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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: Rocket recovery vehicle :-) Bat-mite, Nov 19, 2018 at 2:39 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: Nozzle Design Concept FA_95, Nov 19, 2018 at 11:06 AM
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    3. MicroMaxx (MMX)

      Rockets that fly on the Quest MicroMaxx motors.
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      Latest: MMX B/G and R/G Amsterdam, Nov 9, 2018
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    4. Low Power Rocketry (LPR)

      Rockets using motors 1/4A through D impulse.
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      Latest: Drag racing the alien interceptor lowga, Nov 19, 2018 at 8:23 AM
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    5. Mid Power Rocketry (MPR)

      Rockets using motors from E through G impulse.
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      Latest: Estes Prowler ready for flight! Jozef, Nov 19, 2018 at 2:20 PM
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    6. High Power Rocketry (HPR)

      Rockets using motors from H impulse upwards.
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      Latest: Hard Hats in HPR Bat-mite, Nov 19, 2018 at 2:37 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: AeroTech Open Thread Normzilla, Nov 19, 2018 at 5:12 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: Rocket Design and Simulation Software Bob Austin, Nov 19, 2018 at 2:58 AM
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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: Ideas for a club launch pad UhClem, Nov 18, 2018 at 9:05 PM
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    10. Recovery

      Discussions about anything regarding getting your rocket to come back safely.
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      Latest: Jolly Logic Chute Release Misbehavior Jozef, Nov 19, 2018 at 2:17 PM
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    1. Techniques

      Share your modeling techniques with other builders.
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      Latest: Rear Ejection... when, where, why? snrkl, Nov 19, 2018 at 11:25 AM
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    2. Scratch Built

      For the modeler that enjoys building from the ground up.
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      Latest: A few builds I have done / working on. GalantVR41062, Nov 19, 2018 at 5:23 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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      Latest: OpenRocket Help Bruiser, Oct 28, 2018
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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: Arcie II RC Boost Glider from Arkansas [Edmonds] Crawf56, Nov 15, 2018 at 10:01 PM
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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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      Latest: Estes New Releases bibbster, Nov 19, 2018 at 1:53 PM
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    6. Competition Rocketry

      Talk about competition rocketry here. Anything from informal club competitions to FAI internationals.
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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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      Latest: Help with a styrofoam cup build Gus, Nov 2, 2018
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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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      Latest: Newbie question...What is LDRS? mikec, Sep 7, 2018
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    3. Latest: LDRS Nike Smoke drag race solid_fuel, Nov 17, 2018 at 3:14 AM
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    1. National Events

      Discussion area for National (or International!) events.
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      Latest: 2019 National Sports Launch (NSL) Ideas tbonerocketeer, Nov 19, 2018 at 2:09 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: Midwest Power 16 Pre-registration is open CzTeacherMan, Nov 19, 2018 at 5:43 AM
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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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      Latest: February: 3D Print Contest dr wogz, Nov 15, 2018 at 1:15 PM
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    4. Canadian Rocketry

      Discussion area for rocketry activities in Canada
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      Latest: Score! Quixote, Nov 17, 2018 at 5:48 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: Wildman Holiday Sales swatkat, Nov 19, 2018 at 7:28 AM
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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: Onebadhawk - FANTASTIC Customer Service grouch, Nov 18, 2018 at 11:26 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: Dr. Rocket 54mm Forward closures Dipstick, Nov 19, 2018 at 1:40 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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