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  1. Tim51 replied to the thread LOC 4" Nike Zeus build thread (With mods)....

    Thanks for doing a thread on this. Following with interest!

    Jan 20, 2020 at 10:35 AM
  2. Tim51 liked Mugs914's post in the thread LOC 4" Nike Zeus build thread (With mods)....

    Oops, I forgot to add the obligatory "dry-fit" shot. LOC Vulcanite too, for scale, I suppose... You can see the mods to the nose and...

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  3. Tim51 liked Mugs914's post in the thread LOC 4" Nike Zeus build thread (With mods)....

    As soon as I saw this one I knew there was one in my future. I've always been a fan of air defense/ABM missiles, so this was a natural...

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  4. dhbarr liked TimothyG's post in the thread University looking for a launch date.

    Thanks for the update, I had started searching for information in a mild panic after seeing that as we built our entire project around...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:50 AM
  5. dhbarr liked Steve Shannon's post in the thread Strength and Materials Requirements.

    We’d like to have you anyway. [emoji3]

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:46 AM
  6. dhbarr liked jlabrasca's post in the thread Tips on finding materials to build Level 1 / 2 cert rocket..

    Hi Ben Take a look at Mike Westerfield's Make: High Power Rockets. When last I priced the bill of materials (in August), excluding...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:44 AM
  7. dhbarr liked Igotnothing's post in the thread Tips on finding materials to build Level 1 / 2 cert rocket..

    Scrounge for materials. A cardboard tube from a large roll of plotter paper is thick, heavy, soft and generally disappointing as a...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:44 AM
  8. dhbarr attached a file to the thread Tips on finding materials to build Level 1 / 2 cert rocket..

    3in plastic nosecone from either Estes ( Big Daddy ) or Mercury ( Big School Rocket ). Two mailing tubes from the UPS store. One piece...

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  9. ThirstyBarbarian replied to the thread SpaceX Falcon 9 historic landing thread (1st landing attempt & most recent missions).

    As always, he did a great job with this video.

    Jan 20, 2020 at 6:49 AM
  10. ThirstyBarbarian liked mpitfield's post in the thread SpaceX Falcon 9 historic landing thread (1st landing attempt & most recent missions).

    Scott Manley did a decent video on the event. [MEDIA]

    Jan 20, 2020 at 6:48 AM
  11. wsume99 replied to the thread Hyperloc 835 Build (updated kit) - Level 2 kit.

    How are fillets going to correct a curved fin? They may help prevent flutter because the fins are thin but if the fin is curved the...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 6:40 AM
  12. Rawcat attached a file to the thread What did you do rocket wise today?.

    Finished my cert 1 attempt rocket

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  13. Mugs914 attached a file to the thread LOC 4" Nike Zeus build thread (With mods)....

    Back to the Spartan... As I said, I'm making the forward fins from 1/64" ply. I really like working with this stuff. Here is how I did...

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  14. ThirstyBarbarian replied to the thread Spherachutes.

    Yes, it makes it a complete pain in the ass. The Fruity Chutes company has a descent rate calculator that supposedly allows you to...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 5:24 AM
  15. Rocketjunkie replied to the thread Spherachutes.

    I use a lot of Spherachutes, more than any other manufacturer. That being said, you will need a size or 2 larger than other brands of...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 5:14 AM
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