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  1. g.pitts liked Greg Furtman's post in the thread Eggtimer Quantum.

    :rolleyes:[ATTACH]

    MrNaturalRightTool.jpg Feb 20, 2020 at 2:27 AM
  2. g.pitts replied to the thread Revision to Tripoli Rule Regarding Wireless Remote Switches.

    The stories I could tell you about manufacturing issues in a PRC factory that originated because of counterfeit tooling...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 4:54 AM
  3. g.pitts liked cerving's post in the thread Eggtimer Quantum.

    Not necessarily, almost all deployment computers either have a battery common to the igniters (the logical place to add a single break)...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 4:51 AM
  4. g.pitts liked manixFan's post in the thread Using Kevlar as recovery harness attachment on 38mm min diam project.

    You can also use heat shrink to secure the loop, which still allows the finger trap to work as intended. Not as secure as sewing but...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 10:46 PM
  5. g.pitts liked Nytrunner's post in the thread Rocket nozzle design.

    Rocket propellant formulas and motor design are restricted to the research section of the forum, requiring at least L1 high-power...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 10:45 PM
  6. g.pitts liked manixFan's post in the thread Revision to Tripoli Rule Regarding Wireless Remote Switches.

    Of course there is a website called ferrulesdirect.com! That is a high degree of specialization. Thanks for the link. Tony

    Feb 18, 2020 at 2:02 AM
  7. g.pitts replied to the thread Revision to Tripoli Rule Regarding Wireless Remote Switches.

    A JST crimp tool I checked out - very briefly - was over $600. Needless to say, I passed on that "investment".

    Feb 18, 2020 at 2:01 AM
  8. g.pitts liked Pariah Zero's post in the thread Revision to Tripoli Rule Regarding Wireless Remote Switches.

    Depends on the tool... this is the one I bought... $64-ish. I have no idea if that’s spendy in a hobby where you have rockets named...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 1:58 AM
  9. g.pitts liked Bat-mite's post in the thread Questions about Entacore AIM altimeter..

    Just to close out this thread -- I bought an Altus Metrum EasyMini.

    Feb 18, 2020 at 1:57 AM
  10. g.pitts liked Bat-mite's post in the thread My quest for an O motor launch..

    MDRA has video up now. Support our YouTube channel! [MEDIA]

    Feb 18, 2020 at 1:42 AM
  11. g.pitts liked CoachSteve's post in the thread Upsale Big Daddy or Der red Max?.

    how about a 4" ACME Spitfire? here is the kit version [img]

    Feb 18, 2020 at 1:38 AM
  12. g.pitts replied to the thread Eggtimer Quantum.

    That’s great! Looks like you are on the right track.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 8:15 PM
  13. g.pitts replied to the thread Revision to Tripoli Rule Regarding Wireless Remote Switches.

    Nice system. Out of curiosity, what is the cost of the crimp tool? I've seen some priced reasonably, others (JST comes to mind...) are...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 1:32 AM
  14. g.pitts liked Pariah Zero's post in the thread magnetic recovery system.

    At the end of the day, you’ve got to rapidly deliver X joules of energy to separate the rocket and shove the recovery system out. Energy...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 12:07 AM
  15. g.pitts liked MGL's post in the thread Revision to Tripoli Rule Regarding Wireless Remote Switches.

    IMO, this is the best post in the entire conversation. Time to change the "air gap" rule and allow advanced methods to be implemented...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 11:30 PM
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