockets that are just....different.
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    1. LDRS Announcements

      LDRS 35 Announcements
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    2. LDRS Questions & Answers

      Submit your questions here; the LDRS 34 hosts will answer them as quickly as possible
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    1. National Events

      Discussion area for National (or International!) events.
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      Latest: AIRFEST XXIV mikeyd, Jul 15, 2018 at 2:53 AM
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    2. Regional or Local Events

      Discussion of events in your area. Personal launch reports are welcome, too.
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      Latest: SARA/ SOUTHERN ARIZONA ROCKETRY ASSOCIATION kweaver, Jul 15, 2018 at 9:38 PM
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    3. Contests

      An area for people to host rocket contests, also the home of TRF's Secret Santa exchange.
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    4. Canadian Rocketry

      Discussion area for rocketry activities in Canada
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      Latest: Cambridge Rocket Club in Ontario sunward, Jul 13, 2018 at 5:46 PM
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    5. United Kingdom Rocketry

      The forum for discussing rocketry in the United Kingdom.
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    1. Vendor Display

      Vendor announcements on their products, specials and company news. Please remember to show vendors the respect they deserve.
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      Latest: Additive Aerospace - Fly Away Rail Guides markkoelsch, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:48 PM
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    2. Product and Vendor Reviews

      Forum to discuss reviews of both products and Vendors. Please keep everything very civil.
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      Latest: Madcow 4th of July sale skip_dye, Jul 15, 2018 at 11:52 PM
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    3. Yard Sale / Wanted

      If you have a personal rocketry-related item for sale, or that you're looking for, this is where you list it. These are for one time sales items. If you have similar items for sale on a somewhat regular basis, please list them under the "Vendor" forum.
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      Latest: 24mm Hardware lawndartman, Jul 15, 2018 at 3:55 PM
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    1. Rocketry Forum Feedback & Announcements

      This is where constructive criticism is sought and appreciated. Keep in mind that not every suggestion can be implemented though.
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    2. Area 51

      This is the post test area, where you can learn how to post to the forum.
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      Latest: test kuririn, Jul 11, 2018 at 9:00 PM
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