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  1. BEC replied to the thread Estes SLV Build.

    Get one while you can, Glen. John Boren told me it's basically a SPEV as they aren't doing balsa nose cones any more (and it uses five...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 7:25 AM
  2. BEC replied to the thread Jolly Logic Altimeter Three: Cannot connect (and other problems).

    Reset procedure on the lower right corner of page 7 in the manual....

    Jun 16, 2019 at 7:20 AM
  3. BEC replied to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    We had three of these at our monthly club launch today. Mine did its fourth flight on a Q-Jet C12-4....and was a quite nominal flight....

    Jun 16, 2019 at 7:12 AM
  4. BEC attached a file to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    I don’t think there is a problem....other than liftoff mass is a bit much for C6 on a three-foot rod and people being unwilling to exert...

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  5. BEC replied to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    I agree - pictures, please. I have three flights on my 1/200 S-V (as readers of this thread already know), one on a C6-3, one on a C12-4...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 6:57 PM
  6. BEC replied to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    On the heat shrink to hold in Q-Jet initiators: The nozzle size seems to vary by impulse. It's very difficult to get the tubing in on a...

    Jun 12, 2019 at 1:17 AM
  7. BEC replied to the thread Looking for volunteers to test a new altimeter.

    That's all looking great. I imagine there are quite a few folks who will be quite interested in the Android version.

    Jun 11, 2019 at 6:57 AM
  8. BEC replied to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    There aren't any now. What you have read is correct for the best results. That said, I have learned through flying lots of altimeters in...

    Jun 11, 2019 at 1:34 AM
  9. BEC replied to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    Russ will have to answer of course, but if AltimeterThree is anything to go by, the hardware works with apps on either platform. ....so...

    Jun 11, 2019 at 1:06 AM
  10. BEC replied to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    Thanks for bringing us back more on topic, Russ. That said....when will you have more FS Minis? :D

    Jun 11, 2019 at 12:52 AM
  11. BEC replied to the thread In an Internet minute.

    Well, the number of people who must be watching to consume over 694,000 hours of TV in one minute can be had by simply multiplying the...

    Jun 11, 2019 at 12:41 AM
  12. BEC attached a file to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    In several of my recently purchased Q-Jets it's been on the "initiator" leads. These from the same pack of C12-4s from which the...

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  13. BEC replied to the thread In an Internet minute.

    I'm not sure I buy that Netflix stat. That would mean that about 1/3 of Netflix' 139 million subscribers would be watching at any given...

    Jun 11, 2019 at 12:17 AM
  14. BEC attached a file to the thread Estes 1/200 Scale RTF Saturn V.

    No, no.....take the red tubing OFF the igniter and jam it in the nozzle beside the igniter, just like was recommended by Quest with the...

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  15. BEC replied to the thread NARAM 61— rules on Sport Rocket motor casing ejection?.

    Per the NARAM-61 web site, Mario Perdue is running the Sport Range. You could probably ask him directly....

    Jun 9, 2019