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  1. Charles_McG replied to the thread Not ready to actually fly mid power yet but want one! Thoughts?.

    ++1 on Gordon’s craftsmanship. I have from him: Titan IIIe nose and tail cones 1/35 Gemini capsule 1/100 Gemini capsule and service...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 11:56 PM
  2. Charles_McG replied to the thread What did you do rocket wise today?.

    The black PLA makes it look kinda Bat-ly, doesn't it. I'm hoping to balance it so that it will 'Fall With Style'. Time to queue up a...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 2:45 PM
  3. Charles_McG liked cerving's post in the thread New Eggtimer Proton Firmware - 1.02N.

    After several months of testing and in conjunction with our policy of continuous product improvement, we've now released a new version...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 11:52 AM
  4. Charles_McG replied to the thread Tripoli prohibition on the use of 3D printed fin cans for L3 certification.

    What do you use with PETG? And not being an L3 flier, what’s so different between a 10G J boost and a 10G M boost? Torque and lateral...

    Jun 23, 2019 at 1:58 AM
  5. Charles_McG attached a file to the thread What did you do rocket wise today?.

    I printed what might be just a fancy nosecone. [ATTACH]

    IMG_1139.jpg Jun 23, 2019 at 1:02 AM
  6. Charles_McG liked mbeels's post in the thread Not ready to actually fly mid power yet but want one! Thoughts?.

    I often do both, on opposite sides of the rocket. I can use the rail buttons at club launches, and a 3/16" launch lug on my own pad...

    Jun 19, 2019
  7. Charles_McG replied to the thread Not ready to actually fly mid power yet but want one! Thoughts?.

    Basically, MPR is the same as HPR, only without the fiberglass or certification. I mostly fly MPR. I like the 2-3" diameters. Feels...

    Jun 19, 2019
  8. Charles_McG replied to the thread Rocket with weather instrumentation launched into tornado.

    Another thought about tube launching. Foam (pool noodle) sabots have been demonstrated in the model rocket community. A forward sabot...

    Jun 19, 2019