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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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    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: Filling in body tube spirals... gna, Sep 21, 2019 at 3:03 AM
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    3. MicroMaxx (MMX)

      Rockets that fly on the Quest MicroMaxx motors.
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    4. Low Power Rocketry (LPR)

      Rockets using motors 1/4A through D impulse.
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    5. Mid Power Rocketry (MPR)

      Rockets using motors from E through G impulse.
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      Latest: Ventris SRB Nytrunner, Sep 21, 2019 at 3:34 AM
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    6. High Power Rocketry (HPR)

      Rockets using motors from H impulse upwards.
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      Latest: MAC Hyper 54 L2 cert build Andrew_ASC, Sep 21, 2019 at 4:57 AM
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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: Quest D16 vs Estes D12? BEC, Sep 21, 2019 at 5:00 AM
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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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      Latest: Best GPS tracking system? ksaves2, Sep 20, 2019 at 6:59 PM
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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: Battery Jump-Starter Brad Willmore, Sep 20, 2019 at 5:40 AM
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    10. Recovery

      Discussions about anything regarding getting your rocket to come back safely.
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      Latest: Chute shroud lines Joshua Westbrook, Sep 20, 2019 at 3:24 PM
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    1. Techniques

      Share your modeling techniques with other builders.
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      Latest: shock cord material Wallace, Sep 21, 2019 at 3:54 AM
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    2. Scratch Built

      For the modeler that enjoys building from the ground up.
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      Latest: Alcubierre Build Thread Bill S, Sep 21, 2019 at 1:25 AM
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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. 3-D Printing and Related topics

      CAD software (since used for 3D printing, machining, laser cutting, etc.) 3D printing Machining (stuff involving lathes and mills) Laser Cutting and CNC Routing
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      Latest: CAD software recommendations, for Mac? caveduck, Sep 21, 2019 at 12:41 AM
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    5. 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: Dyno Soar Rocketry Aurora build burkefj, Sep 18, 2019 at 5:10 PM
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    6. Scale

      The place to talk about scale. Scale builds, scale data, useful photos. It all goes here.
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      Latest: Black Brant Vc Documentation John Brohm, Sep 20, 2019 at 10:40 PM
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    7. Competition Rocketry

      Talk about competition rocketry here. Anything from informal club competitions to FAI internationals.
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      Latest: the LAUNCH CANADA challenge mpitfield, Aug 29, 2019
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    8. Cardstock Rocketry

      Rockets built from paper and/or cardstock.
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      Latest: Card Model design rocketsharma, Aug 23, 2019
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    9. 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: BALLS 28 plugger, Sep 20, 2019 at 3:14 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: High Frontier 16 OKTurbo, Sep 20, 2019 at 3:17 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, Sep 20, 2019 at 12:40 AM
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    5. United Kingdom Rocketry

      The forum for discussing rocketry in the United Kingdom.
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      Latest: estes F15-0 Tim51, Sep 20, 2019 at 11:15 AM
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    1. Vendor Giveaways

      Forum to host Sponsor related Giveaways.
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    2. Vendor Display

      Vendor announcements on their products, specials and company news. Please remember to show vendors the respect they deserve.
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    1. Product and Vendor Reviews

      Forum to discuss reviews of both products and Vendors. Please keep everything very civil.
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      Latest: PerfectFlite Order Problems. Eljay, Sep 21, 2019 at 4:23 AM
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    2. Rocketry Deal Forum

      This forum is for you to post eBay, Amazon, Craigslist, Facebook and other rocketry specific deals you have found.
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      Latest: Hobby Lobby Clearance BEC, Sep 16, 2019 at 10:45 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: Performance Fiberglass X-15 DAllen, Sep 21, 2019 at 3:03 AM
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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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      Latest: Thermalite For Sale Tthread Frederocket, Sep 20, 2019 at 9:02 PM
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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: Photo test jim_kc, Sep 18, 2019 at 1:27 PM
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