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  1. Bill S replied to the thread Windows 7 Going Away.

    I ended up trying the upgrade from Win 7 to 10. I did NOT want to do a clean install, because even though I was able to copy essential...

    Jan 18, 2020 at 2:34 PM
  2. Bill S replied to the thread estes executioner.

    I'm in the same situation, Vdutel, picked up one during the Estes xmas sale, not sure exactly what I want to do to it so far. At the...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 1:39 PM
  3. Bill S liked Vdutel's post in the thread estes executioner.

    I have one kit on my shelf waiting to be built. After reading this thread, guess it might get mods too.. I like the ideas shared here......

    Jan 17, 2020 at 1:38 PM
  4. Bill S replied to the thread What's the lowest outside temperature to spray filler primer?.

    I can safely say that the Montana paints are NOT suitable for rockets. While they were usable in cold temperatures, they went on thick...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:43 AM
  5. Bill S replied to the thread CRITICAL Windows update today.

    Well I went ahead and tried to update my laptop from Win 7 to 10, and guess what? It couldn't update, due to the dreaded "could not...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:40 AM
  6. Bill S replied to the thread CRITICAL Windows update today.

    Yikes!

    Jan 15, 2020 at 12:25 AM
  7. Bill S liked Scott_650's post in the thread New Estes Kits.

    From the Estes company FB page celebration of Vern Estes’ birthday. You can see the kits and/or rockets on the table behind everyone....

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  8. Bill S replied to the thread Chinese-made drones (DJI).

    This is what happens when you use non-US microprocessors and electronics parts. :(

    Jan 14, 2020 at 1:15 AM
  9. Bill S liked scadaman29325's post in the thread Carolina Clemson Luna Bugs, my first masking attempt.

    I really like how you eased the edges and corners of the fins. Nice job.

    Jan 13, 2020 at 12:03 AM
  10. Bill S attached a file to the thread Carolina Clemson Luna Bugs, my first masking attempt.

    Here you go... the area at the base of the fin where it looks irregular is actually glare from the overhead lights. I could see that...

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  11. Bill S replied to the thread Carolina Clemson Luna Bugs, my first masking attempt.

    I did masking for the first time today, and took Micromeister's advice about lightly burnishing down the edges of the Tamiya yellow...

    Jan 12, 2020